Sūq Şirwāḩ
in Sirwah of Muḩāfaz̧at Ma’rib, Yemen

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
15.449 and 45.019 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 15° 26' 57" and E 45° 1' 8"
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: 08:28 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Aden
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:44 am and 6:25 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: 2022-08-11 08:01:23

Discover Sūq Şirwāḩ

Sūq Şirwāḩ in Sirwah (Muḩāfaz̧at Ma’rib) is a town in Yemen about 54 mi (or 88 km) east of Sanaa, the country's capital city.

Current time in Sūq Şirwāḩ is now 08:28 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Aden with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports near Sūq Şirwāḩ. The closest airport in Yemen is Mareb Airport in a distance of 21 mi (or 33 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 54 mi (or 88 km), West.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Madghil, Ma'rib, Bidbadah, 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: 25°C / 77 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 33%
Air Pressure 1008 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 98% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 13th of August 2022

26°C (78 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 14th of August 2022

24°C (76 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 15th of August 2022

25°C (77 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

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.


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 0 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:
Şarwāḩ, Sarwāḩ, As Sūq, Markaz Şirwāh, Sūq Şirwāḩ, سوق صرواح, Şirwāḩ, صرواح, السوق, مركز صرواح