As Samawah
in Al-Samawa District of Muḩāfaz̧at al Muthanná, Iraq

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
31.332 and 45.294 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 31° 19' 55" and E 45° 17' 39"
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: 04:53 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Baghdad
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:11 am and 6:59 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: 2024-07-25 08:20:17

Explore As Samawah

As Samawah in Al-Samawa District (Muḩāfaz̧at al Muthanná) with it's 152,890 inhabitants is located in Iraq about 148 mi (or 239 km) south of Baghdad, the country's capital.

Local time in As Samawah is now 04:53 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Baghdad with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 4 airports in the wider vicinity of As Samawah, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Iraq is Baghdad International Airport in a distance of 147 mi (or 237 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ar Rumaythah, Al Hamzah, 'Afak, Ad Diwaniyah and Ash Shatrah. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 45°C / 113 °F

Morning Temperature 35°C / 95 °F
Evening Temperature 45°C / 113 °F
Night Temperature 40°C / 103 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 13%
Air Pressure 994 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (9 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 26th of July 2024

45°C (112 °F)
38°C (101 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 27th of July 2024

45°C (112 °F)
39°C (103 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 28th of July 2024

44°C (111 °F)
39°C (103 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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اجواء ليلية ممطرة في الشارع الاول من منطقة الخشابة مدينة السماوة

Published: February 21, 2015
Length: 00:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: صوت الأبداع

في ليلة 18/2/2015 السماوة منطقة الخشابة اجواء مابعد المطر مع موسيقى واصوات طبيعية.


Published: August 19, 2018
Length: 50:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
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Published: March 08, 2019
Length: 59:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: الإعلامي حمودي السماوي

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Published: March 04, 2019
Length: 35:51 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: hussein Challenger

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Published: September 07, 2018
Length: 31:45 min
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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.


Samawah or As Samawah is a city in Iraq, 280 kilometres (174 mi) southeast of Baghdad. The city of Samawah is the modern capital of the Al Muthanna Governorate. The city is located midway between Baghdad and Basra, at the northern edge of the governorate. The province was established in 1975; prior to that date it was a unified province along with Qadissiya (Diwaniya) and Najaf.

Located at 31.3167, 45.2833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Muthanna Province, Populated places on the Euphrates River, District capitals of Iraq, Cities in Iraq

Independent High Electoral Commission

The Independent High Electoral Commission is Iraq's electoral commission. The electoral commission is headed by a nine member board. Seven of those members are voting and must be Iraqi citizens. The other two members are the Chief Electoral Officer and an outside expert appointed by the United Nations.

Located at 31.3172, 45.2828 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Politics of Iraq, Government of Iraq, Election commissions

Al-Muthana University

Al Muthanna University is an Iraqi university located in Samawah, Al Muthanna Province, Iraq. It was established in 2007.

Located at 31.3386, 45.2889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Universities in Iraq, Educational institutions established in 2007

As Samawah Stadium

As Samawah Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Samawah, Iraq. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as the home stadium of Samawa FC. The stadium holds 15,000 people.

Located at 31.333, 45.2889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Iraq

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Samawa, Samāwah, As Samāwah, SAMAWA, السماوه, Самава