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Jordan Elevation Map

Jordan is a country located in the Middle East with an extensive topographical diversity ranging from high peaks to low valleys.


Most of the country is covered by the Arabian Desert, which makes the landscape mostly barren and uninhabitable.


The western region of Jordan is mountainous and consists of various hills and valleys, with the highest point being Jabal Umm ad Dami at 1,854 meters.

As one of the most elevated countries in the region, Jordan has a unique topography that stands out from its neighboring countries.

Highest point

The highest point in Jordan is Jabal Umm ad Dami, located in the southern part of the country. Its altitude is 1,854 meters above sea level.

Lowest point

The lowest point in Jordan is the Dead Sea, which is situated on the western side of the country. Its surface and shores of 423 meters below sea level makes it the lowest point on Earth.

Similar landscape

Jordan's topography is quite similar to some of its neighboring countries, such as Israel, Palestine, and Lebanon. However, Jordan's diverse landscape, especially in the western region, gives it a unique topographical identity.

Popular cities

See here a list of 10 cities in Jordan and their elevation above sea level.