Al-Makha District

Al Makha District (Arabic: مديرية المخا) is a district of the Taiz Governorate, Yemen. As of 2003, the district had a population of 18,155 inhabitants.[1] The capital lies at Mocha.

Al Makha District
مديرية المخا
Country Yemen
 • Total1,568.5 km2 (605.6 sq mi)
 • Total18,155
Time zoneUTC+3 (Yemen Standard Time)


It is located in north-west of Taiz governorate. It is bordered by Maqbanah and Al Khawkhah to the north, Al-Mandab to the south, Mawza and Maqbanah to the east, the red sea to the west.[2]


  1. ^ "Districts of Yemen". Statoids. Archived from the original on 29 November 2010. Retrieved October 21, 2010.
  2. ^ "المديريات". Retrieved 2019-01-22.

Coordinates: 13°31′11″N 43°25′40″E / 13.5197°N 43.4278°E / 13.5197; 43.4278