Beni Suef

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Beni Suef, (Arabic: بني سويفBanī Suwaif [bæni sweːf], Coptic: Ⲡⲁⲛⲓⲥⲱϥ Panisuf) is the caipital ceety o the Beni Suef Govrenorate in Egyp.

Owerview[eedit | eedit soorce]

Beni Suef is an important agricultural center, which grew frae a sma veelage at the turn o the century an nou hosts a population o ower 200,000. It wis famous for its linen manufacturin in the Middle Ages, an continues tae be hivily involved in cotton-spinnin an carpet-makin. It is an aa kent for its alabaster, quarried in the nearbi hills. Beni Suef is locatit aboot 115 km (72 miles) sooth o Cairo. The Meidum Pyramid an Faiyum Oasis are nearbi. Beni Suef is kent for its lairge mansions, includin the Ismail Mansion, awned bi General Ahmed Mamdouh Ismail. Beni Suef University an the private Al Nahda University are locatit in Beni Suef.

Climate[eedit | eedit soorce]

Climate data for Beni Suef
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average heich °C (°F) 20
(68)
22
(72)
25
(77)
31
(88)
35
(95)
37
(99)
37
(99)
37
(99)
35
(95)
31
(88)
26
(79)
22
(72)
30
(85.7)
Average laich °C (°F) 5
(41)
6
(43)
9
(48)
13
(55)
18
(64)
20
(68)
22
(72)
22
(72)
20
(68)
17
(63)
11
(52)
7
(45)
14.2
(57.5)
Precipitation mm (inches) 0.7
(0.028)
3.7
(0.146)
0.7
(0.028)
1.3
(0.051)
0.3
(0.012)
0
(0)
0.5
(0.02)
2.1
(0.083)
3.6
(0.142)
1.6
(0.063)
1.9
(0.075)
7.3
(0.287)
23.7
(0.933)
Source: Warld Wather Online [1]

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Beni Suef Weather, Egypt Weather Averages". World Weather Online. Retrieved November 30, 2012. 
  2. "One Way Ticket, reported by Fatemah Farag in Al-Ahram". 2002-02-28. Retrieved 2008-03-25. 
  3. Hala Halim (2005-09-15). "In the aftermath of Beni Suef". Al-Ahram. Retrieved 2008-03-25. 
  4. Ibn Ad Dunya (2006-05-22). "Eight convicted for negligence in Beni Suef Cultural Palace fire". Retrieved 2008-03-25. 
  5. "Egyptian movie diva Berlenti Abdul Hamid dies at 75". Al-Masry Al-Youm. December 1, 2010. 

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Coordinates: 29°04′N 31°05′E / 29.067°N 31.083°E / 29.067; 31.083