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Amman Destination Guide

Discover Amman in Jordan!

Amman in the region of Amman with it's 1,275,857 habitants is a place located in Jordan and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Amman in Jordan

Local time in Amman is now 03:17 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Amman" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Damascus, Latakia, Wadi Al Seer, Umm as Summaq or Russeifa. When in this area, you might want to check out Urjan ash Sharqiyah, Urjan al Gharbiyah, Umm Zuwaytinah, Umm Qusayr, Tabarbawr and Al Bunayyat al Janubiyah as well. We found some clips posted online. 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 / 52 °F Clear sky
Morning Temperature 1°C / 34 °F
Evening Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Night Temperature 1°C / 34 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 82%
Air Pressure 958.1 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Clear sky

Tuesday, 21st of February 2017
Clear sky, light breeze.
Clear sky Day: 11°C (52 °F)
Night: 3°C (37 °F)
Wednesday, 22nd of February 2017
Overcast clouds, light breeze.
Overcast clouds Day: 11°C (51 °F)
Night: 3°C (38 °F)
Thursday, 23rd of February 2017
Clear sky, light breeze.
Clear sky Day: 16°C (61 °F)
Night: 3°C (38 °F)

Videos

Without my country: Iraqi Christians in ...

06:10 min ( June 05, 2012 by CatholicRadioTVNet)
Views: 568 - Rating: 5/5

On December 4, 2000 the United Nations General Assembly dedicated June 20th as World Refugee Day. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon upon the declaration stated: "No one wants to become a refugee. No one s...

Fitness First Squash Courts in Amman

02:09 min ( April 18, 2012 by SquashWith. Me)
Views: 478 - Rating: 5/5

SquashWith.Me proudly present Fitness First Platinum New Squash Courts in the heart of the Capital City Amman in Abdoun. So, come on and join us & http


JORDAN: Streets of Amman

01:32 min ( July 10, 2012 by PlanetExplore)
Views: 6,027 - Rating: 4.85714/5

Amman, Jordan

Skyline Amman the capital of Jordan is...

00:40 min ( June 01, 2011 by brunooq7)
Views: 848 - Rating: 4/5

Amman, the capital of Jordan, is a fascinating city of contrasts -- a unique blend of old and new, ideally situated on a hilly area between the desert and the fertile Jordan Valley. The Temple of Herc...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Amman during the next days.

22
Feb
2017

Startup Grind Amman Hosts Hussam Hammo - Founder Of Tamatem Games

Beginning: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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24
Feb
2017

بجيز وصاجية مع آوت آند أباوت OffRoaders Adventure With Out&About

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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25
Feb
2017

دورة المصمم الصغير | مبادرة فقاعات مجتمعية مع آوت آند أباوت

Beginning: 04:00 pm (16:00).
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كتاب: أمير الذباب، للكاتب وليم جولدنغ | نادي كتاب آوت آند أباوت

Beginning: 05:00 pm (17:00).
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كسوة لأطفال بالمفرق | ايد على ايد طفل سعيد، آوت آند أباوت

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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04
Mar
2017

كن صديق لمحرك البحث, اسراري للحصول على الزوار المستهدفين

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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09
Apr
2017

دائرة المحادثة بالانجليزي مع آوت آند أباوت English Conversation

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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02
May
2017

اليوم الرياضي مع آوت آند أباوت

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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01
Jun
2017

Youth@ACSAmman

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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16
Jul
2017

اليوم الرياضي مع آوت آند أباوت Sports Day With Out&About

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Raghadan Flagpole

The Raghadan Flagpole is a 126.8-metre tall flagpole in Amman, Jordan. It was built from steel and erected on the grounds of Raghadan Palace at the royal compound of Al-Maquar. The leader of Jordan, King Abdullah II, officially hoisted the country's flag on 10 June 2003. It was the tallest free-standing flagpole in the world at the time, and is clearly visible across the capital as well as from as far away as 20 kilometres .

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.96, 35.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures completed in 2003, Buildings and structures in Amman, Flagpoles

Amman

Amman is the capital and largest city of Jordan. It is the country's political, cultural and commercial centre and one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world. The Greater Amman area has a population of 2,842,629 as of 2010. The population of Amman is expected to jump from 2.8 million to almost 6.5 million by 2025 due to constant and rapid immigration. The recent economic growth experienced in Amman is unmatched by any other Arab city except those located in the Gulf.

More reading: Amman homepage
Located at 31.96, 35.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Amman, Archaeological sites in Jordan, Capitals in Asia, Fertile Crescent, Hebrew Bible cities, Megalithic monuments in the Middle East, Populated places in the Amman Governorate, Tourism in Jordan

King Abdullah I Mosque

The King Abdullah I Mosque, built between 1982 and 1989 in Amman, Jordan. It is capped by a magnificent blue mosaic dome beneath which 3,000 Muslims may offer prayer.

More reading: King Abdullah I Mosque homepage
Located at 31.96, 35.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:1989 establishments in Jordan, Buildings and structures completed in 1989, Buildings and structures in Amman, Mosques in Jordan

University of Jordan

The University of Jordan, often abbreviated UJ, is a state-supported university located in Amman, Jordan. Founded in 1962, it is the largest and oldest institution of higher education in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. The university has the highest admission averages in the country and is considered the premier university in Jordan and one of the most prestigious in the Arab World. It is located in the Jubaiha area of the University District in Amman.

More reading: University of Jordan homepage
Located at 31.96, 35.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:1962 establishments in Jordan, Education in Amman, Educational institutions established in 1962, Universities in Jordan, University of Jordan

Princess Sumaya University for Technology

Princess Sumaya University for Technology (PSUT), established in 1991, is a specialized, Non-governmental, Non-profit, Jordanian university, owned by the leading applied research centre in Jordan, the Royal Scientific Society (RSS). PSUT’s area of specialization is IT, Communications and Electronics. As a nonprofit institution, PSUT embraces both the public and private sectors, but while akin to public universities in its mission, it is more aligned to the private sector in drive and spirit.

More reading: Princess Sumaya University for Technology homepage
Located at 31.96, 35.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Education in Amman, Educational institutions established in 1991, Entrepreneurship organizations, Princess Sumaya University for Technology, Universities in Jordan