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El Aaiún Destination Guide

Explore El Aaiún in Western Sahara! El Aaiún in the region of Western Sahara (general) with it's 188,084 habitants is a place in Western Sahara - some 9 mi (or 14 km) West of El-Aaiun, the country's capital.

Considering your budget, these more prominent locations could be interesting to check as well: Ad Dchira, Yaiza, Tuineje, Telde, Teguise or Agadir. When in this area, you might want to check out and El Aaiún as well. Map of the area of El Aaiún in Western Sahara

Local Time

Local time in El Aaiún is now 05:46 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Africa / El Aaiun" with an UTC offset of 0 hours.


Weather Conditions & Forecast

Morning 18°C / 65 °F
Evening 25°C / 77 °F
Night 19°C / 66 °F
Rain 0 l/sq m
Air Humidity 65%
Air Pressure 1025.8 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 8% of sky
General Conditions Light rain
24°C / 76 °F Light rain

Sunday, 22nd of October 2017
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 27°C (81 °F)
Night: 20°C (69 °F)
Monday, 23rd of October 2017
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 27°C (81 °F)
Night: 21°C (69 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of October 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 33°C (91 °F)
Night: 19°C (67 °F)

Video Collection

Rosa Morena en 'La Marcha Verde' El Aai...

La Marcha Verde fue la estrategia de Marruecos con la intención de ocupar el Sahara español iniciada el 6 de noviembre de 1975. Marruecos envió a unos 350.000 ciudadanos y 25.000 soldados

10:08 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: September 10, 2013 by RosaMorenaTV

Recuerdos de El Aaiún - Sáhara Occiden...

06:25 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: May 21, 2013 by darghamyo


Rabiá Foucraui

Rabiá Foucraui. Apaleada por la policía. Tiene parálisis de cintura para abajo. El hospital no la va a tratar (puesto que es víctima de la policía). Estamos buscando la forma de llevarla

58:19 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: September 04, 2010 by Sahara Thawra

Informe Thawra 2010 - Viaje a los territ...

Thawra denuncia la situación en los territorios ocupados del Sahara Occidental y pretende mostrar lo vivido, en los últimos meses, en los territorios ocupados, desde la visión obtenida con

40:45 min, rating: 4/5
Uploaded: September 16, 2010 by Sahara Thawra


26 de abril 2013 - Día histórico en el...

Tras la resolución 2099 del Consejo de Seguridad de la ONU, sobre el Sáhara Occidental, se realizaron manifestaciones masivas en varias ciudades del Sáhara Ocupado, con brutales intervenciones

29:23 min, rating: 2/5
Uploaded: April 28, 2013 by darghamyo

Suelta de Safi y Casablanca 2009 (José ...

31:55 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: July 18, 2009 by Juan Reyes HG


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Photo Collection

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Interesting facts about this location

Hassan I Airport

Hassan I Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto de El Aaiún, French: Aéroport de Laâyoune) is an airport serving El Aaiún, the capital city of Western Sahara. The airport is named for Hassan I of Morocco. It is operated by the Moroccan state-owned company ONDA. Due to the particular political situation of Western Sahara, this airport appears in the Moroccan AIP as GMML and in the Spanish AIP as GSAI.

Tags: Airports in Western Sahara
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Coordinates: 27.16, -13.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Laâyoune Province

Laâyoune is a province in the Moroccan economic region of Laâyoune-Boujdour-Sakia El Hamra, which includes the southwestern part of the territory of Morocco as of before 1975, and the northern part of the disputed territory of Western Sahara. Its population in 2004 is 210,023. Its main town is Laâyoune. In the north of the province, Khenifiss National Park is located.

Tags: Provinces of Morocco, Laâyoune-Boujdour-Sakia El Hamra
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Coordinates: 27.16, -13.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Saguia el-Hamra

Saguia el-Hamra, is, with Río de Oro, one of the two territories that formed the Spanish province of Spanish Sahara after 1969. Its name comes from a waterway that goes through the capital. Occupying the northern part of Western Sahara, it lies between the 26th parallel north and 27°50'N. The city of Cape Bojador serves to divide the regions. Its capital is El Aaiún (Laâyoune), and it also includes the city of Smara.

Tags: States and territories established in 1969, Spanish Sahara, Geography of Western Sahara, Former Spanish colonies, Arabic words and phrases
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Coordinates: 27.16, -13.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Stade Sheikh Mohamed Laghdaf

Stade Sheikh Mohamed Laghdaf is a multi-use stadium located in Laayoune, Western Sahara. It is used mostly for football matches. The stadium has a capacity of 25,000 people and is home the JS Massira football club of Laayoune.

Tags: Football venues in Western Sahara
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Coordinates: 27.16, -13.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.