Aş Şakhīr
in Southern Governorate, Bahrain

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
26.063 and 50.527 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 26° 3' 45" and E 50° 31' 37"
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: 12:56 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Bahrain
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:41 am and 5:02 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Akamaru
References
This place on Geonames.org

Discover Aş Şakhīr

Aş Şakhīr in Southern Governorate is a town in Bahrain a little south of Manama, the country's capital city.

Current time in Aş Şakhīr is now 12:56 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bahrain with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports near Aş Şakhīr, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Bahrain is Bahrain International Airport in a distance of 16 mi (or 25 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 12 mi (or 19 km), North. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, 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: 33°C / 91 °F

Morning Temperature 33°C / 91 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 45%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 19% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Thursday, 24th of October 2019

31°C (88 °F)
29°C (85 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.

Friday, 25th of October 2019

31°C (88 °F)
29°C (85 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Saturday, 26th of October 2019

32°C (89 °F)
30°C (85 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Al Areen Palace Spa

Address
3,8 mi
BLDG 2046 RD 6232 BLOCK 1062
00000 Al Areen
Bahrain

Time Information

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


Sofitel Bahrain Zallaq Thalassa sea & spa

Address
2,7 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


BAISAN INTERNATIONAL HOTEL

Address
1,9 mi
BUILD 176 ROAD 2005 BLOCK 320 EXHIBITION ROAD
11538 Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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Saudi Hawks aerobatics at Bahrain 2014

Published: March 21, 2014
Length: 55:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: BAH Spotter

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Published: March 25, 2011
Length: 42:51 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: AlAreenPalaceAndSpa

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Published: July 21, 2010
Length: 58:51 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Abo Jasim

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Published: January 25, 2018
Length: 10:21 min
Rating: 0 of 5
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Published: January 30, 2018
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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 Grand Prix

The Bahrain Grand Prix is a Formula One Championship race in Bahrain sponsored by Gulf Air. The first race took place at the Bahrain International Circuit on 4 April 2004. It made history as the first Formula One Grand Prix to be held in the Middle East, and was given the award for the "Best Organised Grand Prix" by the FIA. The Bahrain Grand Prix has usually been the third race of the Formula One calendar.

Located at 26.032, 50.513 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bahrain Grand Prix, Formula One Grands Prix, Tourism in Bahrain, National Grands Prix, Motorsport in the Middle East, Auto races in Bahrain, Recurring sporting events established in 2004, 2004 establishments in Bahrain

2004 Bahrain Grand Prix

The 2004 Bahrain Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held on April 4, 2004 at the Bahrain International Circuit. It was the first Formula One race to be held in the Kingdom of Bahrain, and the Middle East. The race, contested over 57 laps, was the third round of the 2004 Formula One season. The race was won by Ferrari driver Michael Schumacher.

Located at 26.0325, 50.5106 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
2004 Formula One races, Bahrain Grand Prix, 2004 in Bahrain

Bahrain International Circuit

The Bahrain International Circuit is a motorsport venue opened in 2004 and used for drag racing, GP2 and the annual Bahrain Grand Prix. The 2004 Grand Prix was the first held in the Middle East. Beginning in 2006, Australian V8 Supercars raced at the BIC, with the event known as the Desert 400. However, the V8 Supercars did not return for the 2011 V8 Supercar season. 24 Hour endurance races also hosted at BIC.

Located at 26.0325, 50.5106 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Formula One circuits, Bahrain Grand Prix, Motorsport venues in Bahrain, Drag racing venues, V8 Supercar circuits, Motorsport in the Middle East

2005 Bahrain Grand Prix

The 2005 Bahrain Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held on 3 April, 2005 at the Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain. The race, contested over 57 laps, was the third round of the 2005 Formula One season and the second running of the Bahrain Grand Prix, since its inception the year before. The race was won by polesitter and championship leader Fernando Alonso for the Renault team.

Located at 26.0325, 50.5106 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
2005 Formula One races, Bahrain Grand Prix, 2005 in Bahrain

2006 Bahrain Grand Prix

The 2006 Bahrain Grand Prix (formally the III Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix) was a Formula One motor race held at the Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain on 12 March 2006. The race, contested over 57 laps, was the opening round of the 2006 Formula One season and the third running of the Bahrain Grand Prix. It was won by the 2005 World Champions, Fernando Alonso and the Renault team.

Located at 26.0325, 50.5106 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
2006 Formula One races, Bahrain Grand Prix, 2006 in Bahrain

Awali

Awali is a small municipality located approximately in the centre of the Kingdom of Bahrain, a small island in the Persian Gulf. Founded in the 1930s by the Bahrain Petroleum Company, it is populated mostly by workers of various nationalities from around the world whose skills were needed in the setting up and running of the refinery at Sitrah. To its north are Bahrain's oil refinery and to its south are the oil wells and the desert area of Sakhir.

Located at 26.0844, 50.5506 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Bahrain

Al-Sakhir Palace

Al-Sakhir Palace, also known as Sakhir Palace, is a palace in the Sakhir desert region of western Bahrain. The palace lies off the Zallaq Highway, northeast of the Bahrain International Circuit, the town of Zallaq and the Gulf University. It lies southwest of Sadad, Shahrakan and Dar Kulaib, the nearest town to the palace.

Located at 26.0628, 50.5264 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Palaces in Bahrain, Houses completed in 1901

Shahrakan

Shahrakan is a village situated in the western side of the Kingdom of Bahrain, south of the village of Malkiya. The village lies in the Northern Governorate administrative region. The village was a site of unrest during the Bahrain uprising.

Located at 26.076, 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:
Sakhir, Aş Şakhīr, اَلصَّخِير