in Beheira Governorate, Egypt

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
31.400 and 30.417 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 31° 23' 58" and E 30° 25' 1"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - EGP
Spoken languages:
Arabic, English, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 12:19 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Africa/Cairo
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:55 am and 6:13 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Egypt in Northern Africa

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Egypt.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Egypt. Last Update: 2023-03-24 08:18:37

Discover Rosetta

Rosetta in Beheira Governorate with it's 64,481 citizens is a town in Egypt about 105 mi (or 169 km) north-west of Cairo, the country's capital city.

Current time in Rosetta is now 12:19 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Cairo with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 6 airports near Rosetta, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Egypt is El Nouzha Airport in a distance of 31 mi (or 51 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Egypt is Abu Mena in a distance of 58 mi (or 94 km), South-West.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Damanhur, Alexandria, Kafr ash Shaykh, Tanda and Beheira. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 74 °F

Morning Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 52%
Air Pressure 1006 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 15 km/h (9 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 98% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 25th of March 2023

18°C (65 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 26th of March 2023

20°C (68 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Monday, 27th of March 2023

20°C (68 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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مدينة رشيد المصرية

Published: May 01, 2010
Length: 38:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: filmerasheed

فيلم تسجيلى عن مدينة رشيد المصرية بمجموعة من الهواة ليعبرون عن حبهم لمدينتهم العريقة محمود عبدالعزيز ابوعج...

مدينة رشيد المصرية

Published: May 01, 2010
Length: 47:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: filmerasheed

فيلم تسجيلى عن مدينة رشيد المصرية قام به مجموعة من الهواة ليعبرون عن حبهم لمدينتهم العريقة محمود عبدالعزيز...

مدينة رشيد المصرية

Published: May 01, 2010
Length: 01:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: filmerasheed

فيلم تسجيلى عن مدينة رشيد المصرية قام به مجموعة من الهواة ليعبرون عن حبهم لمدينتهم العريقة محمود عبدالعزيز...

In-stream wetland in Egypt

Published: December 23, 2013
Length: 52:55 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: iHouse

In-stream wetland in Edfina, Behera, Egypt treating (5000 m3/day) point source row municipal wastewater of villages deteriorating agriculture drainage water.

عم مصطفى الخلعى _ صناعة الموازين _ مدينة رشيد

Published: March 25, 2019
Length: 33:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ahmed Salah El Din

P O R T R A I T P H O T O G R A P H Y عم مصطفى الخلعى. الذى يعمل فى مهنه صناعة وصيانة الموازين والتى تعتبر من المهن المند...

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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.


Rosetta is a port city on the Mediterranean coast of Egypt. It is located 65 km east of Alexandria, in Beheira governorate. It was founded around 800 AD. With the decline of Alexandria following the Ottoman conquest of Egypt in 1517, Rashid boomed, only to wane in importance after Alexandria's revival. During the 19th century it was a popular British tourist destination, known for its charming Ottoman mansions, citrus groves and cleanliness.

Located at 31.4, 30.4167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Beheira Governorate, Nile River Delta, Populated coastal places in Egypt, Tourism in Egypt, Populated places established in the 1st millennium

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Rashīd, Er-Rashid, Rosette, Bolbitine, Rashîd, رشيد, Розета, Ροζέτα, Rosetta, Raŝido, رشید, Rachid, Rašid, רשיד, Rozeta, Rashid, ロゼッタ, რაშიდი, 로제타, Roseta, Рашид, Ar-Rašíd, Reşid, 羅塞塔