Umm ash Shajar
in Muharraq Governorate, Bahrain

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
26.228 and 50.656 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 26° 13' 41" and E 50° 39' 20"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dinar - BHD
Spoken languages:
Arabic, English, Persian, Urdu
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:11 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Bahrain
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:53 am and 6:32 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Akamaru
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Bahrain in Western Asia

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Bahrain.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Bahrain. Last Update: 2020-07-12 07:21:15

Discover Umm ash Shajar

Umm ash Shajar in Muharraq Governorate is a place in Bahrain a little east of Manama, the country's capital city.

Current time in Umm ash Shajar is now 06:11 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bahrain with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports near Umm ash Shajar, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Bahrain is Bahrain International Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Bahrain is Pearling, Testimony of an Island Economy in a distance of 3 mi (or 4 km), West. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Manama, Madinat ash Shamal, Dammam, Al Khawr and Az Za`ayin. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 36°C / 97 °F

Morning Temperature 34°C / 94 °F
Evening Temperature 37°C / 98 °F
Night Temperature 35°C / 96 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 49%
Air Pressure 996 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 50% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Monday, 13th of July 2020

36°C (96 °F)
34°C (93 °F)
Scattered clouds, calm.

Tuesday, 14th of July 2020

37°C (99 °F)
35°C (95 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Wednesday, 15th of July 2020

36°C (97 °F)
34°C (93 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

MOVENPICK HOTEL BAHRAIN

Address
3,1 mi
143 ROAD 2403
224 Muharraq Town
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Elite Resort & Spa

Address
3,6 mi
Shaikh Hamad Causeway
Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Al Safir Hotel & Tower

Address
3,2 mi
Bldg. 670 Road 2411
Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Grand Safir Hotel Bahrain

Address
3,6 mi
Building 740, Road 2412, Block 324
324 Juffair
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 16:00 - Checkin: 10:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Ramee International

Address
3,6 mi
Juffair Area 16161
340 Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 00:09
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Novotel Bahrain Al Dana Resort

Address
3,5 mi
121 Sheikh Hamad Causeway PO box 11073
322 MANAMA
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Al Safir Hotel & Tower

Address
3,5 mi
Building 670, Road 2411, Block 324
Juffair
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Serene Landmark

Address
3,4 mi
Building #66, Avenue 22, Area 324
20139 Al Manamah
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


ELITE ROYALE

Address
3,3 mi
BUILDING NO 499 ROAD NO 2408
0000 Bahrain
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The K Hotel

Address
3,3 mi
Po Box 1412 Juffair
1412 Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

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Spotting at Bahrain June 2014 - Part 1

Published: July 05, 2014
Length: 47:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: BAH Spotter

Part 1 from our spotting at Bahrain International Airport on 26th June 2014. Airlines spotted: Emirates Airlines Gulf Air Saudi Arabian Airllines Rotana Jet Etihad Airways Oman Air by Faisal...


Villa For Rent in Bahrain - Hidd

Published: February 13, 2013
Length: 26:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Saud A.Aziz

Luxurious Villa For Rent in Hidd B.D 1150 / Monthly (Non Negotiable) 36 150 151 Checkout The Villa Pictures On Flicker: http://www.flickr.com/photos/villa4rent/sets/72157632762932734/ Checkout...


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Published: August 25, 2010
Length: 55:32 min
Rating: 4 of 5
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Visiting Bahrain

Published: December 13, 2009
Length: 15:54 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: David PIN

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Spotting at Bahrain part 2

Published: January 06, 2015
Length: 22:25 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: BAH Spotter

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لن ننسى مافعلتم في بحريننا - الجزء الاول

Published: May 20, 2011
Length: 01:04 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: 2s0s

اتمنى من الكل نشر الفيديو لتبيان الحقيقه.


Church Vision

Published: January 19, 2013
Length: 10:15 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: GCM Church

Our Vision in the next few years. The Great Commission Ministries Church in Angeles City, Philippines.


