in Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 35.919 and 74.312 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 35° 55' 7" and E 74° 18' 44"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Rupee - PKR
- Spoken languages:
- Urdu, English, Panjabi, Sindhi, Pushto
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 04:56 PM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Asia/Karachi
- UTC/GMT offset: 5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 4:58 am and 7:19 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Hanga Roa
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 4,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Pakistan.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Pakistan. Last Update: 2020-07-15 07:21:05
Delve into Gilgit
Gilgit in Gilgit-Baltistan with it's 10,414 habitants is a town located in Pakistan about 168 mi (or 270 km) north-east of Islamabad, the country's capital town.
Time in Gilgit is now 04:56 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Karachi with an UTC offset of 5 hours. We know of 9 airports closer to Gilgit, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Pakistan is Gilgit Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Aliabad, Chilas, Gakuch, Eidgah and Dasu. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 78 °F
|Morning Temperature||19°C / 66 °F|
|Evening Temperature||25°C / 78 °F|
|Night Temperature||21°C / 70 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1014 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from South|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 37% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Thursday, 16th of July 2020
26°C (79 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Scattered clouds, calm.
Friday, 17th of July 2020
27°C (80 °F)
24°C (74 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Saturday, 18th of July 2020
26°C (78 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Videos from this area
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The route to Rush Lake, Days 1-3 Beats's photos around Hoper, Northern Areas, Pakistan (gilgit)
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Nanga Parbat's Rupal Face Lraleigh's photos around Tareshing, Pakistan (rupal face pictures)
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Trip to Northern Areas-21 Gilgit
Gilgit is the capital city of Gilgit--Baltistan, Pakistan. It is the fifth but non-constitutional administrative province of Pakistan. The GB, formerly known as Northern Areas, consist of seven...
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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.
Gilgit is the capital city of Gilgit–Baltistan, Pakistan. It is the fifth but non-constitutional administrative province of Pakistan. The Gilgit–Baltistan, formerly known as Northern Areas, consist of seven districts, namely Gilgit, Skardu, Diamer, Ghizer, Astore, Ghanche and Hunza-Nagar. The Major and most dominating tribe of Gilgit-Baltistan is 'Shin' while Shina is the language spoken by majority of the population from Ghizer of Gilgit–Baltistan to Kohistan of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Gilgit.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Gilghit, Gilgit, GIL, گلگت