in As-Suwayda Governorate, Syria
- Ancient City of Bosra (Unesco heritage, 23 mi)
- Ancient City of Damascus (Unesco heritage, 60 mi)
- Quseir Amra (Unesco heritage, 66 mi)
- Anjar (Unesco heritage, 84 mi)
- Biblical Tels - Megiddo, Hazor, Beer Sheba (Unesco heritage, 93 mi)
- Baalbek (Unesco heritage, 94 mi)
- Old City of Acre (Unesco heritage, 99 mi)
- Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a) (Unesco heritage, 99 mi)
- Tyre (Unesco heritage, 99 mi)
- Ouadi Qadisha (the Holy Valley) and the Forest of the Cedars of God (Horsh Arz el-Rab) (Unesco heritage, 112 mi)
- 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:
- This place on Geonames.org
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 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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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, 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Al Mushannaf.
- As Suwayda'
- Al Qurayya
- Al Mazra`ah
- As Surah as Saghirah
- Busra ash Sham
- Al Ghariyah
- Al Musayfirah
- Umm al Qittayn
- Al Harak
- Dayr al Kahf
- Al Jizah
- Muthallath Sabha
- Khirbat Ghazalah
- Umm al Jimal
- Sama as Sirhan
- Ash Shaykh Miskin
- Muthallath Jami`at Al al Bayt
- As Sanamayn
- Al Mafraq
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
El Mouchannaf, Mushannaf, El Mushennef, Mouchannaf, Al Mushannaf, مشنف, المشنف