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Ar Riwaq Destination Guide

Discover Ar Riwaq in Jordan!

Ar Riwaq in the region of Amman is a town located in Jordan - some 3 mi (or 4 km) North-West of Amman, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Ar Riwaq in Jordan

Local time in Ar Riwaq is now 03:18 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Amman" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your flexibility, 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 as Summaq, Tila' al 'Ali and Al Jubayhah 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

24°C / 75 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 53 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 69%
Air Pressure 953.4 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 22nd of October 2017
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 21°C (69 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)
Monday, 23rd of October 2017
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 20°C (68 °F)
Night: 9°C (48 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of October 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 26°C (78 °F)
Night: 11°C (51 °F)

Videos

Aqaba Hotels - Diving on Red Sea - Jorda...

03:37 min ( November 25, 2011 by TVplanetaRU)
Views: 7,626 - Rating: 4.98491/5

Amman - A City in Motion (Time Lapse Vid...

03:30 min ( July 29, 2012 by visitjordan)
Views: 18,604 - Rating: 4.94969/5

Amman is a bustling city of colour, people, and lights. Enjoy this time lapse video of a day in the city: from sun rise to sun set, from downtown to modern uptown, from street markets to malls - a day...


Amman - As Never seen Before (time lapse...

02:35 min ( October 07, 2012 by TK ART)
Views: 7,872 - Rating: 4.87879/5

Cinematography,Editing and Post Production by Majd D.Selbi Ahmed AL-Samra'ee , ( ) , , - From the different corners of Amman, comes this vibrant time lap...

Fight for Aleppo intensifies in Syria

02:01 min ( July 25, 2012 by AlJazeeraEnglish)
Views: 8,792 - Rating: 3.5641/5

Syrian army helicopters fired rockets and machineguns near central Aleppo on Tuesday as they battled rebels trying to enlarge their foothold in the country's second city, forcing residents to flee. Re...


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Upcomming Local Events

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

21
Oct
2017

Taghreedat Forum: Turn Your Talent Into Revenue Online | ملتقى تغريدات: كيف يمكن للمهارات أن تتحول إلى دخل ثابت على الإنترنت؟

Beginning: 03:00 pm (15:00).
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22
Oct
2017

Network With International Universities - Study In USA, Spain & UAE

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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26
Oct
2017

Sebastien Leger

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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29
Oct
2017

Matt Lloyd Presents: Make $10,000 Cash At Month [Amman Virtual Event]

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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01
Nov
2017

FREE Try Out Belly Dance (Oriental)

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

FREE Ballet & Gymnastic Try Out

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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12
Nov
2017

منطقة المال - دائرة تدريب مهارات الحياة | آوت أند أباوت

Beginning: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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دائرة المحادثة بالانجليزي مع آوت آند أباوت

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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13
Nov
2017

20117

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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14
Nov
2017

التفريق للشقاق والنزاع، دائرة قانون الأحوال الشخصية | آوت آند أباوت

Beginning: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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Interesting facts about this location

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 31.99, 35.92 (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 31.99, 35.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:1962 establishments in Jordan, Education in Amman, Educational institutions established in 1962, Universities in Jordan, University of Jordan

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 31.99, 35.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 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

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 31.99, 35.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Education in Amman, Educational institutions established in 1991, Entrepreneurship organizations, Princess Sumaya University for Technology, Universities in Jordan

Baqa'a

The Baqa'a refugee camp, first created in 1968, lies 20 km north of the Jordanian capital Amman, and is home to around 80,100 Palestinians who are registered as such with the United Nations, making it the largest camp in Jordan. Baqa'a was one of six camps set up in Jordan in 1968 to house the Palestinians who left the West Bank and Gaza Strip during the 1967 Arab Israeli war. Between June 1967 and February 1968, residents were housed in temporary camps in the Jordan valley.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.99, 35.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Palestinian refugee camps in Jordan, Populated places established in 1968

Quote of the moment

The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at last to set foot on one’s own country as a foreign land.

G. K. Chesterton