Al Wakrah
in Al Wakrah, Qatar

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
25.172 and 51.603 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 25° 10' 17" and E 51° 36' 12"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rial - QAR
Spoken languages:
Arabic, Spanish
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:39 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Qatar
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:09 am and 6:04 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Akamaru
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Al Wakrah

Al Wakrah in Al Wakrah with it's 26,436 habitants is located in Qatar a little south-east of Doha, the country's capital town.

Current time in Al Wakrah is now 10:39 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Qatar with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Al Wakrah, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Qatar is Doha International Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 11 km), North. 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 Qatar is Al Zubarah Archaeological Site in a distance of 66 mi (or 107 km), North-West.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Doha, Ar Rayyan, Umm Salal `Ali, Az Za`ayin and Al Khawr. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 39°C / 103 °F

Morning Temperature 39°C / 103 °F
Evening Temperature 36°C / 97 °F
Night Temperature 32°C / 90 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 53%
Air Pressure 1004.4 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

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

37°C (99 °F)
31°C (88 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

36°C (97 °F)
31°C (89 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

36°C (96 °F)
32°C (89 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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

Street View - doha qatar

Published: June 06, 2010
Length: 42:52 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: صالح السنيدي

انتاج قناة الزبرة --- اليمن الجنوبي يافع.


Al Wakra beach daily routine in Qatar

Published: October 30, 2013
Length: 27:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ovi staicu


قطر الماضي

Published: February 21, 2010
Length: 13:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Essa M Al-Khater


Wakra Park Qatar

Published: August 11, 2013
Length: 00:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: najeeb haneef

via YouTube Capture.


آية وتفسير ... إِنَّ الْمُنَافِقِينَ يُخَادِعُونَ اللَّهَ وَهُوَ خَادِعُهُمْ

Published: March 22, 2014
Length: 13:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: جامع قنبر الأنصاري - الوكرة قطر

آية وتفسير ... إِنَّ الْمُنَافِقِينَ يُخَادِعُونَ اللَّهَ وَهُوَ خَادِعُهُمْ القناة الرسمية لجامع قنبر...


Fishing with a Fish Eye

Published: July 31, 2011
Length: 50:59 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Adel Macpersian

Went fishing last weekend with my buddies Ahmad Sharif and Ahmad Abbas. Check out Ahmed Sharifs other channel which is That Guy and Head: http://www.youtube.com/user/thatguyandhead.


Amazing | Outstanding | Hamad International Airport | Doha | Qatar | 737-800 | Flight FZ006

Published: September 21, 2014
Length: 40:03 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: UL360

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Night takeoff from Doha nice city view

Published: January 18, 2015
Length: 20:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mark Melbair

Night takeoff from Doha - Hamad International Airport. Nice view of city centre. Qatar Airbus A330-200 to Colombo Departure 1.1.2015 0:55.


Road to Barwa village

Published: March 30, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ian Justice


Ground Activity Doha International Airport from Onboard Qatar A330

Published: May 21, 2014
Length: 12:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: west-island kev

WestIslandKev: April 6, 2014 - Doha, Qatar Here I am on board my second flight, sitting at the gate in pre-flight mode. Here you can see ground activity, luggage carriers and refuelling trucks....


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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.

Doha International Airport

Doha International Airport is the only commercial airport in Qatar. It features 60 check-in gates, 42 parking bays for aircraft and 8 baggage claim belts. The airport suffers from overutilization even though the airport has been expanded numerous times. The current capacity stands at 12 million passengers per year. Its 14,993 ft runway is one of the longest at a civil airport. It is the main base of Qatar Airways.

Located at 25.2611, 51.565 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Airports in Qatar, Doha

Al Jazeera Academy

Al Jazeera Academy File:Aljazeera. jpg Location Doha, Qatar22x20px Coordinates coord}}{{#coordinates:25|13|49|N|51|30|12|E| primary name= }} Information Established 2002 Gender boys & girls Age 3 to 18 Website www. aja. edu. qa Taalum Group File:Taalum. jpg Al Jazeera Academy is an international school in Doha, Qatar, AJA - An IB World School is an English medium school which opened in September 2002. AJA caters for students from 3 years of age up to 18 years of age.

