As Sayl al Kabīr
in Makkah Province, Saudi Arabia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
21.626 and 40.419 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 21° 37' 32" and E 40° 25' 10"
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: 09:26 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Riyadh
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:57 am and 6:46 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-20.783 and -138.550 (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: 2019-08-18 07:22:14

Delve into As Sayl al Kabīr

As Sayl al Kabīr in Makkah Province is located in Saudi Arabia about 453 mi (or 729 km) south-west of Riyadh, the country's capital town.

Current time in As Sayl al Kabīr is now 09:26 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Riyadh with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 5 airports close to As Sayl al Kabīr, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Saudi Arabia is Taif Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 20 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Historic Jeddah, the Gate to Makkah in a distance of 80 mi (or 128 km), West.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mecca, Al Bahah, Medina, Port Sudan and Abha. 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: 37°C / 99 °F

Morning Temperature 37°C / 99 °F
Evening Temperature 35°C / 95 °F
Night Temperature 31°C / 87 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 27%
Air Pressure 1004.5 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (9 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Monday, 19th of August 2019

39°C (103 °F)
32°C (90 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

42°C (108 °F)
31°C (88 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

43°C (110 °F)
30°C (87 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

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.

Ta’if Regional Airport

Ta’if Regional Airport is an airport in Ta’if, Saudi Arabia. The airport is located 30 km, to the east, of Taif and 70 km from Mecca. The airport is considered important in Saudi aviation history as it witnessed the first landing of Ibn Saud, founder of the Kingdom, plane.

Located at 21.4834, 40.5415 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Saudi Arabia

Taif Air Base

Taif Air Base is a Royal Saudi Air Force base.

Located at 21.4831, 40.5442 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Saudi Arabia, Military installations of Saudi Arabia, Closed facilities of the United States Air Force

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of As Sayl al Kabīr.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Sail Kabir, El Sail, Sail, As Sayl, As Sayl al Kabīr