in Southern Governorate, Bahrain
- Qal’at al-Bahrain – Ancient Harbour and Capital of Dilmun (Unesco heritage, 17 mi)
- Pearling, Testimony of an Island Economy (Unesco heritage, 18 mi)
- Al Zubarah Archaeological Site (Unesco heritage, 31 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 25.988 and 50.528 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 25° 59' 17" and E 50° 31' 41"
- 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: 06:55 AM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Asia/Bahrain
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:41 am and 5:03 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
Delve into Al ‘Amar
Al ‘Amar in Southern Governorate is located in Bahrain about 17 mi (or 27 km) south of Manama, the country's capital town.
Current time in Al ‘Amar is now 06:55 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bahrain with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Al ‘Amar, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Bahrain is Bahrain International Airport in a distance of 21 mi (or 33 km), North. 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 17 mi (or 27 km), North. 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, Umm Salal `Ali and Al Khawr. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 89 °F
|Morning Temperature||29°C / 84 °F|
|Evening Temperature||30°C / 86 °F|
|Night Temperature||29°C / 85 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1011 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 63% of sky|
|General Conditions||Broken clouds|
Thursday, 24th of October 2019
31°C (88 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Friday, 25th of October 2019
31°C (88 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.
Saturday, 26th of October 2019
31°C (88 °F)
29°C (85 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
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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.
Bahrain, officially the Kingdom of Bahrain is a small island country situated near the western shores of the Persian Gulf. It is an archipelago of 33 islands, the largest being Bahrain Island, at 55 km long by 18 km wide. Saudi Arabia lies to the west and is connected to Bahrain by the King Fahd Causeway. Iran lies 200 km to the north of Bahrain, across the Gulf. The peninsula of Qatar is to the southeast across the Gulf of Bahrain.
Jordanian protests (2011–present)
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Bahrain Bloody Thursday
Bahrain Bloody Thursday is the name given by protesters in Bahrain to 17 February 2011, the fourth day of their national uprising. Bahrain security forces launched a pre-dawn raid to clear Pearl Roundabout in Manama of the protesters camped there, most of whom were at the time asleep in tents; four were killed and about 300 injured. The event led some to demand even more political reform than they had been before, calling for an end to the reign of King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa.
Day of Rage (Bahrain)
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Al Areen Wildlife Park
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March of loyalty to martyrs
The March of loyalty to martyrs was a protest on 22 February 2011 in Manama, Bahrain. Tens of thousands participated in the protest, one of the largest in the Bahraini uprising. Named after the seven victims killed by police and army forces during previous protests, the march filled the space between Bahrain mall and Pearl Roundabout.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Al ‘Amar.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
‘Amur, Amar, Al ‘Amar, اَلْعَمَر