. Although Taza barred the route of Turks from Algiers seeking conquest in what is now Morocco, it fell to the French in 1914. The old town has barbican monuments, mosques, and a 14th-century mderasa (Coranic school). Population in 1982 stood at 77,216. Population now estimated about 144,000. Climate Köppen-Geiger climate classification system classifies its climate as hot-summer Mediterranean (hot-summer Mediterranean climate) (Csa). ref name "Climate-Data.org"
* The Sasanian Road * Lar Dam * Sangi Bridge Polour * Saghanefar Hendoukola * Altar Amol (Atashkadeh Amol) * Tomb of Sultan Shahabuddin * Heshtl Tower * Village and forest Blairan and Alimastan * Gole Zard Cave * Inn Kemboja * Home Manochehri * Imam Hassan Askari Mosque * Ghadamgah Khezr Nabi * Ceremony of Aask * Amol Historical Museum Climate Köppen-Geiger climate classification system classifies its climate as hot-summer Mediterranean (hot-summer Mediterranean climate) (Csa). ref
rock climbing in the granite mountains and wadis. October–April only (i.e. not the hot summer months). The main area near to Dahab is '''Wadi Gnai''': * Vast amounts of perfect bouldering on granite boulders in shaded, sand-floored valleys * Single and multi-pitch equipped sport routes for all levels of climbers in Waterfalls, Camel Canyon and Wadi Connection * Top roping area especially for beginners and children in Middle Gnai * Plus new routing possibilities for sport climbs in many easily accessible areas. '''Desert Divers''' have led the way in developing rock climbing in the Sinai. They can arrange for permits to Wadi Gnai, equipment hire, drivers, guides and anything else you might need. They recently published the Sinai Rock Climbing Guide complete with topos and route descriptions. Their instructors are happy to share offer advice to experienced climbers who can 'self-guide', or they can help you improve your climbing with beginner and Advanced technique courses. St. Catherine also has incredible tradclimbing and bouldering. Base yourself in the village at Fox Camp or Sheikh Mousa Bedouin Camp with easy access (5 mns to 2 hours) to more than 60 routes. All long multipitch (7+ pitch), but wide range of grades. If you're a group, it is great fun to head deep into the desert by camel where you will find unclimbed lines almost everywhere you look! Absolutely no bolting allowed in St Catherine, and please respect the holy mountains of Mt Sinai and St Katherine by walking the traditional pilgrimage paths rather than climbing. Sandboarding Sandboarding is said to be originated in Egypt in the time of the Pharaohs where they slid down dunes on pieces of wood. Yet, it only began to capture the center stage as one of the most exciting outdoor adventure sports within the past couple years. Today the sport has evolved in many countries with idyllic settings like Namibia, Peru in Latin America, Australia, the Western USA and Dubai in the UAE with ever-increasing followers throughout the world. * commons:دهب
inch 0.72 Apr precipitation inch 0.20 May precipitation inch 0.15 Jun precipitation inch 0.04 Jul precipitation inch 0.76 Aug precipitation inch 1.20 Sep precipitation inch 0.53 Oct precipitation inch 0.52 Nov precipitation inch 0.56 Dec precipitation inch 0.84 year precipitation inch source Weather.com NWS Gila Bend has an arid desert climate, characterized by extremely hot summers and warm winters. The average annual rainfall is approximately 7 inches (177.8 mm). During the winter months, daytime highs average about 65°F to 75°F (18°C to 24°C). As typical with the desert in relatively undeveloped areas, there is nothing to keep the heat continuing after the sun sets, so temperatures rapidly drop after sunset. Sometimes this swing can be larger than 30 degrees. This means that average wintertime night lows are about 40°F to 50°F (4°C to 10°C), with an occasional night lower than 40°F (4°C). The all time lowest recorded temperature in Gila Bend was 10°F (-12°C), which occurred on January 13, 1963. Gila Bend has extremely hot summers with highest temperatures recorded for the state of Arizona, and temperatures at or exceeding 110°F (41°C) are the norm for the entirety of summer as well as the beginning of