in Southern District, Israel
- Masada (Unesco heritage, 34 mi)
- Incense Route - Desert Cities in the Negev (Unesco heritage, 34 mi)
- Caves of Maresha and Bet-Guvrin in the Judean Lowlands as a Microcosm of the Land of the Caves (Unesco heritage, 42 mi)
- Birthplace of Jesus: Church of the Nativity and the Pilgrimage Route, Bethlehem (Unesco heritage, 52 mi)
- Palestine: Land of Olives and Vines – Cultural Landscape of Southern Jerusalem, Battir (Unesco heritage, 52 mi)
- Petra (Unesco heritage, 55 mi)
- Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a) (Unesco heritage, 68 mi)
- White City of Tel-Aviv -- the Modern Movement (Unesco heritage, 75 mi)
- Wadi Rum Protected Area (Unesco heritage, 98 mi)
- Biblical Tels - Megiddo, Hazor, Beer Sheba (Unesco heritage, 112 mi)
- Miẕpé Shivta (observation point, (20 mi)
- Miẕpé Revivim (observation point, (13 mi)
- Miẕpé Mo’ab (observation point, (26 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 30.988 and 34.932 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 30° 59' 17" and E 34° 55' 54"
- 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: 03:58 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Asia/Jerusalem
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:37 am and 7:47 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 3,0 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: 2019-06-24 07:23:35
Yeruham in Southern District with it's 8,631 citizens is a town in Israel about 56 mi (or 91 km) south of Jerusalem, the country's capital city.
Current time in Yeruham is now 03:58 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Jerusalem with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports near Yeruham, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Israel is Be'er Sheva (Teyman) Airport in a distance of 24 mi (or 39 km), North-West. 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 Masada in a distance of 34 mi (or 54 km), North-East. We discovered 3 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. 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: Beersheba, Ghawr al Mazra`ah, At Tafilah, Gaza and Busayra. 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: 33°C / 92 °F
|Morning Temperature||19°C / 67 °F|
|Evening Temperature||29°C / 84 °F|
|Night Temperature||22°C / 72 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1009.4 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Tuesday, 25th of June 2019
35°C (95 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Wednesday, 26th of June 2019
35°C (95 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Thursday, 27th of June 2019
35°C (95 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
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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.
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Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research
The Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research is part of the Ben-Gurion University, and is located in the Midreshet Ben-Gurion campus in the centre of the Negev desert in Israel. The Institute was established in 1974 as a result of a recommendation made by the Israeli Council for Higher Education in 1972. It was renamed as the Blaustein Institute for Desert Research in 1980 after a donation to the university by the Jacob and Hilda Blaustein Foundation.
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Yeshivat HaHesder Yerucham
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Ben-Gurion National Solar Energy Center
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Battles of Bir 'Asluj
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These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Yeruham.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kfar Yeroham, Kefar Yeroham, Yeroẖam, Yeruham, Yeroham, ירחם, ירוחם