Abū az Zīghān
in Balqa Governorate, Jordan

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
32.188 and 35.641 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 32° 11' 17" and E 35° 38' 26"
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: 09:41 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Amman
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:27 am and 6:56 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Jordan in Western Asia

Safety Score: 3,3 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: 2020-03-29 07:21:59

Discover Abū az Zīghān

Abū az Zīghān in Balqa Governorate is a place in Jordan about 24 mi (or 39 km) north-west of Amman, the country's capital city.

Current time in Abū az Zīghān is now 09:41 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Amman with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports near Abū az Zīghān, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Jordan is Amman-Marka International Airport in a distance of 25 mi (or 41 km), South-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 is Biblical Tels - Megiddo, Hazor, Beer Sheba in Israel at a distance of 39 mi (or 63 km). The closest in Jordan is Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a) in a distance of 50 mi (or 63 km), North-West. We encountered 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dayr `Alla, As Subayhi, `Allan, Kufrinjah and Burma. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 17°C / 63 °F

Morning Temperature 10°C / 49 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 56 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 29%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 3% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 31st of March 2020

21°C (70 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Wednesday, 1st of April 2020

14°C (58 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Thursday, 2nd of April 2020

15°C (58 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Videos from this area

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

נסיעה בעמק הירדן מים המלח לכנרת. מבט אל המזרח לעבר מדינת ירדן. מורה דרך: צחי שקד

Published: July 06, 2013
Length: 19:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Zahi Shaked. Israeli tour guide צחי שקד. מורה

Zahi Shaked A tour guide in Israel and his camera zahigo25@walla.com 9726905522 tel סיור עם מורה הדרך ומדריך הטיולים צחי שקד 0546905522 My name is Zahi...

A drive from the Dead Sea through the Jordan Valley to the Sea of Galilee (overlooking the Jordan).

Published: July 06, 2013
Length: 17:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Zahi Shaked. Israeli tour guide צחי שקד. מורה

Zahi Shaked A tour guide in Israel and his camera zahigo25@walla.com 9726905522 tel סיור עם מורה הדרך ומדריך הטיולים צחי שקד 0546905522 My name is Zahi...

Setengah Dekad Di Bumi Anbia - JUST Class of 2011

Published: June 24, 2011
Length: 32:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mohd Tarmizi Mohd Said

Video kompilasi gambar-gambar kenangan batch MEP 5 (medicine) dan MEP 6 (dentistry) di Jordan University of Science & Technology.

افعى في عجلون الصمادي

Published: October 11, 2009
Length: 32:52 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: ahmed smadi

يا هلا في الربع 11/10/2009.

06 Jordan - Ajloun & the Jabok River

Published: December 31, 2012
Length: 44:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MrMikesTravels Mike Colucci

A trip to Ajloun Castle, stopping at the Jabok River where Jacob wrestled the angel.

צופית - Sunbird

Published: May 14, 2014
Length: 44:11 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: aviza210

נדידת חסידות - BACK HOME

Published: April 03, 2013
Length: 02:04 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: aviza210

חסידות לבנות white stork

Published: May 19, 2013
Length: 55:21 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: aviza210

شلال صغير في وادي الراجب، عجلون، الأردن

Published: August 13, 2014
Length: 36:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mohammad Tayseer

شلال صغير في منطقة وادي الراجب، عجلون، الأردن.

Jordan Busヨルダン・バス車窓 アンマン~エルサレム2

Published: March 31, 2011
Length: 35:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: nek0mask55

Went up to Jerusalem from Amman by bus.ヨルダンの首都アンマンからパレスチナ自治区(ヨルダン川西岸地区)を通りイスラエルのエルサレムへバスで向か...

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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.

Deir Alla

Deir Alla, is the site of an ancient Near Eastern town thought to be the biblical Pethor.

Located at 32.1889, 35.6031 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Populated places in the Balqa Governorate, Archaeological sites in Jordan, Former populated places in Southwest Asia

Tell Hammeh

Tell Hammehis a relatively small tell in the central Jordan Valley, Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, located where the Zarqa River valley opens into the Jordan Valley. It is close to several of the larger tells in this part of the Jordan Valley (e.g.

Located at 32.1947, 35.6489 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archaeological sites in Jordan

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Abū az Zīghān.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Abu ez Zighān, Abū az Zīghān, ابو الزيغان