Alur Pongsu
in Perak, Malaysia

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
5.033 and 100.583 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 5° 1' 59" and E 100° 34' 59"
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: 09:16 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Kuala_Lumpur
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:08 am and 7:17 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-5.090 and -79.452 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Punta del Rio
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Alur Pongsu

Alur Pongsu in Perak is a town located in Malaysia about 151 mi (or 243 km) north-west of Kuala Lumpur, the country's capital town.

Time in Alur Pongsu is now 09:16 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kuala Lumpur with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 9 airports closer to Alur Pongsu, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Malaysia is Taiping (Tekah) Airport in a distance of 15 mi (or 24 km), South-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 Archaeological Heritage of the Lenggong Valley in a distance of 27 mi (or 43 km), East. 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, Ipoh, Betong, Tanah Rata and Alor Setar. 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: 31°C / 88 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 80 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 55%
Air Pressure 1008.6 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 81% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 17th of September 2019

32°C (89 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 18th of September 2019

32°C (90 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

31°C (89 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

BUKIT MERAH LAKETOWN RESORT KAMPUNG AIR

Address
5,9 mi
JALAN BUKIT MERAH SEMANGGOL BUKIT MERAH TAIPING
34400 Semanggol
Malaysia

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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

2011.01.01 0901h Bagan Serai, Perak

Published: January 24, 2011
Length: 27:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: elleooi

Southbound 1 Dn Ekspres Rakyat to Singapore headed by 24119 continuing it's journey.Train entering loopline to cross with another train.


Fan Video : Sedutan Sesi Latihan & Perlawanan Persahabatan di Bagan Serai

Published: December 29, 2014
Length: 00:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MEDIA PERAK FA Official

Ketika Program Jelajah Perak The Bos Gaurus di Bagan Serai...19 Disember 2014...


2011.01.01 0915h Bagan Serai, Perak

Published: January 24, 2011
Length: 15:10 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: elleooi

Southbound 1 Dn Ekspres Rakyat to Singapore headed by 24119 continuing it's journey.You can see abandoned private siding to Government Rice Mill.


Terima Kasih Anak Muda

Published: June 17, 2012
Length: 14:04 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: cafeyusup

Himpunan Hijau ke Putrajaya Peringkat Negeri Perak. Xpresi Anak Muda.(konvoi) 16 Jun 2012 at Masjid Tinggi.,bagan serai perak.


Burung Bangau Chasing For Free Food !!!

Published: May 02, 2012
Length: 57:47 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Harryswiftlet

This video clip was taken in April 2012 at Bangan Serai Perak. Those white "Bangau" seems know how to find easy food by following where the tractor moved. Hundreds of them and they keep jumping.


Lori Ikan Tanjung Piandang Terbabas Ke Dalam Parit.8/4/2015

Published: April 08, 2015
Length: 00:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Baganseraikampunghalamanku Serai

Kejadian Berlaku Pada Jam Lebih Kurang 4:00 Petang 8/4/2015.Lori Yang Sarat Dengan Muatan Ikan Telah Terbabas dan Terjunam ke Dalam Parit Di Jalan Kuala Gula Simpang empat Semanggol ...


WILDAN SMKA Nibong Tebal ( Tempat ke-2 Daerah SPS 2013 )

Published: April 18, 2013
Length: 30:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Wildan Channel

Seminggu latihan memang tidak cukup bagi memantapkan v0icing ... dua michr0ph0ne r0sak (bass dan melodi ) tambah2 lagi dgan k0nflik yg dilanda ...(PR0VOKASI Daerah) kmi anggap ini sebagai ...


#TwtUpKejut: Behind The Project 1 - CarWash

Published: March 16, 2013
Length: 45:13 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TwtUpKejut

Pada 14 dan 15 Mac 2013, Exco Gerak Kerja dan Karnival menganjurkan #CarWash #TwtUpKejut untuk mengumpulkan dana bagi golongan gelandangan dan pesakit kanser. Maklumat lanjut ...


Profil Dr. Mujahid (Calon Pas di P057, Parlimen Parit Buntar)

Published: April 24, 2013
Length: 06:52 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: MujahidYusofRawaP057

Let's get to know P057 Parit Buntar - Member of Parliment Candidate from PAS - Dato' Dr. Mujahid bin Yusof Rawa Jom kenali calon PAS di P.057 Parlimen Parit Buntar, Dato' Dr Mujahid b. Yusuf...


taman kerian parit buntar

Published: January 05, 2014
Length: 47:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: yeb perak

SORRY LA KALAU HAMPA MARAH.


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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.

Jawi, Penang

Jawi is a town on the mainland side of Penang, Malaysia. It is located in the parliamentary constituency of Nibong Tebal. It is bordered by Nibong Tebal and Sungai Bakap in Penang. Jawi Penang is also another name for the Penang population of Indian-Malay mixed marriages, also known as Mamak.

