Dammam
in Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
26.434 and 50.103 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 26° 26' 3" and E 50° 6' 11"
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: 08:51 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Riyadh
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:16 am and 6:06 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Akamaru
References
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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: 2019-08-25 07:23:13

Delve into Dammam

Dammam in Eastern Province with it's 768,602 habitants is located in Saudi Arabia about 243 mi (or 391 km) north-east of Riyadh, the country's capital town.

Current time in Dammam is now 08:51 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Riyadh with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Dammam, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Saudi Arabia is King Fahd International Airport in a distance of 19 mi (or 31 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 29 mi (or 47 km). If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Manama, Madinat ash Shamal, Al Khawr, 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 / 107 °F

Morning Temperature 32°C / 90 °F
Evening Temperature 38°C / 100 °F
Night Temperature 36°C / 96 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 19%
Air Pressure 1002.6 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 27th of August 2019

42°C (107 °F)
34°C (93 °F)
Sky is clear, clear sky.

Wednesday, 28th of August 2019

42°C (108 °F)
35°C (94 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 29th of August 2019

43°C (109 °F)
35°C (94 °F)
Sky is clear, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Kempinski Hotel Al Othman

Address
6,5 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


Sheraton Dammam Hotel & Convention Centre

Address
1,6 mi
1ST STREET PO BOX 5397
31422 Dammam
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

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


Golden Tulip Dammam Corniche Hotel

Address
0,5 mi
SEASHELL ROUNDABOUT, 18 STREET
31952 Dammam
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

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


Novotel Dammam Business Park

Address
2,9 mi
Al Khobar Dammam Highway P.O.Box 5138 Dammam 31422 Eastern Province
31422 DAMMAM
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

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


Howard Johnson Corniche Dammam

Address
2,6 mi
Al Hamra Dis. Cornich St.
31429 Dammam
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

Checkout: 17:00 - Checkin: 09:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


AL Buhira Hotel

Address
2,6 mi
Cornish st Al Hamra
31422 Dammam
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

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


BEST WESTERN DAMMAM

Address
2,1 mi
AL SHATEA DIST. KING ABDALLAH BIN ABDUL AZIZ ROAD
00000 Dammam
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

Checkout: 01:00 - Checkin: 03:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Golden House

Address
0,4 mi
Gulf Road
31411 Dammam
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

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


Boudl Al Shatea

Address
1,7 mi
Al Shatea Dist Behind Al Shatea Mall
Dammam
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Jana Apartment

Address
2,0 mi
Alkhaleej Road
31411 Dammam
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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

Red Bull Car Park Drift Dammam Full Coverage | Blazing Rims HD

Published: April 27, 2013
Length: 05:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Blazing Rims

Red Bull Car Park Drift 2013 Dammam @ Prince Mohammed Stadium Parking Lot. Round 1 Camaro ZL1: 00:10 | BMW 330i 00:42 | Lumina SS (RED) 01:20 BMW 3 (Accident) 01:56...


Formula Kart KSA - Sodi RX7 Kart - Best Lap 47.01 Second

Published: January 03, 2014
Length: 51:22 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Fahad Hizam

http://meezer.com Formula Kart KSA - Sodi RX7 Kart - Best Lap 47.01 Second Dammam, Saudi Arabia.


1st SFHPD International Conference

Published: August 19, 2014
Length: 30:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: 23kimaimai

Brought to you by Security Forces Hospital Program Dammam with the theme of EXPRESSING THE FORCES OF MAGNETISM TOWARD NURSING EXCELLENCE.. Register now!


‫من الدمام ما تيسر من يس و غافر - يوسف الصقير - صلاة العشاء 29 شعبان 1435‬‎

Published: June 29, 2014
Length: 41:25 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: القارئ يوسف الصقير

تلاوة من صلاة العشاء.


سوق الدمام المركزي

Published: November 20, 2013
Length: 29:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: عبود عبيد

via YouTube Capture.


T-shirt print

Published: September 10, 2010
Length: 38:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: متجر الطباعة الحرارية - LASER STARS

T-shirt printing , heat preww.


