in Damietta Governorate, Egypt

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
31.416 and 31.813 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 31° 24' 59" and E 31° 48' 47"
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: 01:49 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Cairo
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:48 am and 6:59 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: 2024-06-17 08:00:01

Delve into Damietta

Damietta in Damietta Governorate with it's 76,839 habitants is a town located in Egypt about 99 mi (or 160 km) north of Cairo, the country's capital town.

Time in Damietta is now 01:49 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Cairo with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Damietta, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Egypt is Port Said Airport in a distance of 27 mi (or 43 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Egypt is Historic Cairo in a distance of 100 mi (or 161 km), South.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Port Said, Al Mansurah, Zagazig, Kafr ash Shaykh and Ismailia. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 78 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 63%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 18th of June 2024

25°C (78 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 19th of June 2024

26°C (79 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 20th of June 2024

27°C (80 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

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Published: October 27, 2010
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Published: June 02, 2012
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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Damietta, also known as Damiata, or Domyat, is a port and the capital of the Damietta Governorate in Egypt. It is located at the Damietta branch, a distributary of the Nile, 15 kilometres from the Mediterranean Sea, about 200 kilometres north of Cairo.

Located at 31.4167, 31.8167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Damietta, Governorate capitals in Egypt, Populated places in Damietta Governorate, Populated coastal places in Egypt, Crusade places, Nile River Delta


Caphutkia (also Capotakia or Kapotakia) in Aramaic קפוטקיא, קפוטקאי, קפודקאי, (later Katpatuka in Old Persian) was the name used in mediaeval Jewish and Syriac writings for the town in the vicinity of the former Ptolemaic city of Pelusium and its later Arab counterpart Damietta. Caphutkia is mentioned in the Targums and the Syriac commentary on Genesis where it is identified with the locality called Caphtor in the Bible.

Located at 31.4167, 31.8167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Medieval Egypt

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Damiette, Dimyāṭ, Dumiat, Dumyâṭ, Damiata, Dumqat, Doemjat, Dumyāţ, دمياط, Дамиета, Damieta, Damietta, Δαμιέτη, دمیاط, דמיאט, Դամիետա, QDX, Dimyath, ディムヤート, დუმიატი, 다미에타, Tamiathis, Dumjatas, Dumjāta, ਦਮੀਆਤ, Думъят, Dumját, Дамијета, ดาเมียตตา, Dimyat, Думят, 杜姆亚特