Ar Rākah
in Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
26.365 and 50.191 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 26° 21' 54" and E 50° 11' 27"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rial - SAR
Spoken languages:
Arabic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:56 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Riyadh
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:46 am and 6:29 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Akamaru
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Saudi Arabia in Western Asia

Safety Score: 3,1 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: 2020-06-04 07:22:12

Explore Ar Rākah

Ar Rākah in Eastern Province is a city in Saudi Arabia about 245 mi (or 395 km) north-east of Riyadh, the country's capital.

Local time in Ar Rākah is now 10:56 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Riyadh with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Ar Rākah, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Saudi Arabia is King Fahd International Airport in a distance of 25 mi (or 41 km), 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 22 mi (or 36 km). If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, 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: 45°C / 114 °F

Morning Temperature 45°C / 114 °F
Evening Temperature 39°C / 102 °F
Night Temperature 35°C / 94 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 9%
Air Pressure 1001 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 13 km/h (8 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 5th of June 2020

38°C (101 °F)
34°C (94 °F)
Sky is clear, strong breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 6th of June 2020

39°C (102 °F)
34°C (94 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 7th of June 2020

38°C (101 °F)
33°C (92 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Kempinski Hotel Al Othman

Address
0,9 mi
KSAKing Saud Road,P.O. Box 840
31952 Al-Khobar
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

Checkout: 13:30 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Algosaibi Hotel

Address
4,4 mi
Prince Faisal Bin Fahad Road
31952 Al Khobar
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


CARLTON AL MOAIBED HOTEL

Address
2,5 mi
KING FAHD ROAD DAMMAM KHOBAR HIGHWY
1235 Al Khobar
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


InterContinental Hotels AL KHOBAR

Address
4,4 mi
Ibn Bassam Alandalusi Street,PO Box 2729
31952 AL KHOBAR
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Coral Al Khobar Hotel

Address
5,4 mi
King Abdullah St 21869
Al Khobar
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

Checkout: 15:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


MOVENPICK HOTEL AL KHOBAR

Address
3,4 mi
PRS TURKIY BIN ABDELAZZIZ
31952 Al Khobar
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Holiday Inn AL KHOBAR - CORNICHE

Address
3,7 mi
King Faisal Bin Abdul Aziz Street,P.O. Box 4547
31952 AL KHOBAR
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Park Inn by Radisson Al Khobar

Address
2,8 mi
AL RAWABI DISTRICTKING FAISAL
31952 Al Khobar
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Sand Rose Suite Hotel

Address
5,1 mi
Prince Talal Street, Cross 19th And 20th
1142 Al-Khobar
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


DoubleTree by Hilton Dhahran

Address
4,3 mi
Al Qashla Street
31952 Al Khobar
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


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Rating: 5 of 5
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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.

King Faisal University

King Faisal University (KFU) is a public university with the main campuse in the city of Hofuf in Al-Hassa, Saudi Arabia founded in 1975. KFU was initially established with four colleges: two in Dammam and the other two in Al-Hasa.

Located at 26.3885, 50.1878 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1975, Universities and colleges in Saudi Arabia, King Faisal University

University of Dammam

University of Dammam is a university in Dammam, Saudi Arabia. Dr. Abdullah Al-Rubaish is its President. It was a previously a part of King Faisal University (now in Al-hasa only). The main campus is in the coastal area of Al-Rakah. Several colleges are scattered around the eastern province (College of Medicine is in the main campus.)

Located at 26.3787, 50.1923 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Universities and colleges in Saudi Arabia, University of Dammam

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23 Oct
2020

Dhahran
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Ar Rākah