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Ulaywi Al Gharbiyah Destination Guide

Discover Ulaywi Al Gharbiyah in Iraq!

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Ulaywi Al Gharbiyah in the region of Wāsiţ is a place located in Iraq - some 52 mi (or 83 km) South-East of Baghdad, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Ulaywi Al Gharbiyah

Local time in Ulaywi Al Gharbiyah is now 09:17 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Baghdad" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Tawil, Tall Umm al Khanazir, Shuzayf, Karbala, Baqubah or Tulul ar Rabi'iyah. When in this area, you might want to check out Ash Shahimiyah, Sayyid 'Abd, Hammud, Ash Shahimiyah Ash Sharqiyah, Ahmad al Baghdadi and Sayyid Tahir as well. We also found some pictures.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

11°C / 53 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 4°C / 39 °F
Evening Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Night Temperature 5°C / 40 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 78%
Air Pressure 1034.1 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 22nd of January 2019
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 11°C (52 °F)
Night: 3°C (37 °F)
Wednesday, 23rd of January 2019
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 13°C (55 °F)
Night: 3°C (37 °F)
Thursday, 24th of January 2019
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 15°C (59 °F)
Night: 7°C (44 °F)

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Interesting facts about this location

Battle of Dayr al-'Aqul

The Battle of Dayr al-‘Aqul was fought on April 8, 876 between forces of the Saffarid amir Ya'qub ibn Laith and the Abbasid Caliphate. Taking place some 80 km southeast (downstream) of Baghdad, the battle ended in a decisive victory for the Abbasids, forcing Ya`qub to halt his advance into Iraq.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.82, 45.05 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:870s conflicts, 876, 9th century in Asia, Battles involving the Abbasid Caliphate, Iraq under the Abbasid Caliphate, Saffarid dynasty

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