Bahrain Airport Dilmun Lounge

Published: October 05, 2008
Length: 28:13 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: yappyworldroundtrip

Business class lounge, Food and drinks. http://www.sekai1.co.jp/yappy/ ブログ「有給休暇で地球を闊歩・ビジネスマン40日間世界一周」


[HD] FSX A330 Landing at dusk in Bahrain 1

Published: May 21, 2009
Length: 19:31 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: luckypine4402

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PROMOTION (Psalms 75:6-7)

Published: June 02, 2012
Length: 28:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: GCM Church

A Bible based message on how to be promoted by God. Pastor Esting made a dynamic message about Promotion~


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Muharraq Governorate

The Muharraq Governorate is one of the five governorates of Bahrain. It is now co-extensive with the municipality of Al Muharraq and with Muharraq Island together with outlying islets. It includes the former municipality of Al Hadd at the southern end of that island. The centre of Muharraq contains some of the oldest residential properties in the Kingdom, many of which have been rented out by their Bahraini owners to expatriate workers.

Located at 26.25, 50.6167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Governorates of Bahrain

Muharraq

Muharraq is Bahrain's third largest city and served as its capital until 1923 when it was replaced by Manama. The city is located on Muharraq Island and has long been a centre of religiosity. Bahrain International Airport is also located on the island. Adjacent to Muharraq are the man-made Amwaj Islands, known for their large buildings, hotels and beaches. Muharraq is home to Muharraq Club, which is Bahrain's most successful football club.

Located at 26.25, 50.6167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Bahrain, History of Bahrain, Former municipalities (regions) of Bahrain

Muharraq Island

Muharraq Island is the third largest island in the archipelago of Bahrain after Bahrain Island and Hawar Island. It is named after Muharraq City, the former capital of Bahrain. There are several towns and villages located on the Island, including: Al Muharraq Al Dair Arad Busaiteen Hidd Galali Halat Bu Maher Halat Nuaim (connected by road) Halat Seltah (connected by road) Samaheej Bahrain International Airport and the Muharraq Airfield are also located on the island.

Located at 26.2669, 50.6384 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Bahrain

Arad Fort

Arad Fort is a 15th century fort in Arad, Bahrain. Arad Fort was built in the typical style of Islamic forts during the 15th century A.D. before the Portuguese invasion of Bahrain in 1622 A.D. This fort is one of the compact defensive forts in Bahrain. In its present location, it overlooks various sea passages of Muharraq's shallow seashores.

Located at 26.2525, 50.6269 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Bahrain, Tourism in Bahrain, Forts in Bahrain

Al Muharraq Stadium

Al Muharraq Stadium is a multi-use stadium situated in Arad, Bahrain. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of Muharraq Club. The stadium holds 20,000 people. The stadium underwent maintenance works for a month, during September 2012.

Located at 26.2578, 50.6278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Bahrain

Galali

Galali is a small area in the Kingdom of Bahrain, located on Muharraq Island, north of Muharraq City. Galali used to be the farthest north point of Bahrain before the development of the manmade artificial islands of Amwaj Islands. Galali in Arabic means a group of cliffs, a high place, this is when people first found out this area of Bahrain they know it by its small cliffs and referred to it by that name. Around 2000 people used to live in Galali (1991 census).

Located at 26.2667, 50.65 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Bahrain

Halat Nuaim

Halat Nuaim is a Bahraini island. It is located off the coast of Muharraq island, near the town of Hidd. It has traditionally been inhabited by the Al Nuaim tribe.

Located at 26.2395, 50.6353 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Bahrain, Populated places in Bahrain

Halat Seltah

Halat Seltah is a Bahraini island. It is located off the coast of Muharraq island, near the town of Hidd, and neighbour the island of Halat Nuaim. It has traditionally been inhabited by the Al Sulaiti tribe after whom the island is named. The island is today connected to Muharraq Island and Halat Nuaim by a road.

Located at 26.243, 50.638 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Bahrain, Populated places in Bahrain

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2020

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2020

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Um el Shajar, Umm ash Shanin, Umm ash Shahin, Umm ash Shajar, أُمّ اَلشَّجَر