Kuala Balai
in Belait District, Brunei

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
4.450 and 114.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 4° 26' 59" and E 114° 19' 0"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - BND
Spoken languages:
Malay, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 03:28 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Brunei
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:14 am and 6:28 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-4.426 and -65.398 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Conceicao
References
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Kuala Balai in Belait District is a city in Brunei about 55 mi (or 89 km) south-west of Bandar Seri Begawan, the country's capital city.

Local time in Kuala Balai is now 03:28 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Brunei with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Kuala Balai, of which one is a larger airport. The closest is airport we know is Marudi Airport in Malaysia in a distance of 19 mi (or 30 km). The closest airport in Brunei is Brunei International Airport in a distance of 54 mi (or 30 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Gunung Mulu National Park in Malaysia at a distance of 47 mi (or 75 km).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kuala Belait, Tutong, Bangar, Bandar Seri Begawan and Victoria. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 86 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 87 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Chance of rainfall 6%
Air Humidity 75%
Air Pressure 1009.4 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 72% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 22nd of April 2019

33°C (92 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Tuesday, 23rd of April 2019

35°C (94 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 24th of April 2019

35°C (95 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.

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Kuala Baram 1996

Published: January 05, 2014
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Author: Philip McKee

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Kuala Belait

Kuala Belaitis a town located in South-West of Brunei. It is the second largest town in the country, after Bandar Seri Begawan, the capital of Brunei and functions as the administrative city for the Belait District. "Kuala Belait" literally means "the mouth of the Belait River" in the Malay language. Its name comes from "Kuala" meaning either confluence of two rivers or the mouth of a river, and Belait, the name of the river and district. It is also known locally as "Belait".

Located at 4.58333, 114.183 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Brunei

Seria

Seria is a town in the Belait District of Brunei Darussalam. Its full name is Pekan Seria (Pekan is the Malay word for "Town"). Seria was originally known as Padang Berawa which is Wild Pigeon's Field in Malay. The name "Seria" comes from the river located very near where oil was first discovered in the area in 1929. Official correspondence by the people that made the oil discovery stated that it was found in "Seria", and thus the name of the area became known as "Seria".

Located at 4.6, 114.333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Brunei, Belait District

Panaga

Panaga is a town in Mukim Seria in the Belait District of Brunei Darussalam. Its full name is Kampung Panaga ('Kampung' is Malay for village). Residents of Panaga are mostly expatriates working for Brunei Shell Petroleum.

Located at 4.6, 114.283 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Brunei

Seria, Belait

Seria is a mukim in the Belait District of Brunei. It is about 169 square kilometres in size. It is located in the north-west of the Belait District, bordering the South China Sea to the north, Mukim Liang to the east, Mukim Labi to the south-east, Mukim Kuala Balai to the south and Mukim Kuala Belait to the west. It has over 27,000 residents made up of various races, including Malays and Chinese.

Located at 4.6, 114.333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mukims in Brunei

Mumong

Mumong, or Kampong Mumong in Malay is a village located in the Belait district of Brunei Darussalam between the towns of Kuala Belait and Seria. It serves as a suburb for both of these towns. Technically it is two villages - Kampong Mumong (Mumong Utara) north of the Seria Bypass, and Kampong Mumong Selatan, south of the Seria Bypass.

Located at 4.58333, 114.233 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Brunei

Kampong Sungai Teraban

Kampong Sungai Teraban is a village (kampong) in Brunei. It is located in the Belait district across the mouth of the Belait River from Kuala Belait and serves as a suburb of the latter. The current village has a population of 941.

Located at 4.58333, 114.167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Brunei

Kuala Belait, Belait

Kuala Belait is a mukim of Brunei and is also the westernmost mukim in the Belait District and in Brunei. It is bounded by the South China Sea to the north, Mukim Seria to the east, Kuala Balai to the south-east and Sarawak (Malaysia) to the south and west.

Located at 4.58333, 114.183 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mukims in Brunei

Rasau

Rasau is an area in Brunei. The area contains one of the two oil fields of Brunei, the Rasau Field, and a small village, Kampong Rasau. The village located in the area has a population of 103.

Located at 4.56667, 114.183 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Brunei, Populated places in Brunei, Oil fields in Brunei

Kampong Sungai Duhon

Kampong Sungai Tujoh is a village that is located in the Belait district of Brunei. It is not known if the village was named after the river of Sungai Tujoh or vice versa. The commercial port of Kuala Belait is also located on the banks of the Belait River in Kampong Sungai Tujuh.

Located at 4.56667, 114.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Brunei

Labi, Belait

Labi is a mukim in the Belait District of Brunei, an administrative area made up of several Kampongs. It is located at the centre of the Belait District to the south-west, bordering Mukim Liang to the north, Mukim Bukit Sawat to the north-east, Mukim Sukang to the east, Sarawak (Malaysia) to the south and west and Mukim Kuala Balai and Mukim Seria to the north-west. Labi is renowned for the Labi Lime (or Limau Labi in Malay). As of 2006, Labi has a population of 2300.

Located at 4.42167, 114.463 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mukims in Brunei

Kuala Balai, Belait

Kuala Balai is a mukim in the Belait district in Brunei. It is located in the west of the Belait District. It borders Mukim Seria to the north, Mukim Labi to the east and south, Sarawak, Malaysia to the west and Mukim Kuala Belait to the north-west.

Located at 4.51778, 114.295 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mukims in Brunei

St. Margaret's School, Brunei

St. Margaret's School is a school located in Seria, Brunei.

Located at 4.60998, 114.335 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Schools in Brunei, Belait District, Educational institutions


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Belait, Kwala Balai, Kampong Kuala Balai, Kuala Balai