in Province of Palawan of Mimaropa, Philippines

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
7.984 and 117.049 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 7° 59' 1" and E 117° 2' 55"
Currency and Currency Code:
Peso - PHP
Spoken languages:
Tagalog, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 02:18 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Manila
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:52 am and 6:25 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-7.907 and -62.904 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Pasto Grande
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Current travel safety evaluation for Philippines in South-Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Philippines.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Philippines. Last Update: 2020-05-25 07:30:51

Delve into Balabac

Balabac in Province of Palawan (Mimaropa) with it's 9,881 habitants is located in Philippines about 529 mi (or 852 km) south-west of Manila, the country's capital town.

Current time in Balabac is now 02:18 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Manila with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Balabac. The closest is airport we know is Kudat Airport in Malaysia in a distance of 75 mi (or 120 km). The closest airport in Philippines is Cagayan de Sulu Airport in a distance of 120 mi (or 120 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Narra, Kota Kinabalu, Victoria, Roxas and San Vicente. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 89 °F

Morning Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Evening Temperature 31°C / 87 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 65%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 27th of May 2020

32°C (89 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 28th of May 2020

32°C (90 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 29th of May 2020

32°C (90 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Tangkahan Island Palawan Philippines

Published: February 07, 2019
Length: 07:24 min
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Author: Mendel Maglasang

1st Island on my 2019 Paradise Visit.The Balabac Palawan Philippines Island Hopping. For more Info how to visit this paradise, please contact Ken Alvarado ...


Published: November 14, 2018
Length: 54:26 min
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Author: Kurt Everfresh

The gem that is called Balabac is tucked away in the farthest reaches of Palawan, Philippines. There awaits another treasure for those who seek the raw beauty ...

Balabac, Palawan Philippines 2019

Published: April 03, 2019
Length: 52:25 min
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Author: Apollo Gasmen

Balabac 2019

Published: July 10, 2019
Length: 04:35 min
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Author: Nikko Nikko

It took us 9 hours travel to get to Balabac main island but it was all worth it! The beauty of the unspoiled beach of Onok Island is the best!

VLOG #28: Balabac Day 1| Patunggong Island, Patawan Island and Candaraman Island

Published: June 05, 2019
Length: 59:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Timawang Gala

At ito na ang highlights ng aming Palawan Escapade! Ang lugar sa Pinas na magse-set ng mataas na standards pagdating sa ganda ng mga beaches - ang ...

Balabac Escapade

Published: April 27, 2019
Length: 46:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Roldan Esame

V#0010 Come back, come back Balabac, Palawan, Philippines Babalik at babalik kayo dahil sa ganda ng Balabac... 2018.

Filipinas - Balabac e El Nido

Published: July 07, 2019
Length: 39:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Felipe Mende

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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.

Balabac, Palawan

Balabac is a seconnd class municipality in the province of Palawan, Philippines, off the southern end of Palawan Island. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 35,758 people. The municipality consists of some 30 islands, the largest of which are Balabac, Bancalan, Bugsuk, Mantangule, Pandanan, and Ramos . The islands are notable for its uncommon indigenous plant and animal species, such as the nocturnal Philippine mouse-deer (or Pilandok).

Located at 7.95, 117.017 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities of Palawan

Balabac Island

Balabac Island is the western-most island of the Palawan province in the Philippines, only about 50 kilometres north from Sabah, Malaysia, across the Balabac Strait. Administratively, the island forms the main part of Balabac Municipality and is divided into 14 barangays (the other 6 barangays of the municipality are on other nearby islands): Balabac Island is home to various endemic species.

Located at 7.95, 117.02 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Palawan

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