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Sitar Destination Guide

Explore Sitar in Iran.

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Sitar in the region of Īlām is a town in Iran - some 297 mi (or 479 km) South-West of Tehran, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Sitar in Iran

Current time in Sitar is now 12:18 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tehran" with an UTC offset of 3.5 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Sheykh Sa'd, Hamzeh, Balata, Septun, Karbala or Esteqlal. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Shalibeh Sarkheh, Sitar, Zamzam-e Seyyed Majid and Lizeh-ye Bozorg. We also found some pictures.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

17°C / 62 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 53 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 78%
Air Pressure 1006.8 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (3 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 80% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 23rd of February 2018
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 17°C (63 °F)
Night: 12°C (54 °F)
Saturday, 24th of February 2018
Very heavy rain, overcast clouds.
Very heavy rain Day: 13°C (56 °F)
Night: 14°C (57 °F)
Sunday, 25th of February 2018
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 19°C (66 °F)
Night: 12°C (53 °F)

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Interesting facts about this location

Karkheh Dam

The Karkheh Dam is a large multi-purpose earthen embankment dam built in Iran on the Karkheh River in 2001 by the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC). The dam is on the Karkheh River in the Northwestern province of Khūzestān, the closest city being Andimeshk to the east. It is 127 metres high and has a reservoir capacity of 5.9 billion cubic meters. The Karkheh Dam is designed to irrigate 320,000 hectares of land, produce 520 MW of hydro-electricity and prevent downstream floods.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.47, 47.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Dams completed in 2001, Dams in Iran, Earth-filled dams, Hydroelectric power stations in Iran, Khuzestan Province, Reservoirs in Iran

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