Arish, Egypt

Arish is a large place in the region of North Sinai in Egypt with a population of approximately 199,243 people and is one of the largest places in Egypt. Find all facts and information about Arish.

Facts and figures on Arish at a glance

Name: Arish (Arish)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 199,243 people
Region name (Level 1): North Sinai
Country: Egypt
Continent: Africa

Arish is located in the region of North Sinai and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Arish to Egypt's capital Cairo (Cairo) is approximately 272 km / 169 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Arish
Arish ArishLarge place / Regional capital199,243 peopleNorth Sinai North Sinai

Map of Arish

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Information on Arish

Information on Arish
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Arish ArishNorth Sinai North SinaiEgyptAfrica

Time in Arish

Time in Arish
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 3 Oct 2023 - 11:38am (11:38h)In effect (+1 hour)Tue, 3 Oct 2023 - 10:38am (10:38h)GMT UTC +3.0Africa/Cairo

Geographic coordinates of Arish

Latitude & Longitude of Arish
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map31°07'53.7"N (31.1315900°)33°47'54.4"E (33.7984400°)

Distances from Arish

Distances from Arish
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
3,451 km north of the equator3,211 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Arish

Places around Arish

7 places found within 5 km around Arish. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Arish
As Salayimah As Salāyimah-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
El-Qushlaqat El-Qushlâqât-1.7 km 1.1 mishow
As Safa Aş Şafā-1.9 km 1.2 mishow
Ar Rumayli Ar Rumaylī-2.0 km 1.2 mishow
Abi Suql Abī Şuql-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Nakhl Abu Saqal Nakhl Abu Saqal-3.3 km 2.1 mishow
Ar Risah Ar Rīsah-3.9 km 2.4 mishow

Airports around Arish

1 airport found within 15 km around Arish. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Arish
El Arish International Airport El Arish International AirportAAC, HEAR7.4 km 4.6 mishow

External sources of information on Arish

Arish on Wikipedia