Al Khafjī
in Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
28.439 and 48.491 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 28° 26' 20" and E 48° 29' 28"
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: 11:40 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Riyadh
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:07 am and 5:47 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: 3,2 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Saudi Arabia.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Saudi Arabia. Last Update: 2024-03-02 08:21:20

Explore Al Khafjī

Al Khafjī in Eastern Province with it's 54,857 inhabitants is located in Saudi Arabia about 281 mi (or 453 km) north of Riyadh, the country's capital.

Local time in Al Khafjī is now 11:40 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Riyadh with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports in the wider vicinity of Al Khafjī, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest is airport we know is Kuwait International Airport in Kuwait in a distance of 63 mi (or 101 km). The closest airport in Saudi Arabia is Jubail Airport in a distance of 112 mi (or 101 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Al Ahmadi, Mubarak al Kabir, Al Farwaniyah, Hawalli and Kuwait City. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 19°C / 67 °F

Morning Temperature 15°C / 60 °F
Evening Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 48%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 15 km/h (9 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 39% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Monday, 4th of March 2024

21°C (69 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 5th of March 2024

20°C (68 °F)
20°C (67 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 6th of March 2024

21°C (69 °F)
20°C (67 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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شرح منظومة السعدي - لفضيلة الشيخ/ عبدالسلام الحصين - الجزء ٢

Published: May 08, 2014
Length: 26:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jalyat Al-Khafji

درس بعنوان: شرح منظومة السعدي في القواعد الفقهيه لفضيلة الشيخ الدكتور/ عبدالسلام بن ابراهيم بن محمد الحصين...

الدرس الرابع لفضيلة الشيخ/ مسند بن محسن القحطاني

Published: February 24, 2015
Length: 52:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jalyat Al-Khafji

الدرس الاول بعنوان: (الفوائد التربوية من الاربعين النووية) لفضيلة الشيخ/ مسند بن محسن القحطاني المكان/ جامع...

كتاب التوحيد (الشيخ/هيثم سرحان) الدرس الاول

Published: November 10, 2014
Length: 40:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jalyat Al-Khafji

درس بعنوان: (شرح كتاب التوحيد) لفضيلة الشيخ/ هيثم بن محمد سرحان المكان/ المكتب التعاوني للدعوة و الارشاد...

القاعدة الكلية الكبرى ( للشيخ/ عبدالسلام الحصين) لا ضرر ولا ضرار - ٢

Published: February 27, 2015
Length: 17:11 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jalyat Al-Khafji

الأدله الشرعية في اصول الفقه درس بعنوان: (لا ضرر و لا ضرار) لفضيلة الشيخ الدكتور/ عبدالسلام بن إبراهيم الحصي...

شرح القواعد الاربع - لفضيلة الشيخ/ علي بن احمد الحدادي

Published: September 10, 2014
Length: 41:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jalyat Al-Khafji

درس بعنوان: (شرح القواعد الاربع) لفضيلة الشيخ/ علي بن احمد بن عبدالله الحدادي المكان/ جامع الشيخ عبدالرحمن...

Corniche Beach Khafji Saudi Arabia Part 4-4

Published: February 24, 2013
Length: 34:41 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MrLeirence

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ملتقى شباب الوفره الثاني بالخفجي. (1080p)

Published: April 01, 2012
Length: 33:50 min
Rating: 3 of 5

ملتقى شباب الوفره الثاني بالخفجي.

معركة الخفجي - وثائقي مترجم (لأول مرة)

Published: August 08, 2012
Length: 15:04 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Tihamah5

أرجو أن يؤخذ في الاعتبار أن هذا الفيلم لا يعبر عن وجهة نظري الشخصية ، أنا فقط قمت بترجمته حرفيا وبدقة ومعركة...

VTE Lec of ma'am marlyn

Published: March 30, 2018
Length: 02:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Juliet Pacantes

Venous Thromboembolism lecture by : Supervisor Marilyn at our CME center KGH #march2018 VTE is classified into 2... ist is DVT(deep vein thrombosis) ...

Arabian sea near Kuwait Border (Eid Specially full enjoy)

Published: August 25, 2018
Length: 29:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Rofikul Islam RiRp

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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.

Battle of Khafji

The Battle of Khafji was the first major ground engagement of the Persian Gulf War. It took place in and around the Saudi Arabian city of Khafji, from 29 January to 1 February 1991 and marked the culmination of the Coalition's air campaign over Kuwait and Iraq, which had begun on 17 January 1991.

Located at 28.4167, 48.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Conflicts in 1991, 1991 in Saudi Arabia, Battles involving Saudi Arabia, Battles involving the United States, Battles involving Qatar, Battles of the Gulf War, Tank battles involving the United States, United States Marine Corps in the 20th century, Friendly fire incidents, Urban warfare, Kuwait–Qatar relations, Iraq–Saudi Arabia relations


Ras Al Khafji or Khafji (الخفجي) is a town on the border between Saudi Arabia and Kuwait. It lies in what was before 1970 a neutral zone between Kuwait and Saudi Arabia. The Japanese-owned Arabian Oil Company Ltd signed a concession agreement with the government of Saudi Arabia in December 1957 and with the government of Kuwait in July 1958 for exploration and development of hydrocarbon reserves in the offshore Neutral Zone.

Located at 28.4167, 48.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia, Port cities and towns in Saudi Arabia, Port cities and towns of the Persian Gulf, Kuwait–Saudi Arabia relations

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ra’s al Khafjī, Al Khafjī