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Bandar Abbas in the region of Hormozgān with it's 352,173 habitants is a place located in Iran - some 654 mi (or 1,052 km) South-East of Tehran, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Bandar Abbas in Iran

Local time in Bandar Abbas is now 04:44 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tehran" with an UTC offset of 3.5 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Tomun-e Gholamhasan, Tall-e Siah, Tazian-e Zir, Soro, Shiraz or Abu Dhabi. When in this area, you might want to check out 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

17°C / 63 °F Heavy intensity rain
Morning Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Chance of rainfall 25%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1015.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Saturday, 25th of March 2017
Very heavy rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Very heavy rain Day: 18°C (65 °F)
Night: 17°C (63 °F)
Sunday, 26th of March 2017
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 19°C (66 °F)
Night: 17°C (63 °F)
Monday, 27th of March 2017
Light rain, calm, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 21°C (70 °F)
Night: 19°C (66 °F)

Videos

BandarAbbas

01:21 min ( June 13, 2008 by div0oneh)
Views: 720 - Rating: 5/5

BaNDaRaBBaS IRaN DRiViNG iN BaNDaRaBBaS

Bazar dell'Iran

14:10 min ( March 16, 2012 by Mario Scrittore Biondi)
Views: 174 - Rating: 5/5

Lo scrittore Mario Biondi mostra alcuni bazar popolari visitati in Iran tra 2003 e 2004


Trip from Bandar-e-Abbas to Kish Island

03:05 min ( February 03, 2008 by ajvhan)
Views: 8,008 - Rating: 4.66667/5

Trip took on 20th and 21st December 2007. With savari From Bandar-e-Abbas to Bandar-e_Lenge and Bandar-e-Charakand with Speed boat to Kish Island

Safar Boshehr esfahan Yazd wmv

11:49 min ( November 04, 2010 by marcopoloofiran)
Views: 196 - Rating: 0/5

Travel From mashad to : Tabas, yazd , Shiraz , Booshehr, boshehr, Genave , Esfand 1387 : ,, , , Iran Travel travel khaterate safar be jonoob 1389 89 ! www.marcopolo...


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Interesting facts about this location

Islamic Republic of Iran Navy

After the Iranian Revolution in 1979, the Imperial Iranian Navy was named Islamic Republic of Iran Navy (IRIN). As the naval warfare service branch of the Islamic Republic of Iran's armed forces, it has traditionally been the smallest branch of the Iranian military and is tasked mainly with securing Iran's ports and coastline. Over time, the Iranian Navy has changed its mission to primarily anti-piracy beyond the Persian Gulf and Gulf of Oman.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.19, 56.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Iranian Navy

Bandar Abbas International Airport

Bandar Abbas International Airport is an airport in Bandar Abbas, the capital of Hormozgān Province in Iran.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.19, 56.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Iran, Hormozgan Province

Fort of Our Lady of the Conception

The Fort of Our Lady of the Conception, also known as the Portuguese Castle, is a red stone fortress on Hormuz Island, Iran. It is one of the last surviving monuments of Portuguese colonial rule in the Persian Gulf. Constructed on reddish stone on a rocky promontory at the far north of the island, the castle was originally cut off from the rest of the island by a moat, traces of which still remain.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.19, 56.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:16th-century architecture, Castles in Iran, Hormuz Island, Iranian architecture, Portuguese forts

Ormus

The Kingdom of Ormus (also known as Ohrmuzd, Hormuz, and Ohrmazd; Portuguese Ormuz) was a 10th to 17th century kingdom located within the Persian Gulf and extending as far as the Strait of Hormuz. The Kingdom was established by Arab princes in the 10th century who in 1262 came under the suzerainty of Persia, before becoming a client state of the Portuguese Empire. The kingdom received its name from the fortified port city which served as its capital.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.19, 56.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Former Portuguese colonies, Hormozgan Province, Persian history, Portuguese colonisation in Asia

Geno Biosphere Reserve

The Geno Biosphere Reserve, with a total area of 27,500 hectares, situated in the Hormozgan province of Iran. It has been designated as a protected area by the Iranian Department of Environment in 1976. Geno has mountains as high as 3,000 meters above sea level, and in light of this, has a unique climatic and biosphere conditions within the Persian gulf region. UNESCO reported about 40,300 people living within the boundaries of the biosphere reserve in 2000.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.19, 56.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
Tags:Biosphere reserves of Iran, Geoparks in Iran, Global Geoparks Network members, National parks of Iran

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