in Melilla of Melilla, Spain

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
35.294 and -2.938 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 35° 17' 37" and W -2° 56' 17"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Spanish, Catalan, Galician, Basque, Occitan
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 05:48 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Ceuta
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:58 am and 9:30 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-36.269 and 175.491 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Spain in Southern Europe

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Spain.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Spain. Last Update: 2024-06-22 08:14:24

Delve into Melilla

Melilla in Melilla (Melilla) with it's 73,460 habitants is a city located in Spain about 356 mi (or 574 km) south of Madrid, the country's capital town.

Current time in Melilla is now 05:48 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Ceuta with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Melilla, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Spain is Melilla Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), South-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 Medina of Fez in Morocco at a distance of 85 mi (or 137 km). 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: Nador, Taouima, Selouane, Kariat Arkmane and Tiztoutine. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 77 °F

Morning Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 52%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Monday, 24th of June 2024

24°C (75 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Tuesday, 25th of June 2024

24°C (76 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 26th of June 2024

24°C (75 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay


0,1 mi
Calle Pablo Vallesca 5
52001 Melilla

Time Information

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

Tryp Melilla Puerto Hotel

0,4 mi
Explanada de San Lorenzo s/n
52004 Melilla

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Parador De Melilla

0,2 mi
Avda. Cándido Lobera, s/n
52001 Melilla

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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


Published: January 16, 2014
Length: 23:19 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Melifilm Producciones Audiovisuales

Video Promocional de la Ciudad Autónoma de Melilla para su difusión en la Feria Internacional de Turismo 2014.

Juan José Imbroda, Melilla, 2015

Published: April 11, 2015
Length: 51:50 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: partidopopular

Conoce a nuestro candidato a la presidencia de Melilla, Juan José Imbroda.


Published: October 02, 2013
Length: 03:50 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Mimon Mohamed


MELILLA LA VIEJA (El Pueblo) 1º parte

Published: March 16, 2009
Length: 03:28 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Uno de Melilla


Melilla una vuelta por el centro

Published: April 28, 2014
Length: 36:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Uno de Melilla

Melilla una vuelta por el centro.

Melilla 2014 Teil II

Published: March 03, 2014
Length: 53:21 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: wilfried köln

Zu Fuß durch Melilla.

El XV Premio de Cantautores Ciudad de Melilla ya cuenta con sus 12 finalistas

Published: December 28, 2014
Length: 55:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MelillaMedia Canal

El jurado del Premio de Cantautores “Ciudad de Melilla” hizo público el listado con el nombre de los participantes que pasan a la final del certamen. Este anuncio tuvo lugar después de...

Valla Melilla y Ceuta / Ceuta and Melilla Border Fences [IGEO.TV]

Published: September 05, 2012
Length: 22:33 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: i geotv Las vallas fronterizas de Ceuta y Melilla son una barrera de separación entre las ciudades españolas de Ceuta y Melilla del país...

Enfermeria Melilla 2013-2014

Published: November 22, 2014
Length: 18:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: cristimuros

Tercer curso de Enfermería en Melilla. Universidad de Granada (Campus de Melilla)

¿Qué ofrece Melilla para estudiar en la Facultad de Educación y Humanidades?

Published: November 20, 2014
Length: 35:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5

Con la colaboración del Instituto de las Culturas de Melilla se ha grabado este vídeo en el que se pretende mostrar qué ofrece nuestra ciudad a aquellas personas que quieren venir a estudiar...

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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.

Melilla border fence

The Melilla border fence is a barrier between Morocco and the Spanish city of Melilla. Constructed by Spain, its stated purpose is to stop illegal immigration and smuggling. Morocco has objected to the construction of the barrier since it does not recognise Spanish sovereignty in Melilla

Located at 35.2994, -2.97455 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Fences, Walls, Human migration, Morocco–Spain border, Melilla

Melilla Airport

Melilla Airport is an airport located 4 km southwest Melilla, Spain. The airport is located near the border with Morocco. Between 1931 and 1967 Melilla was served by the Tauima Aerodrome, even when Morocco had gained its independence in 1956. This Spanish controlled airport did not open until 1969. The airport does not handle large jets, the airlines serving the airport use either regional jets or turboprop airliners.

Located at 35.2797, -2.95639 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Airports in Spain, Melilla

Melilla la Vieja

Melilla la Vieja ("Old Melilla") is the name of a large fortress which stands immediately to the north of the port in Melilla, one of Spain's Plazas de soberanía on the north African coast. Built during the 16th and 17th centuries, much of the fortress has been restored in recent years.

Located at 35.294, -2.934 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Melilla, History of Melilla

Río de Oro (Melilla)

The Río de Oro is a river which flows east from northern Morocco to reach the Mediterranean Sea at the harbour of the Spanish exclave of Melilla, one of the Plazas de soberanía on the north coast of Morocco.

Located at 35.2833, -2.93333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Melilla, Rivers of Morocco

Lourmel Airfield

Lourmel Airfield is an abandoned military airfield in Algeria, located in the El Amria area. During World War II it was a civil airport seized by the United States Army during the Operation Torch landings in November 1942. After its capture from the Vichy French, it was used by the United States Army Air Force Twelfth Air Force 61st Troop Carrier Group during the North African Campaign. The 61st flew C-47 Skytrain transports from the airfield from 15 May-21 June 1943

Located at 35.285, -2.94167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in Algeria

Estadio Municipal Álvarez Claro

Estadio Municipal Álvarez Claro is a stadium in Melilla, Spain. It is currently used for football matches and is the home stadium of UD Melilla. The stadium holds 12,000 spectators.

Located at 35.285, -2.94944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Spain, UD Melilla, Melilla

Siege of Melilla (1774)

The Siege of Melilla was an attempt by the British-backed Sultanate of Morocco to capture the Spanish fortress of Melilla on the Moroccan Mediterranean coast. Mohammed ben Abdallah, then Sultan of Morocco, invested Melilla in December 1774 with a large army of Royal Moroccan soldiers and Algerian mercenaries. The city was defended by a small garrison under Irish-born Governor Don Juan Sherlocke until the siege was lifted by a relief fleet in March 1775.

Located at 35.3, -2.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Conflicts in 1774, Sieges involving Spain, Battles involving Morocco, Sieges of the American Revolutionary War, History of Melilla, 1770s in Spain, 18th-century in Morocco

Beni Ansar

Beni Ansar or Beni Anzar is a town in Nador Province, Oriental, Morocco, located 12 km north of the City of Nador. It is bordered on the north by the autonomous Spanish city of Melilla. According to the 2012 census Beni Ansar has a population of 33,188, and its area is 20 hectares (0.2 km²). Its climate is arid, and precipitation is variable, with an annual mean of 280 ml.

Located at 35.2667, -2.9333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Oriental (Morocco)

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Millela, Rusaddir, Russadir, M'lila, Rusadir, Melilla, مليلية, Мелила, Melila, Melilo, Ciudad de Melilla, Ciudad Autónoma de Melilla, ملیلیه, Melilya, מלייה, MLN, メリリャ, მელილია, 멜리야, Meliya, Мелилья, Мелиља, Корисник:Славен Косановић/Мелиља, เมลียา, Lungsod ng Melilla, 梅利利亚