Ash Shafā
in Makkah Province, Saudi Arabia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
21.072 and 40.312 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 21° 4' 19" and E 40° 18' 42"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rial - SAR
Spoken languages:
Arabic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 02:04 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Riyadh
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:58 am and 6:46 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-20.783 and -138.550 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Fakamaru
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Saudi Arabia in Western Asia

Safety Score: 2,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Saudi Arabia.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Saudi Arabia. Last Update: 2019-08-19 07:23:27

Delve into Ash Shafā

Ash Shafā in Makkah Province with it's 72,190 habitants is located in Saudi Arabia about 478 mi (or 770 km) south-west of Riyadh, the country's capital town.

Current time in Ash Shafā is now 02:04 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Riyadh with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 4 airports close to Ash Shafā, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Saudi Arabia is Taif Airport in a distance of 32 mi (or 52 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Historic Jeddah, the Gate to Makkah in a distance of 78 mi (or 125 km), West.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mecca, Al Bahah, Port Sudan, Medina and Abha. 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 29°C / 84 °F
Evening Temperature 37°C / 98 °F
Night Temperature 32°C / 90 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 19%
Air Pressure 1006.8 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (5 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 37% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

42°C (108 °F)
31°C (88 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

43°C (110 °F)
30°C (87 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

41°C (107 °F)
29°C (85 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ash Shafā, Аш-Шафа