Location in Syria
|Coordinates: 36°09′N 37°42′E / 36.150°N 37.700°E|
|Occupation||Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant|
|• Total||5.7 km2 (2.2 sq mi)|
|Elevation||342 m (1,122 ft)|
Dayr Hafir (Arabic: دير حافر / ALA-LC: Dayr Ḥāfir) is a Syrian town in the Aleppo Governorate, 50 kilometres (31 miles) east of Aleppo on the Aleppo-Raqqah highway, 15 kilometres (9.3 miles) to the north of Sabkhat al-Jabbul. It is the regional centre of Dayr Hafir District. In the 2004 official census, the town of Dayr Hafir had a population of 18,948. The town is home to an archeological site dating back to the 9th millennium BC.
Dayr Hafir is still a rural community in its majority.