in Pursat, Cambodia
- Angkor (Unesco heritage, 62 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 12.539 and 103.919 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 12° 32' 19" and E 103° 55' 9"
- 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: 07:39 PM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Asia/Phnom_Penh
- UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:53 am and 6:21 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -12.550 and -76.071 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Delve into Pursat
Pursat in Pursat with it's 52,476 habitants is a town located in Cambodia about 95 mi (or 153 km) north-west of Phnom Penh, the country's capital town.
Time in Pursat is now 07:39 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Phnom Penh with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Pursat, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Cambodia is Kampong Chhnang Airport in a distance of 48 mi (or 77 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Angkor in a distance of 62 mi (or 100 km), North.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bakan, Phnum Kravanh, Moung Ruessei, Ta Loas and Baribour. 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: 28°C / 83 °F
|Morning Temperature||26°C / 79 °F|
|Evening Temperature||28°C / 82 °F|
|Night Temperature||27°C / 80 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||4%|
|Air Pressure||1008.5 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Friday, 23rd of August 2019
30°C (86 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Saturday, 24th of August 2019
30°C (86 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, overcast clouds.
Sunday, 25th of August 2019
27°C (81 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Videos from this area
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Cambodia 3: Phnom Penh to Pursat
On day 2 we travel from Phnom Penh north to Pursat, and then on day 3 we get to work on a well dug by HOPE. HOPE Japan's homepage: http://www.hope.or.jp/en/index.php.
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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.
Pursat is the capital of Pursat Province, Cambodia. Its name derived from a type of tree. It lies on the Stung Pouthisat River.
Bakan District is a district in Pursat Province, Cambodia. The district capital is at Trapeang Chong located on National Highway 5 around 15 kilometres north of the provincial capital at Pursat town. According to the 1998 Census, Bakan is made up of 10 communes and 156 villages. The population of the district was 121,229 persons in 22,494 households at the time of the census. Bakan is the most populous district in Pursat province.
Kandieng District is a district in Pursat Province, Cambodia. The district capital is at Kandieng town located about 12 km from the Provincial capital Pursat.
Sampov Meas District
Sampov Meas District is a district in Pursat Province, Cambodia. The provincial capital of Pursat is located within the district.
Wat Bakan or Bakan Pagoda is a pagoda in Bakan District of Pursat Province in Cambodia. It is one of the oldest active pagodas in the country. The Buddhist Institute of Cambodia notes that the original pagoda is over 800 years old and has been in continuous use as a temple. It is regarded as one of the holiest sites in Cambodian Buddhism. Parts of the original pagoda can still be seen around a small mound behind the vihear of the main temple.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Pursat.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Porsat, Poŭsăt, Pursat, Poŭthĭsăt