Sadat (city)

Sadat (Arabic: السادات El Sādāt  Egyptian Arabic pronunciation: [essæˈdæːt]) is a city in the Monufia Governorate, Egypt. It is named after late president Anwar Sadat. The city is located 94 kilometres (58 mi) northwest of Cairo. It is a first generation new urban community and one of the largest industrial cities in the country.[1]

Sadat

السادات
City
Images from top, left to right: Skyline of Kafr Daoud Village, Shibin El Kom-Sadat Road, Abd El-Aziz Ezz Mosque, CIB Bank, Virgin Mary Church

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Sadat
Location in Egypt
Coordinates: 30.3811°N 30.5266°E / 30.3811; 30.5266
Country Egypt
GovernorateMonufia
Established1978
Area
  Total241 sq mi (625 km2)
Population
 (2010)
  Total79,000
Time zoneUTC+2 (EST)
Area code(s)+2 048

The city is surrounded by a 350 km2 green belt, which has earned it a place in the top ten list of environmentally friendly industrial cities in the Middle East.

Industry

Sadat City has industry in a variety of sectors and in 2017, more land was slated and offered for industrial investment in Sadat.[2]

Climate

Köppen-Geiger climate classification system classifies its climate as hot desert (BWh).

Climate data for Sadat
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 19.5
(67.1)
20.7
(69.3)
23.7
(74.7)
27.6
(81.7)
32.3
(90.1)
34
(93)
34.3
(93.7)
34.4
(93.9)
32.3
(90.1)
29.8
(85.6)
25.1
(77.2)
20.5
(68.9)
27.9
(82.1)
Daily mean °C (°F) 13.2
(55.8)
14.2
(57.6)
16.7
(62.1)
19.7
(67.5)
24.4
(75.9)
26.4
(79.5)
27.3
(81.1)
27.4
(81.3)
25.6
(78.1)
22.8
(73.0)
18.8
(65.8)
14.3
(57.7)
20.9
(69.6)
Average low °C (°F) 7
(45)
7.7
(45.9)
9.7
(49.5)
11.9
(53.4)
16.5
(61.7)
18.9
(66.0)
20.4
(68.7)
20.4
(68.7)
18.9
(66.0)
15.9
(60.6)
12.5
(54.5)
8.2
(46.8)
14.0
(57.2)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 5
(0.2)
6
(0.2)
2
(0.1)
2
(0.1)
2
(0.1)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
2
(0.1)
10
(0.4)
11
(0.4)
40
(1.6)
Source: climate-data.org[3]

See also

References

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