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Umm ash Shajar Destination Guide

Delve into Umm ash Shajar in Bahrain!

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Umm ash Shajar in the region of Muharraq is a city in Bahrain - some 5 mi (or 7 km) East of Manama, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Umm ash Shajar in Bahrain

Current time in Umm ash Shajar is now 05:04 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Bahrain" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Riyadh, Dammam, Shiraz, Bushehr, Kuwait City or Abu Dhabi. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

34°C / 93 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 30°C / 87 °F
Evening Temperature 35°C / 94 °F
Night Temperature 34°C / 93 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 87%
Air Pressure 1021.2 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 8% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Monday, 25th of September 2017
Few clouds, calm.
Few clouds Day: 36°C (96 °F)
Night: 34°C (93 °F)
Tuesday, 26th of September 2017
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 35°C (96 °F)
Night: 33°C (91 °F)
Wednesday, 27th of September 2017
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 34°C (93 °F)
Night: 31°C (89 °F)


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Umm ash Shajar during the next days.


"Chill N' Chat" By Alto

Beginning: 04:00 pm (16:00).
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Mazak By Alto

Beginning: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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American Education Event In Manama, Bahrain

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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Oktoberfest Returns To The Gulf Hotel Bahrain!

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Bahrain Housing Exhibition & Conference

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Interesting facts about this location


Muharraq is Bahrain's third largest city and served as its capital until 1923 when it was replaced by Manama. The city is located on Muharraq Island and has long been a centre of religiosity. Bahrain International Airport is also located on the island. Adjacent to Muharraq are the man-made Amwaj Islands, known for their large buildings, hotels and beaches. Muharraq is home to Muharraq Club, which is Bahrain's most successful football club.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.23, 50.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Former municipalities (regions) of Bahrain, History of Bahrain, Populated places in Bahrain

Bahrain International Airport

Bahrain International Airport is an international airport located in Muharraq, an island on the northern tip of Bahrain, about 7 km northeast of the capital Manama. It is the primary hub for Gulf Air and was the hub for the now defunct Bahrain Air. A BD113m ($300 million) expansion and refurbishment program was launched in the third quarter of 2006 which will see the creation of a new multi-storey car park and retail complex adjacent to the main terminal building.

More reading: Bahrain International Airport homepage
Located at 26.23, 50.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces, Airports established in 1932, Airports in Bahrain, Buildings and structures in Manama, USAAF Air Transport Command Airfields - Middle East

Muharraq Governorate

The Muharraq Governorate is one of the five governorates of Bahrain. It is now co-extensive with the municipality of Al Muharraq and with Muharraq Island together with outlying islets. It includes the former municipality of Al Hadd at the southern end of that island. The centre of Muharraq contains some of the oldest residential properties in the Kingdom, many of which have been rented out by their Bahraini owners to expatriate workers.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.23, 50.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Governorates of Bahrain

Muharraq Airfield

Muharraq airfield is a military base located adjacent to Bahrain International Airport. It is run by the United States Navy and usually ships supplies in and out of the airport with many of them from other countries as well. The U.S. Navy, the U.S. Marines, the Bahrain Police, and others run the security at the airfield. Security at this place is considered one of the best in the world.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.23, 50.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Bahrain, United States Naval Air Stations, United States Navy facilities

Capital Governorate, Bahrain

The Capital Governorate is one of the five governorates of Bahrain. The governorate covers Manama, the capital of Bahrain.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.23, 50.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Governorates of Bahrain

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