Al ‘Awjah
in Tikrit District of Muhafazat Salah ad Din, Iraq

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
34.533 and 43.733 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 34° 31' 59" and E 43° 43' 59"
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: 02:27 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Baghdad
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:53 am and 6:01 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: 2021-06-16 08:28:49

Explore Al ‘Awjah

Al ‘Awjah in Tikrit District (Muhafazat Salah ad Din) is located in Iraq about 91 mi (or 146 km) north-west of Baghdad, the country's capital.

Local time in Al ‘Awjah is now 02:27 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Baghdad with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 6 airports in the wider vicinity of Al ‘Awjah, 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), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Iraq is Samarra Archaeological City in a distance of 14 mi (or 23 km), South.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ad Dawr, Tikrit, Samarra', Bayji and Balad. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 36°C / 97 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Evening Temperature 37°C / 99 °F
Night Temperature 30°C / 87 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 11%
Air Pressure 1004 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 23rd of September 2021

37°C (98 °F)
31°C (87 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 24th of September 2021

35°C (94 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 25th of September 2021

34°C (93 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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

TIKRIT : Les forces irakiennes assiègent la ville - L'État islamique promet des victoires

Published: March 13, 2015
Length: 41:59 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: FRANCE 24

Abonnez-vous à notre chaîne sur YouTube : En DIRECT - Suivez FRANCE 24 ici : TIKRIT - Onze jours après le lancement de l'offensive pour reprendre...

IED blast. Tikrit, Iraq. 56mp co. Punishers-Team Chingon

Published: September 16, 2008
Length: 28:44 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: punish714

Got hit with an IED in Tikrit,Iraq conducting PTT mission with 56mp co.

Task Force Danger in Tikrit, Iraq

Published: November 21, 2013
Length: 41:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: okrajoe

Tikrit Force Protection Broll. Courtesy Video | 1st Brigade Combat Team, 34th Red Bull Infantry Division | Date: 04.13.2005. Texas National Guard Soldiers (3-133rd Field Artillery) provide...

جوله قصيره في شوارع تكريت الحبيبه // A short tour through the streets of Tikrit, the beloved

Published: January 21, 2014
Length: 40:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: فراس العمري

جوله قصيره في شوارع تكريت الحبيبه A short tour through the streets of Tikrit, the beloved.

CRAM blinking lights at night

Published: May 24, 2009
Length: 01:48 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: SurfTurkery88

Tikrit, Iraq and the blinking lights of the CRAM balloon high overhead. I was hoping the outline of it would show on the camera but the human eye is better than the digital camera.

C-130 & 'Follow Me' Truck

Published: May 24, 2009
Length: 51:27 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: SurfTurkery88

Tikrit COB Speicher Iraq. A silver C-130 lands and follows a 'Follow Me' truck down the tarmac heading our direction.

Soldier shoots himself with a bottle of water!

Published: October 12, 2009
Length: 06:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tennesseanyankee

The combination of spraying an upside down dustoff can into a half full bottle of water in 130+°F temperatures. Luckily, most of you can't do this at home.

الجيش العراقي يقتحم مدينة تكريت

Published: March 03, 2015
Length: 38:19 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: ahmed ashraf

اشتباكات الفرقة الذهبية اليوم في تكريت

Published: February 02, 2015
Length: 08:29 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: isofIq

انضم لصفحة الرسمية للعمليات الخاصة العراقية الفرقة الذهبية العمليات الخاصة Iraqi Special Operations Forces


Published: April 24, 2009
Length: 33:50 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: scribedry


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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.


This article is about a town in Iraq. For the West Bank town, see al-Auja, Jericho. For the past Bedouin village, see Auja al-Hafir. For the river, see Yarkon River. Not to be confused with Ouya.

Located at 34.5331, 43.7331 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Saladin Province

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Owja, Al ‘Awjah, Nāḩiyat al ‘Awjah, Al ‘Awjā’, العوجة, ناحية العوجة