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Bandar-e Guran Destination Guide

Delve into Bandar-e Guran in Iran!

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Bandar-e Guran in the region of Hormozgān is a place located in Iran - some 667 mi (or 1,073 km) South of Tehran, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Bandar-e Guran in Iran

Local time in Bandar-e Guran is now 04:23 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tehran" with an UTC offset of 3.5 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Haft Rang, Sarig, Tabl, Shiraz, Salakh or Chahu-ye Sharqi. While being here, you might want to check out Malaki, Guran, Gomeran, Durbeni, Bandar-e Guran and Tabi as well. We discovered some clip 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

19°C / 67 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1034.1 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 8% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 19th of December 2017
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 20°C (68 °F)
Night: 18°C (65 °F)
Wednesday, 20th of December 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 21°C (70 °F)
Night: 19°C (66 °F)
Thursday, 21st of December 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 17°C (63 °F)
Night: 15°C (58 °F)

Videos

Qeshm Island chahkooh2

00:40 min ( December 26, 2007 by morteza adib)
Views: 802 - Rating: 5/5

Another movie from chahkooh, see the power of erosion!

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Interesting facts about this location

Qeshm

Qeshm is an Iranian island situated in the Strait of Hormuz, and separated from the mainland by the Clarence Strait/Khuran in the Persian Gulf .

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.73, 55.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Former Portuguese colonies, Islands of Iran, Persian Gulf, Qeshm County

Hara forests

The Hara forests is the common name for mangrove forests on the southern coast of Iran, particularly on and near the island of Qeshm in the Persian Gulf. Dominated by the species Avicennia marina, known locally as the "hara" or "harra" tree, the forests represent an important ecological resource. The "Hara Protected Area" on Quesm and the nearby mainland is a biosphere reserve where commercial use is restricted to fishing, tourist boat trips, and limited mangrove cutting for animal feed.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.73, 55.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Biosphere reserves of Iran, Forests of Iran, Geoparks in Iran, Global Geoparks Network members, National parks of Iran

2008 Bandar Abbas earthquake

The 2008 Bandar Abbas earthquake occurred on 10 September 2008 in the Hormozgān Province of southern Iran, 850 kilometres south of Tehran. Its epicenter was near the port city of Bandar Abbas, where an earthquake two years prior had caused damage. The earthquake measured 6.1 on the Moment magnitude scale and 6 on the surface wave scale, killing seven people and injuring up to 47.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.73, 55.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:2008 earthquakes, 2008 in Iran, Earthquakes in Iran, Earthquakes in United Arab Emirates, History of Hormozgan Province

Clarence Strait (Iran)

The Clarence Strait is a narrow strait separating the Iranian island of Qeshm from the Iranian mainland. It is the much smaller counterpart to the Strait of Hormuz. The native name for the strait is Khuran. The Clarence Strait is host to the most extensive mangrove forest in the Persian Gulf, which is known locally as the Hara forests.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.73, 55.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Bodies of water of Iran, Hormozgan Province, Persian Gulf, Straits of Asia, Straits of the Indian Ocean

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