Kangar
in Perlis, Malaysia

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
6.441 and 100.199 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 6° 26' 29" and E 100° 11' 55"
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: 10:23 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Kuala_Lumpur
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:05 am and 7:35 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-6.435 and -79.796 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
La Tranca
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Kangar

Kangar in Perlis with it's 63,869 habitants is a town located in Malaysia about 250 mi (or 402 km) north-west of Kuala Lumpur, the country's capital town.

Time in Kangar is now 10:23 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kuala Lumpur with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Kangar. The closest airport in Malaysia is Sultan Abdul Halim Airport in a distance of 22 mi (or 36 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 Melaka and George Town, Historic Cities of the Straits of Malacca in a distance of 71 mi (or 115 km), South.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Satun, Sadao, Alor Setar, Khuan Don and Kuah. 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: 29°C / 84 °F

Morning Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 75%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 20th of June 2019

29°C (85 °F)
29°C (85 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 21st of June 2019

29°C (85 °F)
30°C (85 °F)
Overcast clouds, calm.

Saturday, 22nd of June 2019

28°C (82 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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

Auto X Gymkhana Kangar Perlis 2012

Published: September 11, 2012
Length: 15:20 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: yawchann

Auto X Gymkhana has organized a Gymkhana Competition in Kangar Perlis this year 2012. There are AE86, MR-S, Cefiro with 1jz, 180sx with 1jz, pickup from Thailand, Penang Drivers, Thailand ...


Kangar Floodfest 2011 Perlis

Published: August 11, 2014
Length: 00:49 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Wan Berry

Banjir besar ke 2 yang melanda Kangar dan sekitar Perlis pada 2011. Kali pertama berlaku beberapa bulan sebelumnya. Dirakam menggunakan telefon bimbit Sony 8megapixel. Untuk makluman ...


Banjir di Kangar Perlis 31.03.2011.wmv

Published: March 31, 2011
Length: 27:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: pulutmempelam

Gambar terkini banjir di Kangar, Perlis pada 31.03.2011.


STREAM.MY / Kangar in HD

Published: October 01, 2014
Length: 44:37 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Azril Nazli Alias

Timelapse in Kangar, Perlis. Daylight, storms and sunset.


Pakcik osman usahawan oku market kangar.3gp

Published: October 22, 2013
Length: 47:50 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: durokhman basri

Semangat membara seorang oku yang korang boleh jumpa di market kangar tepatnya selalu di depan pintu masuk bersebelahan dengan penjual santan dan buah.


2008 Malaysian Rally Championship Round 2 Perlis

Published: October 21, 2014
Length: 35:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: hashrulsubzero

The second round of the 2008 Malaysian Rally Championship. This event was held at Kangar, Perlis.


perkahwinan wan dan yana 25/10/14

Published: October 29, 2014
Length: 04:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: cikgu zura

selamat pengantin baru wan & yana yg di langsungkan di taman merpati kangar perlis.


Paduka Jaya - 7 Hour Transformation Challenge!

Published: April 15, 2014
Length: 23:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Diyana Zdin

7 Hour Transformation Challenge ! (with eng subs) We were planning to transform a small office lobby into playful and comfy ambiance. Modern Corporate concept plays over 2 main color tone,...


FORUM PERDANA: RAMADHAN - Antara FAKTA & ADAT - 08/07/2012 - Full

Published: July 18, 2012
Length: 42:06 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: abuaqif

http://abuaqifstudio.blogspot.com/ Komen Abu Aqif: Video ni panjang, lebih kurang 3 jam. Jadi kena ambil masa sikit untuk tonton. Sangat baik untuk persediaan menghadapi Ramadhan yang mulia....


FORUM PERDANA: RAMADHAN - Antara FAKTA & ADAT - 08/07/2012 - Part 1/3

Published: July 18, 2012
Length: 58:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: abuaqif

http://abuaqifstudio.blogspot.com/ Komen Abu Aqif: Video ni panjang, lebih kurang 3 jam. Jadi kena ambil masa sikit untuk tonton. Sangat baik untuk persediaan menghadapi Ramadhan yang mulia....


