Kowthaf
in North Sinai Governorate, Egypt

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
31.217 and 34.126 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 31° 13' 2" and E 34° 7' 31"
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: 09:32 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Cairo
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:18 am and 6:10 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Area
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Egypt in Northern Africa

Safety Score: 3,9 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: 2021-04-12 08:19:46

Delve into Kowthaf

Kowthaf in North Sinai Governorate is a city located in Egypt about 189 mi (or 304 km) north-east of Cairo, the country's capital town.

Current time in Kowthaf is now 09:32 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Cairo with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 10 airports closer to Kowthaf, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in Egypt is El Gora Airport in a distance of 10 mi (or 16 km), South. 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 53 mi (or 85 km).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ash Shaykh Zuwayd, Rafah, Al -Arish, Gaza and Beersheba. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 17°C / 63 °F

Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 62 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 46%
Air Pressure 1020 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 18% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Tuesday, 13th of April 2021

18°C (65 °F)
15°C (60 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 14th of April 2021

21°C (70 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 15th of April 2021

22°C (71 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Israeli bombing of Rafah, Gaza

Published: February 02, 2009
Length: 43:13 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Robert Wright

Israel bombing Rafah in the south of the Gaza Strip in an attempt to close the tunnels, This video was shot from inside Rafah, the first shot you can see the rocket coming in.


Tall as - Sultan, Rafah, Gaza Strip | workforhope.org

Published: January 29, 2013
Length: 19:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: COOPI - ONG, Onlus

http://workforhope.org/ is the humanitarian meaning of the "cash for work" project that COOPI and ECHO led in the Occupied Palestinian Territories (Gaza strip and West Bank).


مصر العربية | معبر رفح .. حكاية انتظار ومعاناة لا تنتهي

Published: December 22, 2014
Length: 11:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Masr Alarabia

ازدحم آلاف الفلسطينيين في صالة الانتظار بمعبر رفح البري على الحدود بين قطاع غزة ومصر، منذ ساعات فجر الاثنين...


Gaza smuglertunnel / Gaza smuggling tunnel

Published: April 17, 2009
Length: 30:41 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Marius Arnesen

Bli med på en krypetur ned i Gazas smuglertunneler / Inside the Gaza smuggling tunnels.


The War Tapes: Egyptian guards shooting at Palestinian refugees in Rafah part 2

Published: July 18, 2009
Length: 18:56 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: kaxlan2009

This is exclusive ISM Gaza Strip footage about the Egyptian complicity in the Gaza massacres. It was taken in the evening of 28th of December 2008 (the second day of the Israeli operation"Cast...


How Palestinians from Jaffa ended up as refugees in the West Bank

Published: January 02, 2015
Length: 55:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: NECIP Canada

Nedal Salwameh was born in Fara'a refugee camp in the West Bank. His family was originally from a small village near Jaffa, but they were expelled in 1948 by Zionist forces. He explains...


ben filistinli çocuğum - küçük şeyma ( Im the Palestinian Child )

Published: January 29, 2009
Length: 02:35 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Ahmet Övet

Translation into english: I am the Palestinian Child Indigent Hungry Dependent on a slice of bread Dependent on a swallow of water I am the Palestinian Child When beautiful...


Viva Palestina Dua'

Published: February 25, 2011
Length: 29:26 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: sHaDoWsOFisLaM

Viva Palestina convoy making dua in Al-Arish, Egypt before being attacked by Egyptian forces on January 5, 2010. 2000 Egyptian riot policemen attacked and injured volunteers of the Viva...


كيفية نحر القاعود في غزة على يد اصحاب محلات بيع اللحوم في غزة

Published: May 26, 2014
Length: 06:10 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: ali hasan

كيفية نحر القاعود في غزة على يد اصحاب محلات بيع اللحوم في غزة.


Peligro, frontera Sur entre Israel y Egipto, El Gran Muro del Norte

Published: July 26, 2013
Length: 40:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Solidaridad Internacional Nazioarteko Elkarta

El "Gran Muro del Norte" en la frontera de Israel con Egipto The "Great Northern Wall" on Israel's border with Egypt Este miércoles 02 de enero de 2013, el primer ministro israelí entregó...


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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.

Dikla

Dikla (Palm) was an Israeli settlement in the northeastern part of the Sinai Peninsula established during Israel's occupation of the peninsula from the end of the 1967 Six-Day War, until that part of the Sinai was handed over to Egypt in 1982 as part of the terms of the 1979 Israel-Egypt Peace Treaty. Located in the Rafah Plain region south of the Gaza Strip, Dikla was established in May 1969 as a pioneer Nahal outpost known as Dekalim (palms).

Located at 31.2191, 34.1242 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Israel, Former Israeli settlements in Sinai

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Madīnat al Kawthar, Kowthaf, مدينة الكوثر