September. Even the month of May experiences some days above 100°F (38°C). It should also be noted that with an average July high of 109°F (43°C), temperatures exceeding 115°F (46°C) are common for the area, especially for that particular month. Lows during the summer are generally in the upper 70s and low 80s. The all time highest recorded temperature in Gila Bend is 122°F (50°C), which occurred on June 26, 1990 and again on July 28, 1995. Demographics ). The storm also washed out several roadways near Gila Bend (Gila Bend, Arizona), isolating the city from motorists. Overall, the storm caused $750,000 (1951 USD) in property damage. *July 1954: Three years later, the remnants of another hurricane moved over Arizona from the south during the month of July. Damage from this storm is unknown. '''Sonoran Desert National Monument''' is located south of Goodyear (Goodyear, Arizona) and Buckeye (Buckeye, Arizona) and east of Gila Bend, Arizona. Created by Presidential (U.S. President) proclamation on January 17, 2001, the 496,337 acre (2,008 km 2 ) monument is managed by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM), an agency within the U.S. Department of the Interior. The U.S. Bureau of Land Management already managed the lands, however under monument status, the level of protection and preservation of resources is enhanced. Sonoran Desert National Monument protects but a small portion of the Sonoran Desert, which is 120,000 square miles (311,000 km 2 ), and extends well into California and the country of Mexico. The North Maricopa Mountains (North Maricopa Mountains Wilderness), South Maricopa Mountains (South Maricopa Mountains Wilderness) and the Table Top Wildernesses protect the richest regions of desert habitat from any future development. thumb left Spring wildflowers in SDNM (File:Sondes.jpg)
part thumb Skyline of the capital city Abu Dhabi (File:Abu Dhabi Skyline from Marina.jpg) The emirate is located in the tropical dry region. The Tropic of Cancer runs through the southern part of the Emirate, giving its climate an arid nature characterised by high temperatures throughout the year, and a very hot summer. The Emirate’s high summer (June to August) temperatures are associated with high relative humidity, especially in coastal areas. Abu Dhabi has warm winters with occasionally
goddess Atargatis, it became known to the Greeks as the Ἱερόπολις (Hieropolis) 'city of the sanctuary', and finally as Ἱεράπολις (Hierapolis) 'holy city'. Climate Manbij has a hot-summer Mediterranean climate with influences of a continental climate during winter with hot dry summers and cool wet and occasionally snowy winters. The average high temperature in January is 7.8 °C and the average high temperature in Augost is 38.1 °C . The snow falls usually in January, February or December
in the Military and Founder of Plaza Coloso shopping center in the heart of downtown. Climate Parral has an altitude-moderated semi-arid climate (Köppen (Köppen climate classification) ''BSh'' ''BSk'') with rainfall limited to heavy thunderstorms during the hot summer months. During the dry season from October to May, days range from mild to hot and nights from chilly to mild. Frosts are common though not persistent in the winter.
featuring a giant clam shell. Makarska is the center of the Makarska Riviera, a popular tourist destination under the Biokovo mountain. It stretches for between the towns of Brela and Gradac. Climate and vegetation Makarska experiences a hot-summer Mediterranean climate (Köppen climate classification: ''Csa''). Winters are warm and wet, while Summers are hot and dry. Makarska is one of the warmest cities in Croatia. Vegetation is of the evergreen
align center EBL align center ORER Erbil International Airport align center Qatar Airways Announces Five New International Routes - In the Kurdish dominated Northern provinces of w:Dohuk, w:Erbil, and w:Sulaymaniyah, the Kurdistan Coalition List had received between 87% and 95% of votes cast. In the southern province of Basrah the Shia United Iraqi Alliance held a commanding lead with 615,255 votes. Allawi's group was in second place with 87,538 votes, while the Iraqi Accordance Front trailed with 37,098.