Āl ash Shalīf
in Sirwah of Muḩāfaz̧at Ma’rib, Yemen

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
15.451 and 45.040 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 15° 27' 5" and E 45° 2' 22"
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: 12:44 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Aden
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:28 am and 6:24 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-18.466 and -136.463 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Tapuarava
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: 2022-05-24 08:21:34

Touring Āl ash Shalīf

Āl ash Shalīf in Sirwah (Muḩāfaz̧at Ma’rib) is a town located in Yemen about 56 mi (or 90 km) east of Sanaa, the country's capital place.

Time in Āl ash Shalīf is now 12:44 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Aden with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Āl ash Shalīf. The closest airport in Yemen is Mareb Airport in a distance of 19 mi (or 31 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 56 mi (or 90 km), West.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Suq Sirwah, Madghil, Ma'rib, Asdas and Al Husun. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 83 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 69 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 8%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 15% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Wednesday, 25th of May 2022

29°C (83 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Thursday, 26th of May 2022

27°C (81 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 27th of May 2022

27°C (81 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Light rain, 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.

Sirwah

Ṣirwāḥ (Arabic ‏صرواح Ṣirwāḥ) was, after Ma'rib, the most important economical and political center of the Kingdom of Saba’ at the beginning of the 1st century BC, on the Arabian Peninsula. Ṣirwāḥ was surrounded by a fortified wall. The city layout inside the oasis included a number of large buildings. The ruins of Ṣirwāḥ are located 40 km west of Ma'rib. The town was well protected by its position in the mountains was well protected, but at the same time put limits on its development.

Located at 15.45, 45.0167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archaeological sites in the Near East, Archaeological sites in Yemen


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Āl ash Shalīf, آل الشليف