Gafsa
in Gafsa Municipality of Gafsa Governorate, Tunisia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
34.425 and 8.784 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 34° 25' 29" and E 8° 47' 3"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dinar - TND
Spoken languages:
Arabic, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:03 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Tunis
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:12 am and 7:39 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.733 and -176.350 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Matarakau
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Tunisia in Northern Africa

Safety Score: 2,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Tunisia.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Tunisia. Last Update: 2019-06-18 07:23:37

Discover Gafsa

Gafsa in Gafsa Municipality (Gafsa Governorate) with it's 81,232 citizens is a town in Tunisia about 183 mi (or 294 km) south-west of Tunis, the country's capital city.

Current time in Gafsa is now 11:03 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Tunis with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports near Gafsa, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Tunisia is Gafsa Ksar International Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 4 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Kairouan in a distance of 114 mi (or 184 km), North-East.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kebili, Kasserine, Tozeur, Sidi Bouzid and Tebessa. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 33°C / 91 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 33°C / 91 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 16%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 9 km/h (5 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 19th of June 2019

34°C (94 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 20th of June 2019

36°C (97 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Friday, 21st of June 2019

37°C (99 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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

Gafsa - Tourisme Tunisie - Vacances a Gafsa

Published: October 21, 2011
Length: 37:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Federaliste Tunisie

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Gafsa - Tourisme à Gafsa - السياحة قفصة

Published: September 24, 2011
Length: 04:43 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Federaliste Tunisie

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Gafsa - Investir a Gafsa - FRDCM - sucess story a Gafsa

Published: November 03, 2011
Length: 20:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Federaliste Tunisie

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Gafsa - Lazhar Chraiti - Le chef de Fellaga

Published: October 03, 2011
Length: 40:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Federaliste Tunisie

Tunisie Fellaga - La vie du héros - Lazhar Chraiti.


Manque des espaces de loisir à Gafsa

Published: November 04, 2013
Length: 00:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: tunisiebb

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Oumayma English Access Program Gafsa

Published: October 26, 2013
Length: 25:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: michael diavolo

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Centre national pour la recherche est le développement scientifique à Gafsa

Published: November 03, 2012
Length: 51:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: tunisiebb

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Published: February 22, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
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Published: January 03, 2012
Length: 52:39 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: PrayForTunisia ChurchMultiplicationMovement

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Published: December 23, 2014
Length: 01:34 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Chabou mahdi

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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.

Battle of El Guettar

The Battle of El Guettar was a World War II battle that took place during the Tunisia Campaign, fought between elements of the Army Group Africa under General Hans-Jürgen von Arnim and U.S. II Corps under Lieutenant General George S. Patton in south-central Tunisia. It was the first battle in which U.S. forces were able to defeat the experienced German tank units, but the followup to the battle was inconclusive.

Located at 34.3367, 8.94806 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tunisia Campaign, Battles involving Italy, Tank battles involving the United States

Gafsa

Gafsa is the capital of Gafsa Governorate of Tunisia. It lends its Latin name to the Mesolithic Capsian culture. With a population of 84,676, it is the 9th-largest Tunisian city.

Located at 34.4167, 8.78333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communes of Tunisia, Cities in Tunisia, Archaeological sites in Tunisia, Oases of Tunisia

Gafsa – Ksar International Airport

Gafsa – Ksar International Airport is an airport serving Gafsa in Tunisia.

Located at 34.4219, 8.8225 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Tunisia

Stade du 7 Novembre de Gafsa

Stade du 7 Novembre de Gafsa, is a stadium in Gafsa, Tunisia. It has a capacity of 7,000 spectators. It is the home of El-Gawafel Sportives de Gafsa of the Tunisian Ligue Professionnelle 1.

Located at 34.4225, 8.77167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Tunisia


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Capsa, Gafso, Justiniania, Qafşah, Kafsa, Gafsa, Gafşah, ڤفصة, قفصة, Κάφσα, قفصه, גאפסה, GAF, ガフサ, Гафса, 가프사, กัฟซา, 加夫薩