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Medan Destination Guide

Discover Medan in Indonesia!

Medan in the region of North Sumatra with it's 1,750,971 habitants is a town located in Indonesia - some 881 mi (or 1,418 km) North-West of Jakarta, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Medan in Indonesia

Local time in Medan is now 10:38 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Jakarta" with an UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Ujungtanjung, Ujungdawi, Tanjung Morawa, Sungaijernih, Saribudolok or Sarimatondang. When in this area, you might want to check out Sunggal, Sungai Mati, Pulau Brayan Darat, Pulau Brayan Kota, Medan and Bandar Khalipah Tiga as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

32°C / 89 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 31°C / 88 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 6%
Air Humidity 84%
Air Pressure 1000.5 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 20% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Thursday, 24th of August 2017
Moderate rain, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 29°C (85 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Friday, 25th of August 2017
Heavy intensity rain, scattered clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 26°C (79 °F)
Night: 24°C (75 °F)
Saturday, 26th of August 2017
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 30°C (86 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)

Videos

Medan Trip (Indonesia Lake Toba Samosi...

03:21 min ( May 03, 2012 by Evan Lin)
Views: 772 - Rating: 5/5

Traveled with MBA buddies to Medan, Indonesia. Visited Lake Toba, Samosir Island, Simalem Resort, Sipisopiso waterfall and other gorgeous places

Stop Motion Medan city

03:01 min ( April 08, 2012 by tempat paradigma)
Views: 320 - Rating: 5/5

Blog : tempatparadigma.blogspot.com type of camera : Olympus VG-110 Video editing : MAGIX Movie Edit Pro MX Plus Download Version more 540 photos. places : Polonia Airport, Mesjid Raya Medan, Istana M...


Medan North Sumatra Sumatra Indonesia...

02:38 min ( December 19, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 851 - Rating: 5/5

Preview of Venoth's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these videos...

Bola Api di Kuil Long Pho Tuad di Deli T...

01:52 min ( April 29, 2010 by suwandiliks)
Views: 643 - Rating: 5/5

Bukan Rekayasa juga bukan Trik Kamera.... Tapi merupakan kenyataan yang terjadi Kuil Se Mien Fo & Kuil Long Pho Tuad di Deli Tua,Medan...saat selesai latihan meditasi yang dibimbing & dibina oleh Seni...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Medan during the next days.

05
Nov
2017

Toba Rap ( K.O.R CREW )- K.O.R CREW

Beginning: 10:00 pm (22:00).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Mandala Airlines Flight 091

Mandala Airlines Flight 091 was a scheduled domestic flight that originated from Polonia International Airport in Medan, Indonesia to Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Jakarta. On 5 September 2005, the flight crashed into a heavily-populated residential area seconds after taking off in Medan. There were 153 fatalities. Dozens of houses and cars were destroyed, and at least 49 people are reported to have perished on the ground.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 3.58, 98.67 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:2005 in Indonesia, Accidents and incidents involving the Boeing 737, Aviation accidents and incidents in 2005, Aviation accidents and incidents in Indonesia, Mandala Airlines accidents and incidents

Istana Maimun

Istana Maimun Palace is a well-known landmark at Medan, the capital city of North Sumatra. Built by the Kesultanan of Deli, Sultan Makmun Al Rasyid Perkasa Alamsyah in years 1887–1891, the palace covers 2,772 m² and has 30 rooms. The Palace has become a tourist destination not solely because of age but also because of the unique interior design of the palace, mixing elements of Malay cultural heritage, Islam, Spanish, Indian, and Italian style.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 3.58, 98.67 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in North Sumatra, Medan, Palaces in Indonesia, Royal residences in Indonesia

Teladan Stadium

Teladan Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Medan, Indonesia. It is currently used mostly for football matches. It is the home stadium of PSMS Medan. The stadium holds 20,000 people. It is also a Training Ground of Tai Kuda FC.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 3.58, 98.67 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Indonesia, Medan, Multi-purpose stadiums in Indonesia, PSMS Medan, Sports venues in Indonesia

Polonia International Airport

Polonia International Airport (Indonesian: Bandar Udara Internasional Polonia) is an airport located in Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia, about 2 km from the downtown. It is the first international airport in Medan, the other being planned is Kuala Namu International Airport. It serves flights to several Indonesian and Malaysian cities, along with a flight to Singapore and Thailand.

More reading: Polonia International Airport homepage
Located at 3.58, 98.67 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Indonesia, Airports in Medan, Medan

Arnhemia

Arnhemia is a town in Deli Serdang Regency, North Sumatra, Indonesia. 40x40px Wikimedia Commons has media related to: Arnhemia

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 3.58, 98.67 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in North Sumatra

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