‘Ir Ovot
in Southern District, Israel

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
30.809 and 35.242 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 30° 48' 32" and E 35° 14' 31"
Currency and Currency Code:
Shekel - ILS
Spoken languages:
Hebrew, Arabic, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:25 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Jerusalem
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:17 am and 5:28 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Israel in Western Asia

Safety Score: 2,7 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Israel.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Israel. Last Update: 2020-02-17 07:21:47

Delve into ‘Ir Ovot

‘Ir Ovot in Southern District is located in Israel about 66 mi (or 107 km) south of Jerusalem, the country's capital town.

Current time in ‘Ir Ovot is now 10:25 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Jerusalem with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports close to ‘Ir Ovot, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Israel is Ein Yahav Airfield in a distance of 13 mi (or 21 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 Israel is Incense Route - Desert Cities in the Negev in a distance of 19 mi (or 31 km), South.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: At Tafilah, Busayra, Ash Shawbak, `Ayy and Al Mazar al Janubi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 16°C / 61 °F

Morning Temperature 10°C / 51 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Night Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 45%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 19th of February 2020

14°C (57 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.

Thursday, 20th of February 2020

14°C (56 °F)
10°C (49 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Friday, 21st of February 2020

15°C (60 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.

Videos from this area

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צימר בערבה, סהרה צימרים בעידן, אירוח ייחודי במדבר, Sahara Desert vacations

Published: September 15, 2014
Length: 54:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: צימרים WEEKEND

סוויטות בעיצוב מרוקאי בצילו של נחל חווארים שוכן מתחם צימרים מיוחד ומגוון המתאים למשפחות וזוגות עם הנוחות...

A rare sighting of Caracal in southern Israel

Published: December 11, 2007
Length: 39:34 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Matthew Halley

This rare sighting of a Caracal (Felis caracal) in southern Israel was captured on film! 2005. Hazeva, Israel.

lotan's way - the first international wilderness therapy conference in Israel

Published: February 14, 2009
Length: 30:56 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: yamyabasha

lotan's way, a national project for wilderness activities for youth at risk in Israel. the first ,great, conference held on 11-12.2.09 at the Arava. see you next time, altman.

מסלולרי - תמר המקראית

Published: April 09, 2012
Length: 10:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: maslolari

ברוכים הבאים לתמר המקראית, הנמצאת בעיר אובות שבערבה. חוקרים משערים כי שלמה המלך הקים את תמר לפני כ3000 שנים....

The Eggplanters / יום בחיי החצילאים

Published: August 26, 2014
Length: 48:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: yyyogev

In Nov 2013 I joined a project called "Hebrew Work" at Moshav Idan in the Arava (south of Israel) to encourage locals to work at agriculture. I assembled this video only from stills picture...

Kemak Anan da Rae Santa Israel Dead sea

Published: June 11, 2018
Length: 01:39 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: At'najhu Beremau

Dead sea Israel.

Dirgahayu NTT Ke - 60Thn dari Pelajar NTT di Israel

Published: December 20, 2018
Length: 00:52 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Aprianus Hale

Peserta Magang Pertanian dari NTT di Israel Mengucapkan DIRGAHAYU NTT Ke 60 Tahun.

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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.

Ir Ovot

Ir Ovot, was an agricultural cooperative (kibbutz) in Israel 1967–1980s, located in the northeastern Negev's Arava region, and still refers to a small, group of homes near New Ein Hatzeva. It is the site of an extensive archaeological complex known as Tamar Fortress or Hatzevah Fortress which dates to the 10th century BCE.

Located at 30.8088, 35.2458 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Israel, 1980s disestablishments, Ancient Israel and Judah, Populated places established in 1967, Former kibbutzim, Religious Israeli communities, Roman sites in Israel, Iron Age sites in Israel

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
‘Ir Ovot, Ir Ovot, עיר אובות