Al Ḩişn
in Irbid Governorate, Jordan

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
32.483 and 35.885 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 32° 28' 57" and E 35° 53' 4"
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: 02:42 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Amman
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:30 am and 7:37 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Jordan in Western Asia

Safety Score: 3,2 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: 2024-05-29 08:01:30

Delve into Al Ḩişn

Al Ḩişn in Irbid Governorate is located in Jordan about 37 mi (or 59 km) north of Amman, the country's capital town.

Current time in Al Ḩişn is now 02:42 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Amman with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Al Ḩişn, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Jordan is King Hussein Air College in a distance of 24 mi (or 38 km), 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 Ancient City of Bosra in Syria at a distance of 35 mi (or 56 km). The closest in Jordan is Quseir Amra in a distance of 62 mi (or 56 km), East.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Irbid, Al Mazar ash Shamali, Sakhrah, Ar Ramtha and Samma ar Rawsan. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 21%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (9 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 30th of May 2024

26°C (79 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 31st of May 2024

26°C (80 °F)
20°C (67 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 1st of June 2024

28°C (82 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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صلاة التراويح بصوت الشيخ مأمون الشمالي سورة محمد Yarmouk University Irbid

Published: September 27, 2008
Length: 13:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Natheer Khasawneh

صلاة التراويح بصوت الشيخ مأمون الشمالي من مسجد جامعة اليرموك سنة 2008 سورة محمد ليلة 27 رمضان سنة 1429 Yarmouk Universit...

شارع الجامعة اربد الاردن Irbid Jordan

Published: October 07, 2010
Length: 27:35 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Khaled Aziz

شارع الجامعة اربد الاردن Irbid Jordan.

Irbid Cloudy Evening Time-lapse

Published: May 22, 2012
Length: 29:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Majdy Jaradat

My first attempt to capture a time-lapse movie using a Canon EOS60D. Shot this on 21 May 2012 in Irbid, Jordan. Bazaar in Irbid

Published: January 06, 2015
Length: 26:49 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ToursTV Com

Jordan : Irbid. See on map .


Published: July 19, 2014
Length: 32:49 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Fasy Shane

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Independence Day celebration in the city Al Hassan Youth

Published: June 08, 2009
Length: 41:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ramzi Haddad

احتفال عيد الاستقلال.

حفلة نجاح وإستقبال الدكتور أحمد المستريحي PhD&Homecoming party 1

Published: November 26, 2012
Length: 26:48 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Jannin Al Safa

Homecoming and PhD graduation party for Dr. Ahmad Al-Mestarihi in Jannin Al Safa (near Irbid), Jordan حفلة نجاح وإستقبال الدكتور أحمد المستريحي لحصوله... Yarmouk University

Published: January 06, 2015
Length: 26:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ToursTV Com

Jordan : Irbid. (جامعة اليرموك). See on map .


Published: January 11, 2010
Length: 05:16 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: qasem ababneh

معتز قاسم عبابنه دبكه شعبيه من الآخر اربد بشرى دبكه بشراويه.

تأسيس جامعة اليرموك Yarmouk University part1

Published: June 03, 2009
Length: 26:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ramzi Haddad

Establishment Yarmouk University.

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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.


Habaka is a small hill town in northern Jordan, located 75 km north of the capital Amman (in Arabic عمان), and about 5 km south of Irbid . The region has a very fertile soil along with suitable climate allows the growing of wide variety of high quality crops. The main products are olives and grapes. There is a substantial area of pine forests on the hills that are extending from Ajloun. Habaka has a population of 1800.

Located at 32.4667, 35.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
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Populated places in the Irbid Governorate

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Al Ḩişn.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Husn, El Husn, Al Ḩişn, الحصن