As Suwaydā’
in As-Suwayda Governorate, Syria

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
32.709 and 36.570 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 32° 42' 32" and E 36° 34' 10"
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: 04:55 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Damascus
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:16 am and 4:27 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: 2023-11-29 08:14:52

Delve into As Suwaydā’

As Suwaydā’ in As-Suwayda Governorate with it's 59,052 habitants is a town located in Syria about 58 mi (or 93 km) south of Damascus, the country's capital town.

Time in As Suwaydā’ is now 04:55 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Damascus with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports closer to As Suwaydā’, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest is airport we know is King Hussein Air College in Jordan in a distance of 30 mi (or 49 km). The closest airport in Syria is Damascus International Airport in a distance of 49 mi (or 49 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 14 mi (or 23 km), South.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Al Mazra`ah, Shahba, Al Qurayya, `Ariqah and Al Mushannaf. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 14°C / 57 °F

Morning Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Evening Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 53 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 47%
Air Pressure 1020 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 45% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Thursday, 30th of November 2023

16°C (60 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Friday, 1st of December 2023

17°C (62 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.

Saturday, 2nd of December 2023

17°C (63 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

لحظات مؤلمة من درعا بعدسة شاب حوراني

Published: September 04, 2012
Length: 50:55 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Lens Horany

كل الحقوق محفوظة الى مونتـــــاج و تقـــــديم عدسة شاب حوراني : مجموعة من الشباب المي...

وتستمر مذ بحة الدبابات الاسدية من مخيم اليرموك وحتى فلوجة حوران 4 نوفمبر، 2013

Published: November 04, 2013
Length: 36:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ali Hassan

وتستمر مذ بحة الدبابات الاسدية من مخيم اليرموك وحتى فلوجة حوران 4 نوفمبر، 2013.

السويداء القليب الحبيب,,,ياجبل البعيد خلفك حبايبنا

Published: January 06, 2011
Length: 06:43 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Hadi H

يا جبل القليب خلفك حبايبنا.

الثلوج في قرية شعف بريف السويداء

Published: February 28, 2019
Length: 57:07 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: شبكة اخبار السويداء


السويداء سد جولين

Published: May 02, 2018
Length: 06:13 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Rami Azaam


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Attractions and noteworthy things

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As-Suwayda', also spelled Sweida, is a mainly Druze city located in southwestern Syria, close to the border with Jordan. It is the capital of Muhafazat as-Suwayda', one of Syria's 14 governorates, bordering Jordan in the South and the governorates of Daraa in the West and Rif Dimashq in the North and East.

Located at 32.7, 36.5667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities in Syria, Populated places in al-Suwayda District, Fertile Crescent, History of Syria, Archaeological sites in al-Suwayda Governorate, Roman sites in Syria

Al-Suwayda District

As-Suwayda is a Syrian district administratively belonging to As-Suwayda Governorate. At the 2004 Census it had a population of 180,907. Its administrative centre is the city of As-Suwayda.

Located at 32.7, 36.5667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Al-Suwayda District

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Dionysia, Suwaydah, Es Suweida, Al-Sweida, Es Suweidīya, Soueïda, As Suwaydah, Sweida, As Suwaydā’, السويداء, Эс-Сувейда