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Map of Yemen

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Yemen Location Map

Yemen is located in the Middle East, along the Gulf of Aden and Red Sea. It borders just 2 countries including Oman and Saudi Arabia, and is part of the Arabian Peninsula with Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates.

The climate in Yemen is mostly desert in the east, with extreme heat and dry conditions. Along the west coast, it’s hot and humid.

Yemen’s terrain is comprised of flat-topped hills, rugged mountains, and desert plains. Its highest point is Jabal an Nabi Shu’ayb with a height of 3,666 meters above sea level.

South-Eastern Asia

Capital city

Sanaa

Major cities

‘Amran
Aden
Al Hudaydah
Al Mukalla
Dhamar
Ibb
Sa’dah
Ta’izz

Cities, towns and villages

‘Ataq
‘Uthman
Al Bayd’
Al Buq’
Al Ghayzah
Al Qa’idah
Ash Shaykh
Bajil
Bayt al Faqih
Habarut
Hadibu
Ja’ar
Ma’rib
Mocha
Nishtun
Qishn
Rada’
Say’un
Tarim
Thamud
Yarim
Zabid
Zamakh
Zinjibar

Seas and gulfs

Arabian Sea
Bab el Mandeb
Gulf of Aden
Ra’s Fartak
Red Sea

Intermittent rivers (Wadi)

Wadi al Jawf
Wadi al Jiz
Wadi al Masilah
Wadi Arabah
Wadi Armah
Wadi Bana
Wadi Bayhan
Wadi Dawan
Wadi Hadramawt
Wadi Makhyah
Wadi Mawr
Wadi Qinab
Wadi Rakhawt
Wadi Zabid

Major Islands

‘Abd al Kuri
Kamaran Island
Perim Island
The Brothers
Socotra

Western Asia

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