in Shanxi, China

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
37.793 and 112.706 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 37° 47' 35" and E 112° 42' 20"
Currency and Currency Code:
Yuan Renminbi - CNY
Spoken languages:
Chinese, Uighur, Zhuang
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:08 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Shanghai
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:25 am and 6:12 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-38.154 and -67.151 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Casa de Piedra
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Current travel safety evaluation for China in Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 4,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to China.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning China. Last Update: 2020-09-30 07:18:53

Touring Xishagou

Xishagou in Shanxi is a town located in China about 247 mi (or 397 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital place.

Time in Xishagou is now 10:08 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Shanghai with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 6 airports nearby Xishagou, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in China is Taiyuan Wusu Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 9 km), South-West. 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 China is Ancient City of Ping Yao in a distance of 51 mi (or 82 km), South-West. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Xiaodian, Taiyuan, Liuxiang, Dongzhao and Julun. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 20°C / 68 °F

Morning Temperature 15°C / 58 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 58 °F
Chance of rainfall 6%
Air Humidity 27%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 13% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Friday, 2nd of October 2020

18°C (64 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 3rd of October 2020

18°C (64 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Sunday, 4th of October 2020

13°C (55 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Qian Xi Dong Fang Hotel Domestic Only

4,9 mi
The cross of Daxuecheng Wenhua Street and Dingyang road
030600 Jinzhong

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Meixuan Business Hotel - Taiyuan

4,8 mi
No.199 Taiyu Road, Xiaodian District, Taiyuan, China
030031 Taiyuan

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

GreenTree Inn Taiyu Road Cultural and Educational City Business Hotel

4,5 mi
Taiyu Road and Cultural and educational City, Yuci District
030600 Jinzhong

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Mimi, the kitten we rescued, growing confident and playful

Published: July 17, 2007
Length: 50:12 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Kyle Sparks

The kitten we rescued in Pingyao, China was playful as she grew confident in her new home, the guesthouse where we stayed. Her name is Mimi and she is cute in this video.


Published: August 07, 2011
Length: 31:47 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Kam Yin Pang

起飛日期:2011-07-22 目的地:香港國際機場起飛時間:9am Day: 22nd July, 2011 Destination: Hong Kong International Airport Time: 9am.

Chinese high-speed train

Published: October 28, 2018
Length: 49:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: We Shufeng

Taking A White Coat In Shanxi Medical University Taiyuan China

Published: February 17, 2019
Length: 59:13 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: drankitroy

Whit Coat #Shanxi Medical University Taiyuan China Oath Ceremony.

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Hsi-sha-kou, Xishagou