Badr, Egypt

Badr (Arabic: بدرpronounced [bædɾ]) is a city located north east in the Cairo Governorate, Egypt. Badr is planned as an industrial city and includes 129 factories. In addition to this, 350 factories are still under construction. Most factories are built with the aim of exporting to Arab, African and world markets.

Badr

بدر
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Badr is located in Egypt
Badr
Badr
Location in Egypt
Coordinates: 30°08′09″N 31°43′54″E / 30.135923°N 31.731552°E / 30.135923; 31.731552
Country Egypt
GovernorateCairo
Time zoneUTC+2 (EST)

DescriptionEdit

It is the nearest industrial city to Cairo International Airport, Suez Port, it is also close to the Delta and the Suez Canal.

Projects in Badr are exempted from taxes for up to 10 years from the date at which their operation commenced.

EducationEdit

The city houses three universities, namely the Egyptian-Russian University, Future University in Egypt، the Egyptian E-Learning University and Badr University in Cairo BUC.

Health careEdit

The city has a central national hospital, Badr Hospital. The hospital was founded in the early 2005 and started working in 2009. Badr Hospital is owned by Helwan University and is now assigned to be a University Hospital.

ClimateEdit

Badr City essentially has a hot desert climate ([1]). The climate is generally extremely dry all over the year except some sporadic rain during the winter months. In addition to rarity of rain, extreme heat during summer months is also a general climate feature of Badr although daytime temperatures are milder during autumn and winter. [[Köppen-Geiger climate classificatioate as hot desert (BWh),[2] as the rest of Egypt. n system]] classifies its clim

Climate data for Badr City
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 18.1
(64.6)
19.8
(67.6)
23.2
(73.8)
27.8
(82.0)
32
(90)
34.4
(93.9)
34.9
(94.8)
34.6
(94.3)
31.8
(89.2)
29.8
(85.6)
24.9
(76.8)
20.1
(68.2)
27.6
(81.7)
Daily mean °C (°F) 12.8
(55.0)
14
(57)
16.7
(62.1)
20.3
(68.5)
24.2
(75.6)
26.9
(80.4)
27.8
(82.0)
27.9
(82.2)
25.4
(77.7)
23.5
(74.3)
19.4
(66.9)
14.7
(58.5)
21.1
(70.0)
Average low °C (°F) 7.6
(45.7)
8.2
(46.8)
10.2
(50.4)
12.9
(55.2)
16.4
(61.5)
19.4
(66.9)
20.8
(69.4)
21.2
(70.2)
19.1
(66.4)
17.2
(63.0)
13.9
(57.0)
9.4
(48.9)
14.7
(58.5)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 6
(0.2)
4
(0.2)
4
(0.2)
2
(0.1)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
1
(0.0)
4
(0.2)
5
(0.2)
26
(1.1)
Source: Climate-Data.org (altitude: 216m)[2]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Köppen climate classification BWh
  2. ^ a b "Climate: Badr City - Climate graph, Temperature graph, Climate table". Climate-Data.org. Retrieved 2013-12-14.

Coordinates: 30°08′10″N 31°42′54″E / 30.136°N 31.715°E / 30.136; 31.715