in Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
25.937 and 49.678 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 25° 56' 13" and E 49° 40' 39"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rial - SAR
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:43 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Riyadh
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:16 am and 6:13 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Saudi Arabia in Western Asia

Safety Score: 2,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Saudi Arabia.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Saudi Arabia. Last Update: 2019-08-20 07:22:03

Discover Abqaiq

Abqaiq in Eastern Province with it's 29,474 citizens is a city in Saudi Arabia about 204 mi (or 328 km) north-east of Riyadh, the country's capital city.

Local time in Abqaiq is now 10:43 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Riyadh with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 5 airports in the vicinity of Abqaiq, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Saudi Arabia is King Fahd International Airport in a distance of 38 mi (or 61 km), North. 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 Qal’at al-Bahrain – Ancient Harbour and Capital of Dilmun in Bahrain at a distance of 56 mi (or 91 km).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dammam, Manama, Madinat ash Shamal, Umm Salal `Ali and Az Za`ayin. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 42°C / 108 °F

Morning Temperature 42°C / 108 °F
Evening Temperature 38°C / 100 °F
Night Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 15%
Air Pressure 1004.1 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

44°C (111 °F)
33°C (91 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

46°C (115 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

44°C (110 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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Abqaiq Boys

Published: December 12, 2013
Length: 37:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Yovannie Pedroza

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Published: March 05, 2015
Length: 06:06 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: AbdulAleem Siddiq


How to tie the A'isha Wrap dress

Published: August 20, 2014
Length: 57:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: sue nasar

A'isha Wrap is made from smooth and luxurious satin crepe material that is perfectly coupled with suit cutting. This dress is perfect for any formal functions, work wear, presentations or simply...

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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.

Abqaiq Airport

Abqaiq Airport is a small airstrip located 6 km west to the center of Abqaiq city, 60 km southwest of Dammam in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia. It occupies an area of about 0.35 km², surrounded by farms and desert.

Located at 25.9117, 49.5908 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Saudi Arabia

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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