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Al Kharaj Destination Guide

Delve into Al Kharaj in Jordan!

Al Kharaj in the region of Irbid is a city in Jordan - some 46 mi (or 73 km) North of Amman, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Al Kharaj in Jordan

Current time in Al Kharaj is now 04:36 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Amman" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Aleppo, Damascus, Saydur, Qam or Antioch. While being here, make sure to check out Zimal, Zahar, Zabdah, Umm Qays, Umm al Jurayn and At Tayyibah as well. We encountered 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

24°C / 75 °F Scattered clouds
Morning Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 63 °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

Gadara Museum

06:21 min ( March 07, 2012 by adonyenana)
Views: 1,422 - Rating: 5/5

This film is about the Gadara Museum. Gadara Museum or Umm-Qais Museum is one of the many distinguished museums in Jordan, which are located in many Jordanian archeological cities. The Museum was a di...

Umm Qais outing Kcroone's photos around ...

01:36 min ( February 28, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW2)
Views: 96 - Rating: 5/5

Preview of Kcroone's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these video...


PUSH into the Westbank - the jordan vall...

01:02 min ( March 05, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW1)
Views: 52 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Gouldy's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these videos...

Northern Jordan -Amman Umm Qais Aijlun...

01:36 min ( February 17, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW1)
Views: 294 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Heatheravan's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these v...


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Interesting facts about this location

Tall Zira'a

The Tall Zira'a is one of the most promising talls of Palestine. Surveys and geophysical investigations showed the site’s great potential for excavations. Presumably, an almost continuous stratigraphy from Early Bronze Age to the Islamic periods will demonstrate the history of northeast Jordan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.58, 35.71 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Jordan, Bronze Age sites, Canaanite cities, Former populated places in Southwest Asia, Hebrew Bible places, Iron Age sites

Hamat Gader

Hamat Gader is a site in the Yarmouk River valley, near the Sea of Galilee in the Golan Heights. The name means "hot springs of Gadara", referring to the several mineral springs with temperatures up to 50°C. Gadara, modern Umm Qais in Jordan, is 4 kilometres away. Hamat Gader is located close to the junction of the boundary between the Israeli-occupied portion of the Golan Heights and Jordan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.58, 35.71 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites on the Golan Heights, Hot springs of Israel, Populated places in the Golan Heights, Resorts in Israel, Roman sites in Israel, Springs of Israel

Ashdot Ya'akov

Ashdot Ya'akov is a kibbutz in northern Israel. It was founded in 1924 by a kvutza of Hashomer members from Latvia on the land which is today Gesher. It was named after the rapids of the nearby Yarmouk River and James "Ya'akov" Armand de Rothschild. Between 1933 and 1935 the kibbutz moved north-east of its original location, onto land which had been bought by the Palestine Jewish Colonization Association.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.58, 35.71 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Emek HaYarden Regional Council, Former kibbutzim, Jewish villages in the Mandate for Palestine, Populated places established in 1924

Yarmouk River

The Yarmouk River is the largest tributary of the Jordan River. It drains much of the Hauran Plateau. It is one of three main tributaries which enter the Jordan between the Sea of Galilee and the Dead Sea. To the south, are the Jabbok/Zarqa and the Arnon/Wadi Mujib) rivers. The Yarmouk forms the border between Israel and Jordan close to the Jordan Valley and between Syria and Jordan further upstream. It is the southern boundary of the Golan Heights.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.58, 35.71 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Great Rift Valley, Hebrew Bible rivers, International rivers of Asia, Israel–Jordan border, Israel–Jordan relations, Jordan River basin, Jordan–Syria border, Rivers of Israel, Rivers of Jordan, Rivers of Syria

Emek HaYarden Regional Council

The Emek HaYarden Regional Council, is a regional council in the Jordan River Valley between the Sea of Galilee in the north and Beit She'an in the south. It was the first regional council in Israel, formed in 1949. Most of the settlements are located on Route 90 a north-south road which traverses the council's territory parallel to the Jordan River. The offices of the council are located between Degania Alef and the Tzemah Industrial Zone.

More reading: Emek HaYarden Regional Council homepage
Located at 32.58, 35.71 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Emek HaYarden Regional Council, Regional councils in Israel

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