in Al Jawf, Saudi Arabia

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
29.970 and 40.206 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 29° 58' 11" and E 40° 12' 23"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rial - SAR
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 12:27 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Asia/Riyadh
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:18 am and 7:22 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Saudi Arabia in Western Asia

Safety Score: 3,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Saudi Arabia.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Saudi Arabia. Last Update: 2021-06-16 08:28:49

Delve into Sakakah

Sakakah in Al Jawf with it's 128,332 habitants is a city located in Saudi Arabia about 541 mi (or 871 km) north-west of Riyadh, the country's capital town.

Current time in Sakakah is now 12:27 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Riyadh with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 4 airports closer to Sakakah. The closest airport in Saudi Arabia is Al-Jawf Domestic Airport in a distance of 14 mi (or 23 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Arar, Ha'il, Ar Rutbah, Ar Ruwayshid and Muthallath al Azraq. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 35°C / 96 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Evening Temperature 38°C / 100 °F
Night Temperature 32°C / 89 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 10%
Air Pressure 1008 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Sunday, 20th of June 2021

38°C (101 °F)
35°C (94 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 21st of June 2021

38°C (101 °F)
34°C (93 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 22nd of June 2021

37°C (98 °F)
35°C (95 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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معرض سرعة الدراجة لبيع و صيانة الدراجات النارية - سكاكا Shop and maintenance of motorcycles

Published: July 03, 2013
Length: 12:24 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: رواف الخليوي الخالدي

معرض سرعة الدراجة لبيع و صيانة الدراجات النارية ( قطع غيار - أكسسوارات - كفرات ) ياباني - تايواني - صيني سكاكا...

احتفال نادي العروبة فوزه بالدرع والعرضة الشمالية

Published: May 03, 2013
Length: 00:49 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: aaz f

الف مبروك لنادي العروبه سكاكا الجوف.

تصوير خاص :: للحضور الكبير والغفير لجماهير النصر العالمي بملعب العروبة في سكاكا

Published: October 08, 2013
Length: 18:38 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: نصراوي سكاكا

تصوير شخصي للحضور الكبير والغفير لجماهير النصر العالمي في منطقة الجوف في مباراة ( العروبة Vs النصر ) ضمن منافس...

جولة في سكاكا

Published: August 26, 2014
Length: 54:58 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: عــاشــقــ ســفــر-

جولة في سكاكا جولة في سكاكا.

امطار سكاكا 1433/12/6

Published: November 10, 2012
Length: 12:01 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Fahad alali

2012/10/22 , 1433/12/6 امطار سكاكا الجوف يوم الأحد ليلة الأثنين وبحمد الله سالت الشعاب جعلها الله سقيا خير وبركة .....

سحايب شمالية - سكاكا الجوف / ابها

Published: February 06, 2013
Length: 36:55 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Fahad alali

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Hugo Lloris Vs Thibaut Courtois - Best Of 2015

Published: March 06, 2015
Length: 05:34 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: MontAsir 619

Incredible saves from Hugo Lloris and Thibaut Courtois. I'm extremely excited to have done the collaboration with CFCVideos! Check out his channel here ...

AL GARA MOUNTAIN, Al Hasa, Saudi Arabia

Published: November 05, 2014
Length: 13:07 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Krishna Thapa

The caves of the mountain are known to be cool in the summer and warm in the winter. Its amazing.

Fast Raining in sakaka aljouf

Published: November 23, 2018
Length: 16:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Technology tv

sakaka aljouf final match inamat

Published: January 26, 2018
Length: 43:50 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Sharee Waris


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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.


Sakakah (Arabic: سكاكا‎,is an oasis town in northwestern Saudi Arabia and is the capital of Al Jawf Province. It is located just to the north of the An Nafud desert. It has a population of approximately 114,000 people.

Located at 29.9697, 40.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Al Jawf Province, Geography of Saudi Arabia, Provincial capitals of Saudi Arabia

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Sakakah, Skâka, Sakākā, سكاكا, سکاکه, Sakaka, AJF, サカーカ, 사카카, സകാക, ਸਕਾਕਾ, Сакака, 塞卡凱