in Marib City of Muḩāfaz̧at Ma’rib, Yemen

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
15.463 and 45.326 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 15° 27' 45" and E 45° 19' 32"
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: 02:44 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Aden
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:44 am and 6:18 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: 2019-08-20 07:22:03

Delve into Ma'rib

Ma'rib in Marib City (Muḩāfaz̧at Ma’rib) with it's 16,794 habitants is a town located in Yemen about 75 mi (or 121 km) east of Sanaa, the country's capital town.

Time in Ma'rib is now 02:44 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Aden with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Ma'rib. The closest airport in Yemen is Mareb Airport in a distance of 0 mi (or 1 km), North. 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 75 mi (or 120 km), West.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Al Husun, Suq Sirwah, Madghil, Judaydah and Asdas. 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: 25°C / 77 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 18%
Air Pressure 1008.9 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 16 km/h (10 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 57% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

24°C (76 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

24°C (75 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

23°C (74 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

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جانب من زيارة محافظ محافظة مارب الشيخ سلطان بن على العرادة لصندوق النظافة والتحسين م / مارب

Published: September 05, 2014
Length: 33:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Yaser Omar

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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.

Marib Dam

The Marib or Ma'rib or Ma'arib Dam blocks the Wadi Adhanah (also Dhana or Adhana) in the valley of Dhana in the Balaq Hills, Yemen. The current dam is close to the ruins of the Great Dam of Ma'rib, dating from around the eighth century BC. It was one of the engineering wonders of the ancient world and a central part of the south Arabian civilization around Marib.

Located at 15.3833, 45.2333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Arabic architecture, History of Yemen, Archaeological sites in Yemen, Dams in Yemen, Dam disasters, Dams completed in 1986

Ma'rib Governorate

Ma'rib is a governorate of Yemen. Its centre, Ma'rib, was established after the discovery of oil deposits in 1984. Ma'rib's population in 2004 was 241,619.

Located at 15.45, 45.3333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ma'rib Governorate, Governorates of Yemen

Sirwah District

Sirwah District is a district of the Ma'rib Governorate, Yemen. As of 2003, the district had a population of 19,939 inhabitants.

Located at 15.4167, 45.3333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Yemen, Ma'rib Governorate


Awwam (South Arabian ʾwm) can refer to the region of Awwam, now thought by most scholars to be Ma'rib or to the famous temple of Awwam otherwise known as Mahram Bilqis One of the most frequent titles of the god Almaqah was the Lord of Awwam. The Awwam temple, Arabic Haram Bilqis or Mahram Bilqis, is a Sabaean temple near Ma'rib in today's Yemen. It was built by Mukarrib Yada`'il Dharih I between the 7th and 5th century BCE.

Located at 15.4032, 45.3431 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archaeology of Yemen, History of Yemen

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Ma'rib.

Other districts

These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Ma'rib.

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Ma'rib.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Mar`rib, Magreb, MYN, Мариб