in Zakho District of Dihok, Iraq
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 37.142 and 42.682 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 37° 8' 32" and E 42° 40' 54"
- 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: 01:52 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Asia/Baghdad
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:44 am and 6:37 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 4,7 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: 2020-04-07 07:21:47
Delve into Zaxu
Zaxu in Zakho District (Dihok) is located in Iraq about 280 mi (or 451 km) north of Baghdad, the country's capital town.
Current time in Zaxu is now 01:52 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Baghdad with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Zaxu. The closest airport in Iraq is Bamarni Airport in a distance of 32 mi (or 52 km), 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 99 mi (or 159 km), South-East.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Zaxo, Silopi, Saymayl, Ortabag and Uludere. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 20°C / 69 °F
|Morning Temperature||13°C / 55 °F|
|Evening Temperature||18°C / 64 °F|
|Night Temperature||13°C / 56 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1011 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Overcast clouds|
Wednesday, 8th of April 2020
22°C (71 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Thursday, 9th of April 2020
21°C (70 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.
Friday, 10th of April 2020
18°C (65 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Zakho is a district and a town in Iraqi Kurdistan located a few kilometers from the Iraqi-Turkish border in the Dohuk Governorate. The city has 200,000 inhabitants. It may have originally begun on a small island in the Little Khabur which currently flows through the city. The Khabur River flows west of Zakho to form the border between Kurdistan and Turkey and flows into the Tigris.
Delal or Pira Delal also Pirdí Delal ("The Bridge Delal" in Kurdish), informally known also as Pira Berî (Stone Bridge), is an ancient bridge in the town of Zakho, in southern Kurdistan (Iraq) The bridge is 114 metres long and 15.5 metres high.
University of Zakho
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Zākhū, Zakho, Zakhu, Qaḑā’ Zākhū, Zākhū Qadhā’, زاخو, قضاء زاخو, Zaxu, Zaxo, زاخۆ