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Arhil Saffah Destination Guide

Delve into Arhil Saffah in Iraq!

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Arhil Saffah in the region of Bābil is located in Iraq - some 57 mi (or 91 km) South-East of Baghdad, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Arhil Saffah in Iraq

Current time in Arhil Saffah is now 06:00 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Baghdad" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Karbala, Baqubah, Baghdad, Najaf, Mosul or Arab Jar Allah Muhammad. While being here, make sure to check out Nahiyat ash Shuhaymiyah, Qaryat Tis'ah, Qaryat as Sumud, Tall Khafiyyat, Tall Abu Simsim and Arhil Saffah as well. We also found some pictures.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

19°C / 65 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 76%
Air Pressure 1024.9 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 80% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 22nd of February 2018
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 19°C (66 °F)
Night: 13°C (56 °F)
Friday, 23rd of February 2018
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 20°C (68 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)
Saturday, 24th of February 2018
Sky is clear, scattered clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 21°C (71 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)

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Interesting facts about this location

Jemdet Nasr period

The Jemdet Nasr period is an archaeological culture in southern Mesopotamia that is generally dated to 3100–2900 BCE. It is named after the type-site Jemdet Nasr, where the assemblage typical for this period was first recognized. Its geographical distribution is limited to south–central Iraq. The culture of the proto-historical Jemdet Nasr period is a local development out of the preceding Uruk period and continues into the Early Dynastic I period.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.65, 44.93 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Clay tablets, Mesopotamia

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