Kaduqli

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Kaduqli
كادوقلي
Kaduqli is located in Sudan
Kaduqli
Kaduqli
Location in Sudan
Coordinates: 11°1′0″N 29°43′0″E / 11.01667°N 29.71667°E / 11.01667; 29.71667Coordinates: 11°1′0″N 29°43′0″E / 11.01667°N 29.71667°E / 11.01667; 29.71667
Country Flag of Sudan.svg Sudan
State South Kurdufan
Population (2005)
 • Total 92,674 (est)

Kaduqli (Arabic: كادوقليKāduqlī) is a capital city of South Kurdufan State, Sudan. It is located 149 miles (240 km) south of al-Ubayyid, at the northern edge of the White Nile plain in the Nuba Mountains. It contains Hilal Stadium.

Economy[edit]

It is a trading centre for gum arabic and livestock. Industries include textiles, soap factories, and the production of leather. Kaduqli is also the Headquarters of Sector IV of the UNMIS (United Nations Mission in Sudan). The sector IV HQ houses the Egyptian Contingent and also includes the Indian Aviation Contingent, flying MI-17 helicopters.

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Kaduqli
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 34
(93)
36
(96)
39
(102)
39
(102)
38
(100)
34
(93)
31
(87)
31
(87)
32
(89)
34
(93)
36
(96)
35
(95)
34.9
(94.4)
Average low °C (°F) 17
(62)
19
(66)
21
(69)
23
(73)
23
(73)
22
(71)
21
(69)
21
(69)
20
(68)
20
(68)
18
(64)
17
(62)
20.2
(67.8)
Precipitation cm (inches) 0
(0)
0
(0)
0.3
(0.1)
1.5
(0.6)
7.4
(2.9)
11.2
(4.4)
15
(5.9)
15
(6)
14.2
(5.6)
8
(3)
0.3
(0.1)
0
(0)
72.9
(28.6)
Source: Weatherbase [1]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Weatherbase: Historical Weather for Kaduqli, Sudan". Weatherbase. 2011.  Retrieved on November 24, 2011.