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Muscat Destination Guide

Explore Muscat in Oman.

Muscat in the region of Masqaţ with it's 797,000 inhabitants is a town in Oman and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Muscat in Oman

Current time in Muscat is now 04:46 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Muscat" with an UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Bandar Abbas, Yiti, Tawiyan Yiti, Sur, Al Sohar or Dikkah. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Al Wutayyah, Sidab, Sayh al Malih, Ruwi, Riyam and Al Jissah. 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

29°C / 83 °F Few clouds
Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 80%
Air Pressure 999 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Friday, 23rd of February 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 25°C (77 °F)
Night: 21°C (69 °F)
Saturday, 24th of February 2018
Few clouds, light breeze.
Few clouds Day: 27°C (81 °F)
Night: 21°C (69 °F)
Sunday, 25th of February 2018
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 24°C (76 °F)
Night: 26°C (78 °F)

Videos

Car Drifting in Muscat Oman - Omani Car ...

03:03 min ( May 08, 2012 by MrZuQha)
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02:12 min ( November 11, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 4,778 - Rating: 5/5

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01:47 min ( March 29, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW2)
Views: 894 - Rating: 0/5

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Best Photos near Muscat Oman - Incl Mu...

02:05 min ( November 20, 2010 by tripadvisorTRIPWOWf)
Views: 1,756 - Rating: 0/5

Tripwow.tripadvisor.com The best pictures of Muscat taken by travel bloggers at TravelPod.com the web's premier travel blogging platform. Slideshow created at TripWow.com by TripAdvisor. Top Pics of M...


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Upcomming Local Events

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

03
Mar
2018

Bahwan Holiday Souq 2018

Beginning: 09:30 am (09:30).
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04
Mar
2018

Test

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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06
Mar
2018

26th Annual GPA-GCC & GPA-Europe Chapter Joint Technical Conference 2018

Beginning: 08:00 am (08:00).
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08
Mar
2018

Sri Sri Yoga Teachers Training Programme

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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26
Mar
2018

11th Edition OGWA, Oman's Oil & Gas Exhibition & Conference 2018

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
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13
Apr
2018

Digital Marketing 4 Days BootCamp - Muscat

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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16
Apr
2018

OCF – Omanisation Career Fair Oman 2018

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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GHEDEX – Global Higher Education Exhibition Oman 2018

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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20
Apr
2018

Financial Modeling 4 Days BootCamp - Muscat

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

03
May
2018

DTAC 2018 ~ OMAN

Beginning: 08:00 am (08:00).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Muttrah

Muttrah, population 150,000 (2003), is a city located in the Muscat province of Oman. Before the discovery of oil, Muttrah was the center of commerce in Oman. It is still a center of commerce as one of largest sea ports of the region is located there. Other landmarks include Souq Muttrah, a traditional bazaar and Sour Al-Lawatiah, a small community of houses surrounded by an old wall. Muttrah is also a map in a popular Battlefield 2 mod, Project Reality.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.61, 58.59 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Gulf of Oman, Populated places in the Muscat Governorate

Ruwi

Ruwi is commercial hub and the main business district of Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. It's located around 5 km from the main residential localities of Al-Khuwair, Madinat Al Sultan Qaboos, Shati Al-Qurm and Al-Qurm. One of the oldest parts of Muscat Ruwi was known for its narrow streets and old buildings some of which were demolished in the 1970s to build commercial structures.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.61, 58.59 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Muscat Governorate

Central Bank of Oman

The Central Bank of Oman was established in December 1974 and began operations on 1 April 1975. It replaced the Oman Currency Board as the principal currency authority in Oman. The Central Bank of Oman is responsible for maintaining the stability of the national currency the Omani Rial and ensuring monetary and financial stability in a deregulated and open financial system.

More reading: Central Bank of Oman homepage
Located at 23.61, 58.59 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:1974 establishments in Oman, Banks established in 1974, Banks of Oman, Central banks, Economy of Oman, Government of Oman

Bandar Jissah

Bandar Jissah is a coastal town in northeastern Oman. It is located at around {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:23|33|5|N|58|38|34|E| | |name= }}.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.61, 58.59 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Populated coastal places in Oman, Populated places in the Muscat Governorate

Royal Oman Police Stadium

Royal Oman Police Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Muscat, Oman. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Oman Club. The stadium has a capacity of 15,000 people. The stadium is maintained by the Royal Oman Police and plays host to various national cultural events and parades.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.61, 58.59 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Oman, Multi-purpose stadiums in Oman, Sports venues in Oman

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