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: 09:00 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Africa/Khartoum
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:17 am and 6:53 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: 2022-08-11 08:01:23

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 09:00 AM (Friday). 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: 26°C / 80 °F

Morning Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 78 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall 5%
Air Humidity 66%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Saturday, 13th of August 2022

26°C (78 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Sunday, 14th of August 2022

25°C (77 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 15th of August 2022

26°C (79 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

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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