in Southern Governorate, Bahrain
- Qal’at al-Bahrain – Ancient Harbour and Capital of Dilmun (Unesco heritage, 15 mi)
- Pearling, Testimony of an Island Economy (Unesco heritage, 17 mi)
- Al Zubarah Archaeological Site (Unesco heritage, 31 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 26.011 and 50.526 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 26° 0' 39" and E 50° 31' 34"
- 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: 03:05 AM (Monday)
- Timezone: Asia/Bahrain
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:36 am and 5:11 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
Delve into Umm Jidr
Umm Jidr in Southern Governorate is a town located in Bahrain about 15 mi (or 25 km) south of Manama, the country's capital town.
Time in Umm Jidr is now 03:05 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bahrain with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Umm Jidr, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Bahrain is Bahrain International Airport in a distance of 19 mi (or 31 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 15 mi (or 25 km), North. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Since you are here already, 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: 31°C / 88 °F
|Morning Temperature||31°C / 88 °F|
|Evening Temperature||31°C / 88 °F|
|Night Temperature||31°C / 88 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1014.7 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Tuesday, 15th of October 2019
31°C (88 °F)
31°C (88 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Wednesday, 16th of October 2019
30°C (86 °F)
31°C (88 °F)
Sky is clear, clear sky.
Thursday, 17th of October 2019
31°C (87 °F)
31°C (87 °F)
Scattered clouds, calm.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
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LPOD with my sweetheart Melanie!
Adventure with my wife Melanie in Lost Paradise of Dilmun in the Kingdom of Bahrain.
Bahrain Karting on board camera with Abdulla Al-Thawadi
Discover or remember Bahrain Karting Track. 2 night on board camera laps with Abdulla Al-Thawadi, during 2012 Under 18 World Championshit.
Lumina SS Coupe Drifting @ Bahrain Drag&Drift Nights
Open Day @ BIC Drift nights Driver Ahmad Al Essa LS1 6 speed.
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Sakhir, Bahrain International Circuit - Turn 1 Grandstand View
The view of the Bahrain International Circuit from the Turn 1 grandstand at the beginning of the Bahrain Grand Prix 2012. A fairly limited view.
Delmon The Lost Paradise, Bahrain
Delmon The Lost Paradise in Bahrain. To reach to the waterpark by a GPS device, try to find this key word "ALAREEN WILDPARK". Video done by Nokia N95.
Porsche 911 (996) GT3 2004, Open Track Day Bahrain international Circuit May 16th
Short lived open track day with 15mins prior to brake issues. First time with my 911 (996) GT3 around the Bahrain International Circuit and F1 track but great fun. Looking forward to the next one.
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
2007 Bahrain Grand Prix
The 2007 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix is a Formula One motor race and is the third round of the 2007 Formula One season. It took place on the weekend of the 13–15 April at the Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain. In practice 1 and 2, Kimi Räikkönen topped the charts. Lewis Hamilton also placed well. Vitantonio Liuzzi got a surprise 8th place result in 1st practice.
2008 Bahrain Grand Prix
The 2008 Bahrain Grand Prix (formally the V Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix) was a Formula One motor race held on April 6, 2008 at the Bahrain International Circuit, in Sakhir, Bahrain. It was the third race of the 2008 Formula One season. The race, contested over 57 laps, was won by Felipe Massa for the Ferrari team. Kimi Räikkönen was second in the other Ferrari, and BMW Sauber driver Robert Kubica was third.
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.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Umm Jidr, أُمّ جِدْر