in Western Darfur, Sudan

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
13.453 and 22.447 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 13° 27' 9" and E 22° 26' 50"
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: 01:41 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Khartoum
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:57 am and 6:27 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-10.425 and -161.035 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Sudan in Northern Africa

Safety Score: 4,3 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: 2022-01-24 08:22:08

Discover Geneina

Geneina in Western Darfur with it's 162,981 citizens is a town in Sudan about 690 mi (or 1,110 km) west of Khartoum, the country's capital city.

Current time in Geneina is now 01:41 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Khartoum with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 4 airports near Geneina. The closest airport in Sudan is Geneina Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 4 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Zalingei, Goz Beida, Abeche, Biltine and Am Djarass. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F

Morning Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 11%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 3% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 25th of January 2022

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

Wednesday, 26th of January 2022

23°C (73 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Broken clouds, fresh breeze.

Thursday, 27th of January 2022

19°C (67 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Few clouds, strong breeze.

Videos from this area

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Sand storm, Haboob at El Geneina, Darfur, Sudan

Published: August 29, 2018
Length: 51:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Wizard The Bright Star

Sand storm (Haboob) at El Geneins Fort, Sudan.

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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.


Geneina (sometimes Al-Junaynah) is the capital of West Darfur state in Sudan.

Located at 13.45, 22.45 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Sudan, Darfur, State capitals in Sudan, West Darfur

Geneina Airport

Geneina Airport is an airport serving Geneina in the Darfur region of Sudan.

Located at 13.4817, 22.4672 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Sudan, World War II desert airfields, USAAF Air Transport Command Airfields - Central and South Africa, Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Geneina, Al Geneina, Al Jeneina, Al Jinēna, Aj Jinēna, الجنينة, El Geneina, Al Junaynah, EGN