‘Alavīān
in East Azerbaijan, Iran

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
37.423 and 46.236 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 37° 25' 23" and E 46° 14' 11"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rial - IRR
Spoken languages:
Persian, Kurdish
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:23 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Tehran
UTC/GMT offset: 3.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:21 am and 8:41 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Akamaru
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Iran in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 4,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Iran.

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

Discover ‘Alavīān

‘Alavīān in East Azerbaijan is a town in Iran about 311 mi (or 501 km) west of Tehran, the country's capital city.

Current time in ‘Alavīān is now 09:23 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Tehran with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. We know of 8 airports near ‘Alavīān, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Iran is Sahand Airport in a distance of 8 mi (or 13 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Iran is Tabriz Historic Bazaar Complex in a distance of 46 mi (or 73 km), North.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Maragheh, Bonab, Malekan, `Ajab Shir and Azarshahr. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 88 °F

Morning Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Evening Temperature 33°C / 91 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 32%
Air Pressure 1004 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 8% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Monday, 22nd of July 2024

32°C (89 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 23rd of July 2024

32°C (90 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 24th of July 2024

34°C (94 °F)
31°C (87 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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Time Laps from Sahand Mountain

Published: October 21, 2013
Length: 53:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Yashar Azari

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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.

Maragheh observatory

Maragheh observatory was an institutionalized astronomical observatory which was established in 1259 CE under the patronage of the Ilkhanid Hulagu and the directorship of Nasir al-Din al-Tusi, an Iranian scientist and astronomer. Located in the heights west of Maragheh, East Azerbaijan Province, Iran, it was once considered one of the most prestigious observatories in the world.

Located at 37.3961, 46.2092 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1260s, History of Iran, Astronomical observatories in Iran, Astronomical observatories of medieval Islam, East Azerbaijan Province


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
علویان, ‘Alavīān