Nasiriyah
in Nassriya District of Muḩāfaz̧at Dhī Qār, Iraq

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
31.058 and 46.257 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 31° 3' 28" and E 46° 15' 26"
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: 12:13 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Baghdad
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:39 am and 5:59 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Akamaru
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Iraq in Western Asia

Safety Score: 4,6 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: 2019-09-16 07:23:42

Discover Nasiriyah

Nasiriyah in Nassriya District (Muḩāfaz̧at Dhī Qār) with it's 400,249 citizens is a place in Iraq about 191 mi (or 308 km) south-east of Baghdad, the country's capital city.

Current time in Nasiriyah is now 12:13 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Baghdad with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 7 airports near Nasiriyah, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Iraq is Basrah International Airport in a distance of 90 mi (or 146 km), East. 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: Suq ash Shuyukh, Ash Shatrah, Ar Rifa'i, Al Jabayish and Al Maymunah. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 46°C / 115 °F

Morning Temperature 31°C / 88 °F
Evening Temperature 38°C / 101 °F
Night Temperature 34°C / 94 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 7%
Air Pressure 1005 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 17th of September 2019

46°C (114 °F)
35°C (95 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 18th of September 2019

47°C (117 °F)
34°C (93 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

44°C (110 °F)
32°C (90 °F)
Sky is clear, strong breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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

موكب طريق كربلاء - الناصرية - العراق -aljfaily

Published: December 16, 2013
Length: 11:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: حمزة طاهر

موكب خدمة زوار ألأمام الحسين السائرين نحو كربلاء.


Dusty day in Nasiryah-Iraq (June 18 2009 2:30pm)

Published: June 18, 2009
Length: 42:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Aycer Kareem

Videotaped by me with my Nokia N73.


مطعم فلافل حمادي افلام محمد الحنتوشي

Published: August 27, 2013
Length: 03:55 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: alhntoshe


الشيخ علي كاظم، يوم استشهاد الزهراء -ع-، موكب البضعة الطاهرة، جامع الرسول، الناصرية

Published: March 20, 2015
Length: 10:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: موكب البضعة الطاهرة - الناصرية - اهالي الثورة

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هاي الغيره العراقيه طفل يبكي لخسارة المنتخب العراقي امام الكويت في كاس الخليج ويطعن يونس محمود2014

Published: November 20, 2014
Length: 59:21 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: احمد العكيلي

طفل يبكي لخسارة المنتخب العراقي ويسب يونس محمود 2014 هاي الغيره العراقيه والنعم والله من ولد الملحه - - - - -...


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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.

Ali Air Base

Imam Ali Air Base is a military airbase located near Nasiriyah, Iraq. It is also known as Tallil Air Base. Until December 2011, the base was used by United States Armed Forces. It is generally known as Camp Adder by the U.S. Army; the name "Ali Air Base" is used chiefly by the U.S. Air Force; the installation, however, is still commonly referred to as "Tallil". The base occupies 30 square kilometers and is protected by 22 kilometers of security perimeter.

Located at 30.9358, 46.0901 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Gulf War, Closed facilities of the United States Air Force in Iraq, Iraqi Air Force bases

Battle of Nasiriyah

The Battle of Nasiriyah was fought between the US 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade and Iraqi forces, from March 23 to April 2, 2003, during the US-led invasion of Iraq. Nasiriyah is a city which lies along the banks of the Euphrates River, in Dhi Qar Province, about 225 miles southeast of Baghdad, with its population being made up almost entirely of Shiite Muslims.

Located at 31.05, 46.2667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battles of the Iraq War in 2003, Battles of the Iraq War involving the United States, Battles of the Iraq War involving Iraq, United States Marine Corps in the Iraq War, Friendly fire incidents

Thi Qar University

Thi Qar University is an Iraqi university located in Nasiriyah, Iraq. It was established in 2000. Originally, the university was a branch of the University of Basrah, and the branch was established in 1992. Its first graduating class was in 1996. In 2000, the branch became independent of Basrah University and Thi Qar University was founded.

Located at 31.0506, 46.2208 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities in Iraq, Educational institutions established in 2000

An Nasiriyah Stadium

An Nasiriyah Stadium, is a multi-use stadium in An Nasiriyah, Iraq. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as the home stadium of An Nasiriyah FC. The stadium holds 10,000 people.

Located at 31.0218, 46.2509 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Iraq

Nasiriyah Drainage Pump Station

The Nasiriyah Drainage Pump Station is a land drainage pumping station in Iraq 10km southeast of Nasiriyah in the province of Dhi Qar. The station pumps farm run-off collected by the Main Outfall Drain (MOD) north of the Euphrates River in Dhi Qar and Muthanna provinces to a siphon under the Euphrates where it is then returned to the MOD and eventually discharged in the Persian Gulf.

Located at 30.9733, 46.3364 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Infrastructure in Iraq, Pumping stations

Ennigaldi-Nanna's museum

Ennigaldi-Nanna's museum is the first museum known to historians dating to circa 530 BCE. The curator was Princess Ennigaldi, the daughter of Nabonidus, the last king of the Neo-Babylonian Empire. It was located in the state of Ur, located in the modern-day Dhi Qar Governorate of Iraq, roughly 150 metres southeast of the famous Ziggurat of Ur.

Located at 30.9617, 46.1053 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
530s BC establishments, Defunct museums, Museums in Iraq

Nasiriyah

Nasiriyah is a city in Iraq. It is on the Euphrates about 225 miles (370 km) southeast of Baghdad, near the ruins of the ancient city of Ur. It is the capital of the province of Dhi Qar. According to the 1987 census the city had a population of 265,937 people; the estimated population in 2003 was 560,200. The population of Nasiriyah is nearly exclusively Shī‘a Muslims with small Mandaean and Sunni muslim communities, until 1951 the town was a home to a sizable Jewish community.

Located at 31.05, 46.2667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Dhi Qar Province, Populated places on the Euphrates River, Populated places established in 1840, Fertile Crescent, District capitals of Iraq, Cities in Iraq


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Nasiriyeh, An Nāsirīya, Muntifik, Nasriye, Nāsirīyah, Nasrie, Muntafik, An Nāşirīyah, Al-Nasiriya, الناصرية, الناصريه, Nasiriyah, Nasiriyya, Nasiriya, XNH, ナーシリーヤ, Nasirijja, Насирия, An-Nasiriya