Upper Dir
in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
35.207 and 71.877 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 35° 12' 26" and E 71° 52' 36"
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: 05:33 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Karachi
UTC/GMT offset: 5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:31 am and 7:02 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hanga Roa
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Current travel safety evaluation for Pakistan in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 3,8 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: 2022-08-13 07:58:59

Delve into Upper Dir

Upper Dir in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa with it's 29,869 habitants is a city located in Pakistan about 122 mi (or 197 km) north-west of Islamabad, the country's capital town.

Current time in Upper Dir is now 05:33 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Karachi with an UTC offset of 5 hours. We know of 9 airports closer to Upper Dir, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Pakistan is Saidu Sharif Airport in a distance of 38 mi (or 62 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 Pakistan is Buddhist Ruins of Takht-i-Bahi and Neighbouring City Remains at Sahr-i-Bahlol in a distance of 61 mi (or 99 km), South.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Naray, Timargara, Dangam, Asmar and Malakand. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 80 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 69 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 57%
Air Pressure 1008 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 55% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 15th of August 2022

26°C (78 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.

Tuesday, 16th of August 2022

19°C (67 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 17th of August 2022

23°C (73 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

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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.

Upper Dir District

Upper Dir is one the 24 districts in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province of Pakistan. The district was formed in 1996, when Dir District was divided into Upper Dir and Lower Dir.

Located at 35.2042, 71.8722 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Upper Dir District, Districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Upper Dir, Dīr