According to Allcitycodes, Jordan is an Arab country located in the Middle East. It has a land area of 89,342 square kilometers (34,495 square miles). The capital city of Jordan is Amman. The terrain in Jordan consists mostly of desert with some mountains and highlands. Major rivers include the Jordan River and the Yarmouk River. The climate of Jordan is mainly arid with hot summers and cool winters. The area code for Jordan is +962. This code was introduced on 1 July 1998 when Jordan switched from its old international dialling code of +800 to +962 for all incoming calls from abroad. This change was made so that all incoming calls would be routed through international carriers instead of neighbouring countries. This has helped increase security as well as improve call quality for customers calling into Jordan from abroad. Check philosophynearby for Jordan in 2019.