مزايا سنتر الدمام - Mazaia Center

Published: July 18, 2013
Length: 54:20 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: مزايا سنتر - Mazaia Center

مزايا سنتر: إحدى فروع مجموعة سعيد الزهراني يختص ببيع الملابس الجاهزة والأحذية والكماليات والمفروشات. العنو...


تنكيس أكبر علم سعودي في اليوم الوطني

Published: October 05, 2012
Length: 26:39 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: Persl AL-Persl

الدمام شارع الملك فهد(شارع الكباري) حيث أكبر علم سعودي في المنطقة الشرقية تم إنزال العلم من أعلى سارية العلم...


مبارة السعودية X ايران للشباب في كاس آسيا بالدمام AFC 2008

Published: November 01, 2008
Length: 26:36 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: conaaan

الأمير محمد بن فهد يفتتح كأس آسيا للشباب ويهنىء المنتخب بفوزه على إيران رعى صاحب السمو الملكي الأمير محمد...


ضباب الدمام يرسم لوحة باريسية على وجه الشرقية الاربعاء 18\2\1436هـ HD

Published: December 10, 2014
Length: 08:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Yahya Salem

ضباب كثيف يحجب الرؤيا تمام في مدينة الدمام صباح اليوم.


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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.

Saudi Aramco Residential Camp in Dhahran

Saudi Aramco Residential Camp in Dhahran, casually known by its inhabitants as the Dhahran Camp, is the residential community built by Saudi Aramco for its employees. It is located within the city of Dhahran in Saudi Arabia's Eastern Province. The Dhahran residential camp is a fenced-in company compound and only Saudi Aramco employees and their dependents may live inside.

Located at 26.3049, 50.1286 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Dhahran, Saudi Aramco, Gated communities in Saudi Arabia

2004 Khobar massacre

In the 29 May 2004 Al-Khobar massacres in Saudi Arabia, seventeen terrorists, members of the The Jerusalem Squadron, attacked third country national personnel of two oil industry installations, the Arab Petroleum Investments Corporation building and the Petroleum Centre, and a foreign workers' housing complex, the Oasis Compound, in the Gulf city of Khobar, Saudi Arabia.

Located at 26.3213, 50.1925 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Terrorist incidents in 2004, Mass murder in 2004, Terrorism in Saudi Arabia, 2004 in Saudi Arabia, Islamic terrorism

King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals

King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM or UPM) is a public university in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. Among Saudi universities, it is highest regarded for excellence in its science and engineering programs. It offers some programs that are not offered elsewhere in Saudi Arabia.

Located at 26.3097, 50.1439 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Dhahran, Educational institutions established in 1963, Universities and colleges in Saudi Arabia, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals

Dhahran International Airport

Dhahran International Airport in Dhahran formerly served the Ash Sharqiyah Province (Eastern Province) in Saudi Arabia. In 1999, after the opening of King Fahd International Airport, all scheduled flights were shifted out of Dhahran and the airport now serves as the King Abdulaziz Air Base of the Royal Saudi Air Force. The airport terminal building is one of the architectural works of Minoru Yamasaki, and was completed in 1961.

Located at 26.2653, 50.1519 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Dhahran, Airports in Saudi Arabia

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 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1975, Universities and colleges in Saudi Arabia, King Faisal University

Prince Mohamed bin Fahd Stadium

Prince Mohamed bin Fahd Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Dammam, Saudi Arabia. It is currently used mostly for football matches, and is the home of Ettifaq FC. The stadium has a capacity of 26,000 people. It is named after Muhammad bin Fahd, who is the Governor of the Eastern Province since 1985. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:26.427212|50.114093|type:landmark_scale:3000|||||| |primary |name= }}

Located at 26.4272, 50.1141 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Dammam, Football venues in Saudi Arabia, Multi-purpose stadiums in Saudi Arabia,

Tamimi Group

The Tamimi Group, sometimes called the al-Tamimi group (though a different organization from the Egyptian Al-Tamimi group), is a Saudi Arabian business house with activities ranging from supermarket chains, hotels, oilfield services & supplies, road construction, power generation to bus transportation and trucking. Founded in 1953 by the late Ali Tamimi, the company is presently owned and managed by his heirs.

