in Northern Borders, Saudi Arabia

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
30.975 and 41.038 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 30° 58' 31" and E 41° 2' 17"
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: 05:23 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Riyadh
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:44 am and 6:53 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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

Discover Arar

Arar in Northern Borders with it's 148,540 citizens is a city in Saudi Arabia about 556 mi (or 895 km) north-west of Riyadh, the country's capital city.

Local time in Arar is now 05:23 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Riyadh with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 4 airports in the vicinity of Arar. The closest airport in Saudi Arabia is Arar Domestic Airport in a distance of 8 mi (or 12 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Sakakah, Ar Rutbah, 'Ayn Tamr, Hit and Ar Ruwayshid. 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: 40°C / 105 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Evening Temperature 40°C / 104 °F
Night Temperature 30°C / 87 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 6%
Air Pressure 1005.8 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

39°C (102 °F)
31°C (87 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

38°C (100 °F)
30°C (87 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

39°C (101 °F)
32°C (89 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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افضل دعس بلاك اوبس ArAr

Published: July 08, 2013
Length: 13:45 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: عسكر العنزي

لآيكآت لآآ هنتوو.

تفائل - تصميم

Published: July 09, 2013
Length: 29:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: احمد العنزي

تصميم بسيط بعنوان تفائل.

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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.

Arar Domestic Airport

Arar Domestic Airport is an airport in Ar Ar, Saudi Arabia. It is set to offer international services to Doha and Dubai in 2013.

Located at 30.9066, 41.1382 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Arar (city), Airports in Saudi Arabia


Arar is the capital of Northern Borders Province in Saudi Arabia. It has a population of 145,237 (2004 census). Arar is located to the north-east of Saudi Arabia on the Iraqi border. It is known for its fertile pasturelands which lends itself well to its principal occupation of sheep and camel herding. The population of the city, according to the latest official government statistics is 240,000 in the city itself.

Located at 30.9833, 41.0167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Northern Borders Province, Arar (city), Provincial capitals of Saudi Arabia

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ara‘ar, Arar, عرعر, RAE