El Bayadh

El Bayadh (Arabic: البيض) is a municipality of Algeria. It is the capital of El Bayadh Province. This town was known as Géryville during the French colonization of Algeria.

El Bayadh

City of El Bayadh
Location of El Bayadh, Algeria within El Bayadh Province
El Bayadh
Location of El Bayadh within Algeria
Coordinates: 33°40′49″N 1°01′13″E
Country Algeria
ProvinceEl Bayadh
DistrictEl Bayadh District
  PMA Seats11
  Total497 km2 (192 sq mi)
Elevation1,347 m (4,419 ft)
 (2008 Census)
  Density170/km2 (450/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01 (CET)
Postal code
ONS code3201


The Ksour Range is a mountainous area extending between Figuig and El Bayadh.[2]

Climate data for El Bayadh
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 51.3
Source: [3]


  1. "Mundomanz.com - Datos". www.mundomanz.com.
  2. "GÉOGRAPHIE MILITAIRE - LIVRE VI - ALGÉRIE et TUNISIE par le colonel NIOX - 2ème édition". aj.garcia.free.fr.
  3. "Seconde Communication Nationale de L'Algerie Sur Les Changements Climatiques a la CCNUCC" (PDF) (in French). Ministere de L'Amenagement du Territoire et de L'Environnement. 2010. p. 27. Retrieved 23 October 2016.

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