in Perak, Malaysia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
5.417 and 101.133 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 5° 25' 0" and E 101° 7' 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: 02:22 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Kuala_Lumpur
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:10 am and 7:27 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-5.405 and -78.868 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Discover Gerik

Gerik in Perak is a city in Malaysia about 162 mi (or 260 km) north of Kuala Lumpur, the country's capital city.

Local time in Gerik is now 02:22 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kuala Lumpur with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Gerik. The closest airport in Malaysia is Taiping (Tekah) Airport in a distance of 48 mi (or 77 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 Archaeological Heritage of the Lenggong Valley in a distance of 27 mi (or 43 km), South-West.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Betong, Than To, George Town, Sukhirin and Ipoh. 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: 32°C / 90 °F

Morning Temperature 32°C / 90 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 61%
Air Pressure 1007.4 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 33% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 18th of August 2019

33°C (91 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.

Monday, 19th of August 2019

31°C (88 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

33°C (91 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Light rain, scattered clouds.

Videos from this area

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Helikopter Bomba

Published: January 27, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Zainal Abidin Abd Ghani

Pick Up Point Kg. Jong, Gerik, Perak.

perak gerik motorcross.wmv

Published: June 18, 2012
Length: 20:07 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: 5222kenpang

perak gerik motor cross riding (kenpang)

Konvoi Pemuda PAS Gerik [Gerik - P. Pinang]

Published: March 04, 2013
Length: 35:39 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: pas gerik

Konvoi Bermotor pada 15 dan 16 Februari 2013 ke Pulau Pinang dianjurkan oleh Pemuda PAS Kawasan Gerik (DPPKG). Sambutan yang menggalakkan daripada anak muda kerana mereka inginkan ...

Video Rasmi Homeroom Ibnu Khaldun (IK clan) Batch 18 MRSM Gerik

Published: December 09, 2013
Length: 35:43 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Adzrif Sidek

Video Rasmi Homeroom Ibnu Khaldun (IK clan) Batch 18 MRSM Gerik.

31/5/13 Fresh Mart Gerik @ Melatah

Published: June 14, 2013
Length: 33:52 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: AlongDJ 9W2ADJ

Gurauan bersama staf2 Fresh Mart Gerik apabila selesai tugasan he..he..

harimau gayong gerik perak

Published: October 03, 2012
Length: 54:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ryza ikmal

ItaliaAuto Grand Trip 2007

Published: March 27, 2007
Length: 01:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Stephen Kok

ItaliaAuto Grand Trip 2007.

Toman Air Ganda

Published: April 09, 2015
Length: 11:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Virus890225

satu trip mengejut sukses..

Video Montage Sambutan Kemerdekaan MRSM Se-Malaysia 2014

Published: September 02, 2014
Length: 58:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Aminuddeen Mohammad

MRSM Gerik 28-31 Ogos 2014.

Kelah dilubuk cetek.

Published: January 27, 2015
Length: 43:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Zainal Abidin Abd Ghani


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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.


Gerik is a district capital town of Hulu Perak district in Perak, Malaysia. The town is also known as Rest Town owing to its strategic location next to major highways of the country, East-West Highway.

Located at 5.41667, 101.133 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perak

Temenggor Dam

The Temenggor Dam or Temenggor Power Station is a dam in Gerik, Perak, Malaysia. It is located on Sungai Perak about 200 km northeast of Ipoh. Construction of the dam impounded Temenggor Lake.

Located at 5.40667, 101.301 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hydroelectric power stations in Malaysia, Dams in Malaysia, Dams completed in 1972

Temenggor Lake

Temenggor Lake is the second largest lake in Peninsula Malaysia after Kenyir Lake in Terengganu, Malaysia. This man-made lake is located south of 1,533 m high Ulu Titi Basah peak, in Hulu Perak district in the state of Perak. It was created after the construction of Temenggor Dam to generate electric power. The lake is located about 45 km from the Hulu Perak district capital, Gerik.

Located at 5.31, 101.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lakes of Malaysia

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Grik, Gerik