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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.

Map of the area of Umm Qusayr in Jordan

Local time in Umm Qusayr is now 03:19 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 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

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

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.

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

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

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