in Rif-dimashq Governorate, Syria

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
33.756 and 36.388 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 33° 45' 22" and E 36° 23' 17"
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: 10:42 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Damascus
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:25 am and 7:48 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: 2021-06-16 08:28:49

Discover Rankūs

Rankūs in Rif-dimashq Governorate is a town in Syria about 18 mi (or 29 km) north of Damascus, the country's capital city.

Current time in Rankūs is now 10:42 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Damascus with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 10 airports near Rankūs, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Syria is Damascus International Airport in a distance of 25 mi (or 40 km), South. 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 Damascus in a distance of 18 mi (or 28 km), South.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Saydnaya, `Assal al Ward, At Tall, Ma`lula and Douma. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 89 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 71 °F
Evening Temperature 35°C / 95 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 23%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 26th of June 2021

33°C (92 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 27th of June 2021

34°C (93 °F)
30°C (85 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 28th of June 2021

36°C (96 °F)
30°C (86 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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Deir Cherubim : Destruction d'un armement du régime صيدنايا : تفجير الية عسكرية بالقرب دير الشيروبيم

Published: November 20, 2013
Length: 26:24 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Protect Syrian Archaeology

Saydnaya - Deir Cherubim : Destruction d'un armement de l'armée du régime صيدنايا : تفجير الية عسكرية بالقرب من دير الشيروبيم Association for the...

الثلج في عسال الورد

Published: February 15, 2010
Length: 06:53 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: shado

زكي ناصيف عسال الورد كانون الثاني 2010.

St Elias Cherobeem (3)

Published: September 17, 2010
Length: 46:11 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Denise Sneij

La paroisse catholique de Harasta fête la St Elias à Cherobeem.

St Elias Cherobeem (1)

Published: September 18, 2010
Length: 34:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Denise Sneij

La paroisse catholique de Harasta fête la St Elias à Cherobeem.

Liberalization of hostages in tal mneen area

Published: August 11, 2012
Length: 03:35 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: blackhapt

Syrian Arab Army, during its operations in the region of tal mneen discovers jail to terrorist gangs and Free who inside.

تراث جبعدين

Published: February 16, 2011
Length: 06:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: hussain star

مقطع صغير يتكلم عن قرية جعدين.

المغر من قرية جبعدين مع مقطع بالسريانية

Published: April 14, 2011
Length: 21:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: hussain star

عسال الورد و طفيل part 3

Published: April 12, 2010
Length: 36:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: shado

حدوديون اكثر من جيران.

محمود ارناؤوط

Published: December 15, 2018
Length: 21:23 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Mahmoud Arnaout

Mithra Travel #Mithra #mithra.


Published: May 05, 2018
Length: 55:47 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ابو خالد

محمد رضا.

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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.


Rankous or Rankus is a Syrian village and summer resort in the province's Damascus countryside located in Mount Qalamoun (anti-Lebanon) in Syria, 45 km from Damascus, with a total area of 22.277 km ², extends between 1650 and 2150 m. The climate of the village is cool in summer and cold in winter. The rate of rain and snow usually varies between 350 and 650 mm. The mountains surrounding the village are covered with snow in winter. The population is 19,900 inhabitants.

Located at 33.7569, 36.3892 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Al-Tall District, Towns in Syria

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Rankūs.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Rannkoûs, Rankūs, رنكوس