in Provinsi Sumatera Barat, Indonesia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-0.461 and 100.611 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -0° 27' 38" and E 100° 36' 38"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rupiah - IDR
Spoken languages:
Indonesian, English, Dutch, Javanese
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:25 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Jakarta
UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:21 am and 6:26 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
0.455 and -79.396 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Indonesia in South-Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Indonesia.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Indonesia. Last Update: 2024-07-21 08:09:33

Delve into Batusangkar

Batusangkar in Provinsi Sumatera Barat is located in Indonesia about 585 mi (or 942 km) north-west of Jakarta, the country's capital town.

Current time in Batusangkar is now 11:25 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Jakarta with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Batusangkar. The closest airport in Indonesia is Minangkabau Airport in a distance of 32 mi (or 52 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Tropical Rainforest Heritage of Sumatra in a distance of 95 mi (or 152 km), South-East.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Saruaso, Sungayang, Rambatan, Simabur and Salimpaung. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 87 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Evening Temperature 31°C / 88 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 66%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 94% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Monday, 22nd of July 2024

31°C (88 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Tuesday, 23rd of July 2024

31°C (88 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Wednesday, 24th of July 2024

30°C (86 °F)
26°C (80 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Metro Wideshot@Batusangkar istano Basa Pagaruyuang

Published: January 16, 2013
Length: 27:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: fredy maleaky

Tim Sawahlunto mengunjungi Istano Basa Pagaruyuang setelah pulang dari acara makan basamo dengan staff lainya. direkaman ini ada berbagai macam pendatang Lihat aja dulu.

Pacuan Kuda Batusangkar Sumatera Barat Indonesia 2014 - slide foto

Published: November 15, 2014
Length: 59:27 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: aguspen adnan

Pacuan Kuda Batusangkar, Minggu 28 dan Senin 29 September 2014. Pordasi Tanah Datar. Gelanggang Pacuan Kuda Dang Tuangku Bukit Gombak Batusangkar Sumatera Barat Indonesia.

My trip to Pagaruyung, West Sumatra

Published: July 26, 2018
Length: 57:36 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Enda E Chandra

Melihat keindahan alam sekitar dan mempelajari budaya. Menambah pengetahuan. Enjoy the video!

Tour and travel keliling sumbar

Published: January 20, 2019
Length: 13:37 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Rofika Fitry

My trip My Adventure

Published: July 22, 2018
Length: 09:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ozy Haris

Jgb lupa like komen and subscribe ya teman teman -ig:ozyhrs12_.

Mini Touring AXS Sumbar

Published: July 19, 2018
Length: 24:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Alvin pratista aldric Alvin

Cameelo (Batusangkar Kota Budaya)

Published: September 15, 2014
Length: 45:21 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Alan Isra Miranda

Jangan lupa LIKE, COMMENT dan SUBSCRIBE ya :)

Pasar van der capellen bersama zataka tour..

Published: November 17, 2018
Length: 33:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Sinchan Popo

Pasar VAN DER CAPELLEN sebuah pasar tradisional yang sangat unik dan menarik..dimana kita bisa menikmati suasana minangkabau di masa lampau.

road adventure vlog#4 | SUBED RENT CAR-BENGKULU

Published: July 14, 2018
Length: 18:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5

perjalanan tour dari bengkulu ke kota padang sumatera barat bersama keluarga denga tiga unit mobil.


Published: January 15, 2019
Length: 50:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: pandeka

Rsndai merupakam salah satu kesenian traditional masyarakat Minangkabau. Biasanya dalam penampilan secara melingkar dan selalu ada rotasi para pemain ...

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Tanah Datar Regency

Tanah Datar is a regency (kabupaten) in West Sumatra province, Indonesia. The regency has a population of 334,000. The capital of the regency is Batusangkar. The town of Padang Panjang is also located in the regency but constitutes a municipality (kota otonom) of its own.

Located at -0.45, 100.583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage


Batusangkar is the capital of the Tanah Datar regency of West Sumatra, Indonesia. or as known "the city of culture"

Located at -0.45, 100.583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in West Sumatra, Regency capitals of Indonesia

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Batusangkar.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Fort Van Der Capellen, Batusangkar