Ad Dakhiliyah Governorate

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Ad Dakhiliyah
Ad Dakhiliyahh, Governorate of Oman
Ad Dakhiliyahh, Governorate of Oman
Country Oman
Capital Nizwa
 • Total 31,900 km2 (12,300 sq mi)
Population (2010 census)
 • Total 326,521
 • Density 10/km2 (27/sq mi)

Ad Dakhiliyah (Arabic: محافظة الداخلية‎ Muḥāfaẓat ad-Dāḫilīyah, English: Interior Governorate) is one of the governorates (muhafazah) of Oman with Nizwa town as the regional center. It was previously a region (mintaqah). It became a governorate on 28 October 2011.[1][2][3]


Ad Dakhiliyah Governorate consists of eight provinces (wilayat):


Coordinates: 22°N 57°E / 22°N 57°E / 22; 57