in Ostān-e Zanjān, Iran

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
36.676 and 48.496 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 36° 40' 35" and E 48° 29' 46"
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: 06:54 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Tehran
UTC/GMT offset: 3.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:58 am and 8:38 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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: 2024-06-24 08:00:22

Discover Zanjān

Zanjān in Ostān-e Zanjān with it's 357,471 citizens is a town in Iran about 177 mi (or 284 km) west of Tehran, the country's capital city.

Current time in Zanjān is now 06:54 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Tehran with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. We know of 8 airports near Zanjān, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Iran is Rasht Airport in a distance of 76 mi (or 122 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 Soltaniyeh in a distance of 24 mi (or 38 km), South-East.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Zarrinabad, Abbar, Mahneshan, Khorramdarreh and Abhar. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 73 °F

Morning Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 37%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (9 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 71% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Tuesday, 25th of June 2024

24°C (75 °F)
15°C (58 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 26th of June 2024

23°C (74 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 27th of June 2024

21°C (70 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, few clouds.

Videos from this area

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Published: October 28, 2014
Length: 30:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Andreas Lotter

Der Transasia-Express macht kurz vor seiner Ankunft in Endbahnhof Tehran noch einen Zwischenhalt in Zanjan. Hier wartet er das Eintreffen das Gegenzugs Tehran-Zanjan ab. Leicht zu erkennen...

اصلاح موی سر با چاقوی زنجان و تبر Haircut by knife and axe

Published: September 27, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Bijan Khaleghi

اصلاح موی سر توسط هنرمند زنجانی با استفاده از صنایع دستی زنجان شامل چاقو، تبر، ساتور و ... در موزه ی رختشویخان...

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Published: August 11, 2013
Length: 08:27 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Bilal Awaisa

إهداء الى الأخ : عبد الله بن عائشة من الجزائر و اهداء الى الاخت : منيرة الصالحي من تونس و الى الاخ : عبد القادر نعيم عباس ( ابو نسمة ) من الرويسات ورقلة - ال...

ایران-زنجان-میدان استقلال

Published: April 11, 2018
Length: 20:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5

Dadamaan traditional hotel in Zanjan, Iran

Published: October 18, 2018
Length: 52:59 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: dadamaan.hotel هتل سنتی ددمان زنجان

The traditional Dadamaan hotel in Zanjan is the first and only traditional hotel in the province. The old abbey was situated about 200 years ago in the area of the ...

Storks Castel © | Mahneshan, Zanjan

Published: May 31, 2019
Length: 01:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Hadi Varghaei

Storks living on the huge an fantastic stone that called Storks castle by the locals. It is one of the most fascinating places which located in Mahneshan, Zanjan, ...

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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.

Institute for Advanced Studies in Basic Sciences

The Institute for Advanced Studies in Basic Sciences (IASBS) is an advanced research center and graduate level degree granting institution in Zanjan, Iran. It was founded by Prof. Yousef Sobouti in 1991, who was the director of the institute until 2010, and Rasoul Khodabakhsh has filled the position since then. IASBS is considered to be one of the most productive research centers of the country.

Located at 36.7053, 48.5067 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Research institutes in Iran, Universities in Iran, Educational institutions established in 1991, Research institutes, Zanjan Province

Jameh Mosque of Zanjan

This article is about Jameh Mosque of Zanjan; for similar uses, see Jameh Mosque (disambiguation). The Jāmeh Mosque of Zanjān also known as, Seyyed Mosque and Sultani Mosque, is the grand, congregational mosque of Zanjān city, Iran. The mosque is situated in the old part of the city and was constructed in 1826 during the Qajar era. The construction was carried out by Abdullah Mirza Dara who was one of the children of Fat'h ‘Alī Shāh Qājār.

Located at 36.6681, 48.4822 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mosques in Iran, Zanjan Province

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Zenjān, زنجان, Zanjān, JWN, Зенджан