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As Saqrah Destination Guide

Discover As Saqrah in Jordan!

As Saqrah in the region of Amman is a town located in Jordan - some 3 mi (or 5 km) West of Amman, the country's capital.

Map of the area of As Saqrah in Jordan

Local time in As Saqrah is now 11:50 PM (Monday). 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, Umm as Summaq, Umm al Qanafidh or Russeifa. When in this area, you might want to check out Wadi Al Seer, Urjan ash Sharqiyah, Urjan al Gharbiyah, Umm Zuwaytinah, Umm as Summaq and Al Bunayyat ash Shamaliyah 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

7°C / 44 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 2°C / 36 °F
Evening Temperature 9°C / 47 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 956.4 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 44% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 17th of January 2017
Clear sky, light breeze.
Clear sky Day: 10°C (50 °F)
Night: 4°C (39 °F)
Wednesday, 18th of January 2017
Clear sky, light breeze.
Clear sky Day: 10°C (50 °F)
Night: 5°C (40 °F)
Thursday, 19th of January 2017
Clear sky, calm.
Clear sky Day: 16°C (60 °F)
Night: 3°C (38 °F)

Videos

Cirque Du Soleil back stage in Amman Jor...

11:15 min ( June 26, 2012 by Omar Sukhon)
Views: 769 - Rating: 5/5

An interview with cirque du soleil Maxime Charbonneau, The PR Attache for Saltimbanco, telling us how the circus was shipped to Amman and explaining how do they travel from country to country and many...

On the Go Tours | Jordan video | Jordan ...

02:20 min ( September 02, 2011 by onthegotours)
Views: 26,920 - Rating: 4.68/5

Www.onthegotours.com On the Go Tours offers a range of tours and tailor made holidays to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. Made famous in films like Lawrence of Arabia and Indiana Jones and the Last Cr...


9000 Amman Jordan From 9000m High HD

04:42 min ( July 07, 2012 by Hasan111181)
Views: 1,132 - Rating: 4.5/5

Restaurants and Bars at Sheraton Amman A...

01:05 min ( October 02, 2011 by spgmiddleeast)
Views: 393 - Rating: 0/5

Bit.ly A cozy lounge, a pool side bar and grill, an authentic italian restaurant, an all day dining restaurant and the heart of Amman's Nightlife - The Sanctuary. Need to unwind or feel like going on ...


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Upcomming Local Events

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

22
Jan
2017

Sensational Education Workshop

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
More on eventful.com.

09
Feb
2017

Denis Horvat

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
More on eventful.com.

14
Feb
2017

American Education Event In Amman, Jordan

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
More on eventful.com.


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 31.96, 35.89 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1989 establishments in Jordan, Buildings and structures completed in 1989, Buildings and structures in Amman, Mosques in Jordan

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, 35.89 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 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, 35.89 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 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

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, 35.89 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 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, 35.89 (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