General information about Karbala
Country Iraq
Region Karbalāʼ 12
Region 2Kerbala District 94822
Population 434,450
Time Zone Asia/Baghdad
Coordinates of Karbala
Time Zone Asia/Baghdad
GMT +3
DST +3
Latitude 32.616030000
Longitude 44.024880000
Elevation (STRM3) 32 m.
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Karbala

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 47 40 32 24 23 28 31 37 43 48 50 47 50
Average high °C 40 34 24 18 16 19 24 30 36 41 44 43 31
Average temperature °C 32 26 17 12 10 13 17 23 29 33 36 35 23
Average low °C 21 16 10 5 4 6 10 15 20 23 25 25 15
Record low °C 12 3 -2 -3 -3 -3 -1 6 10 17 16 17 -3
Rain Days 1 3 4 7 7 5 7 4 2 1 1 1 43
Fog Days 0 1 6 21 22 14 7 2 0 0 0 0 73
Thunderstorms Days 0 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 9
Average precipitation Mm. 0 3 17 18 22 18 21 21 6 0 0 0 125
Relative humidity % 29 39 55 69 70 61 51 43 31 24 24 26 43
Relative humidity morning % 43 53 70 85 86 81 73 60 48 38 36 41 60
Relative humidity evening % 13 21 34 54 53 43 34 25 16 11 10 12 27
Wind speed Km/h 11 10 10 10 11 13 13 13 13 16 17 15 13
Day Length Hours 13 12 11 11 11 12 12 12 14 15 15 14 13
Dew point °C 11 11 8 6 5 5 7 10 10 10 12 12 108
Growing degree-day °C 645 481 219 56 3 76 229 393 583 696 794 766 4940
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 20 14 11 9 11 15 18 19 23 27 25 24 18
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Karbala - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
46 kmBaghdad International AirportBaghdadL
53 kmRasheed Air BaseM
56 kmAl Taqaddum Air BaseAl HabbaniyahM
64 kmAl Taji Army Air FieldTajiM
94 kmJoint Base BaladBaladM
96 kmWadi Al Khirr New Air BaseM
101 kmUbaydah Bin Al Jarrah AirportAl CutM
108 kmSamarra East Air BaseM
115 kmSalum Air BaseM
122 kmAl Asad Air BaseHītM

Cities close to Karbala

Showing 1-10 of 68 items.
CountryRegionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
47 km IraqBaghdadBaghdad7,216,000455 USD4.79.74.2
215 km IraqArbīlErbil932,800507 USD7.74.68.4
190 km IraqAs SulaymānīyahAs Sulaymaniyah723,170
230 km IraqBasraBasrah2,600,000
39 km IraqAn NajafNajaf482,576
60 km IraqAnbarRamadi274,539
91 km IraqWāsiţAl Kut315,162
260 km IraqDahūkDihok284,000
74 km IraqDiyāláBaqubah152,550
0 km IraqKarbalāʼKarbala434,450