Al Ba‘āj
in Al-Ba'aj District of Muḩāfaz̧at Nīnawá, Iraq

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
36.043 and 41.716 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 36° 2' 33" and E 41° 42' 58"
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: 02:36 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Baghdad
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:55 am and 7:31 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (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: 2021-06-14 08:22:38

Discover Al Ba‘āj

Al Ba‘āj in Al-Ba'aj District (Muḩāfaz̧at Nīnawá) is a place in Iraq about 241 mi (or 388 km) north-west of Baghdad, the country's capital city.

Current time in Al Ba‘āj is now 02:36 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Baghdad with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports near Al Ba‘āj. The closest is airport we know is Kamishly Airport in Syria in a distance of 74 mi (or 118 km). The closest airport in Iraq is Mosul International Airport in a distance of 82 mi (or 118 km), North-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 Hatra in a distance of 64 mi (or 104 km), South-East.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Sinjar, Al Hawl, Tall Hamis, Tall 'Afar and Al Ya`rubiyah. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 36°C / 96 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 35°C / 96 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 11%
Air Pressure 1007 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 15th of June 2021

36°C (97 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 16th of June 2021

35°C (94 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 17th of June 2021

33°C (91 °F)
29°C (85 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

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.


Ba'aj is a city and district in the western part of the Ninawa Governorate of

Located at 36.05, 41.7167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nineveh Province, Populated places in Nineveh Province, District capitals of Iraq

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Bajār, Baaj, Al Bi‘āj, Al Ba‘āj, البعاج