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: 03:44 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Kuala_Lumpur
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:04 am and 7:21 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-3.500 and -76.517 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Puerto Salvatierra
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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 03:44 PM (Wednesday). 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. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 5%
Air Humidity 75%
Air Pressure 1010.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Thursday, 25th of July 2019

32°C (90 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Friday, 26th of July 2019

34°C (93 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 27th of July 2019

34°C (92 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Videos from this area

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

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

Toyota Corolla Gl Dx Ke70 Ke30 AE86 Wagon Hatchback Nissan Silvia Skyline Cefiro Drift Drifter Tengku Djan Speed City Track Practice Pagoh Muar Johor Malaysia.

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

Pahang River

Pahang River or (Sungai Pahang in Malay) is a river in the state of Pahang, Malaysia on the Malay Peninsula. With 459 km in length, it is the longest river on the Malay Peninsula. The river begins at the confluence of Jelai and Tembeling rivers on the Titiwangsa Mountains and drains into the South China Sea.

Located at 3.53333, 103.467 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Pahang, Rivers of Pahang

Kuala Pahang

Kuala Pahang is a small town within Pahang River in Pahang, Malaysia. The town is located about 13 kilometres from Pekan town. The Pahang Old Royal Mausoleum is located at Kampung Marhum.

Located at 3.53333, 103.467 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Pahang

Penor, Pahang

Penor is a small town 35 km south of Kuantan town. Located near the Kuantan-Pekan district border, it is accessible by the Tanjung Lumpur Highway . Penor houses the jail of Pahang, Penor Jail, which is Penor's landmark. Apart from the jail, Penor is famous among locals for its calm beach and also as a fishing spot.

Located at 3.65, 103.367 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Pahang

Universiti Malaysia Pahang

University Malaysia Pahang (English: University of Malaysia, Pahang) (UMP) is a Malaysian government university. It was formerly known as Kolej Universiti Kejuruteraan dan Teknologi Malaysia (English: University College of Engineering & Technology Malaysia) (KUKTEM).

Located at 3.54306, 103.436 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities in Pahang, Public universities in Malaysia, Educational institutions established in 2002

Sekolah Berasrama Penuh Integrasi Tun Abdul Razak

Sekolah Berasrama Penuh Integrasi Tun Abdul Razak was one of 54 boarding schools (SBP) in Malaysia. The school is located in Pulau Serai, Pekan, Pahang. In 2009, the boarding school integration Tun Abdul Razak has 197 boys and 228 girls, making a total enrollment of 425 people. It has a total of 58 teachers. Generality of these school sites is 38 acres located in the state assembly Peramu Jaya, Pekan Parliament, about 15 km from the city town and 35 km from Kuantan.

Located at 3.56667, 103.383 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Fully Residential School in Malaysia (SBP), Boarding schools in Malaysia, Schools in Pahang

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