Khirbat ash Shawāhid
in Jerash Governorate, Jordan

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
32.310 and 35.886 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 32° 18' 36" and E 35° 53' 9"
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: 10:24 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Asia/Amman
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:53 am and 4:46 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Area
References
This place on Geonames.org
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: 2020-10-30 08:29:16

Explore Khirbat ash Shawāhid

Khirbat ash Shawāhid in Jerash Governorate is a city in Jordan about 25 mi (or 40 km) north of Amman, the country's capital.

Local time in Khirbat ash Shawāhid is now 10:24 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Amman with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Khirbat ash Shawāhid, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Jordan is King Hussein Air College in a distance of 22 mi (or 35 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 38 mi (or 61 km). The closest in Jordan is Quseir Amra in a distance of 54 mi (or 61 km), North-East.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Jarash, Sakhrah, Al Mastabah, 'Ajlun and Burma. 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 16°C / 60 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 26%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Sunday, 1st of November 2020

25°C (78 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 2nd of November 2020

25°C (77 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Tuesday, 3rd of November 2020

21°C (71 °F)
15°C (58 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.

Videos from this area

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

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 (Gerasa) in Middle East (Jordan)

Published: August 29, 2011
Length: 12:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Hub

Gerasa antica città della Palestina fondata nel 170 a.c. capoluogo della decàpoli nel periodo biblico, a nord di Amman. L'antica città romana, splendida, con edifici monumentali, e artistici,...


Jordânia 4- Jerash

Published: February 17, 2013
Length: 15:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: maria helena rozo

Vídeo documentário caseiro de viagem turística realizada em setembro de 2012, onde exibo material de vídeo produzido nos locais visitados que por vezes, a título de melhor esclarecimento...


Gerasa (Jerash), Jordan - The Nymphaeum (public fountain) and the Cardo.

Published: April 22, 2014
Length: 20:07 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...


Jerash, the Gerasa, Jordan - The Arch of Hadrian ג'רש, ירדן - שער הדריאנוס (אדריאנוס)

Published: April 22, 2014
Length: 01:35 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...


جرش الاردن المدرج الروماني الشمالي Jerash Jordan

Published: December 15, 2010
Length: 38:41 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Khaled Aziz

جرش الاردن المدرج الروماني الشمالي Jerash Jordan.


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 zahigo25@walla.com 9726905522 tel סיור עם מורה הדרך ומדריך הטיולים צחי שקד 0546905522 My name is Zahi...


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.


Moving Spoon at Temple of Artemis Jordan Jerash Ruins Jarash Gerasa Jordanien Säule wackelt

Published: March 29, 2013
Length: 57:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: funguspille


alatoom jerash.wmv

Published: December 12, 2009
Length: 37:06 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: mahmoud alatoom alatoom

محمود العتوم.


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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

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 3 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 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Jerash Governorate, Governorates of Jordan

Souf

Souf (سوف) is a town in Jerash Governorate, Jordan, set over a series of mountains at an altitude of 1,000 meters. Souf is situated 35 miles north of Amman the capital of Jordan. The total population of Souf exceeds 14,000 people, while it covers a wide area of agricultural land considered the widest in Jerash. For many centuries, Souf belonged to al-Meradh region; which has been called المعراض in Arabic because it defeated Bedouins used to attack on north Jordan during the 19th century.

Located at 32.3056, 35.8836 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Jerash Governorate

Souf refugee camp

Souf Camp is a Palestinian refugee camp situated nearby the town of Souf and the city of Jerash in Jordan. According to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), there was 21,900 people living in the camp in 2005, of which 20,530 were registered refugees.

Located at 32.3083, 35.8854 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Palestinian refugee camps in Jordan, Populated places established in 1967

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Khirbat esh Shawāhid, Khirbet esh Shawāhid, Khirbat ash Shawāhid