Sumbawa Besar
in West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-8.493 and 117.420 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -8° 29' 35" and E 117° 25' 12"
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: 04:24 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Makassar
UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:44 am and 6:20 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
8.469 and -62.523 (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: 2022-12-08 08:24:33

Delve into Sumbawa Besar

Sumbawa Besar in West Nusa Tenggara with it's 52,654 habitants is located in Indonesia about 741 mi (or 1,193 km) east of Jakarta, the country's capital town.

Current time in Sumbawa Besar is now 04:24 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Makassar with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Sumbawa Besar, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Indonesia is Sumbawa Besar Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 1 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Karangbugis, Karangbalong, Osapsio, Kembansari and Labuhansumbawa. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 90 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 49%
Air Pressure 1007 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (3 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 9th of December 2022

33°C (92 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Saturday, 10th of December 2022

33°C (92 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 11th of December 2022

34°C (92 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay


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Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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Profile KPP 913 Sumbawa Besar

Published: September 09, 2014
Length: 21:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Blambir Blambir

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Published: December 29, 2008
Length: 41:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Maarten Fransz

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Published: March 22, 2014
Length: 24:34 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ulfa Khairunnisa

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Published: November 15, 2014
Length: 16:57 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Anton Beast

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Published: October 17, 2013
Length: 00:10 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: umar singgih hari wibowo

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Published: November 05, 2013
Length: 44:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Hijjaz S.

(EN) Arrival at Sultan Muhammad Kaharuddin Airport (SWQ) of Sumbawa (formerly Brang Biji Airport) on June 18th 2013 using turboprop 50-seat Xi'an MA60 after an half-hour flight from Lombok...

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Published: October 29, 2012
Length: 53:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: murdi bin karsad


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Published: November 29, 2012
Length: 26:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ivan pranata

keceriaan dan kebahagiaan anak-anak di kampung brang bara di pulau sumbawa NTB.

Smk mercury - perpisahan Angkatan 2013/2014

Published: May 03, 2014
Length: 32:37 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Anggar TantrumJas

smoga anda menikmatinya nama penyanyinya adalah Ratna handayani atau Anni :)

Mekanisme Kerja Kompor Gas dan Kaitannya dengan Termodinamika_Termodinamika_7

Published: October 23, 2014
Length: 02:16 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Teknik Metalurgi dan Material UTS

Hk. Termodinamika sangat erat kaitannya dengan kehidupan sehari-hari, salah satunya pada mekanisme kerja kompor gas, dimana tekanan sangat mempengaruhi panas api kompor.

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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.

Sumbawa Besar

Sumbawa Besar is one of the most populated towns beside Bima and Dompu in the Indonesian island of Sumbawa. It is the capital city of the island and of the Sumbawa Regency of the province of West Nusa Tenggara.

Located at -8.5, 117.417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lesser Sunda Islands, West Nusa Tenggara, Sumbawa, Regency capitals of Indonesia

Brangbiji Airport

Brangbiji Airport, is an airport located in Sumbawa Besar, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia.

Located at -8.48861, 117.414 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Indonesia

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Sumbawa Besar.

Popular in vicinity

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

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Soembawa, Sumbawa, Soembawa-besar, Sumbawa Besar, SWQ