Al Mushannaf
in As-Suwayda Governorate, Syria

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
32.739 and 36.775 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 32° 44' 21" and E 36° 46' 29"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - SYP
Spoken languages:
Arabic, Kurdish, Armenian, French, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 03:24 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Damascus
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:21 am and 6:28 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Syria in Western Asia

Safety Score: 5,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning it is not safe to travel Syria.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Syria. Last Update: 2019-09-19 07:22:38

Discover Al Mushannaf

Al Mushannaf in As-Suwayda Governorate is a place in Syria about 60 mi (or 97 km) south-east of Damascus, the country's capital city.

Current time in Al Mushannaf is now 03:24 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Damascus with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports near Al Mushannaf, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest is airport we know is King Hussein Air College in Jordan in a distance of 40 mi (or 64 km). The closest airport in Syria is Damascus International Airport in a distance of 49 mi (or 64 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Syria is Ancient City of Bosra in a distance of 23 mi (or 37 km), South-West.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Shaqqa, Shahba, As Suwayda', Malah and Salkhad. 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: 29°C / 84 °F

Morning Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 19%
Air Pressure 1012.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 24th of September 2019

29°C (83 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 25th of September 2019

29°C (85 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 26th of September 2019

30°C (85 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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توفيق حلاق في وداعه لبرنامج سوريا اليوم

Published: July 17, 2012
Length: 16:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: زياد الخالدي

توفيق حلاق في وداعه لبرنامج سوريا اليوم.

الدعوة للإضراب العام في سوريا يوم الأثنين ١٨ نيسان

Published: April 17, 2011
Length: 42:42 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: SyrianYouth2011

لأجل دماء الشهداء و لأجل كل معتقل يعاني في السجون. نعلن الإضراب العام و العصيان المدني لن نذهب إلى أعمالنا...

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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.

Jabal al-Druze

Jabal al-Druze, officially Jabal al-Arab is an elevated volcanic region in southern Syria, in the As-Suwayda Governorate. Most of the inhabitants of this region are Arab Druze, and there are also small Arab Christian communities. Safaitic inscriptions were first found in this area. It was an autonomous state in the French Mandate of Syria from 1921 to 1936, under the same name.

Located at 32.6667, 36.7333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Volcanoes of Syria, Volcanic fields, Druze, Mountain ranges of Syria


Qanawat, the ancient Roman city of Canatha (also Kanatha), is a village in Syria, located 7 km north-east of As Suwayda. It stands at a height of about 1,200 m, near a river and surrounded by woods.

Located at 32.7556, 36.6167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Decapolis, Roman towns and cities in Syria, Archaeological sites in al-Suwayda Governorate, Populated places in al-Suwayda District, Former populated places in Syria, Villages in Syria


Shahba, known in Late Antiquity as Philippopolis, is a city located 87 km south of Damascus in the Jabal el Druze in As-Suwayda Governorate of Syria, but formerly in the Roman province of Arabia Petraea.

Located at 32.8542, 36.6292 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities in Syria, Populated places in Shahba District, Archaeological sites in al-Suwayda Governorate, Roman towns and cities in Syria


Shaqqa or Shakka a Syrian town in As Suwayda Governorate in Southern Syria. It is located 7 kilometres east of Shahba. Nowadays it is a town with about 8,000 inhabitants, in the northern fringes of Jabal el Druze volcanic plateau at 1070 metres above sea level. Shaqqa enjoyed some significance in Roman and Byzantine times in the province of Arabia, when it was known as Maximianopolis.

Located at 32.8972, 36.6972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roman towns and cities in Syria, Populated places in Shahba District, Roman sites in Syria, Archaeological sites in al-Suwayda Governorate, Towns in Syria

Shahba District

Shahba' District is a Syrian district administratively belonging to As-Suwayda Governorate. It is located in the south-west of the country and in the north of the As-Suwayda Governorate. At the 2004 Census it had a population of 71,949. Its administrative centre is the city of Shahba.

Located at 32.8542, 36.6292 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Shahba District

Bridge at Nimreh

The Bridge at Nimreh is a Roman bridge in the vicinity of Shahba, Syria, dating to the 3rd or 4th century. Its transversal arch construction derives from old building traditions of the Hauran region and is arguably unique in Roman bridge building.

Located at 32.8333, 36.6917 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roman bridges in Syria, Deck arch bridges, Stone bridges, Buildings and structures in Daraa Governorate, Archaeological sites in Daraa Governorate

Battle of al-Mazraa

The Battle of al-Mazra'a was one of the major battles of the Great Syrian Revolt, that led to the spread of the rebellion throughout the French Mandate of Syria. It was fought on 2–3 August 1925 between Druze and Bedouin rebels led by Sultan Pasha al-Atrash and a heavily-armed French force of the Army of the Levant near the town of al-Mazraa, around 12 kilometres northwest of the city of al-Suwayda.

Located at 32.6667, 36.7333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1925 in Syria, Battles of the Great Syrian Revolt, Conflicts in 1925

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
El Mouchannaf, Mushannaf, El Mushennef, Mouchannaf, Al Mushannaf, مشنف, المشنف