in Amman Governorate, Jordan
- Amman-Marka International Airport (3 mi)
- Queen Alia International Airport (16 mi)
- King Hussein Air College (33 mi)
- Bar Yehuda Airfield (54 mi)
- Ben Gurion International Airport (62 mi)
- Sde Dov Airport (69 mi)
- Ben Ya'akov Airport (74 mi)
- Haifa International Airport (79 mi)
- Damascus International Airport (106 mi)
- Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport (132 mi)
- Ovda International Airport (152 mi)
- Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a) (Unesco heritage, 31 mi)
- Quseir Amra (Unesco heritage, 39 mi)
- Birthplace of Jesus: Church of the Nativity and the Pilgrimage Route, Bethlehem (Unesco heritage, 47 mi)
- Palestine: Land of Olives and Vines – Cultural Landscape of Southern Jerusalem, Battir (Unesco heritage, 50 mi)
- Ancient City of Bosra (Unesco heritage, 50 mi)
- Masada (Unesco heritage, 56 mi)
- Biblical Tels - Megiddo, Hazor, Beer Sheba (Unesco heritage, 63 mi)
- Caves of Maresha and Bet-Guvrin in the Judean Lowlands as a Microcosm of the Land of the Caves (Unesco heritage, 66 mi)
- White City of Tel-Aviv -- the Modern Movement (Unesco heritage, 68 mi)
- Sites of Human Evolution at Mount Carmel: The Nahal Me’arot / Wadi el-Mughara Caves (Unesco heritage, 76 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 31.955 and 35.945 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 31° 57' 18" and E 35° 56' 42"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dinar - JOD
- Spoken languages:
- Arabic, English
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 02:50 AM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Asia/Amman
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:19 am and 4:31 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Jordan.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Jordan. Last Update: 2021-12-01 08:26:28
Amman in Amman Governorate with it's 1,275,857 inhabitants is a city in Jordan. It's the capital of this country.
Local time in Amman is now 02:50 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Amman with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 11 airports in the vicinity of Amman, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Jordan is Amman-Marka International Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), North-East. 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 Jordan is Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a) in a distance of 31 mi (or 50 km), South. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Al `Abdalli, Al Juwayyidah, Al Jubayhah, Sahab and Ar Rusayfah. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 14°C / 56 °F
|Morning Temperature||9°C / 49 °F|
|Evening Temperature||13°C / 55 °F|
|Night Temperature||10°C / 50 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1019 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (7 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 13% of sky|
|General Conditions||Few clouds|
Friday, 3rd of December 2021
15°C (59 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.
Saturday, 4th of December 2021
16°C (61 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.
Sunday, 5th of December 2021
17°C (62 °F)
11°C (53 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Crowne Plaza AMMAN
Holiday Inn AMMAN
InterContinental Hotels AMMAN (JORDAN)
DANA PLAZA HOTEL
Belle Vue Hotel
JERUSALEM INTERNATIONAL HOTEL
DAYS INN HOTEL SUITES AMMAN
Art Hotel Downtown
Capri Hotel Suites
Videos from this area
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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.
Amman is the capital and largest city of Jordan. It is the country's political, cultural and commercial centre and one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world. The Greater Amman area has a population of 2,842,629 as of 2010. The population of Amman is expected to jump from 2.8 million to almost 6.5 million by 2025 due to constant and rapid immigration. The recent economic growth experienced in Amman is unmatched by any other Arab city except those located in the Gulf.
King Abdullah I Mosque
The King Abdullah I Mosque, built between 1982 and 1989 in Amman, Jordan. It is capped by a magnificent blue mosaic dome beneath which 3,000 Muslims may offer prayer.
The Raghadan Flagpole is a 126.8-metre tall flagpole in Amman, Jordan. It was built from steel and erected on the grounds of Raghadan Palace at the royal compound of Al-Maquar. The leader of Jordan, King Abdullah II, officially hoisted the country's flag on 10 June 2003. It was the tallest free-standing flagpole in the world at the time, and is clearly visible across the capital as well as from as far away as 20 kilometres .
Roman theater (Jordan)
The Roman Theatre is an ancient Roman theater in Amman, Jordan.
The Mango House is a building in Amman, Jordan. Situated on Mango Street, the house looks out toward Jabal Akhddar on the other side of the valley that is downtown Amman.
List of roads in Amman
The following is a list of roads, streets, and major thoroughfares in Amman, Jordan.
The Amman Citadel is a national historic site at the center of downtown Amman, Jordan. Known in Arabic as Jabal al-Qal'a, (جبل القلعة), the L-shaped hill is one of the seven jabals that originally made up Amman. Evidence of occupation since the pottery Neolithic period has been found, making it among the world's oldest continuously inhabited places.
Le Royal Hotel (Amman)
The Le Royal, or Le Royal Hôtel d'Ammān is one of the tallest buildings in Amman, Jordan. Located in the 3rd Circle area, the building serves as a host of Le Royal Hotel chain in addition to a shopping mall, cinemas and commercial offices. The building's original cost of $200 million was increased to $350 million over the course of construction.
These districts belong to Amman.Other districts
These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Amman.
- Hayy al Mudrij
- Mintaqat al Madinah
- Hayy Jabal al Jawfah
- Hayy al Maqarr
- Jabal al Qal`ah
- Hayy Jabal at Taj
- Al Qusur
- Hayy al Ashrafiyah
- Hayy Wadi al Haddadah
- Hayy ar Rujum
- Hayy Wadi as Surur
- Hayy al Hashimi
- Hayy al `Adliyah
- Hayy al Manarah
- Hayy Jabal an Nasr
- Hayy al `Awdah
- Hayy al Matallah
- Hayy an Nuzhah
- Hayy al Muhajirin
- Mukhayyam al Husayn
- Mintaqat al Yarmuk
- Hayy Jabal `Amman
- Hayy ar Ruwaq
- Mintaqat Basman
- Hayy an Nahariyah
- Hayy Jabal an Nazif
- Hayy al Amirah `Aliyah
- Hayy Jabal al Husayn
- An Nuwayjis
- Hayy ar Rayhan
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Amman.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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