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Ash Shajarah Destination Guide

Delve into Ash Shajarah in Jordan!

Ash Shajarah in the region of Irbid with it's 11,243 residents is a city in Jordan - some 48 mi (or 77 km) North of Amman, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Ash Shajarah in Jordan

Current time in Ash Shajarah is now 06:59 PM (Thursday). 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, Tafas, Aleppo, Damascus, Ash Shajarah or Antioch. While being here, make sure to check out Tall Shihab, Sal, Qaraqush, Mushayrifah, Marw and Ash Shajarah 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

15°C / 60 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Night Temperature 10°C / 49 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 70%
Air Pressure 961.8 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 64% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 15th of December 2017
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 15°C (60 °F)
Night: 5°C (42 °F)
Saturday, 16th of December 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 16°C (60 °F)
Night: 5°C (41 °F)
Sunday, 17th of December 2017
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 17°C (62 °F)
Night: 5°C (42 °F)

Videos

HD New Report about Tafas City

05:39 min ( November 22, 2012 by أخبار طفس لحظة بلحظة)
Views: 1,149 - Rating: 5/5

18-11-2012. . . . .. . . . ** ** www.facebook.com

HD

06:00 min ( December 12, 2012 by أخبار طفس لحظة بلحظة)
Views: 1,012 - Rating: 5/5


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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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Ash Shajarah during the next days.

12
Jul
2018

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Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
More on eventful.com.


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 32.64, 35.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 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 32.64, 35.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.64, 35.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Decapolis, Former populated places in Southwest Asia, Populated places in Jordan, Roman towns and cities in Jordan

Irbid

Irbid, known in ancient times as Arabella or Arbela, is the capital and largest city of the Irbid Governorate. It also has the second largest metropolitan population in Jordan after Amman, with a population of around 660,000, and is located about 70 km north of Amman on the northern ridge of the Gilead, equidistant from Pella, Beit Ras, and Um Qais. The city of Irbid is the third largest city in Jordan by population. Metropolitan Irbid is the second largest.

More reading: Irbid homepage
Located at 32.64, 35.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Irbid, Populated places in the Irbid Governorate

Al-Hassan Stadium

Al-Hasan Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Irbid, Jordan. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 15,000 people.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.64, 35.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Jordan, Multi-purpose stadiums in Jordan, Sport in Irbid

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