in Johor, Malaysia
- Raffles Marina (marina, (20 mi)
- Johor Safari World (zoo, (20 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 1.487 and 103.390 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 1° 29' 11" and E 103° 23' 22"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Ringgit - MYR
- Spoken languages:
- Malay, English, Chinese, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Panjabi, Thai
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 04:21 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Asia/Kuala_Lumpur
- UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:01 am and 7:13 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -1.491 and -76.574 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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Explore Pontian Kechil
Pontian Kechil in Johor with it's 50,836 inhabitants is a city in Malaysia about 164 mi (or 264 km) south-east of Kuala Lumpur, the country's capital.
Local time in Pontian Kechil is now 04:21 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kuala Lumpur with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Pontian Kechil, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Malaysia is Senai International Airport in a distance of 22 mi (or 36 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
We found 2 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Pasirpanjang, Johor Bahru, Tebing, Meral and Singapore. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 79 °F
|Morning Temperature||27°C / 81 °F|
|Evening Temperature||27°C / 80 °F|
|Night Temperature||28°C / 82 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||12%|
|Air Pressure||1011 hPa|
|Wind Speed||with 5 km/h (3 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Heavy intensity rain|
Wednesday, 19th of June 2019
28°C (82 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Thursday, 20th of June 2019
28°C (82 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Friday, 21st of June 2019
29°C (84 °F)
29°C (85 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.
Fishing Carnival @ Pontian 2012
Place of Interest in Pontian http://www.dejohore.com/2008/12/place-of-interest-in-pontian.html.
Sambutan Ulang Tahun Kemerdekaan ke 57
Pontian, 31 Ogos 2014 - Sambutan Ulang Tahun Kemerdekaan ke 57 peringkat daerah Pontian telah diadakan di Stadium Mini Daerah Pontian, Pontian. Dengan tema 'Malaysia...Di Sini Lahirnya ...
笨珍美食_笨珍_云吞面_肉碎面_砂煲面_辉面之家创办人_陈俊辉_访谈_Tony Johor Kaki
面之家开创人陈俊辉东主， 其祖父陈锦雄早年自中国南来定居笨珍龟咯崩山村， 制造粿条面。材真料纯，八十多年来享誉星马，至今乃是笨珍第一家...
Serious soil erosion in Pontian
August 23, 2012 Pontian Besar which is about 51 km from Johor Bahru is no longer a sleepy town. Traffic is getting more heavy, and travelling time gets longer because of more vehicles on...
Perkahwinan Antara Ikhwan Hazrul & Siti Fattehah - 21 June 2014
IRAMA paluan kompang diiringi selawat memuji-muji Nabi Muhammad S.A.W memecah kesunyian pada suatu petang yang cukup cerah di Kampung Parit Karto Parit Sikom Hulu Pontian, Johor.
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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.
Port of Tanjung Pelepas
The Port of Tanjung Pelepas is a port for container ships located on the eastern mouth of the Pulai River in south-western Johor, Malaysia, and is part of the APM Terminals Global Terminal Network, which holds a minority share in the joint venturehttp://www. apmterminals. com/asia/tanjungpelepas/.
Kukup is a small fishing village located about forty kilometres southwest of Johor Bahru, in the district of Pontian, Johor, on the Strait of Malacca in Malaysia. It is famous for its open-air seafood restaurants built on stilts over the water. Some of the restaurants are geared for tour groups, and it is particularly popular with tourists from Singapore. Regularly scheduled ferries connect Kukup with Tanjung Balai in Indonesia.
Pontian is a district in southwest Johor. It is located 62 km from Johor Bahru, the state capital of Johor, Malaysia. It is also located at Miles 37 (Batu 37) from Johor Bahru. The name Pontian is also used in the names of two towns in the district, Pontian Besar and Pontian Kechil, of which the latter serves as its district capital. The capital was formerly a fishing village which has developed into a small town. Pontian is noted for its variety of seafood which is sold at a reasonable price.
Benut is a town in Pontian, Johor, Malaysia. The island of Pulau Pisang is located in Benut. The word benut originated from a tree called "asam bunut". It is the birthplace of famous Irish libertine Andrew Meagher.
Pekan Nanas or Pineapple Town is a town located in Pontian district, Johor, Malaysia. It is located in the 43 km southwest of Johor Bahru. Pekan Nanas has a population of approximately 10,000. Pekan Nanas is an ethnic Chinese-majority town. It contains the Pekan Nanas Immigration Depot and a pineapple canning facility. It is also home to the Muzium Nanas or Pineapple Museum. Pekan Nanas was Malaysia's largest production base for pineapple planting area and output ranked first in the country.
Mount Pulai is a mountain in Johor, Malaysia which is located about 19 km from Johor Bahru city. It is also the name of another mountain located in Baling, Kedah which is 600 metres tall. It takes approximately four hours to reach the peak of the mountain from the base. It is the main site that carries radio and television towards Johor Bahru and surrounding areas.
Pulau Kukup is a mangrove island located at about 1 km offshore from the 150 year-old fishing village of Kukup in Pontian, at the South-western region of the state of Johor, and towards North-west of Tanjung Piai, Peninsular Malaysia. The area of the island is 6.472 square kilometres and is surrounded by 8 square kilometres of mudflats.
Ulu Choh is a small town in Johor Bahru District, Johor, Malaysia. Located near the border of Pontian district. Situated along Skudai-Pontian Highway (Federal route) About 50 years ago, Ulu Choh only dense forest hideaway. The government then encourage residents around the area to take part in the agricultural sector such as rubber plantations and vegetables. At the same time, Singapore requires water supply from Johor.
Pulau Pisang Light
The Pulau Pisang Light is a lighthouse located on the highest point of Pulau Pisang, an island in the Strait of Malacca 15 kilometres from Pontian Kechil, Johor, Malaysia. Built in 1914, the lighthouse was constructed as a white 16 metre (52 feet) high circular cast iron tower with one support structure and a single storey keeper's house at the base, remaining functional as an aid for maritime navigation into the western entrance of the Singapore Strait, as of 2008.
Kampung Kayu Ara Pasong
Kampung Kayu Ara Pasong is a small village in Pontian, Johor, Malaysia.
Kampung Parit Selangor
Kampung Parit Selangor is a small village in Pontian, Johor, Malaysia. It is located on Skudai-Pontian Highway (Federal Route) between the town of Pontian and Pekan Nenas.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Pontian Kechil.
- Johor Bahru
- Selat Panjang
- Bandar Seri Bentan
- Siak Sri Indrapura
- Teluk Pinang
- Pangkalan Kerinci
- Port Dickson
- Daik Lingga
- Kuala Lumpur
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Pontian, Pontian Kechil, Pontian Kecil