in Northern Governorate, Bahrain
- Qal’at al-Bahrain – Ancient Harbour and Capital of Dilmun (Unesco heritage, 3 mi)
- Pearling, Testimony of an Island Economy (Unesco heritage, 9 mi)
- Al Zubarah Archaeological Site (Unesco heritage, 38 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 26.210 and 50.473 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 26° 12' 37" and E 50° 28' 23"
- 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: 06:35 AM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Asia/Bahrain
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 4:56 am and 6:32 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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: 2020-07-15 07:21:05
Delve into Al Markh
Al Markh in Northern Governorate is located in Bahrain a little west of Manama, the country's capital town.
Current time in Al Markh is now 06:35 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bahrain with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Al Markh, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Bahrain is Bahrain International Airport in a distance of 11 mi (or 17 km), North-East. 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 Qal’at al-Bahrain – Ancient Harbour and Capital of Dilmun in a distance of 3 mi (or 6 km), North-East. 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, Dammam, Madinat ash Shamal, Al Khawr and Umm Salal `Ali. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 35°C / 96 °F
|Morning Temperature||34°C / 93 °F|
|Evening Temperature||34°C / 93 °F|
|Night Temperature||34°C / 92 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||996 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Friday, 17th of July 2020
37°C (98 °F)
34°C (93 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Saturday, 18th of July 2020
37°C (98 °F)
34°C (93 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sunday, 19th of July 2020
36°C (96 °F)
34°C (92 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Le Meridien Bahrain City Centre
Hani Suites And Spa
The Ritz-Carlton Bahrain
RAMEE GRAND HOTEL AND SPA
The Westin Bahrain City Centre
Mercure Grand Hotel Seef / All Suites
S HOTEL BAHRAIN
Al Raya Suites
ibis Seef Manama
ELITE SEEF RESIDENCE AND HOTEL
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الرادود عيسى العكراوي 2 - موكب عزاء المرخ - ليلة ضربة امير المؤمنين 1435هـ - البحرين
الرادود عيسى العكراوي 2 - موكب عزاء المرخ - ليلة ضربة امير المؤمنين 1435هـ - البحرين "
السيد حسين الساري - من دعاء ابي حمزة الثمالي - إحياء ليلة القدر 23 مسجد خويتيم 7
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الرادود عيسى العكراوي 1 - موكب عزاء المرخ - ليلة ضربة أمير المؤمنين 1435هـ - البحرين
الرادود عيسى العكراوي 1 - موكب عزاء المرخ - ليلة ضربة أمير المؤمنين 1435هـ - البحرين"
الشيخ عبدالحكيم السندي مقتل الحسين ع ليلة 10 محرم 1436هـ المرخ
الشيخ عبدالحكيم السندي مقتل الحسين ع ليلة 10 محرم 1436هـ المرخ"
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ملا علي جاسم الدرازي ذكرى خروج الإمام الحسين ع من مكة 1435هـ - المرخ
ملا علي جاسم الدرازي ذكرى خروج الإمام الحسين ع من مكة 1435ه ليلة 8 ذو الحجة "
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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.
Northern Region, Bahrain
Al-Mintaqah ash-Shamaliyah was an administrative region of Bahrain in the northern part of the country. Its territory is now in the Northern Governorate.
The Barbar Temple is an archaeological site located in the village of Barbar, Bahrain, and considered to be part of the Dilmun culture. The most recent of the three Barbar temples was rediscovered by a Danish archaeological team in 1954. A further two temples were discovered on the site with the oldest dating back to 3000 BC. The temples were built of limestone blocks, believed to have been carved out from Jidda Island.
Jannusan is a Bahrani village in Bahrain, near Sar. A lot of foreigners, especially Britons, Americans and Japanese live in that area.
Muqaba is a Bahrani village in Bahrain. It is 10 kilometers away from the capital Manama.
Muqsha is a Bahrani village in Bahrain and is situated west of the capital Manama. It is also located in Budaiya Highway, where it is located in the northern part of the highway which separates it from the village of Qadam, south of Muqsha. Muqsha also borders the villages of Al-Hilla, Karbabad, Al-Qalaa to the north, Karranah to the west, and Jidhafs to the east.
Jid Al-Haj is one of the smallest villages of Bahrain.
Shakhura is a village situated in north-central Bahrain. It is a part of the Northern Governorate administrative region. The village is notable for its burial mounds, which have been nominated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Al Markh.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Markh, Al Markh, اَلْمَرْخ