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Shapur Destination Guide

Discover Shapur in Iran!

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Shapur in the region of Fārs is a town located in Iran - some 410 mi (or 659 km) South of Tehran, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Shapur

Local time in Shapur is now 09:09 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tehran" with an UTC offset of 3.5 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Haft Pareh, Ja'farabad, Yasuj, Basra, Tall-e Kushk or Eslamabad. When in this area, you might want to check out as well. We also found some pictures.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

12°C / 53 °F Heavy intensity rain
Morning Temperature 11°C / 53 °F
Evening Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Chance of rainfall 35%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1010.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Tuesday, 26th of March 2019
Heavy intensity rain, calm, overcast clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 11°C (52 °F)
Night: 6°C (43 °F)
Wednesday, 27th of March 2019
Light rain, calm, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 13°C (56 °F)
Night: 7°C (44 °F)
Thursday, 28th of March 2019
Light rain, calm, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 13°C (55 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)

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Interesting facts about this location

Bishapur

Bishapur (or Bishâpûr) is an ancient city situated south of modern Faliyan, Iran on the ancient road between Persis and Elam. The road linked the Sassanid capitals Istakhr (very close to Persepolis) and Ctesiphon. Bishapur is in the kazerun. Bishapur was built near a river crossing and at the same site there is also a fort with rock-cut reservoirs and a river valley with six Sassanid rock reliefs.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.77, 51.57 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:3rd-century architecture, Fars Province, Former populated places in Iran, Iranian architecture

Davan

Davan is located at 29° 23′ N, 51° 55′ E, in a narrow valley at the foot of Mount Davān in the greater Zagros range. It is divided into upper (maʿale-ye bār) and lower (ma ale -ye duman) quarters. Some ruins dating from the Parthian and Sasanian periods are located approximately 4 km to the south of the village.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.77, 51.57 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Iran

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