Madīnat ash Shamāl
in Baladīyat ash Shamāl, Qatar
- Al Zubarah Archaeological Site (Unesco heritage, 15 mi)
- Pearling, Testimony of an Island Economy (Unesco heritage, 37 mi)
- Qal’at al-Bahrain – Ancient Harbour and Capital of Dilmun (Unesco heritage, 43 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 26.129 and 51.201 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 26° 7' 45" and E 51° 12' 3"
- 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: 01:39 AM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Asia/Qatar
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:29 am and 5:17 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Qatar.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Qatar. Last Update: 2022-10-04 08:13:38
Touring Madīnat ash Shamāl
Madīnat ash Shamāl in Baladīyat ash Shamāl with it's 5,267 residents is a town located in Qatar about 62 mi (or 100 km) north of Doha, the country's capital place.
Time in Madīnat ash Shamāl is now 01:39 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Qatar with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Madīnat ash Shamāl, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest is airport we know is Bahrain International Airport in Bahrain in a distance of 37 mi (or 59 km). The closest airport in Qatar is Doha International Airport in a distance of 64 mi (or 59 km), 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 Qatar is Al Zubarah Archaeological Site in a distance of 15 mi (or 24 km), South-West.
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Al Khawr, Az Za`ayin, Manama, Umm Salal `Ali and Ar Rayyan. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 34°C / 94 °F
|Morning Temperature||29°C / 84 °F|
|Evening Temperature||33°C / 91 °F|
|Night Temperature||30°C / 85 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1011 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 2% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Wednesday, 5th of October 2022
37°C (99 °F)
30°C (86 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Thursday, 6th of October 2022
38°C (101 °F)
30°C (87 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.
Friday, 7th of October 2022
35°C (94 °F)
30°C (86 °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.
امطار غزيرة على مدينة الشمال - قطر اليوم 19-11-2013
امطار رعدية اليوم 19-11-2013على سواحل قطر الشمالية (الشمال-الرويس-ابوالظلوف)
Dugong in Qatar
We found this dead dugong floating in the waters off Al Ruwais, Qatar while out kayaking and snorkeling on Friday 13th April.
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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.
Ar Ru'ays is the capital city of the municipality of Madinat ash Shamal in Qatar.
Al-Shamal SC Stadium
Al-Shamal SC Stadium is a football stadium in Ar Ru'ays, Qatar. The football team Al-Shamal SC play there. The stadium holds a capacity of 5000 people.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Madīnat ash Shamāl, مدينة الشمال