Geography

Location

Saudi Arabia is located in the Middle East.  It is north of Yemen and borders the Persian Gulf and the Red Sea.

Size

Saudi Arabia is 27% smaller than the United States. Its total area is 2,149,690 km2 while the US has 8,080,464 km2 in area. That means it is slightly more than one-fifth the size of the US.

Terrain

Saudi Arabia’s terrain consists mostly of sandy deserts.

https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/sa.html

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