in Banteay Meanchey, Cambodia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
13.586 and 102.974 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 13° 35' 9" and E 102° 58' 25"
Currency and Currency Code:
Riels - KHR
Spoken languages:
Central Khmer, French, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:29 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Phnom_Penh
UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:57 am and 6:07 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-13.050 and -76.500 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Cerro Azul
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Delve into Sisŏphŏn

Sisŏphŏn in Banteay Meanchey with it's 23,218 habitants is a city located in Cambodia about 192 mi (or 308 km) north-west of Phnom Penh, the country's capital town.

Current time in Sisŏphŏn is now 09:29 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Phnom Penh with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 11 airports closer to Sisŏphŏn, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in Cambodia is Battambang Airport in a distance of 38 mi (or 61 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Cambodia is Angkor in a distance of 59 mi (or 94 km), East.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mongkol Borei, Preah Netr Preah, Svay Chek, Bat Dambang and Bavel. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 87 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 11%
Air Humidity 71%
Air Pressure 1006.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 40% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

28°C (83 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 20th of September 2019

28°C (83 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 21st of September 2019

28°C (83 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Road to Sisophon - Cambodia

Published: February 14, 2010
Length: 09:18 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Giulio Regosa

Two-wheel tractor.mp4

Published: May 21, 2012
Length: 21:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: wineangel2006

My grand nephew driving two wheel tractor at Phmon Bak, Sisophon Cambodia.


Published: March 03, 2009
Length: 50:21 min
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Author: Centresteps art of dance


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.


Sisophon is the provincial capital of Banteay Meanchey, Cambodia. The city separates Cambodia's National Highway 5 and National Highway 6. Serei Saophoan is difficult to pronounce, so often the area is written transliterated as "Sisophon", even on Cambodian signs. Its population is 61,482 in the 1998 census, changing little to 61,631 in the 2008 census having been overtaken by Poipet in size. About forty minutes from Sisophon there is a Khmer temple ruin called Banteay Chmar.

Located at 13.5833, 102.983 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Provincial capitals in Cambodia, Populated places in Cambodia, Serei Saophoan District, Banteay Meanchey Province

Mongkol Borei District

Mongkol Borei District is a district in the south of Banteay Meanchey Province, in north-western Cambodia. The district capital is Mongkol Borei town located around 9 kilometres south of the provincial capital of Sisophon by road. Mongkol Borey District is the southern-most district of Banteay Meanchey. The district shares a border with Battambang Province to the south. The main railway line from Phnom Penh to Poipet on the border with Thailand runs through the district from north to south.

Located at 13.5417, 103.025 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Cambodia, Banteay Meanchey Province, Mongkol Borei District

Serei Saophoan District

Serei Saophoan is a district in the centre of Banteay Meanchey Province, in north-western Cambodia. Serei Saophoan is the urban district of Banteay Meanchey province and the district capital is also the provincial capital Sisophon town. The town is located 359 kilometres north of Phnom Penh and 48 kilometres from the border with Thailand at Poipet. Serei Saophoan District is the central district of Banteay Meanchey and is surrounded by other Banteay Meanchey districts.

Located at 13.5833, 102.983 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Cambodia, Serei Saophoan District, Banteay Meanchey Province

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Sisobhon, Sesopone, Sisŏphŏn, Serei Saophoan, Sisophon