in Muḩāfaz̧at al Jahrā’, Kuwait
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 29.337 and 47.658 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 29° 20' 14" and E 47° 39' 29"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dinar - KWD
- 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: 07:37 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Asia/Kuwait
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:40 am and 6:06 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Kuwait.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Kuwait. Last Update: 2020-03-30 07:21:22
Touring Al Jahrā’
Al Jahrā’ in Muḩāfaz̧at al Jahrā’ with it's 24,281 residents is a town located in Kuwait about 19 mi (or 31 km) west of Kuwait City, the country's capital place.
Time in Al Jahrā’ is now 07:37 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kuwait with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Al Jahrā’, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Kuwait is Kuwait International Airport in a distance of 20 mi (or 33 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
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: Al Farwaniyah, Kuwait City, Hawalli, Mubarak al Kabir and Al Ahmadi. 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||28°C / 83 °F|
|Evening Temperature||27°C / 81 °F|
|Night Temperature||22°C / 72 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1013 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 9 km/h (5 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Tuesday, 31st of March 2020
26°C (78 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Wednesday, 1st of April 2020
29°C (85 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Sky is clear, strong breeze, clear sky.
Thursday, 2nd of April 2020
28°C (83 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
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City Tour in One Minute: Kuwait City, Kuwait
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15 year old shooting .44 revolver - Kuwait Shooting Range
My brother 15 year old brother Zak shooting a .44 revolver at the Kuwait Shooting Range.
امطار في الجهراء بعد انقطاع طويل
هطول الامطار في مدينة الجهراء بعد انقطاع طويل - مساء الاحد - 26\10\2008.
Kuwait MEW Dredging.wmv
Dredging of Seawater Intake Channel for Kuwait Ministry of Electricity & Water in 2007.
Chevy Avalanche easy up and down on Mutla Ridge Kuwait
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Al Jahra is a city located 32 kilometres north-west of Kuwait City in Kuwait . Al Jahra is the capital of the Al Jahra Governorate of Kuwait as well as the surrounding Al Jahra District which is agriculturally based. Encyclopædia Britannica recorded the population in 1980 as 67,311. However, since the Gulf War, the population has appeared to have declined, with a population of 14,658 people recorded in 1995 and an estimate of 24,281 as of 2009.
2009 Kuwait wedding fire
The 2009 Kuwait wedding fire was an arson attack that occurred during a wedding ceremony in Jahra, Kuwait on August 15, 2009. At least 57 people were killed and about 90 others wounded when the groom's 23-year-old ex-wife, Nasra Yussef Mohammad al-Enezi, to take revenge for her husband's second marriage, poured petrol on a tent where women and children were celebrating and set it on fire.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Al Jahrah, Jahrah, Al-Jaharah, Jahra Village, Al Jahara, Iahara, Al Jahrā’, اَلْجَهْرَاء, Al Jahra