Al Kuntillah
in North Sinai Governorate, Egypt

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
30.003 and 34.682 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 30° 0' 10" and E 34° 40' 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: 03:25 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Africa/Cairo
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:15 am and 4:41 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: 3,6 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: 2020-11-25 08:19:24

Explore Al Kuntillah

Al Kuntillah in North Sinai Governorate is located in Egypt about 205 mi (or 330 km) east of Cairo, the country's capital.

Local time in Al Kuntillah is now 03:25 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Cairo with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 10 airports in the wider vicinity of Al Kuntillah, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest is airport we know is Ovda International Airport in Israel in a distance of 16 mi (or 25 km). The closest airport in Egypt is Taba International Airport in a distance of 29 mi (or 25 km), 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 Incense Route - Desert Cities in the Negev in Israel at a distance of 47 mi (or 75 km). The closest in Egypt is Saint Catherine Area in a distance of 109 mi (or 75 km), North-East. We found 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Aqaba, Ar Rishah, Al Murayghah, Petra and Ayl. 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 20°C / 68 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 58 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 32%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 26th of November 2020

20°C (69 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.

Friday, 27th of November 2020

22°C (71 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.

Saturday, 28th of November 2020

21°C (70 °F)
15°C (60 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

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.


Rissah (ris's dew']) is one of the places or stations of the Exodus. These are the places the Sons of Israel or Israelites were said to have stopped at during the Exodus presented in a sequence which gives the route. Rissah is comes after Libnah, the white land in the west. Libna was a Libyan emporia on the coast of Palestine north of Gaza.

Located at 29.9833, 34.6667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
El Kuntilla, Kuntilla, Kuntella, Al Kuntillah