District of Riyadh
in Minţaqat ar Riyāḑ, Saudi Arabia
- At-Turaif District in ad-Dir'iyah (Unesco heritage, 10 mi)
- Ḩadīqat al Ḩayawān (zoo, (2 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 24.688 and 46.722 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 24° 41' 15" and E 46° 43' 18"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Rial - SAR
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- Local Time: 01:47 PM (Sunday)
- Timezone: Asia/Riyadh
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 4:39 am and 5:11 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,1 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: 2020-04-05 07:24:15
Explore Ash Sharafīyah
The district Ash Sharafīyah of Riyadh in Minţaqat ar Riyāḑ is located in Saudi Arabia and is a district of the nations capital.
If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Unayzah, Buraydah, Dammam, Manama and Bandar Bushehr. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 88 °F
|Morning Temperature||19°C / 67 °F|
|Evening Temperature||30°C / 86 °F|
|Night Temperature||25°C / 77 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1017 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Monday, 6th of April 2020
33°C (92 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Tuesday, 7th of April 2020
36°C (97 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.
Wednesday, 8th of April 2020
38°C (101 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, few clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Al Faisaliah Hotel
MOVENPICK HOTEL RIYADH
Vivienda Hotel Villas
Al Faisaliah Hotel
Grand Plaza Riyadh Hotel
Hilton Garden Inn Riyadh Olaya
Al Seteen Palace Hotel
MENA HOTEL RIYADH
Holiday Inn RIYADH - AL QASR
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Kingdom Centre, also called Kingdom Tower, is a 99-storey, 302.3 m skyscraper in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. It is the second tallest skyscraper in the country, and the third tallest building with a hole in the world after the Shanghai World Financial Center and Tuntex Sky Tower. Besides the shopping mall, Kingdom Tower contains the Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh and state-of-the-art apartments. The 56 m skybridge atop the skyscraper.
Riyadh TV Tower
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Al Oud cemetery
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Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority
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These districts also belong to Riyadh.
- Ad Dar al Bayda'
- Ad Difa`
- Ad Dirah
- Ad Dubbat
- Ad Durayhamiyah
- Al `Amal
- Al Andalus
- Al `Aqiq
- Al `Aziziyah
- Al Badi`ah
- Al Batha'
- Al Butayn
- Al Fa'iziyah
- Al Fakhiriyah
- Al Falah
- Al Faruq
- Al Fayha'
- Al Faysaliyah
- Al Faysaliyah
- Al Futah
- Al Ghadir
- Al Hada
- Al Hamra'
- Al Hazm
- Al Izdihar
- Al Jadidah
- Al Jarradiyah
- Al Jazirah
- Al Khalidiyah
- Al Khalidiyah
- Al Khalij
- Al Khuzama
- Al Ma`arid
- Al Ma`dhar
- Al Ma`dhar ash Shamali
- Al Ma`kal
- Al Madinah
- Al Malaz
- Al Malaz
- Al Manakh
- Al Mansurah
- Al Marqab
- Al Marwah
- Al Masani`
- Al Masif
- Al Mu`ayzilah
- Al Muhammadiyah
- Al Murabba`
- Al Mursilat
- Al Muruj
- Al Mutamarat
- Al Muwanisiyah
- Al Qadisiyah
- Al Quds
- Al `Ud
- Al `Ulayya
- Al `Urayja'
- Al `Urayja' al Gharbiyah
- Al `Urayja' al Wusta
- Al Wadi
- Al Wahah
- Al Washam
- Al Wizarat
- Al Wurud
- Al Yamamah
- Al Yarmuk
- Al Yasmin
- Al Zahrah
- An Nadi
- An Nafal
- An Nahdah
- An Nakhil
- An Namudhajiyah
- An Narjas
- An Nasim
- An Nasim al Gharbi
- An Nasim ash Sharqi
- An Nazim
- An Nur
- An Nuzhah
- Ar Rabi`
- Ar Rabwah
- Ar Rafi`ah
- Ar Rahmaniyah
- Ar Ranid
- Ar Rawabi
- Ar Rawdah
- Ar Rimayah
- Ar Riyan
- As Sa`adah
- As Safa
- As Salam
- As Salamah
- As Salihiyah
- As Sifarat
- As Sulaymaniyah
- As Sulayy
- As Suwaydi al Gharbi
- Ash Shifa
- Ash Shumaysi
- At Ta`awun
- Az Zahra'
- Hayy al Malik `Abd al `Aziz
- Hayy al Malik `Abd Allah
- Hayy al Malik Fahd
- Hayy al Malik Faysal
- Hijrat Laban
- Khashm al `An
- Manfuhah al Jadidah
- Salah ad Din
- Umm al Hammam al Gharbi
- Umm al Hammam ash Sharqi
- Umm Salim
- Zahrat al Badi`ah
- Zahrat Laban
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ash Sharafīyah, الشرفية