in Tibet Autonomous Region, China

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
29.036 and 90.472 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 29° 2' 10" and E 90° 28' 17"
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: 02:28 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Urumqi
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:59 am and 6:59 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
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Current travel safety evaluation for China in Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 3,4 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: 2024-06-18 08:18:47

Delve into Karlung

Karlung in Tibet Autonomous Region is a city located in China about 1,648 mi (or 2,653 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital town.

Current time in Karlung is now 02:28 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Urumqi with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 5 airports closer to Karlung. The closest airport in China is Lhasa Gonggar Airport in a distance of 32 mi (or 52 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 58 mi (or 93 km), North-East.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Karlung, Dongla, Partang, Ramba 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 12°C / 53 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Chance of rainfall 9%
Air Humidity 45%
Air Pressure 999 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 55% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Wednesday, 19th of June 2024

21°C (70 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Thursday, 20th of June 2024

21°C (70 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Friday, 21st of June 2024

22°C (71 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

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Bar Headed Goose - Tibet - vegetation second sample

Published: August 29, 2009
Length: 00:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Matt Saunders

Collecting a sample of vegetation as eaten by the Bar Headed Goose in Tibet. This is the second sample taken and is loose in the box - not in the plastic bag. The sample is taken on the Yamdrok...

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Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Karlung.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Donggar, Kalong, མཁར་ལུང, གདོང་དཀར, 咔龙, 卡龙