Syria

Regions

Al-Hasakah
Aleppo
Ar-Raqqah
As-Suwayda
Damascus City
Daraa
Deir ez-Zor
Hama
Homs
Idlib
Latakia
Quneitra
Rif-dimashq
Tartus

Country information

Country: Syria
Population: 22,198,110 inhabitants  (Last modified: 5/03/2013 )
Area 185,180 km²
Capital: Damascus
Currency: Pound (SYP)
Phone code: +963
Languages: ar-SY,ku,hy,arc,fr,en
Domain name: .sy
Postcode form:
Postcode regex:
ISO3: SYR
Neighbors: Israel, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey
Fips: SY

Current local time in Syria

Current Date:
Thursday 02 July 2020
Current Time:
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Time Zone: Asia/Damascus
GMT/UTC: + 2  hours
DST started: Thursday, 26 March 2020, 22:00
DST will end: Thursday, 29 October 2020, 21:00


*GMT/UTC - Standard Time Zone
*DST - Daylight Saving Time

Upcoming public holidays

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
July 31 Friday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
August 20 Thursday Muharram Public Holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
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Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 35
Longitude in decimal degrees: 38
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 35° North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 38° East
Height above sea level: 918 m,   3011.81 ft,   36141.75 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)