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Shumaymah Destination Guide

Explore Shumaymah in Kuwait.

Shumaymah in the region of Al Jahrāʼ is a town in Kuwait - some 20 mi (or 32 km) North-East of Kuwait City, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Shumaymah in Kuwait

Current time in Shumaymah is now 07:52 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kuwait" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Baghdad, Najaf, Basra, Bushehr, Ahvaz or Nahiyat 'Atbah. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Shumaymah, Al Hujayjah and Al 'Ulaymiyah. 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

18°C / 65 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Night Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 76%
Air Pressure 1035.1 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 19th of December 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 18°C (65 °F)
Night: 14°C (57 °F)
Wednesday, 20th of December 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 16°C (62 °F)
Night: 13°C (56 °F)
Thursday, 21st of December 2017
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 16°C (61 °F)
Night: 14°C (58 °F)

Videos

City of Silk

02:36 min ( October 17, 2007 by Muhammad Mansour)
Views: 52,696 - Rating: 4.89189/5

Madinat al-Hareer (Arabic: , meaning "City of Silk"), is a proposed 250 square kilometer planned urban area in Subiya, Kuwait, an area just opposite Kuwait City which, upon construction, would includ...

Kuwait future city -city of silk

02:37 min ( June 26, 2008 by badory94)
Views: 167,538 - Rating: 4.68824/5

Madinat al-Hareer (Arabic: , meaning "City of Silk"), is a proposed 250 square kilometer planned urban area in Subiya, Kuwait, an area just opposite Kuwait City which, upon construction, would includ...


City of Silk & Burj Mubarak Al-Kabir (Ge...

02:22 min ( December 17, 2008 by HiAdrian)
Views: 8,732 - Rating: 4.63636/5

A short video about the team of architects behind Madinat al-Hareer the "City of Silk" proposed for Kuwait. The centerpiece is the Burj Mubarak Al-Kabir, a 1001m (3284 ft) tall skyscraper. I added eng...

03:33 min ( December 01, 2010 by بـــنــاة - العمارة والبناء)
Views: 8,141 - Rating: 4.11111/5

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Interesting facts about this location

Madinat al-Hareer

Madinat al-Hareer, is a proposed 250 km planned urban area in Subiya, Kuwait, an area just opposite Kuwait City. Upon construction, it would include the Burj Mubarak al-Kabir, a natural desert reservation of 2 square kilometres, a duty free area which will be beside a new airport, in addition to a large business center, conference areas, environmental areas, athletic areas, and areas that concentrate on media, health, education, and industry.

More reading: Madinat al-Hareer homepage
Located at 29.62, 48.15 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Kuwait, Proposed buildings and structures

Miskan Island

Miskan Islandis a small, uninhabited island in the Persian Gulf off Kuwait. It is to the south of Bubiyan Island. It is about 1.2 kilometers long and 800 meters wide (area about 0.75 km²). The distance between it and Failaka Island, which lies to the south, is approximately 3.2 kilometers. The distance between Miskan and the nearest part of mainland Kuwait is about 24 kilometers.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.62, 48.15 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Uninhabited islands of Kuwait

Bubiyan Island

Bubiyan Island is the largest island in the Kuwaiti coastal island chain situated in the north-western corner of the Persian Gulf, with an area of 863 square kilometres . The island is uninhabited. It is separated from the Iraqi mainland in the northeast by Khawr Abd Allah and from the Kuwaiti mainland in the southwest by Khawr as Sabiyah. The latter channel trends around the northern end of Bubiyan Island, separating it from Warbah Island.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.62, 48.15 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Disputed territories in the Persian Gulf, Iraq–Kuwait border, Islands of Kuwait, Islands of the Persian Gulf, Territorial disputes of Iraq, Territorial disputes of Kuwait

Failaka Island

Failaka Island is an island that belongs to Kuwait in the Persian Gulf. The island is 20 km off the coast of Kuwait City in the Persian Gulf. The name "Failaka" is thought to be derived from the ancient Greek φυλάκιο(ν) - fylakio(n) "outpost".

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.62, 48.15 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
Tags:Islands of Kuwait

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