Al Khatayshīyah
in Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
26.618 and 49.926 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 26° 37' 3" and E 49° 55' 32"
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: 04:36 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Asia/Riyadh
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:13 am and 4:47 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: 3,5 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: 2021-12-04 08:36:35

Discover Al Khatayshīyah

Al Khatayshīyah in Eastern Province is a town in Saudi Arabia about 240 mi (or 386 km) north-east of Riyadh, the country's capital city.

Current time in Al Khatayshīyah is now 04:36 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Riyadh with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 7 airports near Al Khatayshīyah, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Saudi Arabia is King Fahd International Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 21 km), South-West. 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 45 mi (or 73 km).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dammam, Manama, Madinat ash Shamal, Al Khawr and Umm Salal `Ali. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 20°C / 68 °F

Morning Temperature 15°C / 60 °F
Evening Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 31%
Air Pressure 1021 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (8 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 91% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Sunday, 5th of December 2021

22°C (72 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, few clouds.

Monday, 6th of December 2021

25°C (78 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 7th of December 2021

25°C (76 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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

Arabian Horse Race: Miranday Great Race, Bar Al-Awjam, 2007

Published: April 03, 2008
Length: 52:52 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: anqaaaa

Miranday won the 7th week horse race in 2007, at Bar Al-Awjam, KSA.

Arabian Horse Race: Malik Du Bac 13th Week Race, 2008

Published: March 21, 2008
Length: 55:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: anqaaaa

Thursday: March 20, 2008 Bar Al-Awjam, KSA 1400 meter race.

Qatif Toastmasters Club

Published: October 07, 2013
Length: 38:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Al-Jish Toastmater PR VP

Qatif Toastmasters Club (Al-Jish previously) presented a program about "What is Toastmaster?" during Qatif Charity Festival 2012 The program explained to the audience What is Toastmaster?...

حصاد الشر

Published: January 11, 2008
Length: 02:28 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: يوسف رضوان

فلم تلفزيوني قصير تنتجه فرقة فنون شاهدوه وقولوا لي رايكم فيه.

Protestors Clash with Saudi Police in the city of Awamiyah Saudi Arabia

Published: October 07, 2011
Length: 44:54 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: arabianrevolution

Protestors Clash with Saudi Police in the city of Awamiyah Saudi Arabia they burn bins and throw rocks while the security forces shoot at them.

Anti Goverment Protesting in the city of Qatif Saudi Arabia Demanding their Basic Rights. 4/10/11

Published: October 07, 2011
Length: 03:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: arabianrevolution

Anti Goverment Protesting in the city of Qatif Saudi Arabia Demanding their Basic Rights. 4/10/11.

حملة نور الرسالة و الغفران

Published: July 19, 2014
Length: 29:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Idea Safwa

Rain 11/28/2014

Published: November 28, 2014
Length: 25:50 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Red Aloia

Place:In our house.Safwa,Eastern,Saudi Arabia Day:Friday. Time:Morning.

يونيو 2012 - محاضرة SHIFT - خالد عبد الغفور

Published: June 28, 2012
Length: 31:04 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: LSSafwa

المحاضرة الشهريه لشهر يونيو 2012 للفنان خالد عبد الغفور من دولة الكويت SHIFT.

Saudi Arabian Forces can be heard shooting at peaceful Pro Democracy Protestors in Awamiyah 3/10/11

Published: October 05, 2011
Length: 00:23 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: arabianrevolution

Saudi Arabian Forces can be heard shooting at peaceful Pro Democracy Protestors in Awamiyah 3/10/11.

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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.

Safwa City

Safwa is a city in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia situated on the Gulf coast. It follows Qatif area and has a population of more than 100,000 people. Safwa administrative community include; Al-Awjam, Um Al-Sahec, Asfirh, Al-Roihih, Al-Khtrchih, Dridi, Al-Manar Village, Abu Maan and Jawan. Safwa has all basic government departments, public utilities, educational institutions and health care centers.

Located at 26.65, 49.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Saudi Arabia, Populated places in Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia, Oases of Saudi Arabia

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Khataishiya, Al Khatayshīyah