Wadi Halfa, Sudan • Earth.com

Last update: October 22nd, 2019 at 2:45 pm

Wadi Halfa, Sudan

Wadi Halfa lies on the east bank of the Nile River in extreme northern Sudan. Surrounded by dunes of the Nubian Desert, this region is known for its violent dust storms. In April of 1967, the city reached 127 degrees Fahrenheit, making it one of the hottest places on Earth.

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