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Al Kufayr Destination Guide

Delve into Al Kufayr in Jordan!

Al Kufayr in the region of Irbid is a place located in Jordan - some 18 mi (or 29 km) North of Amman, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Al Kufayr

Local time in Al Kufayr is now 08:31 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Amman" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Aleppo, Damascus, Sarrut, Sakhrah or Antioch. While being here, you might want to check out Umm Qantarah, Tal'at ar Ruzz, Khirbat Khatlah, Khirbat as Suwayrat, Jubbah and Al Mastabah as well. We discovered 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 14°C / 58 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 69%
Air Pressure 950.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 22nd of October 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 14°C (58 °F)
Tuesday, 23rd of October 2018
Few clouds, light breeze.
Few clouds Day: 26°C (79 °F)
Night: 18°C (64 °F)
Wednesday, 24th of October 2018
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 27°C (81 °F)
Night: 16°C (60 °F)


Niezwykły Świat - Izrael - Jerycho - G...

01:59 min ( January 30, 2011 by videoirek)
Views: 5,805 - Rating: 5/5

Na północ od Jerycha położona jest słynna Góra Kuszenia, miejsce zgodnie z tradycją biblijną, gdzie był kuszony Pan Jezus przez szatana w trakcie czterdziestodniowego postu i pobytu na pustyn...

Jerash Jordan 2009

07:42 min ( March 10, 2010 by suurt)
Views: 1,290 - Rating: 5/5

Jerash, Jordan

Inside Story-Annapolis:Middle East peace...

12:18 min ( November 28, 2007 by AlJazeeraEnglish)
Views: 1,476 - Rating: 4.81818/5

Diplomats from Arab leagues and nations descend on America's city for peace deal

Lost City of Petra

04:56 min ( January 31, 2008 by HSFAFilmClips)
Views: 17,633 - Rating: 4.6/5

A silent color film sequence on the hidden city of Petra c. 1966 from "Lost City of Petra" from Hal, Halla and David Linker's television travelogue series, "Three Wonders of the World". Petra is a UNE...

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Interesting facts about this location


Jerash, the Gerasa of Antiquity, is the capital and largest city of Jerash Governorate (محافظة جرش), which is situated in the north of Jordan, 48 kilometres north of the capital Amman towards Syria. Jerash Governorate's geographical features vary from cold mountains to fertile valleys from 250 to 300 metres (to ft) above sea level, suitable for growing a wide variety of crops.

More reading: Jerash homepage
Located at 32.21, 35.93 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Jordan, Decapolis, Former populated places in Southwest Asia, Palestinian refugee camps in Jordan, Populated places established in the 4th millennium BC, Populated places in the Jerash Governorate, Roman towns and cities in Jordan

Jerash Governorate

Jerash is one of the governorates of Jordan; it is located north of Amman, Jordan's capital. It carrys the name of its capital and largest city, Jerash City. Jerash Governorate has the smallest area of the 12 governorates of Jordan, yet it has the second highest density in Jordan after Irbid Governorate. Jerash Governorate is ranked 7th by population.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.21, 35.93 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Governorates of Jordan, Jerash Governorate

Souf refugee camp

Souf Camp is a Palestinian refugee camp situated nearby the town of Souf and the city of Jerash in Jordan. According to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), there was 21,900 people living in the camp in 2005, of which 20,530 were registered refugees.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.21, 35.93 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Palestinian refugee camps in Jordan, Populated places established in 1967


Souf (سوف) is a town in Jerash Governorate, Jordan, set over a series of mountains at an altitude of 1,000 meters. Souf is situated 35 miles north of Amman the capital of Jordan. The total population of Souf exceeds 14,000 people, while it covers a wide area of agricultural land considered the widest in Jerash. For many centuries, Souf belonged to al-Meradh region; which has been called المعراض in Arabic because it defeated Bedouins used to attack on north Jordan during the 19th century.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.21, 35.93 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Jerash Governorate

King Talal Dam

The King Talal Dam is a large dam in the hills of northern Jordan, across the Zarqa River. The King Talal dam was started in 1971, with the original construction being completed in 1977. In 1984, to meet the country's increased water demands, work to raise the dam further was begun, a project that was completed in 1988 at a cost of $90 million. The dam is named after King Talal of Jordan, a monarch who briefly reigned from July 20, 1951 to August 11, 1952.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.21, 35.93 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Dams completed in 1977, Dams in Jordan, Geography of Jordan

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