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Tall Abu Simsim Destination Guide

Explore Tall Abu Simsim in Iraq.

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Tall Abu Simsim in the region of Bābil is located in Iraq - some 59 mi (or 95 km) South-East of Baghdad, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Tall Abu Simsim

Time in Tall Abu Simsim is now 02:26 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Baghdad" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Karbala, Ishan Hamzah, Baqubah, Baghdad, As Samawah or Arab Dhiyat Mazhar. Since you are here already, consider visiting Qaryat Tis'ah, Qaryat as Sumud, Tall Khafiyyat, Tall Abu Simsim, Arab Karim al Yasiri and Nuhayl 'Askar. We also found some pictures.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

23°C / 73 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 59%
Air Pressure 1003.9 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 76% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 25th of March 2019
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 19°C (66 °F)
Night: 14°C (57 °F)
Tuesday, 26th of March 2019
Light rain, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 18°C (64 °F)
Night: 12°C (54 °F)
Wednesday, 27th of March 2019
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 20°C (68 °F)
Night: 11°C (52 °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 32.61, 44.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Clay tablets, Mesopotamia