Located at 25.2303, 51.5033 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Schools in Qatar, Educational institutions established in 2002

Canada Dry One

Canada Dry was the nickname for two Canadian Forces bases in Doha, Qatar during the first Gulf War. The two bases, named Canada Dry One (10 km outside of Doha) and Canada Dry Two, housed land and air elements (CF18 - Desert Cats). Canada Dry is the name of a brand of ginger ale that is popular in Canada.

Located at 25.2611, 51.565 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Canadian Forces bases, , Canada–Qatar relations

Japan 2–2 Iraq (1994 FIFA World Cup qualifying)

During the qualification rounds for the 1994 FIFA World Cup, Japan and Iraq played to a 2–2 draw in Doha, Qatar. If Japan had won the match, they would have qualified for the World Cup for the first time. Instead, Japan finished third in their group and arch-rival South Korea qualified instead. The Japanese media refers to the match as the "Agony of Doha" (ドーハの悲劇 Dōha no higeki), whereas in South Korea, it is known as the "Miracle of Doha" (도하의 기적/도하의 奇跡 or Doha ui Gijeok).

Located at 25.2517, 51.5353 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1993 in Asian football, 1994 FIFA World Cup qualification (AFC), International football (soccer) competitions hosted by Qatar, 1993 in Japanese football, Japan national football team matches, Iraq–Japan relations

Kuwait Cricket Association

The Kuwait Cricket Association is the governing body for cricket in Kuwait. It is an associate member of the International Cricket Council, and a full member of the Asian Cricket Council. The Association was founded in 1996.

Located at 25.2314, 51.4844 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Cricket administration, Sports governing bodies in Kuwait, Cricket in Kuwait

Grand Hamad Stadium

Grand Hamad Stadium, also known as the Al-Arabi Sports Club, is a multi-purpose stadium in Doha, Qatar. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The football team Al-Arabi SC play there. The stadium holds 15,000 people. The stadium was used extensively during the 2006 Asian Games, and was a venue for several different sports; these include football, table tennis, rugby sevens and fencing.

Located at 25.2587, 51.5205 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Qatar, Sport in Doha, Multi-purpose stadiums in Qatar, Al-Arabi Sports Club

Al-Wakrah Stadium

Al-Wakrah Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Al Wakrah, Qatar. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The football team Al-Wakrah play there. The stadium holds a capacity of 20,000 people and has plans of expanding to 43,500.

Located at 25.1803, 51.5965 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Qatar, Multi-purpose stadiums in Qatar, Al-Wakrah Sports Club, 2022 FIFA World Cup stadiums, Proposed stadiums

Al-Ahly Stadium

Al-Ahly Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Doha, Qatar. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The football team Al-Ahli (Doha) play there. The stadium holds 20,000 people.

Located at 25.2519, 51.5354 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Qatar, AFC Asian Cup stadiums, Sport in Doha, Multi-purpose stadiums in Qatar

Hamad International Airport

Hamad International Airport is the international airport facility currently under construction in Doha, capital of Qatar. Formerly known as New Doha International Airport (NDIA), Hamad International Airport was originally slated to replace the old Doha International Airport as Qatar's only international airport in 2009, but after a series of costly delays, the opening is set for mid-2013. It has been built 5 kilometers east of the current airport.

Located at 25.2731, 51.6081 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Airports in Qatar, Proposed airports

Qatar National Museum

The Qatar National Museum opened in 1975 in a restored palace originally built in the early 20th century by Sheikh Abdullah bin Jassim Al-Thani. It served as his family residence and the seat of government for approximately 25 years. In addition to the original Amiri Palace, the former Qatar National Museum included a Museum of the State, a lagoon and a very popular marine aquarium. In 1980 the building won the Agha Khan award for restoration and rehabilitation of Islamic architecture.

Located at 25.2881, 51.5481 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Doha, Museums in Qatar, National museums, Geology museums, History museums, Maritime museums, Islamic culture, Aga Khan Award for Architecture winners

Doha International Air Base

Doha International Air Base (Doha IAB), also known as Camp Snoopy, was a United States Military installation located at the Doha International Airport, Doha, Qatar which operated from 1991 to 1993 and 1996 until 2004.

