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Al 'Umyan Destination Guide

Explore Al 'Umyan in Jordan.

Al 'Umyan in the region of Karak is located in Jordan - some 58 mi (or 93 km) South of Amman, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Al 'Umyan in Jordan

Time in Al 'Umyan is now 08:58 AM (Tuesday). 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: Damascus, Kathrabba, Jawzah, Aynun, At Tayyibah or Karak. Since you are here already, consider visiting Umm ad Dajaj, Samra, Sakka, Mu'tah, Mumeya and Al 'Iraq. We saw some hobby films in the internet. 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

12°C / 54 °F Few clouds
Morning Temperature 4°C / 40 °F
Evening Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 94%
Air Pressure 1012.5 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Wednesday, 25th of January 2017
Overcast clouds, calm.
Overcast clouds Day: 14°C (58 °F)
Night: 11°C (51 °F)
Thursday, 26th of January 2017
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 13°C (55 °F)
Night: 2°C (36 °F)
Friday, 27th of January 2017
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 11°C (52 °F)
Night: 2°C (36 °F)

Videos

The Crusaders Castle of Karak

05:56 min ( May 18, 2010 by globekarter)
Views: 1,059 - Rating: 5/5

A short visit to this impressive place

Madaba - Mt Nebo - Wadi al-Mujib - Kara...

01:48 min ( November 23, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 1,120 - Rating: 5/5

Preview of Rabbitcruiser'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...


Roberto Rognoni - I COLORI DI PETRA

06:30 min ( March 04, 2011 by roberto rognoni)
Views: 1,824 - Rating: 5/5

I COLORI DI PETRA - Giordania (2011) Petra, una delle sette meraviglie del mondo moderno, antica città dei Nabatei, risulta essere uno dei siti storici più ricchi d'atmosfera. Situata in un profondo...

Ein gedi- Israel

03:25 min ( May 27, 2009 by 401gal)
Views: 2,464 - Rating: 0/5

Miriam & me visiting Kibbuz Ein gadi the botanical garden the Dead Sea - the lowest place on eart To my friend Miriam


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Interesting facts about this location

Al Karak

Karak (also Kerak) is a city in Jordan that is known for the famous crusader castle Kerak. The castle is one of the three largest castles in the region, the other two being in Syria. Karak is the capital city of Karak Governorate. Karak, once a Kingdom, lies 140 km to the south of Amman on the King's Highway. An ancient Crusader stronghold, it is situated on a hilltop about 1000 meters above sea level and is surrounded on three sides by a valley. Karak has a view of the Dead Sea.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.16, 35.64 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Jordan, Moab, Populated places along the Silk Road, Populated places in the Karak Governorate

Karak Governorate

Karak is one of the governorates of Jordan, located south-west of Amman, Jordan's capital. Its capital is Al Karak. It borders Madaba and the Capital Governorates to the north, Ma'an Governorate from the east, Tafilah Governorate from the south, and the Dead Sea form the west.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.16, 35.64 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Governorates of Jordan, Karak Governorate

Numeira

Numeira is an archaeological site near the Dead Sea. The site has substantial Early Bronze Age remains. Numeira is also the name given to the river and valley adjacent to the archaeological site. The river is significantly eroding the archaeological site.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.16, 35.64 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Bronze Age sites, Former populated places in Southwest Asia

Bab edh-Dhra

Bab edh-Dhra (bāb al-dhrā') is the site of an Early Bronze Age city located near the Dead Sea, on the south bank of Wadi Kerak. Artifacts from Bab edh-Dhra are on display at Karak Archaeological Museum in Jordan; and the Kelso Bible Lands Museum housed at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary in Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.16, 35.64 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Former populated places in Southwest Asia

Rabba

Rabba is a town in Jordan in the governorate of Al Karak. It is about 15 kilometers away from the city of Karak itself. It has a population of about 9,000.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.16, 35.64 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Karak Governorate

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