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Umm Qusayr Destination Guide

Discover Umm Qusayr in Jordan!

Umm Qusayr in the region of Amman is a town located in Jordan - some 5 mi (or 8 km) South-West of Amman, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Umm Qusayr

Local time in Umm Qusayr is now 09:52 AM (Friday). 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 al Qanafidh or Russeifa. When in this area, you might want to check out Umm Qusayr, Umm as Summaq, Umm al Kundum, Umm al Hanafish, Jawa 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

31°C / 88 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 59%
Air Pressure 946.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 21st of July 2018
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 26°C (79 °F)
Night: 19°C (65 °F)
Sunday, 22nd of July 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 20°C (67 °F)
Monday, 23rd of July 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 32°C (89 °F)
Night: 19°C (66 °F)

Videos

Amman prayers (listened from the Citadel...

01:00 min ( October 16, 2008 by princeger8)
Views: 2,072 - Rating: 5/5

While visiting the Citadel on Friday afternoon all around chasing praying voices surrounded us

Escape with Saraya

03:53 min ( July 14, 2008 by izemh)
Views: 4,458 - Rating: 4.8/5

This is Saraya World. A feature TVC Co-produced and directed by myself along with my partner Mr. Dory Aoun. It took 15 shooting days and 5 different countries to complete this great looking ad. Shooti...


Jordan 1 New Zealand 3

01:08 min ( September 12, 2009 by spgrey)
Views: 3,940 - Rating: 4/5

NZ beat Jordan 3-1 in Amman. This was a warm-up for the 2010 WCQ Asia-Oceania play-offs against Bahrain

Tour Giordania(11)-Visita alla Cittadell...

07:23 min ( May 14, 2009 by olivio1952)
Views: 806 - Rating: 0/5

La cittadella è il posto ideale per avere una panoramica su tutta la città, soprattutto sulla parte più antica. Ha l'aspetto di una fortezza circondata da possenti mura con torrioni angolari e racc...


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Upcomming Local Events

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

13
Aug
2018

Proposal And Report Writing (August)

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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Proposal And Report Writing (August - Amman)

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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26
Sep
2018

ActivityInfo User Conference 2018

Beginning: 08:00 am (08:00).
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27
Sep
2018

ActivityInfo User Conference 2018

Beginning: 08:00 am (08:00).
More on eventful.com.

22
Oct
2018

Project Cycle Management (Amman- October)

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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12
Nov
2018

Training Of Trainers (November)

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

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 31.89, 35.91 (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

Roman theater (Jordan)

The Roman Theatre is an ancient Roman theater in Amman, Jordan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.89, 35.91 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Roman theatre buildings, Buildings and structures completed in the 2nd century, Buildings and structures in Amman, Roman sites 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 31.89, 35.91 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures completed in 2003, Buildings and structures in Amman, Flagpoles

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 31.89, 35.91 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:1989 establishments in Jordan, Buildings and structures completed in 1989, Buildings and structures in Amman, Mosques in Jordan

Mecca Mall

Mecca Mall is one of the biggest shopping malls in the Jordanian capital, Amman. It is located on Mecca Street, and this is the reason the mall was named Mecca Mall. It includes a large number of stores, mostly women fashion shops, but also includes home decor stores, Mobile Phone vendors, 22 Restaurants, 8 Cinemas, Video arcades, bowling alley, Miles grocery store, and more.

More reading: Mecca Mall homepage
Located at 31.89, 35.91 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Shopping malls in Jordan, Tourism in Jordan