Aş Şalīf
in As Salif of Al Hudaydah Governorate, Yemen

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
15.308 and 42.671 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 15° 18' 27" and E 42° 40' 15"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rial - YER
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:56 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Asia/Aden
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:54 am and 6:31 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-14.811 and -138.841 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Yemen in Western Asia

Safety Score: 5,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning it is not safe to travel Yemen.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Yemen. Last Update: 2019-08-17 07:22:38

Discover Aş Şalīf

Aş Şalīf in As Salif (Al Hudaydah Governorate) is a town in Yemen about 102 mi (or 165 km) west of Sanaa, the country's capital city.

Current time in Aş Şalīf is now 06:56 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Aden with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports near Aş Şalīf. The closest airport in Yemen is Hodeidah International Airport in a distance of 43 mi (or 70 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Yemen is Historic Town of Zabid in a distance of 88 mi (or 142 km), South-East.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Al Munirah, Az Zaydiyah, Al Luhayyah, Dhahi and Al Qanawis. 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: 31°C / 89 °F

Morning Temperature 31°C / 89 °F
Evening Temperature 32°C / 89 °F
Night Temperature 30°C / 87 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 70%
Air Pressure 1004.3 hPa
Wind Speed with 5 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 44% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Sunday, 18th of August 2019

31°C (88 °F)
30°C (87 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 19th of August 2019

31°C (87 °F)
30°C (87 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

31°C (87 °F)
30°C (86 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

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مقيل احمد سعيد

Published: July 13, 2012
Length: 31:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Fahad Malim

هذا مقيل احمد سعيد في جزيرة كمران اليمنيه.

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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.


Kamaran Island is the largest Yemen-controlled island in the Red Sea. The 108 km island is 18 km long and 7 km wide and is strategically located at the southern end of the Red Sea. It is a "shelf island" located in the shallow waters of the Arabian peninsula's continental shelf with coral reefs surrounding three sides of the island. The population numbers 2,200. Kamaran is generally flat, with a few hills in the south.

Located at 15.35, 42.5667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of the Red Sea, Islands of Yemen, Al Hudaydah Governorate


As-Salif is a coastal village in western Yemen. It is located in a bay of a headland that forms the southern coast of the Kamaran Bay. As-Salif is recognized for its large deposits of rock salt. The salt is mined by a government-owned corporation. As-Salif is located at around {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:15|18|39|N|42|40|23|E| |primary |name= }}.

Located at 15.3108, 42.6731 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Al Hudaydah Governorate, Port cities in the Arabian Peninsula, Populated coastal places in Yemen

As Salif District

As Salif District is a district of the Al Hudaydah Governorate, Yemen. As of 2003, the district had a population of 6,343 inhabitants.

Located at 15.25, 42.6667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Yemen, Al Hudaydah Governorate

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Saliff, As Salif, Aş Şalīf, Şalīf, الصليف