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:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 12:15 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Riyadh
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:38 am and 6:23 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-20.783 and -138.550 (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: 2021-02-28 08:35:29

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 12:15 AM (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.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 19°C / 66 °F

Morning Temperature 14°C / 56 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Night Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 51%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 13 km/h (8 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 13% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 1st of March 2021

18°C (65 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 2nd of March 2021

20°C (68 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 3rd of March 2021

20°C (69 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

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Published: November 12, 2018
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Published: June 20, 2018
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Published: August 16, 2018
Length: 37:25 min
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Published: November 29, 2018
Length: 48:59 min
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