in Makkah Province, Saudi Arabia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
22.799 and 39.035 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 22° 47' 54" and E 39° 2' 5"
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: 03:36 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Riyadh
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:44 am and 6:27 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: 3,8 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: 2021-02-28 08:35:29

Delve into Rābigh

Rābigh in Makkah Province with it's 41,759 habitants is located in Saudi Arabia about 503 mi (or 810 km) west of Riyadh, the country's capital town.

Current time in Rābigh is now 03:36 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Riyadh with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 4 airports close to Rābigh, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Saudi Arabia is King Abdulaziz International Airport in a distance of 78 mi (or 125 km), South. 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 91 mi (or 147 km), South.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mecca, Medina, Port Sudan, Al Bahah and . To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 24°C / 76 °F

Morning Temperature 20°C / 67 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 23%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 2nd of March 2021

27°C (80 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 3rd of March 2021

25°C (77 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Thursday, 4th of March 2021

25°C (76 °F)
21°C (71 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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

Time Lapse Rabigh | رابغ تايم لابز

Published: September 23, 2011
Length: 40:34 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: عوض السيد

تصوير بتقنية التايم لابز من اماكن متفرقة من مدينة رابغ رابغ من الويكيبيديا : http://ar.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D8%B1%D8%A7%D8%A8%D8%BA...

Red Sea Coral Reef - Rabigh - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Published: June 28, 2013
Length: 45:30 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Andrea D'Ettorre

Amateur Video of Rabigh Coral Reef - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Red Sea.


Published: March 05, 2014
Length: 25:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jafar Khan

Gopro Time-Lapse Video by JafarKhan Time-lapse Video# King Abdullah Economic City#JafarKhan#Gopro — at King Abdullah Economic City.

Ryan Introducing Google Nexus in Classroom

Published: June 11, 2014
Length: 15:34 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ryan L Buchanan

Ryan L Buchanan introducing learning apps on for the Google Nexus Tablet in technical English class--Rabigh, Saudi Arabia.

Ryan L Buchanan Technical Teaching Demo at HIWPT

Published: June 11, 2014
Length: 20:31 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Ryan L Buchanan

April Snorkeling

Published: April 04, 2015
Length: 01:07 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Sami Harbi

It was a nice Friday.

تايم لابس الغيوم - Time lapse

Published: March 14, 2014
Length: 38:01 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Ebrahim alkredes

تصوير تايم لابس لغروب الشمس و الغيوم - time lapse المكان : رابغ,مكة المكرمة, سكن بترورابغ الكاميرا : قوبرو هيرو3...

طريقة تشغيل ويندوز xp على ويندوز 7

Published: December 10, 2012
Length: 20:52 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: shark pc

لاتنسو لايك على الفيديو .. دعمكم يهمنا :) تم تعديل الروابط الروابط الجديدة: Windows XP Mode http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/detail...

Adorable Chatty Kitty Says, Good Morning!

Published: March 30, 2015
Length: 15:56 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ryan L Buchanan

Kitty named Monkey says, "Good morning!"

Digital Natives Using Merriam-Webster App

Published: May 26, 2014
Length: 26:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ryan L Buchanan

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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.

Wadi Rabigh

For a discussion on the incident at Ghadeer Khumm, see Hadith of Ghadeer Khum For a discussion on Eid-e-Ghadeer, see Eid al-Ghadeer See also: Wikisource:The Last Sermon of Muhammad Wadi Rabigh is a wadi situated inland of the town of Rabigh, extending along the border of the Al Madinah and Makkah provinces of Saudi Arabia.

Located at 22.825, 39.075 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Saudi Arabia, Islam in Saudi Arabia, Wadi

Hadith of the pond of Khumm

The Hadith of the pond of Khumm is a hadith which refers to a historical event in Islamic history. It has been interpreted in different ways by the two main sects of Islam, the Sunni and the Shia, where the Shias maintain that the Prophet Muhammad appointed Ali ibn Abi Talib as his 'heir and successor', although these words were not used.

Located at 22.825, 39.075 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hadith, Ali


Rabigh is an ancient town on the western coast of Saudi Arabia. It is in Makkah Province. It used to be named "Al-Johfa" until the early years of the 17th century. In some ancient stories the town had been completely destroyed through a sea water. When it was rebuilt it was renamed as "Rabigh".

Located at 22.8, 39.0333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Makkah Province

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Rābigh.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Rabigh Qasr, Rabegh, Rābigh