in Minţaqat ar Riyāḑ, Saudi Arabia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
24.394 and 46.663 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 24° 23' 37" and E 46° 39' 46"
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: 08:50 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Riyadh
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:31 am and 6:20 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
This place on Geonames.org
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: 2019-08-22 07:24:04

Touring Dirab

Dirab in Minţaqat ar Riyāḑ is a town located in Saudi Arabia about 21 mi (or 33 km) south of Riyadh, the country's capital place.

Time in Dirab is now 08:50 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Riyadh with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 3 airports nearby Dirab, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Saudi Arabia is King Khaled International Airport in a distance of 39 mi (or 63 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's At-Turaif District in ad-Dir'iyah in a distance of 24 mi (or 39 km), North. We collected 1 points of interest near this location.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Riyadh, Unayzah, Buraydah, Dammam and Manama. 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: 41°C / 105 °F

Morning Temperature 29°C / 83 °F
Evening Temperature 39°C / 102 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 7%
Air Pressure 1004.2 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 10% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 24th of August 2019

42°C (108 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 25th of August 2019

42°C (108 °F)
29°C (85 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 26th of August 2019

43°C (109 °F)
30°C (87 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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Subaru STI 2JZ Drifting

Published: December 17, 2014
Length: 17:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Sami Mahayri

Video for the drifter (Nader Eddris) in " Saudi Star Drift " Round III. In Riyadh, Dirab Park. Follow me on: Instagram: SamiMahayri Tweeter: @SamiMahayrii Facebook: Sami Mahayri PhotoGraphy.

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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.

Al-Ha'ir Prison

Al-Ha'ir Prison is a Saudi Arabian maximum-security Mabahith-affiliated prison located approximately 25 miles south of Riyadh. Saudi Arabia's largest prison, the complex includes facilities for both common criminals and security offenders, and reportedly houses a number of al-Qaeda figures.

Located at 24.449, 46.813 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Prisons in Saudi Arabia

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Dirab.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Dirab, Dīrāb, ديراب