Port Sudan
in Red Sea, Sudan

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
19.617 and 37.216 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 19° 37' 2" and E 37° 12' 59"
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: 08:03 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Africa/Khartoum
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:51 am and 5:35 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-18.133 and -142.233 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Sudan in Northern Africa

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: 2021-02-26 08:38:34

Touring Port Sudan

Port Sudan in Red Sea with it's 489,725 residents is a town located in Sudan about 417 mi (or 671 km) north-east of Khartoum, the country's capital place.

Time in Port Sudan is now 08:03 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Khartoum with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 2 airports nearby Port Sudan, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Sudan is Port Sudan New International Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 21 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mecca, Ed Damer, Keren, Kassala and Al Bahah. 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 20°C / 67 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 39%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Sunday, 28th of February 2021

25°C (76 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 1st of March 2021

25°C (76 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 2nd of March 2021

25°C (77 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay


0,6 mi

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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Il Relitto dell'Umbria - Port Sudan - Mar Rosso

Published: August 22, 2012
Length: 38:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Fabio Valenti

L'Umbria è stata completata nel 1911 ad Amburgo, fu varata con il nome di Bahia Blanca per operare in Argentina Nel 1935 la nave è stata acquistata dal governo italiano dopo averla rinominata...

Port-Sudan (Andromeda Boat)

Published: April 08, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Hisham Taha

"Sha'ab Jumna" Early morning dive (50+ Hammer Heads)

Diving in Sudan

Published: January 11, 2014
Length: 18:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: kpax75

Dive Cruise from Port Sudan, 22-31/12/2013 Boat: Don Questo.

MSY Elegante - Diving in Sudan

Published: January 12, 2015
Length: 07:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Henri Hemmerechts

The Sudan is really like diving into Red Sea History. Untouched, and undeveloped shore lines, natural Red Sea inlets and bays of rare beauty. The shorelines, and reefs of the Sudan are among...

Ways of tourism: Snguenib Island جزيرة سنقنيب

Published: December 29, 2012
Length: 24:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Suda Media

Snguenib island under the jurisdiction of the Red Sea which is a marine sanctuary located in the vicinity of the city of Port Sudan in Sudan within the territorial waters of the Red Sea.

Soudan - plongée dans l'épave SS Umbria

Published: May 20, 2013
Length: 21:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ivo Silva

Plongée à Port Soudan dans l'épave du SS Umbria, navire italien de marchandises sabordé par leur équipage en juin 1940. La cargaison était impressionnante : 360.000 bombes, équivalant...

UMBRIA - Auf den Spuren des gesunkenen italienischen Kriegsschiffs.

Published: September 02, 2012
Length: 51:50 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Dive Lounge

Die italienische Umbria wurde am 10. Juni 1940 vor Port Sudan vom eigenen Kapitän versenkt. Mit Ihr gingen tausende Tonnen von Munition und Bomben unter. 60 Jahre nach dem Untergang der ...

Sudan 2014

Published: April 26, 2014
Length: 46:04 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Domenico Giovanni Diaferia

La bella esperienza passata in compagnia degli amici di Nautica Treviso e dello Staff della Don Questo! Il Sudan non si smentisce mai!!! Colonna Sonora: Akashic Records - Optimistic JMB -...

GoPro: Sudan - Into the deep 2014

Published: March 23, 2014
Length: 28:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: zoles

Sudan - North safari | Cassiopeia | 2014. March.

Going South 2008 - South Sudan with Don Questo

Published: November 16, 2012
Length: 26:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Don Questo Scuba Diving and Liveaboard in Sud

Scuba diving in the southern part of Sudan, to discover new diving places with Don Questo.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Port Sudan

Port Sudan is the capital of Red Sea State, Sudan; it has 489,725 residents (2007). Located on the Red Sea, it is the Republic of Sudan's main port city.

Located at 19.6167, 37.2167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated coastal places in Sudan, Populated places in Sudan, Port Sudan, Port cities in Sudan, Underwater diving sites, Port cities and towns of the Red Sea, Populated places established in 1905, State capitals in Sudan, Red Sea (state)

Stade Port Sudan

Stade Port Sudan is a multi-use stadium in Port Sudan, Sudan. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Hay al-Arab Port Sudan and Hilal Port Sudan. The stadium has a capacity of 13,000 people. The stadium also hosted the 2011 African Nations of Championship 2011 which was held in Sudan.

Located at 19.6178, 37.2119 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Sudan

Districts of the same city

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
New Sawâkin, Būrt Sūdān, Shaikh Barghūth, Sheikh Barghūth, Shaykh Burghūth, Būr Sūdān, بورتسودان, بور سودان, Горад Порт-Судан, Порт Судан, Bur Sudan, Port Sudan, Sudanhavenurbo, Puerto Sudán, Port-Soudan, פורט סודאן, Port Szudán, Պորտ Սուդան, PZU, Porto Sudan, ポートスーダン, Порт-Судан, 포트수단, Port Sudanas, Pòrt Sodan, Porto Sudão, พอร์ตซูดาน, پورٹ سوڈان, Port-sudan, 苏丹港