in Tibet Autonomous Region, China
- Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa (Unesco heritage, 62 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 28.977 and 90.449 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 28° 58' 38" and E 90° 26' 56"
- 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: 05:03 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Asia/Urumqi
- UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:16 am and 6:53 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Robinson Crusoe
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,9 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: 2021-06-16 08:28:49
Goqung in Tibet Autonomous Region is a city in China about 1,652 mi (or 2,658 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital city.
Local time in Goqung is now 05:03 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Urumqi with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 5 airports in the vicinity of Goqung. The closest airport in China is Lhasa Gonggar Airport in a distance of 36 mi (or 57 km), North-East. 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 62 mi (or 100 km), North-East.
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Karlung, Dongla, Ramba, Partang 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 / 70 °F
|Morning Temperature||13°C / 55 °F|
|Evening Temperature||16°C / 62 °F|
|Night Temperature||12°C / 54 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||5%|
|Air Pressure||998 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 81% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Wednesday, 28th of July 2021
21°C (70 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Thursday, 29th of July 2021
22°C (72 °F)
16°C (62 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Friday, 30th of July 2021
22°C (71 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
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