Umm al Qaywayn
in Umm al Qaywayn, United Arab Emirates

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
25.565 and 55.555 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 25° 33' 53" and E 55° 33' 18"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dirham - AED
Spoken languages:
Arabic, Persian, English, Hindi, Urdu
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:33 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Dubai
UTC/GMT offset: 4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:36 am and 7:11 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Umm al Qaywayn in Umm al Qaywayn with it's 44,411 citizens is a place in United Arab Emirates about 106 mi (or 171 km) north-east of Abu Dhabi, the country's capital city.

Current time in Umm al Qaywayn is now 11:33 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Dubai with an UTC offset of 4 hours. We know of 9 airports near Umm al Qaywayn, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Arab Emirates is Sharjah International Airport in a distance of 16 mi (or 27 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Cultural Sites of Al Ain (Hafit, Hili, Bidaa Bint Saud and Oases Areas) in Andorra at a distance of 105 mi (or 168 km). We encountered 2 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ajman, Sharjah, Ras al-Khaimah, Abu Musa and Dubai. 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: 39°C / 103 °F

Morning Temperature 39°C / 103 °F
Evening Temperature 36°C / 96 °F
Night Temperature 32°C / 90 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 59%
Air Pressure 995.6 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (8 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 17th of July 2019

34°C (94 °F)
33°C (91 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 18th of July 2019

34°C (93 °F)
32°C (90 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 19th of July 2019

35°C (95 °F)
33°C (92 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Barracuda Beach Resort

1,5 mi
Khor Al Baida
Umm Al Quwain
United Arab Emirates

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Royal Residence Resort

4,0 mi
King Faisal Street
1544 Umm al Quwain
United Arab Emirates

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Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Royal Residence Hotel - Main

4,8 mi
Etihad Road
Umm al Qaywayn
United Arab Emirates

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Videos from this area

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

Umm Al Quwain Museum, United Arab Emirates

Published: May 24, 2014
Length: 13:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Indo Nesia

Umm Al-Quwain began in 1775 when Sheikh Majid Al Mualla established Umm Al-Quwain as an independent sheikdom. Like its four neighboring regions Ajman, Dubai, Sharjah, and Ras Al-Khaimah, ...

Umm Al-Quwain spearfishing trip UAE

Published: December 15, 2014
Length: 04:35 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Bassel Ounah

It has been a light fun dive, after a long interruption almost one month passed away from the ocean.

Toyata Aurion acceleration in UAE

Published: July 16, 2012
Length: 12:13 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Gucci al

The attraction of the car is off !!

Beach in Umm Al Quwain United Arab Emirates

Published: January 26, 2012
Length: 10:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: João Leitão

Beach in Umm Al Quwain United Arab Emirates.

Kahlaajia / Warders / Khor al-Beida, UAE, 5.2.2013

Published: February 17, 2013
Length: 22:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: AJLFI

Kahlaajia / Warders / Umm Al Quwain, Khor al-Beida, UAE, 5.2.2013.

UAQ Bundol Weekend 2013

Published: April 01, 2014
Length: 43:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: rbikenet122

Bundol Gang (NTUAE) goes to Umm Al Quwain.

UAQ Socotra Cormorant aerial video project December 2014

Published: January 07, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Dan Nelson

Aerial footage of the Socotra Cormorant taken at (UAQ) Umm Al Quwain (UAE) United Arab Emirates with Dubai University.

Эмираты: Дубай → Flamingo beach resort

Published: April 20, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Антон Григорьев

Дорога из аэропорта Дубай в отель Flamingo beach resort 3* в эмирате Umm Al Quwain. Отель в песчаную бурю. Прогулка по Umm Al...

Barracuda Flat 503

Published: May 19, 2012
Length: 24:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: nairbsight

Overnight swimming @Barracuda Hotel and Beach Resort, Umm Al Quwain, UAE.

هدد على حبارى في ام القيوين

Published: December 19, 2012
Length: 26:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ahmed Shawareb

via YouTube Capture.

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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.

Hamriyah Port

Hamriyah Port is the collective name for a town, deep water seaport and ancillary facilities located in the Hamriyah Free Zone in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. Under the rule of the Sharjah since an invasion in the 1960s, it used to be independently ruled by the Al-Shamsi Tribe. The port is currently administered by the Department of Seaports and Customs, Government of Sharjah.

Located at 25.47, 55.487 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ports and harbours of the United Arab Emirates, Populated places in Sharjah

Ajman (city)

Ajman is the capital of the emirate of Ajman in the United Arab Emirates, located along the Persian Gulf.

Located at 25.3995, 55.4796 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Ajman, Populated coastal places in the United Arab Emirates, Cities in the United Arab Emirates

Gulf Medical University

Gulf Medical University (formerly Gulf Medical College) is based in Ajman. The college offers M.B.B.S. , Bachelor of Physiotherapy, Pharm D and DMD undergraduate programs in addition to postgraduate and residency programs. Gulf Medical University is the first medical school in the region to offer admission to both males and females of all nationalities. Thumbay Moideen is the founder and president of this university established in 1998.

Located at 25.4175, 55.4997 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities and colleges in Ajman, Health in the United Arab Emirates, Schools of medicine in the United Arab Emirates, Educational institutions established in 1998, 1998 establishments in the United Arab Emirates

Umm Hurair

Umm Hurair (Arabic: ام هرير‎ is a locality in Dubai, United Arab Emirates . Umm Hurair has a small residential community as well as a shopping and economic district with shopping malls, hotels, banks and restaurants. Umm Hurair is divided to two sub-communities: Umm Hurair 1 is located in the heart of Bur Dubai, across Al Mankhool and Al Karama. Important landmarks in Umm Hurair 1 include BurJuman shopping mall, Bur Dubai Spinneys and the Golden Sands chain of hotels.

Located at 25.4258, 55.5058 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of the United Arab Emirates, Communities in Dubai

Khawr al Baydah

Khawr al Baydah is a bay in Umm al Quwain. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:25|35|N|55|38|E|type:waterbody_region:AE|| |primary |name= }}

Located at 25.5833, 55.6333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Umm al-Quwain, Bays of the Indian Ocean

MV Dara

The MV Dara was a Dubai based passenger liner, built at a shipbuilding yard in Scotland during 1948. The vessel travelled mostly between the Persian Gulf and the Indian subcontinent, carrying expatriate passengers who were employed in the Gulf States. The MV Dara sank in the Persian Gulf on April 8, 1961, as a result of a powerful explosion that caused the deaths of 238 persons from the 819 registered persons on board at the time of the voyage, including 19 officers and 113 crew.

Located at 25.5747, 55.4661 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Maritime incidents in 1961, Ship bombings, Shipwrecks in the Persian Gulf, 1947 ships, Clyde-built ships

Kempinski Hotel Ajman

Kempinski Hotel Ajman is a five-star luxury hotel in Ajman, United Arab Emirates and is located on the coast of the Persian Gulf with 500-metres of private beach. The hotel has 181 sea-view room and 9 different restaurants, bars, and outlets. The hotel was built in 1998. The rooms and the lobby went under an extensive renovation from 2007 until 2008.

Located at 25.423, 55.4423 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Hotel buildings completed in 1998, Buildings and structures in Ajman, Hotels in the United Arab Emirates, Hotels established in 1998, Kempinski Hotels, 1998 establishments in the United Arab Emirates

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Umm al Qaiwain, Um al Quweim, Yumul al Quwain, Umm al Qawain, Umm al Qaywayn, Um al Kawain, أم القيوين, Umm al-Quwain, Oumm al Qaïwaïn, Умм-эль-Кайвайн