in Baladīyat al Khawr wa adh Dhakhīrah, Qatar
- Al Zubarah Archaeological Site (Unesco heritage, 36 mi)
- Pearling, Testimony of an Island Economy (Unesco heritage, 67 mi)
- Qal’at al-Bahrain – Ancient Harbour and Capital of Dilmun (Unesco heritage, 72 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 25.684 and 51.506 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 25° 41' 2" and E 51° 30' 20"
- 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: 05:33 PM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Asia/Qatar
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:10 am and 6:03 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Discover Al Khawr
Al Khawr in Baladīyat al Khawr wa adh Dhakhīrah with it's 18,923 citizens is a city in Qatar about 28 mi (or 45 km) north of Doha, the country's capital city.
Local time in Al Khawr is now 05:33 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Qatar with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Al Khawr, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Qatar is Doha International Airport in a distance of 29 mi (or 47 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 in Qatar is Al Zubarah Archaeological Site in a distance of 36 mi (or 58 km), North-West. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Az Za`ayin, Umm Salal `Ali, Ar Rayyan, Doha and Al Wakrah. 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: 36°C / 96 °F
|Morning Temperature||31°C / 89 °F|
|Evening Temperature||33°C / 91 °F|
|Night Temperature||32°C / 89 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1001.7 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Friday, 23rd of August 2019
35°C (94 °F)
32°C (90 °F)
Sky is clear, clear sky.
Saturday, 24th of August 2019
36°C (96 °F)
33°C (91 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sunday, 25th of August 2019
35°C (95 °F)
33°C (91 °F)
Sky is clear, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
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SAND STORM Al Khor, Qatar 2013
Saturday...May 18th 2013 A very sandy day.............http://youtu.be/YbD6MMHHtcM.
A short history of Pakistan (2008-2009) [past-present]
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Wings Over Qatar 1 - Microlight أجنحة فوق قطر مايكرولايت
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Wings Over Qatar 2 - أجنحة فوق قطر 2 طيران شراعي
Wings Over Qatar 2 - أجنحة فوق قطر 2 طيران شراعي Microlight Tanarg 912 Aircration.
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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.
Al-Khawr Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in the coastal city of Al Khor, Qatar, that is home to Al-Khor Sports Club. The capacity of the stadium is 20,000, making it an average sized stadium in the Qatar Stars League.
As Sani` is a settlement in Qatar, located in the municipality of Umm Salal.
Rawdat al `Ajuz
Rawdat al `Ajuz is a settlement in Qatar, located in the municipality of Umm Salal.
Umm Qarn is a settlement in Qatar, located in the municipality of Umm Salal.
Al Wa`b is a settlement in Qatar, located in the municipality of Ash Shamal.
Al Khor is a coastal city in northern Qatar, located 50 kilometers north of the capital, Doha. The name of the city means creek in Arabic as the town is located on a creek. Al Khor is home to many employees of the oil industry due to its proximity to Qatar's northern oil and natural gas fields, and due to its proximity to the Ras Laffan Industrial City.
Smaismah is a small seaside town located on the eastern coast of Qatar 30 km north of the capital Doha. This town is characterized by old houses and mosques that are relics from the days before oil and natural gas were discovered in Qatar.
Al Khor Airport
Al Khor Airport is located South of Al Khor in Qatar. The airport is mostly used by General aviation aircraft and is the venue for the Al Khor Fly-In since 2008. There are two aprons available with a PCN of 45. The northern apron is able to accommodate 6 aircraft like Cessna 172 and the southern apron is able to accommodate two similar aircraft.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Al Khawr.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Al-Khaur, Khawr Shaqīq, Khor Shaqīq, Khaur Shaqiq, Shakik, Khor-al-Mahāndah, Khor, Khaur al-Mahanidah, Al Khawr, الخور, الخور والدخيرة, Al Khor, Municipio de Jor, الخور والدخیره, 알코르, Chauras, Хор, Al-Chaur, Аль-Хор, الخور و الدخیرہ