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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.

Kangar

Kangar is the state capital of Perlis, Malaysia. It has a population of 48,898 and an area of 2,619.4 ha. It is located in the northern most point of Peninsular Malaysia and is situated by the Perlis River. The center of Kangar is Sena Province, which is referred to by few locals as 'Uptown Sena'. The town is the smallest in Malaysia and its inhabitants are mostly farmers and civil servants.

Located at 6.43333, 100.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perlis, State capitals in Malaysia, Northern Corridor Economic Region

Kuala Perlis

Kuala Perlis is the second largest town and the main port of Perlis in Malaysia. It is in extreme northwest Peninsular Malaysia, near the border with Thailand. The older part of town has houses and mosques built on stilts over mangrove swamps. Kuala Perlis is also famous for its seafood, especially Laksa.

Located at 6.4, 100.133 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perlis

Arau

Arau is the royal capital of Perlis in Malaysia. It is located in Peninsular Malaysia, 14 kilometers southeast of the official state capital of Kangar. The red-roofed Istana (Royal Palace) is a mixture of colonial and pseudo-Moorish architectural styles. Near the Istana is the Royal Mosque, which can hold some 1000 worshippers. This town is the disembarkation point for visitors travelling from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi by train.

Located at 6.43333, 100.267 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perlis

Utama Negeri Stadium

Utama Negeri Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Kangar, Malaysia. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 20,000 people and opened in 1995.

Located at 6.45044, 100.201 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Malaysia, Buildings and structures in Perlis, Multi-purpose stadiums in Malaysia, Perlis FA

Kodiang

Kodiang is a town in the district of Kubang Pasu in Kedah, Malaysia. It is also a boundary between Kedah and Perlis.

Located at 6.4, 100.3 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Kedah

Perlis River

Perlis River is a river in Perlis state Malaysia.

Located at 6.4, 100.133 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Perlis

Kampung Jelutong

Kampung Jelutong is a small village located about 12 km south of Kangar, Perlis, Malaysia.

Located at 6.5, 100.283 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perak

Simpang Empat, Perlis

Simpang Empat or Simpang Ampat is a small town located in Perlis, Malaysia. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:6|20|N|100|11|E||| |primary |name= }}

Located at 6.33333, 100.183 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perlis

Universiti Malaysia Perlis

Universiti Malaysia Perlis (English: University of Malaysia, Perlis) or UniMAP is in the northernmost part of the Malaysian peninsula, less than 35 km from the Thailand border in the town of Arau, Perlis. UniMAP is a government-funded Malaysian public university.

Located at 6.44722, 100.244 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities in Perlis, Public universities in Malaysia, Educational institutions established in 2001

Megat Dewa

Megat Dewa is a small town in Kedah state, Malaysia. It is situated in Kubang Pasu district. You will see an extraordinary paddy fields' panorama at Megat Dewa. The villagers there also living in peace and unity. It's hard to find people nowadays lives their life like that. You can feels fresh air there. You can't find uncontaminated rivers and beautiful scenery at the other place except at Megat Dewa. Megat dewa is truly Kedah! The Malaysia's Rice bowls! It's in between Jitra and Perlis.

Located at 6.33333, 100.333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Kedah

Mukim Padang Perahu

Mukim Padang Perahu is a Sub-district or Mukim which is located in the northern section of Kedah. It is in the district of Kubang Pasu. The nearest town is Tunjang and the nearest city is Jitra.

Located at 6.31332, 100.346 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Kedah

Abi, Perlis

Abi is a Malay village situated between Kangar and Kaki Bukit. The populations is mostly Malay, Chinese and Siamese.

Located at 6.48333, 100.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Perlis


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Perlis, Polit, Poelit, كانجار, Кангар, Kangar, کنگر, 캉아르, கங்கார், کانگر, 加央