Port Said port is one of the most important Egyptian ports on the Mediterranean Sea due to its geographical site where it is located on the Eastern entrance of the Suez Canal, the biggest global commercial navigational channel linking Europe with the East, and also considered biggest crossing traffic port in the world.
The port is bordered by an imaginary line seawards reaching as from the end of the western breakwater boundary till the eastern breakwater end. And from the Suez Canal area, it is bordered by an imaginary line extending transversely from the southern bank of the Canal connected to Manzala Lake, and the railways.
Port Said city is located in north-eastern Egypt, near the Suez Canal; it is home to an estimated 600,000 people.
Considered Egyptian summer resort, Port Said enjoys moderate weather conditions throughout the year. The average summer temperature is 30C and 18C in winter.