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Adh Dhunaybah Destination Guide

Explore Adh Dhunaybah in Jordan.

Adh Dhunaybah in the region of Irbid is a place in Jordan - some 51 mi (or 82 km) North of Amman, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Adh Dhunaybah in Jordan

Current time in Adh Dhunaybah is now 02:54 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Amman" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Zayzun, Aleppo, Damascus, Ash Shajarah or Antioch. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Tall Shihab, Qaraqush, Mushayrifah, Kharja, Izrit and Amrawah. We saw some videos in the web. 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

23°C / 74 °F Scattered clouds
Morning Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Night Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 48%
Air Pressure 995.2 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 48% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Tuesday, 19th of December 2017
Broken clouds.
Broken clouds Day: 20°C (68 °F)
Night: 12°C (54 °F)
Wednesday, 20th of December 2017
Broken clouds, light breeze.
Broken clouds Day: 20°C (68 °F)
Night: 12°C (53 °F)
Thursday, 21st of December 2017
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 17°C (62 °F)
Night: 8°C (47 °F)

Videos

Jps trip to umm qias and wadi arab dam w...

11:26 min ( April 09, 2011 by raedbali)
Views: 434 - Rating: 5/5

2011/4/1

Ezreet North of Irbid Jordan

02:31 min ( February 21, 2010 by xhail77)
Views: 448 - Rating: 5/5

Country side..Sorry for the low res


Al-Rafeed

00:49 min ( April 02, 2008 by xhail77)
Views: 1,828 - Rating: 5/5

Country Drive home

Small earh and gaint stars

01:34 min ( October 14, 2008 by tamerkh1)
Views: 1,315 - Rating: 0/5

Could you imagine that size of stars!!


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Interesting facts about this location

Abila (Peraea)

Abila – also, Biblical: Abel-Shittim or Ha-Shittim (or simply Shittim) – was an ancient city east of the Jordan River in Moab, later Peraea, near Livias, about twelve km northeast of the north shore of the Dead Sea; the site is now that of Abil-ez-Zeit, Jordan. Abel-Shittim (Hebrew meaning "Meadow of the Acacias"), is found only in Num. xxxiii.49; but Ha-Shittim (Hebrew meaning "The Acacias"), evidently the same place, is mentioned in Num. xxv.1, Josh. iii.1, and Micah, vi.5.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.69, 35.91 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Greek sites in Jordan, Archaeological sites in Jordan, Former populated places in Jordan, Hebrew Bible places, Hellenistic colonies, Torah places

Abila (Decapolis)

Abila Dekapoleos – Abila in the Decapolis or Abila was an ancient city, near the Hieromax river in the Decapolis; the site is occupied by two tells and the village of Hartha, approximately 13 km north-northeast of Irbid, Jordan. The site is 25 km east of the Sea of Galilee and 4 km south of Wadi Yarmouk river. The name "Abila" is derived from the Semitic word Abel (in Hebrew, "meadow" and in Arabic, "green growth")

More reading: Abila (Decapolis) homepage
Located at 32.69, 35.91 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Greek cities, Ancient Greek sites in Jordan, Archaeological sites in Jordan, Former populated places in Jordan, Hellenistic colonies, Titular sees in Asia

Raphana

Raphana, in present-day north of Jordan, was a city of the Decapolis. It is thought to lie north of Umm Qais in the Abilene plain. The city was the base camp of the Roman legions Legio III Gallica and of Legio XII Fulminata.

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Located at 32.69, 35.91 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Decapolis, Former populated places in Southwest Asia, Populated places in Jordan, Roman towns and cities in Jordan

Dion, Jordan

Dion (alternatively Adun, Idoun, or Aydoun) is the name of an ancient city, which was a member of the Decapolis during the classical period. The exact location of the city is still disputed, but is thought to be a site site near Al Hisn currently known as Aydoun, around the city of Irbid in Jordan.

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Located at 32.69, 35.91 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Decapolis, Former populated places in Jordan, Roman towns and cities in Syria

Battle of Yarmouk

The Battle of Yarmouk was a major battle between the Muslim Arab forces of the Rashidun Caliphate and the armies of the Eastern Roman Empire. The battle consisted of a series of engagements that lasted for six days in August 636, near the Yarmouk River, along what is today the border between Syria and Jordan, south-east of the Sea of Galilee. The result of the battle was a complete Muslim victory which ended Byzantine rule in Syria.

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Located at 32.69, 35.91 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:630s conflicts, 630s in the Byzantine Empire, 636, Battles involving the Byzantine Empire, Battles involving the Rashidun Caliphate, Battles of Abu Ubaidah ibn al-Jarrah, Battles of Khalid ibn Walid, Battles of the Arab–Byzantine Wars, Muslim conquest of Syria