in Blue Nile, Sudan
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 11.789 and 34.359 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 11° 47' 20" and E 34° 21' 33"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Pound - SDG
- Spoken languages:
- Arabic, English
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 10:10 PM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Africa/Khartoum
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:24 am and 6:11 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -14.540 and -146.356 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 4,1 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Sudan.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Sudan. Last Update: 2020-07-09 07:21:54
Ad-Damazin in Blue Nile with it's 186,051 citizens is a place in Sudan about 287 mi (or 463 km) south-east of Khartoum, the country's capital city.
Current time in Ad-Damazin is now 10:10 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Khartoum with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports near Ad-Damazin. The closest airport in Sudan is Galegu Airport in a distance of 70 mi (or 113 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Singa, Renk, Asosa, Rabak and Gedaref. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 84 °F
|Morning Temperature||29°C / 84 °F|
|Evening Temperature||30°C / 86 °F|
|Night Temperature||25°C / 76 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||3%|
|Air Pressure||1011 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Friday, 10th of July 2020
28°C (83 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Saturday, 11th of July 2020
29°C (85 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Sunday, 12th of July 2020
30°C (85 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
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.
Ad Damazin is the capital of Blue Nile State in Sudan. It is the location of the Roseires Dam and power generation plant. Ad Damazin is served by a terminal station of a branch line of the national railway network. However, the train service to Ad Damazin has been discontinued many years ago. Instead the town can be reached from Khartoum via a decent tarmac road and by plane. However, Ad Damazin Airport is mainly served by UNMIS or government flights.
The Roseires Dam is a dam on the Blue Nile at Ad Damazin, just upstream of the town of Er Roseires, in Sudan. It consists of a concrete buttress dam 1 km wide with a maximum height of 68m, and an earth dam on either side. The earth dam on the eastern bank is 4 km long, and that on the western bank is 8.5 km long. The reservoir is about 290 km. The dam was completed in 1966, initially for irrigation purposes. A power generation plant, with a maximum capacity of 280 megawatts, was added in 1971.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ed Damazin, Damazin, Ad Damāzīn, الدمازين, Ad-Damazin, RSS, Ед Дамазин