in Salkhad District of As-Suwayda Governorate, Syria

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
32.492 and 36.711 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 32° 29' 31" and E 36° 42' 40"
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: 09:06 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Damascus
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:57 am and 5:32 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: 2024-03-02 08:21:20

Delve into Şalkhad

Şalkhad in Salkhad District (As-Suwayda Governorate) is a city located in Syria about 74 mi (or 120 km) south of Damascus, the country's capital town.

Current time in Şalkhad is now 09:06 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Damascus with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 11 airports closer to Şalkhad, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest is airport we know is King Hussein Air College in Jordan in a distance of 28 mi (or 45 km). The closest airport in Syria is Damascus International Airport in a distance of 65 mi (or 45 km), 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 13 mi (or 22 km), West.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Al Ghariyah, Al Qurayya, Malah, Dhibin and Umm al Qittayn. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 9°C / 48 °F

Morning Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Evening Temperature 9°C / 49 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 78%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Strong breeze with 18 km/h (11 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 94% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 4th of March 2024

10°C (50 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Tuesday, 5th of March 2024

13°C (56 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 6th of March 2024

14°C (57 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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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.

حفل تأبين الشهيد البطل الملازم شرف صالح حسن الحجلي _ 1

Published: June 12, 2012
Length: 44:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ehsan Alhajali

مراسم التشييع في مشفى السويداء ومرورا برحى والكفر وصلخد أهل النخوة والشهامة واستقبال اهالي قرية المشقوق...

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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.


Salkhad is a Syrian city in the As Suwayda governorate, southern Syria. It is the capital of Salkhad District, one of the governorate's three districts. It has a population of 15,000 inhabitants. It is located at 1350 metres above sea level in the central Jabal el Druze highlands.

Located at 32.4917, 36.7111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities in Syria, Hebrew Bible places, Populated places in Salkhad District, Archaeological sites in al-Suwayda Governorate

Salkhad District

Salkhad is a Syrian district administratively belonging to As-Suwayda Governorate. At the 2004 Census it had a population of 60,375. Its administrative centre is the city of Salkhad.

Located at 32.4917, 36.7111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Salkhad District

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Salkas, Salkhade, Salka, Şalākhad, Salâkhed, Şalkhad, صلخد, Сальхад