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Kirkuk Destination Guide

Explore Kirkuk in Iraq.

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Kirkuk in the region of At Taʼmīm with it's 601,433 inhabitants is a place in Iraq - some 147 mi (or 237 km) North of Baghdad, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Kirkuk in Iraq

Current time in Kirkuk is now 09:22 AM (Saturday). 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: Zindanah, Yaychi, Mahmud, Tikrit, Tukhama Khalu or Nahiyat Hiran. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We saw 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

11°C / 51 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature -2°C / 29 °F
Evening Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Night Temperature 1°C / 34 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 55%
Air Pressure 992.8 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 76% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 22nd of January 2017
Light rain, calm, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 9°C (48 °F)
Night: -3°C (27 °F)
Monday, 23rd of January 2017
Clear sky, light breeze.
Clear sky Day: 12°C (53 °F)
Night: -5°C (22 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of January 2017
Clear sky, light breeze.
Clear sky Day: 11°C (51 °F)
Night: -6°C (21 °F)

Videos

Drive thru Kirkuk December 2006

01:07 min ( December 16, 2007 by homelessdiver)
Views: 2,649 - Rating: 5/5

Just a few clips of driving thru Kirkuk in December, 2006

Birds market in kirkuk - Iraq

08:10 min ( June 24, 2011 by huseinkerkuk)
Views: 13,927 - Rating: 4.2/5

Birds market in kirkuk turkmen city in Iraq 2011 kerkükte köş pazarı


Kirkuk

06:22 min ( March 04, 2010 by Mehran Kurdistan)
Views: 14,847 - Rating: 4.15152/5

Kirkuk (Karkuk) is a Kurdish city of Kurdistan with a long history of Kurdish people. Its now occupied by emigrants but the majority is still Kurd and most speak Kurdish. Kirkuk - Kurdistan

Kirkuk Province - IRAQ

05:23 min ( July 24, 2012 by urukiiraqi)
Views: 1,416 - Rating: 3.4/5

Kirkuk province in Iraq is home to the city of Kirkuk and it is also one of the oldest cities in the world. Kirkuk province is also host to other famous, popular and ancient Iraqi cities like Tuz, Tal...


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Interesting facts about this location

Kirkuk Olympic Stadium

Kirkuk Olympic Stadium, is a multi-use stadium in Kirkuk, Iraq. It is currently used mostly for football matches and it also has an athletics track. The stadium holds 30,000.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 35.47, 44.39 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Iraq

Kirkuk Air Base

Kirkuk Air Base is a military airbase located near Kirkuk, Iraq.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 35.47, 44.39 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Closed facilities of the United States Air Force in Iraq, Iraqi Air Force bases

Battle of Arrapha

Battle of Arrapha took place in 616 BC between the Assyrian forces and the Babylonians. Babylonian king Nabopolassar succeeded by driving the Assyrians back to the Little Zab, in doing so capturing many Assyrian prisoners, horses, and chariots.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 35.47, 44.39 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:7th-century BC conflicts, Battles involving Assyria, Battles involving Babylonia

K-1 Air Base

K-1 Air Base is a former Iraqi Air Force base in the Arbil Governorate of Iraq. It was captured by Coalition forces during Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2003.

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Located at 35.47, 44.39 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Closed facilities of the United States Air Force in Iraq, Iraqi Air Force bases