El Bayadh

El Bayadh
البيض
city
City of El Bayadh

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Location of El Bayadh, Algeria within El Bayadh Province
El Bayadh
Location of El Bayadh within Algeria
Coordinates: 33°40′49″N 1°01′13″E / 33.68028°N 1.02028°E / 33.68028; 1.02028Coordinates: 33°40′49″N 1°01′13″E / 33.68028°N 1.02028°E / 33.68028; 1.02028
Country  Algeria
Province El Bayadh
District El Bayadh District
Government
  PMA Seats 11
Area
  Total 497 km2 (192 sq mi)
Elevation[1] 1,347 m (4,419 ft)
Population (1998)
  Total 64,632
  Density 130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Postal code 32000
ONS code 3201
Climate BSk

El Bayadh (Arabic: البيض) is a municipality of Algeria. It is the capital of El Bayadh Province. This town was known as Géryville during the French colonization of Algeria.

Geography

The Ksour Range is a mountainous area extending between Figuig and El Bayadh.[2]

Climate data for El Bayadh
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 51.3
(124.3)
51.3
(124.3)
Source: [3]

References


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