in Tibet Autonomous Region, China
- Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa (Unesco heritage, 27 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 29.285 and 90.997 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 29° 17' 6" and E 90° 59' 48"
- 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: 12:37 PM (Friday)
- Timezone: Asia/Urumqi
- UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:04 am and 6:58 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Robinson Crusoe
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 4,1 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: 2020-07-09 07:21:54
Delve into Gangqiong
Gangqiong in Tibet Autonomous Region is a city located in China about 1,612 mi (or 2,595 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital town.
Current time in Gangqiong is now 12:37 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Urumqi with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 3 airports closer to Gangqiong. The closest airport in China is Lhasa Gonggar Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa in a distance of 27 mi (or 43 km), North.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Konggar, Caina, Nam, Niu and Dagar. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 71 °F
|Morning Temperature||13°C / 55 °F|
|Evening Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Night Temperature||16°C / 61 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||2%|
|Air Pressure||999 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Saturday, 11th of July 2020
14°C (58 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Sunday, 12th of July 2020
21°C (71 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Monday, 13th of July 2020
22°C (71 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Videos from this area
These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.
Where's the runway? Approach and landing at Gonggar airport for Lhasa Tibet
The spectacular approach between the mountains to Gonggar airport Tibet. Gonggar was the nearest suitable airport sized flat area to Lhasa, which lies some 30km North over a mountain range....
國航知音Air China A330-200成都双流机场 / 拉萨贡嘎机场
國航知音Air China Airbus A330-200. TakeOff from Chengdu Intl Airport (China) to Lasa Gongga Intl Airport. Lhasa Tibet (Feb 2008) 成都双流机场.
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