in Kedah, Malaysia
- Melaka and George Town, Historic Cities of the Straits of Malacca (Unesco heritage, 48 mi)
- Archaeological Heritage of the Lenggong Valley (Unesco heritage, 84 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 6.121 and 100.360 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 6° 7' 15" and E 100° 21' 36"
- 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: 01:12 PM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Asia/Kuala_Lumpur
- UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:06 am and 7:10 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -6.106 and -79.652 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- La Arena
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 3,7 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Malaysia.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Malaysia. Last Update: 2020-09-30 07:18:53
Touring Alor Setar
Alor Setar in Kedah with it's 217,368 residents is a town located in Malaysia about 225 mi (or 362 km) north-west of Kuala Lumpur, the country's capital place.
Time in Alor Setar is now 01:12 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kuala Lumpur with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Alor Setar. The closest airport in Malaysia is Sultan Abdul Halim Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 9 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Malaysia is Melaka and George Town, Historic Cities of the Straits of Malacca in a distance of 48 mi (or 78 km), South. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kangar, Sadao, Kuah, Satun and Na Thawi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 87 °F
|Morning Temperature||26°C / 79 °F|
|Evening Temperature||28°C / 82 °F|
|Night Temperature||27°C / 81 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||1%|
|Air Pressure||1007 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 29% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Friday, 2nd of October 2020
30°C (87 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Saturday, 3rd of October 2020
29°C (84 °F)
26°C (80 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Sunday, 4th of October 2020
29°C (84 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
HOLIDAY VILLA ALOR SETAR CITY CENTRE
TH Hotel and Convention Centre Alor Setar
The Regency Hotel Alor Star
The Leverage Business Hotel Kuala Kedah
Videos from this area
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sweet memory with members group SAF [sparkle awesome family] -alor star,kedah- # this video just for fun ^^ https://www.facebook.com/groups/SparkleAwesomeFamily/
Masjid Zahir Sunset Time Lapse
Masjid Zahir Sunset Time Lapse The Zahir Mosque is Kedah's state mosque. It is located in the heart of Alor Star, the state capital of Kedah, Malaysia. It is one of the grandest and oldest...
Alor Setar, Malaysia | Dec 9 - 11, 2009 | RTW Ep.19
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Steamboat & Grill at Jeragan Waterfront Restaurant
lol ! peace. jom try steamboat & grill nih, best n sedap!! juga dikenali sebagai BBQ STEAMBOAT Jeragan Waterfront Restaurant nih terletak di Alor Star, Kedah. :) weehooo~ "enak dinikmati...
Padi SRI Selangor : Latihan Nature Farming di Kg Alor Ganu, Kedah 22 Okt, 2011
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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.
Alor Setar, or also known as Alor Star in 2004-2008, is the capital of Kedah, Malaysia; largest city in the state of Kedah; important city in the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia. The city houses the Kota Setar District Administrative Centre at the City Muadzam Shah and the royal city of Kedah, City Anak Bukit. Alor Setar is located 93 kilometers north of Butterworth, Penang and 45 km from the southern border of Thailand.
Keat Hwa Secondary School
Keat Hwa Secondary School is a cluster Chinese high school in Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia which provides quality secondary education. It was founded in 1911, making it one of the oldest schools in Malaysia. It has an area of 13 acres . Keat Hwa Secondary School is widely known as Keat Hwa in the region, and it is one of the only 78 Chinese conforming (national-type) secondary schools in Malaysia.
Darul Aman Stadium
Darul Aman Stadium is an all-seater and a multi-purpose stadium in Alor Star, the capital of state of Kedah, Malaysia. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium was built in 1967. It has a capacity of 32,387 seats after the expansion in 1997. It was one of the venues for the 1997 FIFA World Youth Championship. It is the official stadium for Malaysian Super League's club Kedah FA and Malaysian Premier League's club Kuala Muda NAZA FC.
City Plaza Alor Setar
City Plaza is the main shopping mall in the city of Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia. It is located in the heart of the CBD area of the city. The mall facility includes a bookstore, bowling alley and cinema.
Alor Setar railway station
The Alor Setar railway station is a Malaysian train station located at and named after the state capital city of Alor Setar, Kedah.
Alor Star Mall
Alor Star Mall is a two-storey shopping mall located at the south of the Alor Setar city area. It is owned by The Store Corp Bhd.
Keat Hwa Centennial Celebrations
Celebrated: July 31, 2011; ago (2011-07-31) Keat Hwa Centennial Celebrations is a series of events held in celebration of the 100 years of existence of Keat Hwa Secondary School, Keat Hwa II Secondary School, Keat Hwa High School and three other Chinese primary schools. Keat Hwa Centennial Celebrations also mark the existence of Chinese education in Malaysia for more than 100 years.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Saiburu, Thai, Alor Star, Alur Setar, Alostar, ألور ستار, الور ستار, Alor Setar, AOR, アロースター, 알로르스타르, Alor Setaras, Алор Стар, Алор-Сетар, அலோர் ஸ்டார், อลอร์สตาร์, Алор-Стар, الور سیتار, 亚罗士打, 亞羅士打