in Soran District of Muḩāfaz̧at Arbīl, Iraq

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
36.612 and 44.524 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 36° 36' 43" and E 44° 31' 25"
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: 08:07 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Asia/Baghdad
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:44 am and 7:24 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
This place on Wikipedia
This place on
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: 2024-06-22 08:14:24

Discover Ruwāndiz

Ruwāndiz in Soran District (Muḩāfaz̧at Arbīl) with it's 22,943 citizens is a city in Iraq about 226 mi (or 364 km) north of Baghdad, the country's capital city.

Local time in Ruwāndiz is now 08:07 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Baghdad with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Ruwāndiz, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Iraq is Erbil International Airport in a distance of 41 mi (or 65 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Iraq is Erbil Citadel in a distance of 41 mi (or 66 km), South-West. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Soran, Shaqlawah, Mergasur, Nahiyat Hiran and Choman. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 43°C / 110 °F

Morning Temperature 32°C / 90 °F
Evening Temperature 43°C / 109 °F
Night Temperature 36°C / 98 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 7%
Air Pressure 999 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 8% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Sunday, 23rd of June 2024

42°C (108 °F)
33°C (91 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 24th of June 2024

39°C (101 °F)
31°C (88 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 25th of June 2024

39°C (103 °F)
35°C (95 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

The Korek Mountain Resort and Spa

0,4 mi
Korek Teleferic, Bekhal
44009 Rawandoz

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Videos from this area

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

Shigelbana, in Rawanduz ,Iraq

Published: December 05, 2012
Length: 37:15 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ranaallamy

لعبة الشنكلبانة في مدينة راوندوز بشمال العراق.

Regenration of Bekhal - Iraq | تطوير منطقة بيخال - العراق

Published: June 03, 2011
Length: 56:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: LayeredFrames

It is our Graduation Project ( Senior ) at University of Sharjah - Department of Architectural Engineering ...

ئێمه‌ بۆ ئازادی ده‌جه‌نگین We Fight For Freedom

Published: December 10, 2014
Length: 30:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mahmoud Khalil Pirani

ئه‌م كورته‌ فیلمه‌ به‌ ویَنه‌ باس له‌ میَژووی گه‌لی كورد ده‌كات له‌ نزیكه‌ی 6000 سالَ به‌ر له‌ زایینی...

I can't Like any fan pages, How can I fix it?

Published: September 23, 2013
Length: 25:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mahmoud Khalil Pirani

This is a video of my facebook timeline that I can't -Like - any fan Pages, and I want help, please, help me ! SHAB3 Studio Mahmoud Khalil Pirani

Ayub Babkay - Kurdistan Walate ma (2014)

Published: November 06, 2014
Length: 55:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mahmoud Khalil Pirani

كلیپی نویَی 2014 "ئه‌یوب بابكه‌يی" به‌ناوى "كوردستان وه‌لاتیَ مه‌" یه‌كیَك له‌ وه‌شانه‌كانی تایبه‌ت...

صديق له رواندز

Published: April 01, 2012
Length: 52:13 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: khattab rwandzy

صديق رواندزى له رواندز.


Published: July 06, 2018
Length: 49:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Murad Sargees

Soran Erbil Way.

Milan mall

Published: May 04, 2018
Length: 58:06 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: IT2 KRD ______ web: facebook: ...

Visit Kurdistan - Shnglbana,Erbil - شنگڵبانه‌ - هه‌ولێر

Published: September 27, 2017
Length: 09:30 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Aryan Bournemouth

Beautiful Views of High Mountains in Soran District in Kurdistan Shinglbana Amusement Park - Amazing Mountains Views مصايف كردستان - مصيف رواندوز - شنكل ...

شنكل بانة رواندز 2018

Published: July 24, 2018
Length: 21:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Salem Hawari

Videos provided by Youtube are under the copyright of their owners.

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.


The town Rawandiz is a city of Iraq, which located in the sub-district of Soran, in the Arbil Governorate of Iraqi Kurdistan, close to the Iranian border. The population in 2003 was 95,089. The majority of people are now Kurds, with Assyrian, Shabak and Arab minorities.

Located at 36.6125, 44.5244 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rowanduz, Nochiya settlements

Soran District

Soran (Kurdish: ﺱۆﺭاﻥ or Deverí Soran) is an area in Iraqi Kurdistan bordering Iran and Turkey. Its main city is also called Soran, although the town of Rawanduz is better known outside of the region . According to Kurdistan television, citing an official in the town of Soran, the population of the region is estimated to be over 400,000. Kurdish settlement in the region dates back prior to the establishment of the Sassanid empire.

Located at 36.65, 44.53 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Arbil Province

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Ruwāndiz.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Rewandus, Ruwāndūz, Revandis, Rowandūz, Roandiz, Roanduz, Ruwan Duz, Rāwandūz, Rawandoz, Rawāndiz, Rawndoz, Ruwāndiz, Rawanduze, راوندوز, رواندز, Ṟuwandiz, ڕواندز, Ṟewanduz, ڕەواندوز, Равандуз