Adapter needed

Do I need a travel adapter for a trip to Iraq?

Yes, you need a travel adapter (plug adapter) for a trip from Australia to Iraq. In Iraq, people are using different power plugs and power outlets that are not compatible with plugs from Australia!

Iraq und Australia compared
Flag: Australia
IOutlets of type IOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Flag: Iraq
COutlets of type CDOutlets of type DGOutlets of type GOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Power sockets

Which types of power plugs are used in Iraq?

Iraq uses power plugs of type C, D and G. Power outlets of type I, which are common in Australia, are not in use in Iraq.

Country information

About Iraq

Flag: About Iraq

Iraq is a country in Asia (Western Asia) with about 37.1 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 438 000 km². The capital of Iraq is Baghdad (5.5 Millionen inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking Arabic, Kurdish and Armenian.

The neighbors of Iraq are Iran, Jordan, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Syria and Turkey.

TLD: .iqCurrency: IQDCountry calling code: +964Country Code : IQ
Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Iraq?

The voltage in Iraq is 230 volts.

The voltage, therefore, is equal to the 230 volts in Australia. This means that you can use all your electrical appliances without any problems.

Utility frequency

What is the utility frequency in Iraq?

The utility frequency in Iraq is 50 Hertz.

The frequency, therefore, is the same as in Australia. That's why it is safe to use all your electric appliances in Iraq.