Egypt

Regions

Ad Daqahlīyah
Al Baḩr al Aḩmar
Al Buḩayrah
Al Fayyūm
Al Gharbīyah
Al Ismā‘īlīyah
Al Jīzah
Al Minyā
Al Minūfīyah
Al Qalyūbīyah
Al Qāhirah
Al Wādī al Jadīd
Alexandria
As Suways
Aswān
Asyūţ
Banī Suwayf
Būr Sa‘īd
Dumyāţ
Eastern Province
Janūb Sīnāʼ
Kafr ash Shaykh
Maţrūḩ
Muḩāfaz̧at al Uqşur
Qinā
Shamāl Sīnāʼ
Sūhāj

Country information

Country: Egypt
Population: 80,471,869 inhabitants  (Last modified: 21/03/2013 )
Area 1,001,450 km²
Capital: Cairo
Currency: Pound (EGP)
Phone code: +20
Languages: ar-EG,en,fr
Domain name: .eg
Postcode form: #####
Postcode regex: ^(\d{5})$
ISO3: EGY
Neighbors: Israel, Libya, Sudan
Fips: EG

Current local time in Egypt

Current Date:
Wednesday 15 July 2020
Current Time:
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Time Zone: Africa/Cairo
GMT/UTC: + 2  hours
DST: No time changes this year!


*GMT/UTC - Standard Time Zone
*DST - Daylight Saving Time

Upcoming public holidays

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
July 23 Thursday Revolution Day July 23 National holiday
July 31 Friday Feast of the Sacrifice Public Holiday
August 1 Saturday Feast of the Sacrifice Day 2 National holiday
August 2 Sunday Feast of the Sacrifice Day 3 National holiday
August 3 Monday Feast of the Sacrifice Day 4 National holiday
August 15 Saturday Flooding of the Nile Observance
August 20 Thursday Muharram Public Holiday
September 11 Friday Coptic New Year Observance
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
October 6 Tuesday Armed Forces Day Observance
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Tide times and tide charts

Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 27
Longitude in decimal degrees: 30
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 27° North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 30° East
Height above sea level: 199 m,   652.89 ft,   7834.65 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)