Ar Rifā‘ al Gharbī
in Southern Governorate, Bahrain

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
26.133 and 50.520 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 26° 7' 58" and E 50° 31' 13"
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: 08:22 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Bahrain
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:54 am and 4:49 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Akamaru
References
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Ar Rifā‘ al Gharbī

Ar Rifā‘ al Gharbī in Southern Governorate is located in Bahrain a little south-west of Manama, the country's capital town.

Current time in Ar Rifā‘ al Gharbī is now 08:22 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bahrain with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Ar Rifā‘ al Gharbī, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Bahrain is Bahrain International Airport in a distance of 12 mi (or 19 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 7 mi (or 11 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, 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: 27°C / 81 °F

Morning Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 54%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 13th of November 2019

27°C (81 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 14th of November 2019

26°C (79 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 15th of November 2019

25°C (78 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Le Meridien Bahrain City Centre

Address
4,6 mi
SHEIKH KHALIFA BIN SALMAN HIGH AL SEEF DISTRICT
00000 Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Westin Bahrain City Centre

Address
4,6 mi
BUILDING B SHEIKH KHALIFA BIN SALMAN HIGH AL SEEF DISTRICT
00000 Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Gulf Hotel Bahrain

Address
7,4 mi
Bani Otbah Avenue PO Box 580
Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 16:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Sofitel Bahrain Zallaq Thalassa sea & spa

Address
5,9 mi
105 Zallaq Highway,Building 2015 Block 1055, Zallaq
5554 MANAMA
Bahrain

Time Information

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


The K Hotel

Address
7,6 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


One Pavilion Luxury Serviced Apartments

Address
4,2 mi
Bldg 967, Rd.4020, Block 340, Juffair
5780 Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Mansouri Mansions Hotel

Address
6,9 mi
Building 380 Road 3610
Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

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


Pars International

Address
6,9 mi
P.O. Box 20682
324 Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

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


Ramee International

Address
7,4 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


Phoenicia Hotel

Address
6,8 mi
Post Box 2484
Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 15:00 - Checkin: 09:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

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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 Governorate

The Northern Governorate is one of the five governorates of Bahrain. It includes parts of the former municipalities of Al Mintaqah al Gharbiyah, Al Mintaqah al Wusta, Al Mintaqah al Shamaliyah, Jidd Haffs and Madinat Hamad.

Located at 26.1167, 50.4833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Governorates of Bahrain

Western Region, Bahrain

Al Mintaqah al Gharbiyah was a municipality of Bahrain in the western part of the country. Its territory is now in the Northern and Southern Governorates.

Located at 26.1167, 50.4833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former municipalities (regions) of Bahrain

Bahrain National Stadium

The Bahrain National Stadium is the national stadium of Bahrain, located in East Riffa. It can accommodate 35,000 people and is used mostly for football matches. It was built in 1982. The stadium was renovated in December 2012 for hosting the 2013 Gulf Cup of Nations tournament. New look grandstand roof, seating, new pitch, fences, turnstiles and all interiors refurbished.

Located at 26.1536, 50.5437 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Bahrain, National stadiums

Indian School, Bahrain

The Indian School is a CBSE affiliated school located in Bahrain. It was founded in the year 1950. The Indian School,Bahrain has around 8,000 students and is one of the largest co-ed schools in the Gulf.

Located at 26.1584, 50.5415 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Schools in Bahrain

Sacred Heart School (Bahrain)

The Sacred Heart School is located in Isa Town, the Kingdom of Bahrain. The school was established in 1953 and offers a British education. It is a co-educational school run by the Comboni Sisters from 1953 to 2003, and since then by the Carmelite nuns, and offering an education to help prepare its students for the IGCSE examination - International General Certificate of Secondary Education - a London examinations degree.

Located at 26.1586, 50.5386 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1953, Schools in Bahrain, Carmelite educational institutions

Al Rawda Palace

Al Rawda Palace is a palace in western Bahrain. The Palace lies north by road from Al-Sakhir Palace and just east of Madinat Hamad in Ar-Rifa.

Located at 26.1114, 50.5181 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Palaces in Bahrain

Shaikh Isa Palace

Shaikh Isa Palace is a palace in western Bahrain. The Palace lies just northeast of Al Rawda Palace in Riffa.

Located at 26.1214, 50.5247 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Palaces in Bahrain

Buri, Bahrain

Buri is a village located in the Kingdom of Bahrain. The village is said to be one of the oldest villages in the country.

Located at 26.15, 50.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Bahrain


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Al-Rifā‘ al Gharbī, Rifaa Al Gharbi, West Rifā‘, Rifā‘ al Qiblī, Rifā‘ al Gharbī, Ar Rifā‘ al Gharbī, اَلرِّفَاع اَلْغَرْبِي