Ar Rumaythah
in Al-Rumaitha District of Muḩāfaz̧at al Muthanná, Iraq

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
31.528 and 45.204 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 31° 31' 42" and E 45° 12' 13"
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: 09:40 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Baghdad
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:59 am and 7:07 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.178 and -134.915 (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: 2022-07-05 08:09:53

Delve into Ar Rumaythah

Ar Rumaythah in Al-Rumaitha District (Muḩāfaz̧at al Muthanná) with it's 47,248 habitants is located in Iraq about 134 mi (or 215 km) south of Baghdad, the country's capital town.

Current time in Ar Rumaythah is now 09:40 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Baghdad with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 4 airports close to Ar Rumaythah, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Iraq is Baghdad International Airport in a distance of 132 mi (or 213 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: As Samawah, Al Hamzah, 'Afak, Ad Diwaniyah and Ash Shamiyah. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 44°C / 111 °F

Morning Temperature 32°C / 89 °F
Evening Temperature 43°C / 110 °F
Night Temperature 36°C / 98 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 7%
Air Pressure 996 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 15 km/h (9 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 6th of July 2022

43°C (110 °F)
36°C (97 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 7th of July 2022

42°C (108 °F)
39°C (101 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 8th of July 2022

44°C (111 °F)
39°C (101 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

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لعبة نداء الواجب الحروب الحديثة 3

Published: November 18, 2014
Length: 04:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: حيدر علي

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Battle of Al Rumaythah

The Battle of Al Rumaythah (26 September 2006) was fought during the morning in the Iraqi town of Al Rumaythah in Al Muthanna province between Australian forces of the Overwatch Battle Group (West) and unidentified Iraqi insurgents. The Australians had entered the town to hold discussions at the Iraqi Army barracks when they were engaged by a large number of insurgents in an intense exchange of fire during which a number of insurgents were killed.

Located at 31.5261, 45.2064 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Conflicts in 2006, 2006 in Iraq, Battles of the Iraq War in 2006, Battles of the Iraq War involving Australia, Iraqi insurgency

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Rumetha, Ubaiyidh, Rumeitheh, Rumaitha, Rumaithah, Rumaith, Ar Rumaythah, Al-Rumitha, الرميثة