Located at 25.2612, 51.5759 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bases of the United States Air Force, Closed facilities of the United States Air Force, Buildings and structures in Qatar, Military facilities of the United States in Qatar

An Najmah

An Najmah is a settlement in Qatar, located in the municipality of Ad Dawhah.

Located at 25.2667, 51.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Qatar

Nu`ayjah

Nu`ayjah is a settlement in Qatar, located in the municipality of Ad Dawhah.

Located at 25.252, 51.559 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Qatar

As Salatah

As Salatah is a settlement in Qatar, located in the municipality of Ad Dawhah.

Located at 25.2833, 51.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Qatar

As Salatah al Jadidah

As Salatah al Jadidah is a settlement in Qatar, located in the municipality of Ad Dawhah.

Located at 25.2667, 51.5167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Qatar

As Sawq

As Sawq is a settlement in Qatar, located in the municipality of Ad Dawhah.

Located at 25.2833, 51.5333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Qatar

Ra's Abu Fintas

Ra's Abu Fintas is a settlement in Qatar, located in the municipality of Umm Salal.

Located at 25.2167, 51.6167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Qatar

`Abd al `Aziz, Qatar

`Abd al `Aziz is a settlement in Qatar, located in the municipality of Ad Dawhah.

Located at 25.2833, 51.5333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Qatar

Bangladesh M.H.M High School & College, Doha-Qatar

Bangladesh Mashoor-ul Haque Memorial High School and College, commonly known as Bangladesh M. H. M. School, is a private school for boys and girls in Qatar. It is a charitable institution managed by the Bangladesh Embassy. It is the largest private school primarily catering to the large Bangladeshi expatriate population in Qatar. It is located on the outskirts of the city of Doha, in the area known locally as Abu Hamour.

Located at 25.2236, 51.4936 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Schools in Qatar, Bangladesh–Qatar relations

Park House English School

Park House English School is a private international school in Doha, Qatar. Established in 1994, the school serves students from the nursery through to year 13. The school is also host to children from 64 different nationalities. Around 1000.

Located at 25.2294, 51.5014 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
British international schools, Educational institutions established in 1994, Schools in Qatar

Wakra

Wakra, is a city in the Southern Province, Qatar on the Persian Gulf coast of Qatar. Its full name is Madīnat al Wakra.

Located at 25.1667, 51.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Qatar

Doha Modern Indian School

Doha Modern Indian School, commonly known as DMIS, is a unit of Taleb School founded by the philanthropist Nassim Nicholas Taleb. It is located on the outskirts of the city of Doha, in Abu Hamour.

Located at 25.2361, 51.5011 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Schools in Qatar, India–Qatar relations

Barwa Al Baraha

Barwa Al Baraha, also called Workers City, will be a residential area for laborers in Qatar. The project was launched after a scandal in Dubai's labor camps. The project aims to provide a reasonable standard of living as defined by the new Human Rights Legislation.

Located at 25.1632, 51.4861 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Qatar, Human rights in Qatar

Qatar Museums Authority

The Qatar Museums Authority (QMA) is the peak body of museums in Qatar. The QMA was founded in late 2005 to manage the resources of all museums in the State of Qatar, to develop cultural institutions such as museums and galleries, and to provide an effective system for collecting, protecting, preserving and interpreting historic sites, monuments and artifacts. The QMA was the bid leader for Qatar's successful candidature to join the UNESCO heritage panel in 2011.

Located at 25.2886, 51.5459 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Organisations based in Qatar, Museum associations and consortia, Organizations established in 2006

Newton International School

Newton International School is a school located in Doha, Qatar. Newton International School (also known as NIS) was founded in September 2007. Now there are four branches in the city of Doha, Lagoon being the most modern and master branch. NIS has a student body of over 1200 students from 50 nationalities. Newton International School's motto is An International Community of Learners, Striving for Excellence and Celebrating Success.

Located at 25.2536, 51.5186 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Doha, International schools in Qatar


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Wakra, Wakrah, Al Waqrah, Al Waqra, Waqra, Al Wakrah, الوكرة