Fast Facts

-Location: Madinah (Al Madinah Al Munawarah) is located in the Eastern Part of Al Hijaz region in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). It lies about 150 miles to the east of Red Sea & Egypt situated in the north-western part of KSA. The city is 620 meters above sea level and covers an area of about 50 square kilometers.

-Dialing code:
+9664 or 009664

-Emergency numbers:
Police: 04-823-0930; 04-822-9373; 
Ambulance: 997
Airport Inquiry:  04-842-0000 (Mohammed Bin Abdulaziz Airport)
-Population: greater than 1.3million (as per 2006 data)
-Languages: Arabic
-Time zone: GMT + 03:00 hour
-Average January temperatures –  Min: 11.6 C    Max: 23.6 C
-Average July temperatures –  Min: 28.4 C       Max: 39.3 C
-Annual rainfall:  49.1mm