in Ma'an Governorate, Jordan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
30.226 and 35.533 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 30° 13' 33" and E 35° 31' 58"
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: 05:23 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Amman
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:03 am and 5:36 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: 3,3 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: 2024-02-29 08:24:55

Touring Basţah

Basţah in Ma'an Governorate is a town located in Jordan about 122 mi (or 196 km) south of Amman, the country's capital place.

Time in Basţah is now 05:23 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Amman with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 10 airports nearby Basţah, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest is airport we know is Ein Yahav Airfield in Israel in a distance of 34 mi (or 54 km). The closest airport in Jordan is Aqaba King Hussein International Airport in a distance of 52 mi (or 54 km), North-West. 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 Petra in a distance of 9 mi (or 14 km), North-West. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ayl, Petra, Adhruh, Al Murayghah and Ma'an. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 13°C / 55 °F

Morning Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Night Temperature 10°C / 49 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 33%
Air Pressure 1021 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 1st of March 2024

15°C (59 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Saturday, 2nd of March 2024

17°C (62 °F)
11°C (51 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 3rd of March 2024

10°C (50 °F)
9°C (49 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay


6,3 mi
71811 Petra

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts PETRA

1,2 mi
P.O. Box 30,Wadi Mousa
00000 PETRA

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Petra Marriott Hotel

6,8 mi
Taybeh Road
71810 Petra

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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Petra Sella Hotel

Published: September 23, 2014
Length: 27:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mohamad Mashaleh

Petra Sella Hotel room view.

Jordan - From Kerak to Petra

Published: October 05, 2012
Length: 23:59 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Lars Hoffmann

The little trip takes you from the mighty Crusader castle of Kerak via the royal road to Petra. There are some interesting insights into the landscape and the relationship with Israel. In Petra...

Petra, The Rose Red Desert City , Jordan

Published: July 22, 2011
Length: 32:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mogens Hallas

Excursion from Aqaba, Jordan January 17th 2011 - Suez Canal cruise with Brilliance of the Seas from Barcelona to Dubai. Petra is a historical and archaeological city in Jordan in a basin...

Qasr al-Bint Far'oun Temple - Jordan

Published: October 17, 2012
Length: 40:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: rndomn8

Exploring the Qasr Al Bint Far'oun Temple (the palace of Pharaoh's daughter) at Petra in Jordan. Jordan (Country),اَلأُرْدُنّ,Al-ʾUrdunn,Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan,Kingdom of...

The Monastery (Al Deir) الدير at Petra - Jordan

Published: August 05, 2012
Length: 15:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: rndomn8

In classic Nabatean style and similar looking to the Treasury at Petra. It is a 800 step hike to get to The Monastery (Al Deir) which has beem carved out of the rock. Facade,façade,واجهة...

The Great Temple of Petra - Jordan

Published: October 18, 2012
Length: 26:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: rndomn8

Exploring The Great Temple of Petra (Winged Lion's Temple or Grand Temple) in Jordan. Jordan (Country),اَلأُرْدُنّ,Al-ʾUrdunn,Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan,Kingdom of Jordan,اَلمَ...

The Ancient City of Petra

Published: January 03, 2009
Length: 19:39 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Teresathetraveler

Teresa the Traveler visits the ancient city of Petra where the Indiana Jones movie the Last Crusade was filmed. For more information visit

סדנת טראנס מדיטיישן בפסטיבל סגול- trance meditation sagol festival

Published: October 22, 2009
Length: 07:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: sagolfestival

סדנת טראנס מדיטיישן בפסטיבל סגול מתוך 80 סדנאות אשר מתקיימות בשלושה ימי פסטיבל.

Petra - Aqaba 04/01/2009

Published: January 20, 2009
Length: 54:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jun Ya Yama Uchi

Petra - Aqaba 04/01/2009.

Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan - overland expedition

Published: December 02, 2010
Length: 00:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: stexzgb

Jordan overland expedition Photo by Stex.

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Basta, Al Basţah, Basţah, بسطة, بسطه