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Kuching Destination Guide

Discover Kuching in Malaysia!

Kuching in the region of Sarawak is a town located in Malaysia - some 608 mi (or 978 km) East of Kuala Lumpur, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Kuching in Malaysia

Local time in Kuching is now 03:04 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kuching" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Pontianak, Palangkaraya, Kuching, Muara Tuang, Batu Kitang or Kampung Haii Taha. When in this area, you might want to check out Tanah Putch, Batu Kawa, Kuching, Seventh Mile Bazaar, Maong Bazaar and Kampong Sungai Tapang 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

27°C / 80 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 99%
Air Pressure 1018.4 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 24th of February 2017
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 26°C (78 °F)
Saturday, 25th of February 2017
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 26°C (79 °F)
Night: 25°C (78 °F)
Sunday, 26th of February 2017
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 27°C (81 °F)
Night: 26°C (78 °F)

Videos

Kuching Trip 2011

14:47 min ( July 09, 2011 by koksoo)
Views: 4,610 - Rating: 5/5

We really see the harmony among all races in Kuching. Malay people are often hanging around in Chinese coffee shop eating and chatting. Where else, compare to West Malaysia we don't feel the same

Kuching City Timelapse

02:45 min ( July 31, 2011 by atomalbert)
Views: 1,072 - Rating: 5/5

Dedicated to everyone who has been touched by Kuching. This has been my home and always will be. I shot this on a Nikon d5100 with the intention of capturing the hearts of those who have fell out of l...


[Fancam] Jung Sung Ha Dancing Wonder Gir...

03:27 min ( June 23, 2012 by ChihyoBBC90)
Views: 1,157 - Rating: 5/5

Please do not edited this video. Thanks for watching

360 Degrees View Of Kuching From Civic C...

05:20 min ( November 08, 2008 by Jay T.)
Views: 4,843 - Rating: 4.75/5

This is the view from the Civic Center Tower which is located at Kuching City South. Here one can enjoy a 360 degrees view of Kuching


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Upcomming Local Events

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

23
Feb
2017

Home Business With A DONE-FOR-YOU Proven Online Marketing System For Free ! Kuching

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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24
Feb
2017

James Blake Japan Tour 2017

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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25
Feb
2017

JM Education Fair

Beginning: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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The Art Of FengShui

Beginning: 02:00 pm (14:00).
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13
Mar
2017

Grow Your Income With Mobile App

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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25
Mar
2017

Private & International School Fair In Kuching, Sarawak

Beginning: 12:00 pm (12:00).
More on eventful.com.

14
May
2017

Kuching City Warrior Challenge 2.0

Beginning: 05:00 am (05:00).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Wisma Bapa Malaysia

Wisma Bapa Malaysia also known as Bangunan Tunku Abdul Rahman is the Sarawak state secretariat building housing various government departments, including the chief minister office. It is located in Petra Jaya, Kuching. Wisma Bapa Malaysia was designed to be similar to the Malaysian Houses of Parliament in Kuala Lumpur in many aspects.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 1.52, 110.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Kuching, State secretariat buildings in Malaysia

Japanese destroyer Sagiri

Japanese destroyer Sagiri was the sixteenth of twenty-four Fubuki-class destroyer destroyers, built for the Imperial Japanese Navy following World War I. When introduced into service, these ships were the most powerful destroyers in the world. They served as first-line destroyers through the 1930s, and remained formidable weapons systems well into the Pacific War.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 1.52, 110.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:1929 ships, Fubuki-class destroyers, Maritime incidents in 1941, Ships built in Japan, Ships sunk by Dutch submarines, World War II destroyers of Japan, World War II shipwrecks in the South China Sea

Kuching International Airport

"RAF Kuching/RMAF Kuching" & "Kuching Airbase/Airfield" redirects here. Kuching International AirportLapangan Terbang Antarabangsa Kuching古晋国际机场 {{#invoke:InfoboxImage|InfoboxImage|image=KIA_Control_Tower.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 1.52, 110.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Airports established in 1950, Airports in Sarawak

Kampung Baru, Kuala Lumpur

Kampung Baru is a Malay enclave in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It is also one of the most valuable tracts of land in the capital and is estimated to be worth up to US$1.4 billion. But so far Kampung Baru elders have turned developers away, saying they want to preserve their ethnic Malay lifestyle.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 1.52, 110.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Divisions in Kuala Lumpur, Villages in Kuala Lumpur

Sarawak Stadium

Sarawak Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Kuching, Malaysia. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium has a capacity of 40,000 spectators. It was built in 1995 for the 1997 FIFA World Youth Championship. The stadium is adjacent to the old stadium, the State Stadium (Stadium Negeri) that was previously used to stage various tournaments and championship. The stadium is the home of Sarawak FA, a Malaysian Premier League football team.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 1.52, 110.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Kuching, Football venues in Malaysia, Multi-purpose stadiums in Malaysia

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