in East Azerbaijan, Iran
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 37.759 and 45.978 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 37° 45' 32" and E 45° 58' 41"
- 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: 02:48 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Asia/Tehran
- UTC/GMT offset: 3.5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:45 am and 5:34 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
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: 2021-06-16 08:28:49
Āz̄arshahr in East Azerbaijan is located in Iran about 333 mi (or 537 km) north-west of Tehran, the country's capital.
Local time in Āz̄arshahr is now 02:48 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Tehran with an UTC offset of 3.5 hours. We know of 9 airports in the wider vicinity of Āz̄arshahr, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Iran is Tabriz International Airport in a distance of 29 mi (or 47 km), North-East. 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 28 mi (or 45 km), North-East.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Osku, `Ajab Shir, Bonab, Tabriz and Maragheh. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 14°C / 57 °F
|Morning Temperature||10°C / 51 °F|
|Evening Temperature||13°C / 55 °F|
|Night Temperature||10°C / 50 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1019 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from South|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Overcast clouds|
Wednesday, 27th of October 2021
12°C (54 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.
Thursday, 28th of October 2021
14°C (57 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.
Friday, 29th of October 2021
16°C (61 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Abarshahr was a satrapy (province) of the Sassanid Empire. The population was supported by the Hari river, which was used for irrigation. Strabo cited the regions abundant wine-production. Cities in the region were Candac, Artacauan, and Apameia, and Pushang, among others. The capital was a vital point of administration and of communications toward Bactria, India, and Sagistan. The region was involved in the Indian and Chinese trade. Its governor bore the unique title of kanarang.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Āz̄arshahr.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Āz̄arshahr, Dehkhvāreqān, دِهخوارِقان, آذرشهر