Laḩij
in Al Hawtah of Muḩāfaz̧at Laḩij, Yemen

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
13.057 and 44.882 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 13° 3' 24" and E 44° 52' 54"
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: 10:44 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Aden
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:48 am and 6:19 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-14.811 and -138.841 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Teonemahina
References
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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: 2019-08-20 07:22:03

Explore Laḩij

Laḩij in Al Hawtah (Muḩāfaz̧at Laḩij) with it's 23,375 inhabitants is located in Yemen about 165 mi (or 266 km) south of Sanaa, the country's capital.

Local time in Laḩij is now 10:44 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Aden with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Laḩij. The closest airport in Yemen is Aden International Airport in a distance of 19 mi (or 30 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Historic Town of Zabid in a distance of 131 mi (or 210 km), North-West.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ash Shaykh `Uthman, Al Mansurah, Khawr Maksar, At Tawahi and Al Ma`alla'. 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: 40°C / 105 °F

Morning Temperature 40°C / 105 °F
Evening Temperature 41°C / 106 °F
Night Temperature 35°C / 95 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 39%
Air Pressure 1006.4 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 76% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

36°C (97 °F)
32°C (90 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

35°C (95 °F)
33°C (91 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

36°C (98 °F)
32°C (90 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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لحضة انفجار العبوه الناسفة -في محافظة لحج - الله يرحم الضحايا المدنيين

Published: August 13, 2014
Length: 37:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Wail ALI

انفجار عبوة ناسفة بلحج اودت بحياة 8 مدنين الأربعاء 13 أغسطس 2014 لاحول ولاقوة الابالله.


Mualla 26-02-2011 المعلا - عدن

Published: February 26, 2011
Length: 44:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: YemenYouthRevolution

ضرب أعيرة نارية بشكل عشوائي على منازل في المعلا - عدن علماً بأن هناك مسيرة سلمية خرجت تنادي باسقاط النظام...


the Green City

Published: January 21, 2012
Length: 52:18 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: ahmed mousa

فديو توضيحي لمشروع المدينه الخضراء.


المدينه الخظراء عدن اليمن

Published: October 08, 2012
Length: 31:10 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: ahmed mousa

المدينه الخظراء عدن اليمن.


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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.

Lahij

Lahij or Lahej is a city and an area located between Ta'izz and Aden in Yemen. From the 18th to the 20th century, its rulers were of the Al-Sallami family who with, Al-Abdali, Al-Ramada, Al-Sindi and al-Aqrabi, claims relation to Ahl al-Bayt (the family of Muhammad). Lahij was the capital city of Sultanate of Lahej, a protectorate of the British Empire until 1967, when the sultan was expelled and the city became a part of People's Republic of South Yemen.

Located at 13.05, 44.8833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Lahij Governorate

'Adan Governorate

'Adan is a governorate of Yemen, including the city of Aden. At the 2004 census it had a population of 589,419. The ancient capital, the port city of Crater, was located here. 'Adan was under British rule in the period from 1839 to 1967. In 1967, after years of struggle, 'Adan and other southern governorates gained their independence. The city of Aden subsequently became the capital of South Yemen between 1967 and 1990).

Located at 12.9, 44.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
'Adan Governorate, Governorates of Yemen

Lahij Governorate

Lahij is a governorate of Yemen.

Located at 13.05, 44.8833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lahij Governorate, Governorates of Yemen

Subar

Subar is a village in western central Yemen. It is located in the San‘a’ Governorate.

Located at 13, 44.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Sana'a Governorate

Al Hawtah District

Al Hawtah District is a district of the Lahij Governorate, Yemen. As of 2003, the district had a population of 25,881 inhabitants.

Located at 13.1667, 44.8333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Yemen, Lahij Governorate

Tuban District

Tuban District is a district of the Lahij Governorate, Yemen. As of 2003, the district had a population of 83,444 people.

Located at 13, 44.8333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Yemen, Lahij Governorate


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Al Ḩawţah, Lahaj, Lahej, Lahj, Laḩij, لحج, الحوطة, Лахыдж