Al Matūn
in Al Maton of Muḩāfaz̧at al Jawf, Yemen

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
16.231 and 44.585 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 16° 13' 50" and E 44° 35' 5"
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: 03:27 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Aden
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:50 am and 5:57 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-18.466 and -136.463 (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: 2019-09-19 07:22:38

Discover Al Matūn

Al Matūn in Al Maton (Muḩāfaz̧at al Jawf) is a city in Yemen about 66 mi (or 105 km) north of Sanaa, the country's capital city.

Local time in Al Matūn is now 03:27 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Aden with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Al Matūn. The closest airport in Yemen is Sana'a International Airport in a distance of 57 mi (or 93 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Old City of Sana'a in a distance of 65 mi (or 105 km), South.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Al Maslub, Hisn Bani Sa`d, Az Zahir, Al Ghayl and Al Hazm. 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: 22°C / 72 °F

Morning Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 20%
Air Pressure 1009.7 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 26% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Tuesday, 24th of September 2019

22°C (72 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.

Wednesday, 25th of September 2019

21°C (69 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.

Thursday, 26th of September 2019

21°C (70 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

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 Governorate

Al Mahwit is one of the governorates of Yemen.

Located at 16.25, 44.7167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Al Mahwit Governorate, Governorates of Yemen

Al Matammah District

Al Matammah District is a district of the Al Jawf Governorate, Yemen. As of 2003, the district had a population of 28,935 inhabitants.

Located at 16.3333, 44.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Yemen, Al Jawf Governorate


Kaminahu (Old South Arabic kmnhw; modern Kamna) is the name of an ancient South Arabian city in the northern al-Jawf region of present day Yemen, 107 km north-east of Sana'a at about 1100 meters above sea level. In early times Kaminahu like other towns in al-Jawf such as Ḥaram and Nashan, was an independent city state. In about 715 BCE Kaminahu was conquered by Yitha’amar Watar I of Saba', after which it annexed Nashan and the neighbouring town of Manhiyat.

Located at 16.2, 44.7 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archaeological sites in Yemen, Buildings and structures in Yemen, Archaeology of Yemen, Archaeological sites in the Near East

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Al Matūn, Matūn, المتون