Al Maḩwīt
in Al Mahwait City of Al Maḩwīt, Yemen

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
15.470 and 43.545 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 15° 28' 12" and E 43° 32' 41"
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: 08:47 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Aden
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:50 am and 6:20 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: 2024-04-14 08:21:28

Delve into Al Maḩwīt

Al Maḩwīt in Al Mahwait City (Al Maḩwīt) with it's 10,593 habitants is a city located in Yemen about 45 mi (or 72 km) west of Sanaa, the country's capital town.

Current time in Al Maḩwīt is now 08:47 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Aden with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Al Maḩwīt. The closest airport in Yemen is Abbse Airport in a distance of 30 mi (or 49 km), 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 Old City of Sana'a in a distance of 45 mi (or 72 km), East.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ar Rujum, Al Mirwah, Al Mirwah, Bani al `Awwam and Ash Shaghadirah. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 76 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 69 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 31%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 13 km/h (8 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 59% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Tuesday, 16th of April 2024

24°C (75 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Wednesday, 17th of April 2024

25°C (76 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.

Thursday, 18th of April 2024

25°C (76 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

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.

Al Mahwit

Al Mahwit is a capital city of Al Mahwit Governorate, Yemen. It is located at around {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:15|28|10|N|43|32|43|E| | |name= }}, at an elevation of about 2000 metres.

Located at 15.4694, 43.5453 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Al Mahwit Governorate, Districts of Yemen

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Mahwait, El-Maḩwīt, Mahweit, Maḩwīt, Al Maḩwīt, المحويت