Located at 26.405, 50.1386 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Companies of Saudi Arabia

Pakistan International School, Al-Khobar

The Pakistan International School, Al-Khobar, more popularly known by its former name as the Saudi Arabian International School (Pakistani Section) (SAIS) due to its huge Pakistani student body and teaching staff, is a school serving the Pakistani community of Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia residing in the cities of Khobar, Dammam, Dhahran, Thuqbah, Ras Tanura, Abqaiq and Jubail. The study curriculum of the school is based purely on that of Pakistani education standards.

Located at 26.2953, 50.2114 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1966, Schools in Saudi Arabia, Pakistani international schools

Dhahran Airfield

The Dhahran Airfield was an airfield operated by the United States from 1945 until 1962. The military relationship that exists today between the United States and Saudi Arabia was highly influenced by the origin and development of this airfield.

Located at 26.2653, 50.1519 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Dhahran, Airports in Saudi Arabia, Saudi Aramco, Military installations of Saudi Arabia, Closed facilities of the United States Air Force

Tarout Island

Tārūt Island (Arabic جزيرة تاروت)[Lat. 20° N. ; 50° E. ] is an island in the Persian Gulf belonging to the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia, connected by two causeways to Qaṭīf. It is six kilometers from the coast, and is the longest island in the Persian Gulf after Qeshm Island, extending from Ra’s Tannurah in the north to Qaṭīf in the west. The island has an area of 70 square kilometers, and a population (1992) of 38,055.

Located at 26.5667, 50.0667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Saudi Arabia, Islands of Saudi Arabia, Archaeological sites in Saudi Arabia, Forts in Saudi Arabia, Former Portuguese colonies, Islands of the Persian Gulf, Phoenician colonies

EXPEC Advanced Research Center

The Exploration and Petroleum Engineering Center - Advanced Research Center is located in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. It is a research center that belongs to Saudi Aramco and is responsible for upstream oil and gas technology development. The center has over 250 scientists from various disciplines, spread across six technology teams and one laboratory division which tackle various aspects of oil and gas exploration, development, and production.

Located at 26.3123, 50.1281 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Saudi Aramco

Al Rashid Mall

The Al Rashed Mall is a shopping mall located in the west of the Khobar city center in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The mall is located on the northern side of the King Abdullah Road (former Dhahran Road) opposite where it is joined by the King Khalid Road (former King Fahd Road).

Located at 26.2907, 50.1809 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Khobar, Shopping malls in Saudi Arabia, Shopping malls established in 1995

Dammam Community College

Dammam Community College (كلية المجتمع في الدمام) is a college located in Saudi Arabia Eastern Province, the college offers Accociate Degree of three majors, Computer Application, Accounting, Marketing, the College also provide the same kind of programs for part time students for Saudis as well as foreigners, the college is part of King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals.

Located at 26.3953, 50.1208 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Education in Saudi Arabia

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 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Universities and colleges in Saudi Arabia, University of Dammam

Saudi Readymix Concrete Company

Saudi Readymix Concrete Company Ltd. is a producer and supplier of ready-mix concrete and related products in Saudi Arabia. The company is based in Khobar, Saudi Arabia, operates 20 commercial and 10 on-site factories, and is involved in many projects all over the Kingdom.

Located at 26.3026, 50.2116 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Companies of Saudi Arabia, Manufacturing companies of Saudi Arabia, Companies established in 1978

Organization of United States Air Force Units in the Gulf War

The 1990-1991 Gulf War was the last major United States Air Force combat operation of the 20th Century. The command and control of forces deployed to the Middle East initially as part of Operation Desert Shield, later engaging in combat operations during Operation Desert Storm, were assigned to United States Central Command Air Forces (USCENTAF), the USAF component of the Joint United States Central Command.

Located at 26.2653, 50.1519 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Gulf War, 20th-century military history of the United States, Orders of battle

International Philippine School in Al Khobar

International Philippine School In Al Khobar is an international school in Ash Sharqiyah, Khobar.

Located at 26.2683, 50.2139 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
International schools in Saudi Arabia

Bin Quraya

Bin Quraya Est, through its rental division: BQ Rental, is the leading heavy equipment rental firm in Saudi Arabia, with one of the Middle East's largest heavy equipment fleets. The company is based in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, with clients and projects all over the Kingdom.

Located at 26.3249, 50.073 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Construction equipment rental companies, Companies of Saudi Arabia


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