Shahār
in Makkah Province, Saudi Arabia

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
21.233 and 40.417 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 21° 13' 59" and E 40° 25' 0"
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: 03:12 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Riyadh
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:16 am and 5:48 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-20.783 and -138.550 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Fakamaru
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Saudi Arabia in Western Asia

Safety Score: 2,6 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: 2019-10-21 07:22:31

Discover Shahār

Shahār in Makkah Province is a town in Saudi Arabia about 467 mi (or 751 km) south-west of Riyadh, the country's capital city.

Current time in Shahār is now 03:12 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Riyadh with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 4 airports near Shahār, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Saudi Arabia is Taif Airport in a distance of 19 mi (or 31 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 81 mi (or 130 km), 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: Mecca, Al Bahah, Medina, Port Sudan and Abha. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F

Morning Temperature 19°C / 65 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 14%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 23rd of October 2019

27°C (81 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 24th of October 2019

27°C (81 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 25th of October 2019

27°C (81 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Le Meridien Al Hada

Address
2,6 mi
Al Hada Road
00000 Taif
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

Checkout: 16:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Awaliv International Hotel

Address
2,6 mi
Abu Baker As Sidiq Street
21944 At Ta'If
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Boudl Taif

Address
0,4 mi
Al Seteen St with Al Shifa Rd
Taif
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Casablanca Hotel Taif

Address
2,9 mi
King Saud Street next to Saudi Telecom
Taif
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Awaliv Suites

Address
4,1 mi
Al Faisalyah - Wej Street
21944 Taif
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Tulip Inn Taif

Address
3,0 mi
ADU BAKAR MAIN STREET P.O.BOX 3492
21944 Taif
Saudi Arabia

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Hills of Taif

Published: February 23, 2013
Length: 27:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Muhammad Razzaq

Coming back from Makkah via Taif's Hills.


Hair Transplant in Taif Saudia - FUE hair Restoration Procedure

Published: September 12, 2012
Length: 44:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ahmad Chaudhry

hair transplant in Taif or fue hair transplant clinic in Taif. http://www.hairtransplantlahore.com You have hair loss or thinning of hair please call our representative in Taif Saudia for complete...


city car driving لعبة

Published: April 26, 2014
Length: 24:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MRGOOG GAEMS

لا تنسى لايك والإشتراك في القناة.


LAMY TAIF

Published: January 06, 2014
Length: 53:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ابو سحر

لامي شروكي اسم يتربع على عرش الزي الطبي الحديث وهذا فرع الشركه في مدينة الورود مدينة الطائف الجميله شارع...


(Taif) Masjid Ibn Abbas

Published: May 01, 2013
Length: 02:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mahmood Hassen


Zoo-Taif,Saudi Arabia

Published: November 04, 2012
Length: 22:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Asma Mohiuddin

Artiodactyla Bovidae-Bull with 5 feet. You can hear the barking of the dog in the background.


Cable Cart in Taif (Time Laps)

Published: December 31, 2011
Length: 54:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Majed Shohaib

Shot this video on my Galaxy Nexus with Time Laps while coming down the mountain in Taif and at the beginning I had the phone in my hand, I then settled it on the seat (Hence it looks better a bit).


Mosque,Mathna St,Taif

Published: November 05, 2012
Length: 00:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Asma Mohiuddin

a very very old mosque on Mathna St.


baboons on way to Hada, Taif

Published: November 07, 2012
Length: 50:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Asma Mohiuddin


Taif cable car

Published: August 19, 2013
Length: 15:11 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Nhel Abadenas


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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.

Battle of Taif (1916)

The Battle of Taif was fought between Ottoman forces and Syed Hussien bin Ali Sharif of Mecca in 1916. Ottoman Army was in Taif, Syed's forces besieged the city and after many weeks siege and fiercest struggle Syed's forces were able to capture the Taif. After the fall of Mecca in July 1916 the fall of Taif was a major blow for Turks who were fighting in First World War against Britain. The British helped Syed Hussien's bin Ali's Forces by providing them with guns.

Located at 21.2667, 40.4167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battles of the Arab Revolt (World War I), History of Mecca, Battles of World War I involving the Ottoman Empire, Ottoman Empire in World War I

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Shahār.

Other districts

These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Shahār.

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Shahār