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Doha Destination Guide

Discover Doha in Qatar!

Doha in the region of Ad Dawḩah with it's 344,939 habitants is a town located in Qatar and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Doha in Qatar

Local time in Doha is now 11:20 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Qatar" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Dammam, Bushehr, Unayzah, Umm Salal Muhammad, Umm Salal 'Ali or Al Wa'b. When in this area, you might want to check out 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

21°C / 69 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1031.2 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 23rd of January 2017
Light rain, fresh breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 19°C (67 °F)
Night: 17°C (63 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of January 2017
Light rain, fresh breeze, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 18°C (65 °F)
Night: 18°C (64 °F)
Wednesday, 25th of January 2017
Light rain, fresh breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 17°C (63 °F)
Night: 18°C (64 °F)

Videos

City of Doha Djg8667's photos around Doh...

00:57 min ( March 30, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW1)
Views: 1,158 - Rating: 5/5

Preview of Djg8667'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 video...

The Ritz-Carlton Sharq Village And Spa D...

01:52 min ( October 26, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWh)
Views: 863 - Rating: 3.66667/5

Tripwow.tripadvisor.com - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Hotels (a TripAdvisor company) Traveler Photos Of The Ritz-carlton Sharq Village And Spa, Doha Check Rates at: www.travelpod.com Photos in th...


Best Photos near Doha Qatar - Incl Par...

01:01 min ( December 08, 2010 by tripadvisorTRIPWOWf)
Views: 866 - Rating: 0/5

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

Doha Qatar and surroundings traveler ph...

02:38 min ( November 15, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW)
Views: 805 - Rating: 0/5

Tripwow.tripadvisor.com - Tour of Doha, Qatar created at TripWow by TravelPod TripAdvisor TripWow Slideshow of Doha by TravelPod. Cities visited on this trip: - Doha, Qatar Photos in this video: - "Do...


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Upcomming Local Events

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

24
Jan
2017

Paint The Town Qatar - Snowy Mountain

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
More on eventful.com.

25
Jan
2017

Revit 2017 Beginners Course (Arch / Struc / MEP)

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
More on eventful.com.

26
Jan
2017

Commercial Bank Qatar Masters

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

Philstocks - Session 1: Getting Started In Stocks Investing

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
More on eventful.com.

27
Jan
2017

PMP (Weekend) 27 Jan'17, Friday, 7.30Am-11.30Am, Al Muntazha, Doha

Beginning: 07:30 am (07:30).
More on eventful.com.

Philstocks - Session 2: Philstocks Advance Module

Beginning: 08:30 am (08:30).
More on eventful.com.

Traders Apprentice Pilipinas By Maestro Tony Herbosa - Session 3: TAP Overview Position Trading

Beginning: 01:00 pm (13:00).
More on eventful.com.

PMP (PROJECT MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL)-WEEKEND , IN GREEN INTERNATIONAL

Beginning: 02:00 pm (14:00).
More on eventful.com.

PMP (Weekend) 27 Jan'17, Friday, 2.00Pm-7.00Pm, Al Muntazha, Doha

Beginning: 02:00 pm (14:00).
More on eventful.com.

Traders Apprentice Pilipinas By Maestro Tony Herbosa - Session 4: "Back Door" Special Session

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Grand Hamad Stadium

Grand Hamad Stadium, also known as the Al-Arabi Sports Club, is a multi-purpose stadium in Doha, Qatar. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The football team Al-Arabi SC play there. The stadium holds 15,000 people. The stadium was used extensively during the 2006 Asian Games, and was a venue for several different sports; these include football, table tennis, rugby sevens and fencing.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 25.28, 51.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Al-Arabi Sports Club, Football venues in Qatar, Multi-purpose stadiums in Qatar, Sport in Doha

Qatar Open (tennis)

The Qatar Open, currently known as the Qatar ExxonMobil Open for sponsorship reasons, is a professional tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts. It is currently part of the ATP World Tour 250 series of the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) World Tour. It is held annually in January at the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex in Doha, Qatar, since 1993.

More reading: Qatar Open (tennis) homepage
Located at 25.28, 51.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:ATP Tour, Hard court tennis tournaments, Qatar Open (tennis), Recurring events established in 1993, Tennis tournaments in Qatar

Japan 2–2 Iraq (1994 FIFA World Cup qualifying)

During the qualification rounds for the 1994 FIFA World Cup, Japan and Iraq played to a 2–2 draw in Doha, Qatar. If Japan had won the match, they would have qualified for the World Cup for the first time. Instead, Japan finished third in their group and arch-rival South Korea qualified instead. The Japanese media refers to the match as the "Agony of Doha" (ドーハの悲劇 Dōha no higeki), whereas in South Korea, it is known as the "Miracle of Doha" (도하의 기적/도하의 奇跡 or Doha ui Gijeok).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 25.28, 51.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:1993 in Asian football, 1993 in Japanese football, 1994 FIFA World Cup qualification (AFC), International football (soccer) competitions hosted by Qatar, Iraq–Japan relations, Japan national football team matches

Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium

Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium (also known as al-Sadd Stadium) is a multi-purpose stadium in Doha, Qatar. It is currently used mostly for football matches and it also has facilities for athletics. The football team Al-Sadd plays there. The stadium, originally built in 1974, was rebuilt in 2004 for the Gulf Cup and currently has a capacity of 15,000 people. The stadium has a unique atmosphere, and being close to the city centre it attracts fans.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 25.28, 51.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Al-Sadd Sports Club, Buildings and structures completed in 2004, Event venues established in 2004, Football venues in Qatar, Multi-purpose stadiums in Qatar, Sport in Doha

Doha International Airport

Doha International Airport is the only commercial airport in Qatar. It features 60 check-in gates, 42 parking bays for aircraft and 8 baggage claim belts. The airport suffers from overutilization even though the airport has been expanded numerous times. The current capacity stands at 12 million passengers per year. Its 14,993 ft runway is one of the longest at a civil airport. It is the main base of Qatar Airways.

More reading: Doha International Airport homepage
Located at 25.28, 51.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Qatar, Doha

Quote of the moment

A traveler without observation is a bird without wings.

Moslih Eddin Saadi