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Bangkalan (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 7°01′31″S112°45′07″E / 7.025313°S 112.751930°E / -7.025313; 112.751930 Coordinates: 7°01′31″S112°45′07″E / 7.025313°S 112.751930°E / -7.025313; 112.751930
Country Indonesia
Region Java
Province East Java
Regency Bangkalan Regency
Time zone UTC+7 (IWST)
Area code (+62) 31

Bangkalan is a town on the western coast of Madura Island in Indonesia, the government seat of the Bangkalan Regency.



Mount Jaddih is 10 kilometers from Bangkalan and can be accessed by a motorcycle to the mountain top to see Bangkalan town and Suramadu Bridge. The 500-hectare limestone hill of Mount Jaddih also offers a spring-water swimming pool for free. Other objects of interest to tourists near Bangkalan are a lighthouse from the Dutch colonial era (15 kilometers), Rongkang Beach (20 kilometers), and the religious site of Mount Geger (60 kilometers). [1]

Suramadu Bridge to Java

The Suramadu Bridge (Indonesian: Jembatan Suramadu), also known as the Surabaya–Madura Bridge, connects Bangkalan town on Madura to the mainland of Java.


Bangkalan has a tropical monsoon climate (Am) with moderate to little rainfall from June to October and heavy rainfall from November to May.

Climate data for Bangkalan
Average high °C (°F)30.7
Daily mean °C (°F)27.2
Average low °C (°F)23.8
Average rainfall mm (inches)289
Source: [2]

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  1. Musthofa Bisri (August 11, 2014). "Mount Jaddih, New Tourism Spot of Bangkalan".
  2. "Climate: Bangkalan". Retrieved 15 November 2020.