Sungai Petani
in Kedah, Malaysia

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
5.647 and 100.488 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 5° 38' 49" and E 100° 29' 15"
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: 03:01 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Asia/Kuala_Lumpur
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:05 am and 7:32 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-5.658 and -79.506 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Malaysia in South-Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 2,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Malaysia.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Malaysia. Last Update: 2024-06-14 08:00:00

Delve into Sungai Petani

Sungai Petani in Kedah with it's 228,843 habitants is a town located in Malaysia about 192 mi (or 309 km) north-west of Kuala Lumpur, the country's capital town.

Time in Sungai Petani is now 03:01 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kuala Lumpur with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Sungai Petani. The closest airport in Malaysia is Butterworth Airport in a distance of 14 mi (or 23 km), South-West. 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 18 mi (or 30 km), South-West. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: George Town, Alor Setar, Betong, Kangar and Than To. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 85 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 78 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Chance of rainfall 13%
Air Humidity 74%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Sunday, 16th of June 2024

28°C (82 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 17th of June 2024

27°C (81 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 18th of June 2024

29°C (84 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Cinta Sayang Resort

2,4 mi
Persiaran Cinta Sayang
08000 Sungai Petani

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Park Avenue Hotel

2,3 mi
E-1,Jalan Indah 2
08000 Sungai Petani

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Swiss-Inn Sungai Petani

1,1 mi
No. 1, Jalan Pahlawan
08000 Sungai Petani

Time Information

Checkout: 15:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Thaipusam Festival at Sungai Petani, Kedah, Malaysia (Feb2008)

Published: February 09, 2009
Length: 25:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: fishman25

Video showing Thaipusam festival at Sungai Petani town in Kedah. At north of peninsular Malaysia. A test of faith THAIPUSAM is an annual Hindu festival which draws the largest gathering...

12/7/2013 KTM KM 33.5 Sungai Petani Station

Published: July 13, 2013
Length: 06:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Daniel Qihuai Ng

Glad to have, not one, but two General Motors EMD GT18LC-2 25 class hauling today's International Express :D Some variety from the ol' noisy smoky IRCON YDM. Also unusual is that YDM Multiple...

KTM KM33.5 Sungai Petani Station (2010 vs 2013)

Published: September 06, 2013
Length: 05:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Daniel Qihuai Ng

A comparison between S.Petani Station in 2010 and in 2013, featuring SRT International Express 35. Same train, same type of engine, very different scenery. (Uploading this train relieves me...

20/7/2014 KTM KM33.25 Sungai Petani Station

Published: July 20, 2014
Length: 10:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Daniel Qihuai Ng

0:00 SRT International Express 35 2:22 Southern Thailand Container Block Train 136 3:17 SRT International Express 36.

Syamsul Anuar Ismail Calon BN Parlimen Sungai Petani

Published: April 24, 2013
Length: 49:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: syamsul4sp

Janji En Sayamsul Anuar kepada penduduk Sungai Petani.

Bujang Valley - Sungai Petani, Malaysia

Published: November 09, 2014
Length: 42:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Delphy Corray

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Test SJ4000 Di Sekitar Seri Astana Sungai Petani

Published: April 11, 2014
Length: 00:30 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Mtb Hsah

Toneexcel Sungai Petani, Kedah - Bisnes Preview

Published: March 11, 2015
Length: 01:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Syed Azhar

Anda orang Sungai Petani? Jom sertai Team Toneexcel Sungai Petani hari ni .. Jemput hadir ke bisnes preview pada setiap hari Sabtu, Jam 8.30 Malam.. Perlukan...

Toneexcel Sungai Petani Kedah Bersama Sifu Yazid Daud 7/3/2015

Published: March 09, 2015
Length: 19:13 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Syed Azhar

Toneexcel Sungai Petani Kedah Bersama Sifu Yazid Daud pada 7/3/2015.. Berminat nak sertai team Toneexcel Kedah? Buka laman web ni, dan daftar untuk kami hubu...

Sungai Petani Event Ticket, Cardboard, Voucher, Coupon, Poster, Printing, Delivery in Kedah Malaysia

Published: December 11, 2013
Length: 00:15 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Kd intern ○ Email: ○ Tel: 05 466 7954 Sungai Petani Event Ticket, Cardboard, Voucher, Coupon, Poster, Printing, Deli...

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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.

Sungai Petani

Sungai Petani (abbreviated "Sg. Petani" or "SP") is a town in the state of Kedah, in the northern part of Peninsular Malaysia. Sungai Petani is the largest town in Kedah followed by the state capital Alor Setar.

Located at 5.63333, 100.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Populated places in Kedah, Northern Corridor Economic Region

Sungai Petani railway station

The Sungai Petani railway station is a Malaysian train station located at and named after the town of Sungai Petani, Kedah.

Located at 5.6431, 100.49 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
KTM Intercity railway stations, Stations of Malaysian Railway

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Sungai Patani, Sungei Patani, Sungai Petani