Ash Shāmīyah
in Qada Al-Shamiya of Muḩāfaz̧at al Qādisīyah, Iraq

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
31.963 and 44.601 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 31° 57' 45" and E 44° 36' 2"
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: 12:00 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Baghdad
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:00 am and 6:55 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: 2024-05-20 08:01:38

Touring Ash Shāmīyah

Ash Shāmīyah in Qada Al-Shamiya (Muḩāfaz̧at al Qādisīyah) with it's 57,661 residents is a town located in Iraq about 96 mi (or 154 km) south of Baghdad, the country's capital place.

Time in Ash Shāmīyah is now 12:00 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Baghdad with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 4 airports nearby Ash Shāmīyah, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Iraq is Baghdad International Airport in a distance of 92 mi (or 149 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Al Manadhirah, Najaf, Ad Diwaniyah, Al Hashimiyah and Al Hamzah. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 38°C / 100 °F

Morning Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Evening Temperature 40°C / 104 °F
Night Temperature 36°C / 96 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 13%
Air Pressure 1006 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (5 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 82% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Tuesday, 21st of May 2024

39°C (103 °F)
32°C (90 °F)
Few clouds, strong breeze.

Wednesday, 22nd of May 2024

38°C (100 °F)
37°C (99 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 23rd of May 2024

39°C (102 °F)
37°C (98 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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Over the air of Najaf Province Iraq HD

Published: January 11, 2013
Length: 31:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TravelTroubleFun

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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 Shamia is a town in Al Qadisyah Governorate of Iraq Shamia is also the name of a ferry in Bangladesh that sunk in Meghna River with around 600 people dead in the worst ferry disaster of the country. Shamia is the Arabic word for Popcorn.

Located at 31.9636, 44.5989 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Qadisiyyah Province

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Shamiya, Ash Shāmīya, Ummal Barur, Ash Shāmīyah, الشامية