Kafr ash Shaykh
in Kafr el-Sheikh Governorate, Egypt

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
31.112 and 30.940 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 31° 6' 42" and E 30° 56' 23"
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: 11:41 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Cairo
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:18 am and 6:30 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: 2024-04-23 08:18:23

Discover Kafr ash Shaykh

Kafr ash Shaykh in Kafr el-Sheikh Governorate with it's 143,970 citizens is a city in Egypt about 75 mi (or 120 km) north of Cairo, the country's capital city.

Local time in Kafr ash Shaykh is now 11:41 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Cairo with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 7 airports in the vicinity of Kafr ash Shaykh, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Egypt is El Nouzha Airport in a distance of 59 mi (or 95 km), 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 Historic Cairo in a distance of 76 mi (or 122 km), South.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Tanda, Al Mansurah, Damanhur, Shibin al Kawm and Banha. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 35°C / 95 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 32°C / 89 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 69 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 15%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 13 km/h (8 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Wednesday, 24th of April 2024

41°C (105 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Thursday, 25th of April 2024

26°C (78 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Overcast clouds, fresh breeze.

Friday, 26th of April 2024

25°C (77 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

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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.


Xois was a town of great antiquity and considerable size. Situated nearly in the center of the Nile Delta in Egypt, it is identified as the ancient Egyptian city of Khasut or Khaset or Sakha.

Located at 31.089, 30.951 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities in Ancient Egypt, Ancient Greek sites in Egypt, Ruins in Egypt, Former populated places in Egypt, Nile River Delta

Kafr el-Sheikh

Kafr el-Sheikh is the capital of Kafr el-Sheikh Governorate, Egypt, about 134 km north of Cairo, in the Nile Delta of lower Egypt. As of November 2006, the town had a population of 147,380 inhabitants.

Located at 31.1117, 30.9458 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Governorate capitals in Egypt, Populated places in Kafr el-Sheikh Governorate

Kafrelsheikh University

Kafr ash Shaykh University,sometimes written in English as Kafr el-Sheikh University, earlier a branch of Tanta University, is located at Kafr ash Shaykh, in the middle of the Nile Delta. The University has a number of faculties (or colleges) such as: Arts, Education, Agriculture, engineering, Specific Education, Veterinary Medicine, science, commerce, physical education.

Located at 31.0983, 30.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities in Egypt

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kafr el-Sheikh, Kafr al-Sheikh, Kafr-Sheikh, Kafr ash Shaykh, كفر الشيخ