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Khartoum Destination Guide

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Touring Khartoum in Sudan! Khartoum in the region of Khartoum State with it's 1,974,647 residents is a place in Sudan and is the capital of this country.

Considering your budget, these more prominent places could be interesting to check as well: Wad Madani, Wad Husayn, Wad ad Dagal, Wad Abu Halimah, Omdurman or As Sanafa. While being in this area, you might want to check out Burri al Mahas, Burri ad Dara'isah, Al Qawz, Al Hamdab and Arkawit as well. Map of the area of Khartoum in Sudan

Local Time

Local time in Khartoum is now 04:19 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Khartoum" with an UTC offset of 3 hours.


Weather Conditions & Forecast

Morning 32°C / 90 °F
Evening 38°C / 100 °F
Night 27°C / 81 °F
Rain 0 l/sq m
Air Humidity 63%
Air Pressure 976 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 8% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear
36°C / 97 °F Sky is clear

Saturday, 23rd of September 2017
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 34°C (93 °F)
Night: 29°C (84 °F)
Sunday, 24th of September 2017
Few clouds, light breeze.
Few clouds Day: 31°C (89 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)
Monday, 25th of September 2017
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 32°C (90 °F)
Night: 29°C (83 °F)

Video Collection

Air Emirates Airbus A330 landing at Khar...

This Air Emirates A330 coming in for a landing at dawn at Khartoum international airport

21:45 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: May 22, 2012 by Rickhunter47

Khartoum Sudan

56:50 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: December 20, 2012 by abu-bakr awad


Egyptian President leads Friday prayers ...

38:22 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: April 05, 2013 by Suda Media

Egypt's Mursi speech to the Sudanese peo...

38:22 min, rating: 4/5
Uploaded: April 05, 2013 by Suda Media


The TEDxKhartoum Experience

58:16 min, rating: 4/5
Uploaded: May 13, 2013 by rasd sudan

Khartoum

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Uploaded: October 23, 2013 by Suda Media


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Interesting Events in the future

A short collection of upcomming events in Khartoum during the next days, weeks and months.

15
Oct
2017

UniversityofKhartoum

Starts: 02:00 am (02:00)
More at eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Afra Mall

Afra Mall is the first shopping mall in Sudan, located in Khartoum. Opened on February 21, 2004, the mall has an area of 30,000 m² with an indoor and outdoor parking facility, as well as an outdoor children playground. Afra Mall features department stores, a hypermarket superstore, 3 movie theatres, food court, internet cafe, pool tables and bowling hall.

Tags: Shopping malls in Sudan, Shopping malls established in 2004, Buildings and structures in Khartoum, Buildings and structures completed in 2004
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Coordinates: 15.55, 32.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi from center.

Al-Mogran Development Project

The Al-Mogran Development Project is an over $4 billion development project undertaken by the Alsunut Development Company that seeks to develop several thousand acres in downtown Khartoum along the spot where the White Nile and Blue Nile merge to form the Nile. The discovery of oil in Sudan has provided the Sudanese government with a billion dollar surplus that allows the funding of this project.

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Coordinates: 15.55, 32.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi from center.

Bank of Sudan

Bank of Sudan is the central bank of the Sudan. The bank was formed in 1960, four years after Sudan's independence. It is located in Khartoum and its governor is currently Mohamed Kheir El-Zubeir.

Tags: Khartoum, Government of Sudan, Economy of Sudan, Companies of Sudan, Central banks, Banks of Sudan, Banks established in 1960, 1960 establishments in Sudan
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Coordinates: 15.55, 32.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi from center.

Bayan College for Science and Technology

Bayan College for Science and Technology is one of private universities in Khartoum, Sudan. specialized mainly in Computer Science and Information Technology.

Tags: Universities and colleges in Sudan, Science and technology in Sudan, Education in Khartoum
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Coordinates: 15.55, 32.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi from center.

Khartoum International Airport

Khartoum International Airport is an airport in Khartoum, the capital of Sudan. It will be replaced with a new airport 40 kilometers south of the centre of Khartoum. This is planned to have two 4000 metre runways, a passenger terminal of 86,000 square metres and a 300-room international hotel.

Tags: Khartoum, Airports in Sudan
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Coordinates: 15.55, 32.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi from center.

Khartoum Stadium

Khartoum Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Khartoum, Sudan. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium has a capacity of 23,000 people.

Tags: Sports venues in Sudan, National stadiums, Multi-purpose stadiums in Sudan, Football venues in Sudan, Buildings and structures in Khartoum
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Coordinates: 15.55, 32.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi from center.

Sudan University of Science and Technology

Sudan University of Science and Technology, or SUSTech, is one of the main public universities in Khartoum, Sudan with five campuses located in the state of Khartoum. It is a member of the Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World. As of September 2011, the university was a member in good standing of the Association of African Universities.

Tags: Universities and colleges in Sudan, Sudan University of Science and Technology, Science and technology in Sudan, Forestry education, Educational institutions established in 1932, Education in Sudan, Education in Khartoum
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Coordinates: 15.55, 32.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi from center.

Sudapet

The Sudan National Petroleum Corporation, also known as Sudapet, is a state-owned oil company based in Sudan. It was founded in 1997 and is 100% owned by the Ministry for Energy and Mining. As of 2006 Sudapet is not active in oil exploitation, but rather serves to manage revenues the Sudanese government receives from its concessions to foreign operators.

Tags: Oil and gas companies of Sudan, National oil and gas companies, Khartoum, Government of Sudan
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Coordinates: 15.55, 32.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Unity High School (Sudan)

Unity High School, founded in 1928, but with roots going back to 1902, is an independent school in Khartoum, Sudan, which uses the English language and provides a British-style education to children from 4 to 18 years of age. In 2005, it had an enrollment of some 750 pupils. It had Mrs Stephanie King as a vice principal from the year 2008 onwards, the director of the School was Mr Robert Boulos and the principal was Richard Woods.

Tags: Schools in Sudan, Educational institutions established in 1902, Education in Khartoum, British international schools
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Coordinates: 15.55, 32.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi from center.

University of Khartoum

University of Khartoum (formerly shortened to UofK) is a multi-campus, co-educational, public university located in Khartoum. It is the largest and oldest university in Sudan. UofK was founded as Gordon Memorial College in 1902 and established in 1956 when Sudan gained independence. Since that date, the University of Khartoum has been recognized as a top university and a high-ranked academic institution in Sudan and Africa.

Tags: Veterinary schools, University of Khartoum, Universities and colleges in Sudan, National universities, Forestry education, Educational institutions established in 1902, Education in Khartoum
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Coordinates: 15.55, 32.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi from center.