Al Qā’im
in Al-Ka'im District of Muḩāfaz̧at al Anbār, Iraq

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
34.393 and 40.989 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 34° 23' 33" and E 40° 59' 22"
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: 09:29 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Baghdad
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:03 am and 7:30 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: 2021-06-16 08:28:49

Delve into Al Qā’im

Al Qā’im in Al-Ka'im District (Muḩāfaz̧at al Anbār) is a town located in Iraq about 209 mi (or 336 km) west of Baghdad, the country's capital town.

Time in Al Qā’im is now 09:29 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Baghdad with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 2 airports closer to Al Qā’im. The closest is airport we know is Deir ez-Zor Airport in Syria in a distance of 77 mi (or 124 km). The closest airport in Iraq is Mosul International Airport in a distance of 180 mi (or 124 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Albu Kamal, As Susah, Al Jala', Hajin and Al `Asharah. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 34°C / 92 °F

Morning Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Evening Temperature 36°C / 97 °F
Night Temperature 30°C / 85 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 22%
Air Pressure 1007 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 16 km/h (10 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 19th of June 2021

35°C (95 °F)
32°C (90 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 20th of June 2021

35°C (95 °F)
33°C (91 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 21st of June 2021

36°C (97 °F)
34°C (92 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

D.P.N || Abu Kamal:: Child killed during anonymous bombing; an ugly stirring scene 4/9/2012 +18

Published: September 05, 2012
Length: 24:41 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: DeirAlZorPNEng

Deir Press Network:: Abu Kamal: an unfortunate child passed away after anonymous bombing that has hit his hometown leaving severe injuries in his feeble body 4/9/2012 ...

Abou Kemal Pillage à Tell Baghouz البوكمال حفريات سرية في تل باغوز

Published: December 28, 2012
Length: 59:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Protect Syrian Archaeology

Protect Syrian Archaeology صفحة حماية الآثار السورية

Aboukemal : Rapport sur Tell al-Hariri- Mari البوكمال : تقرير عن موقع تل الحريري ماري 30.10.2013

Published: November 07, 2013
Length: 55:42 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Protect Syrian Archaeology

Association for the protection of Syrian archaeology - Website : جمعية حماية الآثار السورية

hooch tour gannon husaybah Marines

Published: February 21, 2009
Length: 18:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: mongo731

tour of my hooch (sleeping quarters) here at Camp Gannon in Husaybah Iraq. I love this compared to being in a tent! Badass sandstorm that day too.

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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.


Al-Karābilah or Krabilah as it is sometimes called, is a town in Iraq, located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:34|23|1|N|41|1|51|E| | |name= }} near the Syrian border in an area of high ground. During the Gulf War, the area was hit by coalition bombers due to it being near nuclear facilities at Al Qaim. In April 2004 Jason Dunham, while on patrol with his Marine unit in the town, threw himself on a grenade to prevent it from injuring his fellow Marines, resulting in his death.

Located at 34.3836, 41.0308 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Anbar Province

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kaşībah, Kseba, Qsībā, Dulaym al Ḩusaybah, Quşaybah, Hsaiba, Ḩuşaybah, Al Qā’im, El Qa’im, El Kaim, Al-Qaim, Markaz Qaḑā‘ al Qā‘im, حصيبة, القائم, مركز قضاء القائم