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Dongola Destination Guide

Explore Dongola in Sudan

Dongola in the region of Northern is a place in Sudan - some 284 mi or ( 457 km ) North-West of Khartoum , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Dongola

Time in Dongola is now 12:52 PM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Khartoum " with a UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Sortot, Kulumesid, Garada, At Tur'ah, and Khartoum. Since you are here already, consider visiting Sortot . Where to go and what to see in Dongola ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location


Dongola, also spelled Dunqulah, and formerly known as Al 'Urdi, is the capital of the state of Northern in Sudan, on the banks of the Nile. It should not be confused with Old Dongola, an ancient city located 80 km upstream on the opposite bank. The town is home to the University of Dongola, a public university.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 19.17 30.47 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Northern (state), Populated places in Sudan, State capitals in Sudan

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Dongola