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Rustaq Destination Guide

Discover Rustaq in Oman!

Rustaq in the region of Al Bāţinah with it's 79,383 habitants is a place located in Oman - some 76 mi (or 122 km) West of Muscat, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Rustaq in Oman

Local time in Rustaq is now 09:14 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Muscat" with an UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Bandar Abbas, Wishal, Tawi Sih, Tawi al Badu, Tabaqah or Bayt al 'Awabi. When in this area, you might want to check out Wabal, Takham, Shurayjah, Rushayd, Mazahit and Rustaq as well. We found 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

41°C / 106 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 33°C / 91 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 26%
Air Pressure 946.6 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 20th of September 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 34°C (93 °F)
Night: 18°C (64 °F)
Thursday, 21st of September 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 33°C (92 °F)
Night: 18°C (64 °F)
Friday, 22nd of September 2017
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 32°C (90 °F)
Night: 22°C (71 °F)

Videos

The fort of Rustaq/ (Oman / )

02:24 min ( February 01, 2010 by valpard)
Views: 6,919 - Rating: 5/5

(EN) Rustaq (Arabic: ) is a town and wilayah (district) in the Al Batinah Region of northern Oman. The wilayah of Rustaq is in the Western Hajar, in the south of the Batinah. Rustaq was once the capit...

Snake Canyon Oman group from Qatar with...

04:40 min ( May 14, 2012 by Rob Gardner)
Views: 434 - Rating: 5/5

This is just one of the Canyons you can try in Oman and many other adventure trips with Muscat Diving & Adventure Centre. try www.holiday-in-oman.com Look at wadi Tiwi trip on YouTube. or see what is ...


Toyota Landcruiser Prado at Wadi Al Abya...

01:19 min ( October 29, 2011 by ianmcnaught1981)
Views: 1,495 - Rating: 5/5

Route number 15 in the Oman Off Road book. This is the most fun (and challenging) part of the route

Ibri To Rustaq Oman

09:38 min ( May 25, 2012 by Khalid Hashmi)
Views: 46 - Rating: 0/5


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Interesting facts about this location

Al Batinah South Governorate

Al Batinah South Governorate is a governorate of Oman. It was created on 28 October 2011 when Al Batinah Region was split into Al Batinah North Governorate and Al Batinah South Governorate. The affiliated wilayats are Rustaq, Al Awabi, Nakhl, Wadi al Maawil, Barka and Musannah. The centre of the governorate is the Wilayat of Rustaq.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.39, 57.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Al Batinah South Governorate, Governorates of Oman

Rustaq

Rustaq is a town and wilayah (district) in the Al Batinah Region of northern Oman. The city is located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:23|23|27|N|57|25|28|E| | |name= }}. The wilayah of Rustaq is in the Western Hajar, in the south of the Batinah. Rustaq was once the capital of Oman, during the era of Imam Nasir bin Murshid al Ya'arubi.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.39, 57.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Oman, Rustaq

Snake Gorge

Snake Gorge, also called Wadi Bimah, is a gorge or wadi in the Ad Dakhiliyah Region of Oman. It is popular with hikers. It is a fantastic route for jumping off small cliffs into water pools. There are also natural waterslides. However, it is flashflood prone, and in the 1990's a small group of hikers drowned.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.39, 57.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Landforms of Oman

Bilad Sayt

Bilad Sayt is a mountain village in Oman. The village is located on the NE slope of the Hajar Mountains near the highest peak in the Sultanate of Oman, Jebel Shams. Bilad Sayt can be reached through Wadi Al Sahtan and Wadi Bani Awf from NE or via Al Hamra from the SW and is only accessible by 4WD vehicles.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.39, 57.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Oman

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