Al ‘Arīsh
in North Sinai Governorate, Egypt

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
31.132 and 33.798 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 31° 7' 53" and E 33° 47' 54"
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: 07:12 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Cairo
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:15 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: 2024-04-14 08:21:28

Delve into Al ‘Arīsh

Al ‘Arīsh in North Sinai Governorate with it's 128,855 habitants is located in Egypt about 169 mi (or 271 km) north-east of Cairo, the country's capital town.

Current time in Al ‘Arīsh is now 07:12 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Cairo with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 11 airports close to Al ‘Arīsh, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in Egypt is El Arish International Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 7 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Caves of Maresha and Bet-Guvrin in the Judean Lowlands as a Microcosm of the Land of the Caves in Israel at a distance of 72 mi (or 116 km). 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: Ash Shaykh Zuwayd, Rafah, Gaza, Bi'r al `Abd and Beersheba. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 22°C / 71 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 67 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 64%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 16th of April 2024

22°C (72 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 17th of April 2024

28°C (83 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 18th of April 2024

24°C (76 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Swiss Inn Resort El Arish

1,9 mi
00000 El Arish

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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IENG Group (Smart Robotics competition at AL-Arish)

Published: January 06, 2013
Length: 22:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: I ENG

(Smart Robotics competition at AL-Arish) المسابقة ستكون متاحه لجميع المهتمين بعلم الالكترونيات ابتداء من الفرقة (أعدادي هندسه) وحتى الفرقة (الثالثة)، وهي تتم...

LSS SUMA in El Arish

Published: March 09, 2009
Length: 17:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jeronimo Venegas

LSS/SUMA system in action, El Arish Egyp.

Sunset on the beach

Published: October 29, 2013
Length: 23:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ahmed Abdel-Nabi

This video is taken With benq GH700 camera , At Al-Arish - Sinai , Egypt.

منظومة الفرقة الأولى 2005-2006 العريش

Published: October 27, 2008
Length: 19:54 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: NorthSinai

منظومة الفرقة الأولى 2005-2006 العريش كلية العلوم الزراعية البيئية بالعريش.

اضراب اداريو التربيه والتعليم بشمال سيناء

Published: November 09, 2012
Length: 14:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Gamal Hashem

إضراب إدريوا التربيه والتعليم بشمال سيناء.

يا بلادي يا احلى بلاد العريش - سيناء

Published: August 04, 2009
Length: 52:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: abdelhady Mohammed

يا بلادي يا احلى بلاد العريش - سيناء يا احسن بلاد في العالم ......يا احسن بقعه في كوكب الارض يا بلاد الحنان.....ي...

الجنازة العسكرية لشهيد العريش

Published: June 10, 2013
Length: 30:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Masrawy - مصراوي

الجنازة العسكرية لشهيد العريش.

لحظة اكتشاف حصان البحر

Published: March 05, 2015
Length: 06:36 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: AAM -HD

و احنا بنتمشى على شاطئ المساعيد في مدينة العريش لقينا حصان بحر حي يرزق :D :D المهم اخدناه و هنربيه و هنكسب...

حالة وتساب حزينه

Published: November 26, 2018
Length: 31:55 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ahmed almiasy

اشترك في القناة جعل والديك في الجنه ______ !♥ أهلن بكم في قناتي الجديده ❤ آتشرف فيكمم جميعا ...

|سكيتش|حال الطالب الدحيح والفاشل لما يكون عليهم شيخ .5comedy#

Published: November 17, 2018
Length: 24:46 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Crazy A&M

لاتترك الفيديو اشترك باقناه ويريت لايك رابط البرنامج Created by VideoShow: شباب والله احنا...

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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.


Arish or el-Arīsh is the capital and largest city (with 114,900 inhabitants as of 2002) of the Egyptian governorate of North Sinai, lying on the Mediterranean coast of the Sinai peninsula, 344 kilometers northeast of Cairo. Al `Arīsh is distinguished by its clear blue water, widespread fruitful palmy wood on its coast, and its soft white sand. It has a marina, and many luxury hotels. The city also has some of the faculties of Suez Canal University.

Located at 31.1167, 33.8 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Governorate capitals in Egypt, Populated places in North Sinai Governorate, Populated coastal places in Egypt, Tourism in Egypt

Districts of the same city

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Rhinocolura, Rhinocolorum, Rhinocorura, Rhinokorura, El-‘Arîsh, Al ‘Arīsh, العريش, Ариш, Al-Arix, Aríš, Al-Arisch, City of Cut Noses, Arish, El Ariŝ, El Arish, Al-‘Arīsh, عریش, El-Arich, אל עריש, AAC, Al-Arish, アリーシュ, Al Arish, ელ-არიში, Эль-Ариш, 아리시, Arišas, Al-Arisz, Alarixe, El Ariş, Ель-Аріш, על אריש, 阿里什