in Oran Province, Algeria
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 35.699 and -0.636 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 35° 41' 56" and W -0° 38' 9"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dinar - DZD
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 04:35 PM (Saturday)
- Timezone: Africa/Algiers
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:22 am and 7:39 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -37.650 and 178.483 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 2,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Algeria.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Algeria. Last Update: 0000-00-00 00:00:00
Delve into Oran
Oran in Oran Province with it's 645,984 habitants is located in Algeria about 219 mi (or 353 km) west of Algiers, the country's capital town.
Current time in Oran is now 04:35 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Algiers with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports close to Oran, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Algeria is Es Senia Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Sidi Bel Abbes, Ain Temouchent, Mostaganem, Mascara and Tlemcen. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Le Meridien Oran Hotel & Convention Centre
Royal Hotel Oran - MGallery by Sofitel
Sheraton Oran Hotel
Four Points by Sheraton Oran
Best Western Hotel Colombe
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 16°C / 61 °F
|Morning Temperature||15°C / 60 °F|
|Evening Temperature||16°C / 61 °F|
|Night Temperature||16°C / 60 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1010.8 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 1% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Sunday, 21st of April 2019
15°C (59 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Very heavy rain, calm, overcast clouds.
Monday, 22nd of April 2019
16°C (62 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.
Tuesday, 23rd of April 2019
17°C (62 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Attack on Mers-el-Kébir
The Attack on Mers-el-Kébir, part of Operation Catapult and also known as the Battle of Mers-el-Kébir, was a British Navy bombardment of the French Navy at Mers-el-Kébir on the coast of what was then French Algeria on 3 July 1940. A British naval task force attacked the French fleet, which was at anchor and not expecting an assault from Britain, France's former ally. The attack resulted in the deaths of 1,297 French servicemen, the sinking of a battleship and the damaging of five other ships.
Stade Ahmed Zabana
Stade Ahmed Zabana is a multi-purpose stadium in Oran, Algeria. It is currently used mostly for football matches. It is the home ground of MC Oran. The stadium holds 40,000. Currently, a new stadium, called Olympic Stadium, is being constructed.
Operation Reservist was an Allied military operation during World War II. Part of Operation Torch (the Allied invasion of North Africa), it was an attempted landing of troops directly into the harbour at Oran. The purpose of Operation Reservist was to capture the valuable facilities and ships at the Vichy French port of Oran before they could be destroyed.
Stade Habib Bouakeul
The Stade Habib Bouakeul is a multi-use stadium in Oran, Algeria. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of ASM Oran. The stadium holds 20,000 people.
List of shipwrecks in 1980
The list of shipwrecks in 1980 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1980.
Oran Es Sénia Airport
Es-Sénia - Ben Bella Airport is an airport located 4.7 nm (8.7 km) south of Oran, near Es Sénia, in Algeria.
Olympic Stadium of Oran
Olympic Stadium of Oran is a multi-use stadium in Oran, Algeria, that is currently under construction. Once completed in 2014, it will be used mostly for football matches and will host the home matches of MC Oran. The stadium will have a capacity of 40,000 people. It replaces their current stadium Ahmed Zabana Stadium. On December 5, 2011, the minister of Youth and Sports, El Hachemi Djiar, announced that the stadium would be completed before the end of 2012.
Great Synagogue (Oran)
The Great Synagogue of Oran, Algeria, was built and consecrated in 1880 at the initiative of Simon Kanoui, but its inauguration took place only in 1918. Also known as Temple Israelite, it is located on the former Boulevard Joffre, currently Boulevard Maata Mohamed El Habib. It was one of the largest and most superb synagogues in North Africa.
HMS Walney (Y04)
HMS Walney (Y04), launched in 1930 as USCGC Sebago, was a Banff class sloop. She was transferred to the Royal Navy in 1941 and lost in 1942 in Operation Reservist, an attack on Oran that formed part of Operation Torch. Her captain, Frederick Thornton Peters, received the Victoria Cross for gallantry during this operation.
Oran Tafraoui Airport
Oran Tafaraoui Airport is a joint civil/military airport in Oran Province, Algeria.
Hassan Basha Mosque
The Hassan Basha Mosque is a mosque in Oran, built in 1797 during the reign of Mohamed Bey large order of Baba Hassan Basha of Algiers (the expulsion of the Moors). First imam of the mosque, Sheikh Sidi Mohamed El-Sunni Al-Mahaji.
El Kerma is a town and commune in Oran Province, Algeria. According to the 1998 census it has a population of 13637.
Sidi Chami is a town and commune in Oran Province, Algeria. In 1998, it has a population of 58,857.
Bir El Djir
Bir El Djir is a town and commune in Oran Province, Algeria. According to the 1998 census it has a population of 73,029.
Hassi Bounif is a town and commune in Oran Province, Algeria. According to the 1998 census it has a population of 44,649.
Hassi Ben Okba
Hassi Ben Okba is a town and commune in Oran Province, Algeria. According to the 1998 census it has a population of 9435.
El Braya is a town and commune in Oran Province, Algeria. According to the 1998 census it has a population of 3879.
Royal Hotel (Oran)
Royal Hotel is a luxury hotel in Oran, Algeria. One of the most luxurious hotels in Oran, it is set in a colonial building dated to 1920 and contains 112 rooms, 12 junior suites and 5 senior suites.
Ahmed Zabana National Museum
The Ahmed Zabana National Museum is a museum located in Oran, Algeria and is named after the Algerian national hero Ahmed Zabana executed by the French on May 19, 1956 in Algiers. The first floor of the museum tells the story of the local impact of Algeria's battle for independence from France including a list of local people executed by the French between 1954 and 1962.
List of shipwrecks in January 1943
The list of shipwrecks in January 1943 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during January 1943.
Cathédrale du Sacré-Cœur d'Oran
Cathédrale du Sacré-Cœur d'Oran is a cathedral located on the Place de la Kahina, on Boulevard Hammou-boutlelis, in Oran, Algeria. It was built between 1904 to 1913 by Albert Ballu, the architect of the Government of Algeria, and by the company of Auguste and Gustave Perret. The church was consecrated on 30 April 1930, was transformed into a regional library in 1984, then a public library in 1996.
These districts belong to Oran.
- Arbos Ville
- Dar el Beida
- Eugene Etienne
- Victor Hugo
- Village Negre
These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Oran.Popular in vicinity
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Oran.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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