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:
Arabic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 03:08 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Aden
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:54 am and 6:03 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-14.811 and -138.841 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Teonemahina
References
This place on Geonames.org
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: 2019-09-19 07:22:38

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 03:08 AM (Friday). 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. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 73 °F

Morning Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 28%
Air Pressure 1008.6 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 95% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Saturday, 21st of September 2019

22°C (72 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 22nd of September 2019

22°C (71 °F)
16°C (62 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Monday, 23rd of September 2019

23°C (73 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

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

Bayt `idhaqah

Bayt `idhaqah is a village in west-central Yemen. It is located in the San‘a’ Governorate.

Located at 15.6167, 43.7 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Sana'a Governorate

Al Khabt District

Al Khabt District is a district of the Al Mahwit Governorate, Yemen. As of 2003, the district had a population of 64,033 inhabitants.

Located at 15.3333, 43.4167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Yemen, Al Mahwit Governorate

Ash Shaghadirah District

Ash Shaghadirah District is a district of the Hajjah Governorate, Yemen. As of 2003, the district had a population of 48,746 inhabitants.

Located at 15.5833, 43.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Yemen, Hajjah Governorate

Bani Qa'is District

Bani Qa'is District is a district of the Hajjah Governorate, Yemen. As of 2003, the district had a population of 54,272 inhabitants.

Located at 15.5833, 43.4167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Yemen, Hajjah Governorate

Najrah District

Najrah District is a district of the Hajjah Governorate, Yemen. As of 2003, the district had a population of 35,942 inhabitants.

Located at 15.5833, 43.6167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Yemen, Hajjah Governorate


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