Located at 5.2, 100.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Penang

Nibong Tebal

Nibong Tebal 高淵 is a town under parliamentary constituency P047. It is situated in Seberang Perai on the mainland side of Penang, Malaysia, bordered by Parit Buntar in Perak and Bandar Baharu in Kedah. This small tranquil town is surrounded by oil palm plantations and fishing villages dotting along the Krian River. Motorists approching this town would be greeted by the iconic iron bridge which crosses the railway track. The majority population in Nibong Tebal are Chinese.

Located at 5.16667, 100.483 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Penang

Kamunting

Kamunting is the biggest satellite town in Taiping's Larut, Matang dan Selama district, Perak, Malaysia. It is also the biggest industrial town in Taiping and is famous mainly for being home to the Kamunting Detention Center a prison camp for detainees under the Internal Security Act, many of whom are held without trial for an indefinite period.

Located at 4.88333, 100.733 (Lat. / Lng.), about 15 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perak, Terrorism in Malaysia

Parit Buntar

Parit Buntar is a main town in Kerian district, on the northwestern tip of Perak, Malaysia. The name Parit Buntar originated from a well-known leader, Tok Buntar, who was famous at the time when he and his followers built the drainage system, which used water from the Kerian River to irrigate the surrounding paddy fields. The main drain was named "Parit Tok Buntar" meaning the drain of Tok Buntar. Later on, the town where the main drain is located was named Parit Buntar.

Located at 5.11667, 100.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perak

Bukit Merah, Perak

One of two towns in the Malaysian state of Perak.

Located at 5.03333, 100.65 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perak

Kerian River

Kerian River is a river in the northern part of the Malaysian state of Perak. The river originates from the Bintang Range. It flows westerly and discharges into the Straits of Melaka. The main tributaries are Selama River, Ijok River, Samagagah River and Ulu Mengkuang River.

Located at 5.16667, 100.417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 15 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Perak

Bagan Serai

Bagan Serai is a small town in Perak, Malaysia. It is located in Kerian district and is an important collecting and processing location for the paddy plantation of the Kerian scheme. Bagan Serai is also the name of the parliamentary constituency in which the town is located. It is also notable for its Indian popullation established in the late 1800s more recently the subject of racism. The word “Bagan” in Malay means a jetty or a place of landing for some business activities.

Located at 5.01, 100.53 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perak

Taiping Airport

Taiping Airport is an airport in Taiping, Malaysia. It is located at Jalan Muzaffar Shah formerly Creagh Road, Assam Kumbang and also called as Tekah Airport. The airport was built in early 1929, this wooden structure aerodrome was the first airfield in the state of Perak and also in Peninsular Malaysia. The airstrip can accommodate the Fokker planes only, because the landing strip is too short for modern aircraft to land and take off. Taiping Airport is the oldest airport in Malaysia.

Located at 4.86639, 100.715 (Lat. / Lng.), about 15 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Malaysia, Buildings and structures in Perak, Airports established in 1929

Simpang Empat (Semanggol), Perak

Simpang Empat or Simpang Ampat or Semanggol is a small town located in Perak, Malaysia. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:4|57|N|100|38|E||| |primary |name= }}

Located at 4.95, 100.633 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perak

Kamunting Detention Center

Kamunting Detention Centre is a prison camp located in Kamunting, near the town of Taiping, Perak, in Malaysia. The prison is used by the government to detain and interrogate persons arrested under the Internal Security Act (ISA). The detention is also known as Malaysia's Supermax prison or Maximum security prison. It is alleged that this is the site where the Malaysian authorities would hold up political prisoners, usually from the opposition, and conduct torture against detainees.

Located at 4.90917, 100.737 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Prisons in Malaysia

2009 Perak bus crash

The 2009 Perak bus crash was an accident that happened on December 26, 2009 at 1.23 am on a Sani Express bus which carried 48 people. The incident happened when the bus was heading from Klang to Kangar skidded and crashed into the divider of Malaysia’s North-South Highway in this capital of northern Perak state which resulted 10 passengers being killed. The driver of the bus, Mohamed Kamil Mohamed Rashid (37) has been charged with reckless driving.

Located at 4.99102, 100.662 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bus accidents in Malaysia, 2009 road accidents, 2009 in Malaysia

Alor Pongsu

Alor Pongsu is a small town in Kerian district, Perak, Malaysia. This small town is located 8 kilometres from Bagan Serai town. Notable people from this megacity is Pak Ngah Kayat.

Located at 5.03333, 100.583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perak

Kubu Gajah

Kubu Gajah is a small town in Perak, Malaysia. This small town is located near Selama.

Located at 5.16667, 100.683 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perak


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Alor Pongsu, Alur Pongsu