in Tabuk, Saudi Arabia
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 28.400 and 36.572 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 28° 23' 59" and E 36° 34' 17"
- 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: 07:38 PM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Asia/Riyadh
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:20 am and 6:35 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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: 2019-09-18 07:22:50
Delve into Tabuk
Tabuk in Tabuk with it's 455,450 habitants is a town located in Saudi Arabia about 677 mi (or 1,090 km) west of Riyadh, the country's capital town.
Time in Tabuk is now 07:38 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Riyadh with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Tabuk, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Saudi Arabia is Tabuk Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 6 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Wadi Rum Protected Area in Jordan at a distance of 110 mi (or 177 km). The closest in Saudi Arabia is Al-Hijr Archaeological Site (Madâin Sâlih) in a distance of 140 mi (or 177 km), North-West. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ad Disah, Aqaba, Al Jafr, Ma'an and Al Murayghah. 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: 36°C / 97 °F
|Morning Temperature||36°C / 97 °F|
|Evening Temperature||40°C / 104 °F|
|Night Temperature||31°C / 87 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1011.5 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 1 km/h (0 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Thursday, 19th of September 2019
36°C (97 °F)
29°C (83 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Friday, 20th of September 2019
36°C (97 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Saturday, 21st of September 2019
34°C (93 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Sky is clear, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
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Saudi Arabian Airlines Landing in Tabuk Airport الهبوط في مطار تبوك
Saudi Arabian Airlines A321 Landing in Tabuk Airport ( OETB ) Runway : 31.
Tabuk Jameha Al-Walidaiiin جامع الوالدين طريق الارد ن تبوك
Beautiful newly built mosque Jameha al waldiain in Tabouk City at Jordan Road Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
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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.
Battle of Tabouk
The Battle of Tabouk (also called the Battle of Tabuk) was a military expedition, which, according to Muslim biographies, was initiated by the Prophet Muhammad in October 630. Muhammad led a force of as many as 30,000 north to Tabouk in present-day northwestern Saudi Arabia, with the intention of engaging the Byzantine army. Though not a battle in the typical sense, if historical the event would represent the opening conflict in the coming Byzantine-Arab wars.
Tabuk, Saudi Arabia
Tabuk, also spelled Tabouk, is the capital city of the Tabuk province in north western Saudi Arabia. It has a population of 441,351 (2004 census).
Tabuk Regional Airport
Tabuk Regional (Prince Sultan bin Abdul Aziz) Airport is an international and public airport in Tabuk, Saudi Arabia. It was a former military airport until its recent renovation to become a public airport, but it still has military defenses against Israel and its neighboring countries. Despite being an international airport, it only serves two foreign destinations, Cairo, Egypt and Dubai, UAE.
Fahd bin Sultan University
Fahd bin Sultan University (FBSU) is one of the private universities and the first private university using English as a medium of instruction in Saudi Arabia.
University of Tabuk
University of Tabuk is located in Tabuk, Saudi Arabia. It was founded in 2006.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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