in Dohuk District of Dihok, Iraq

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
36.906 and 43.143 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 36° 54' 20" and E 43° 8' 35"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dinar - IQD
Spoken languages:
Arabic, Kurdish, Armenian
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:35 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Baghdad
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:00 am and 7:06 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Iraq in Western Asia

Safety Score: 4,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning it is not safe to travel Iraq.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Iraq. Last Update: 2021-05-13 08:37:04

Discover Zāwītah

Zāwītah in Dohuk District (Dihok) is a city in Iraq about 256 mi (or 413 km) north of Baghdad, the country's capital city.

Local time in Zāwītah is now 10:35 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Baghdad with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Zāwītah. The closest airport in Iraq is Bamarni Airport in a distance of 15 mi (or 24 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 Iraq is Erbil Citadel in a distance of 69 mi (or 111 km), South-East.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dihok, Bamarni, Ash Shaykhan, Saymayl and Al 'Amadiyah. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 34°C / 93 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 33°C / 91 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 15%
Air Pressure 1008 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 31% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Friday, 14th of May 2021

35°C (94 °F)
24°C (74 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 15th of May 2021

33°C (92 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 16th of May 2021

33°C (92 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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PiroGroup for Turism & Travel

Published: June 11, 2014
Length: 33:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: PiroGroup

Truism & Travel and medical Support and Booking Ticket & Hotel is PiroGroup's Job since we launch in 2007, we have Branches in Erbil and Sulaymaniyah and Duhok Site :Pirogroup.com Email...

The Mudcats - People of Iraq

Published: December 05, 2008
Length: 11:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: cesarleejohn

From my personal video "The Mudcats". This clip filmed in Northern Iraq, Khurdistan, during MITT 1/3/3's Tour in Iraq.

Ararat Factory for scaffolding systems

Published: June 28, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ararat factory

We are one of the oldest factories for light industry and scaffolding in Kurdistan after 30 years working in turkey we first opened our branch in Kurdistan about 6 years ago, During this interval...

طوابع قديمه للبيع

Published: March 03, 2018
Length: 07:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: sarbast isof.83

طوابع بريديه.

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Published: March 09, 2018
Length: 08:54 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Nizar Kurdistan

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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.


Zawita, is an Iraqi town of about 5,000 people the Dohuk Governorate. The name of the village is thought to come from Syriac ܙܘܝܬܐ meaning "corner". The village is inhabited mainly by Kurds and the second biggest group being the Assyrians. At one point it was home to majority Assyrians, prior to the Simele massacre. A number of Christian-owned businesses in the village were looted and burned downed during the 2011 Dohuk riots.

Located at 36.9058, 43.1428 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
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Populated places in Dohuk Province, Hakkâri

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Zāwīta, Zawita, Zāwīta-i Zhērī, Zāwītah, زاويتة, Zawête, زاوێتە, Zawîte, زاويتە