Ar Rashāyidah
in Jerash Governorate, Jordan

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
32.243 and 35.898 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 32° 14' 36" and E 35° 53' 52"
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: 08:35 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Amman
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:44 am and 5:57 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: 3,6 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: 2020-10-19 08:30:56

Discover Ar Rashāyidah

Ar Rashāyidah in Jerash Governorate is a city in Jordan about 20 mi (or 32 km) north of Amman, the country's capital city.

Local time in Ar Rashāyidah is now 08:35 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Amman with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Ar Rashāyidah, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Jordan is Amman-Marka International Airport in a distance of 19 mi (or 31 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 is Ancient City of Bosra in Syria at a distance of 39 mi (or 63 km). The closest in Jordan is Quseir Amra in a distance of 51 mi (or 63 km), North-East.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Jarash, Al Mastabah, Burma, Sakhrah and Birayn. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 83 °F

Morning Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 14%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 21st of October 2020

27°C (81 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 22nd of October 2020

26°C (80 °F)
19°C (65 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 23rd of October 2020

27°C (81 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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Roman city of Gerasa at Jerash - Jordan

Published: July 04, 2013
Length: 20:19 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: rndomn8

An extensive look around the Roman city of Gerasa at Jerash. Jordan (Country),اَلأُرْدُنّ,Al-ʾUrdunn,Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan,Kingdom of Jordan,اَلمَمْلَكَة اَلأُ...

Jerash (Gerasa) - Giordania

Published: April 13, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Face to Face

Pietra chiara che illumina il panorama circostante e sembra prendere ulteriore luce dal cielo. Jerash, l'antica Gerasa, è conosciuta come la “Pompei d'Oriente”e sorge a circa 50 chilometri...

Theatre in Jerash

Published: May 03, 2010
Length: 32:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Beran1979

Roman Theatre in Jerash (northern Jordan) - a good example of roman architecture in these areas.

Jerash driving - Jordan - Jordania &

Published: December 10, 2013
Length: 53:23 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: wakacjezagrosze

Najlepsze wakacyjne oferty - Loty za 1zl tylko na - Najlepsza wyszukiwarka hoteli - Wynajem samochodów na ...

6. Jordan: Jerash

Published: March 06, 2014
Length: 24:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: giannis psaroudakis

Photos and full video - Γέρασα ήταν μια σπουδαία και ακμάζουσα πόλη των Ελληνορωμαικών χρόνων.Η κτισμέν...

Jordan. Temple of Artemis, Jerash - one of the Roman temples that remain intact in situ

Published: April 26, 2014
Length: 16:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Zahi Shaked. Israeli tour guide צחי שקד. מורה

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

Gerasa (Jerash), Jordan - The Southern Theater ג'רש, ירדן - נכנסים אל התיאטרון הדרומי

Published: April 22, 2014
Length: 59:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Zahi Shaked. Israeli tour guide צחי שקד. מורה

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

Jerash Pillars

Published: April 01, 2014
Length: 28:50 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Sean McMahon

The pillars in Jerash are just balanced on their pedestals. The nail on the rock show the movement of the pillar when you push on it.

The ancient city of Jerash

Published: April 27, 2010
Length: 03:56 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: globekarter

Our visit to the roman city of Jerash in Jordan. With all the highlights.

المدرسة الدولية للتماسك الداخلي ومهارات الحياة

Published: May 22, 2012
Length: 34:46 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: friendsfdisjo

Launch of the Resiliency and Life skills International School (RLIS) Project - Jerash- Jordan إلى أطفالنا وشبابنا : نحبكم جمعية أًصدقاء التنمية والاس...

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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.


Jerash, the Gerasa of Antiquity, is the capital and largest city of Jerash Governorate (محافظة جرش), which is situated in the north of Jordan, 48 kilometres north of the capital Amman towards Syria. Jerash Governorate's geographical features vary from cold mountains to fertile valleys from 250 to 300 metres (to ft) above sea level, suitable for growing a wide variety of crops.

Located at 32.2723, 35.8914 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Populated places established in the 4th millennium BC, Archaeological sites in Jordan, Populated places in the Jerash Governorate, Decapolis, Roman towns and cities in Jordan, Palestinian refugee camps in Jordan, Former populated places in Southwest Asia

Jerash Governorate

Jerash is one of the governorates of Jordan; it is located north of Amman, Jordan's capital. It carrys the name of its capital and largest city, Jerash City. Jerash Governorate has the smallest area of the 12 governorates of Jordan, yet it has the second highest density in Jordan after Irbid Governorate. Jerash Governorate is ranked 7th by population.

Located at 32.2769, 35.9056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Jerash Governorate, Governorates of Jordan

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Rashāda, Er Rashāyida, Ar Rashādah, Er Rashada, Ar Rashā’idah, Ar Rashāyidah, الرشايدة