in Pahang, Malaysia

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
3.484 and 103.400 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 3° 29' 0" and E 103° 23' 58"
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: 07:49 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Kuala_Lumpur
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:59 am and 7:18 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-3.500 and -76.517 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Puerto Salvatierra
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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: 2024-06-23 08:18:19

Explore Pekan

Pekan in Pahang with it's 31,826 inhabitants is a city in Malaysia about 121 mi (or 194 km) east of Kuala Lumpur, the country's capital.

Local time in Pekan is now 07:49 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kuala Lumpur with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Pekan, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Malaysia is Kuantan Airport in a distance of 24 mi (or 39 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kuantan, Seremban, Malacca, Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 88 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 31°C / 88 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 58%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 73% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 24th of June 2024

32°C (89 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 25th of June 2024

31°C (89 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 26th of June 2024

29°C (83 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Jigging Fanaticxs: riang ria pekan

Published: September 15, 2014
Length: 50:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Fish Fanaticxs

micro jigging/soft plastic action!

ikan pari 28kg di Pekan pahang

Published: February 10, 2012
Length: 30:40 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: teamkakipancing

tangkapan pada 22 januari 2012.


Published: October 13, 2014
Length: 18:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nur Hisyam

We'r Familia..KTM ride/event for support duke battle 390 around malaysia.

Ke70 Drift Practice at Pekan Pahang

Published: October 21, 2013
Length: 36:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Hans Asmuey

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Jalan Kuantan Pekan 31 12 2014 Jam 3 ptg

Published: January 01, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: terabait7909

Jalan Kuantan Pekan 31 12 2014 Jam 3 ptg.

District Police Headquarters (IPD) Pekan, Pahang Darul Makmur

Published: March 03, 2015
Length: 12:48 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Suria Synergy Constructors (M) Sdn Bhd

Project Title: District Police Headquarters (IPD) Pekan Location: Pekan, Pahang Darul Makmur Size: 3.2 Acres Status: In Progress.

Chiefs rest house Pekan Malaysia

Published: August 07, 2012
Length: 16:13 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Xplore Film The town of Pekan located in the state of Pahang in Malaysia was once the capital and is now a nice place to stop while traveling up the east coast. The town is full...

jigging Ang Gao in Pekan

Published: July 25, 2012
Length: 06:44 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: barra1265

21-22 Jul 2012 pekan20120721.wmv.

Malaysia pt. 5 of 11 Pekan

Published: July 08, 2012
Length: 02:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Xplore Film The town of Pekan located in the state of Pahang in Malaysia was once the capital and is now a nice place to stop while traveling up the east coast. The town is full...

Pekan 1732015

Published: March 19, 2015
Length: 04:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Khairil Nizam

AhLong Ayoi Asri Nizam.

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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.


Located on the banks of the Pahang River 50 km south of Kuantan, Pekan is the royal town of the Malaysian state of Pahang Darul Makmur. Its name comes from a flower, the Bunga Pekan. Pekan is also the name of the district the town is situated in, and a parliamentary constituency in its own right. It is the home of the state's royal family headed by Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Al-Musta'in Billah Ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Abu Bakar Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mu'adzamo Shah.

Located at 3.5, 103.417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Pahang, Districts of Pahang

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Pekan, پکان, Пекан, பெக்கான், ปกัน, 北根