in Tibet Autonomous Region, China
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 31.477 and 92.057 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 31° 28' 36" and E 92° 3' 26"
- 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: 07:02 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Asia/Urumqi
- UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:20 am and 6:30 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Robinson Crusoe
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Delve into Nagqu
Nagqu in Tibet Autonomous Region with it's 30,000 habitants is a city located in China about 1,479 mi (or 2,380 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital town.
Current time in Nagqu is now 07:02 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Urumqi with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 2 airports closer to Nagqu. The closest airport in China is Lhasa Gonggar Airport in a distance of 165 mi (or 266 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Nagqu, Dagsar, Nyima, Kormang and Xomong. 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: 18°C / 65 °F
|Morning Temperature||5°C / 40 °F|
|Evening Temperature||15°C / 60 °F|
|Night Temperature||9°C / 47 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1003.4 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 89% of sky|
|General Conditions||Overcast clouds|
Wednesday, 21st of August 2019
17°C (62 °F)
7°C (44 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, scattered clouds.
Thursday, 22nd of August 2019
17°C (63 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Friday, 23rd of August 2019
17°C (63 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Light rain, calm, broken clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
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.
Nagqu Prefecture is the largest prefecture of the Tibet Autonomous Region. Nagqu has a total area of 450,537 km. The prefecture is divided into 11 different counties and the capital of Nagchu Town is located within Nagqu County. Nagqu Dagring Airport will be the world's highest altitude airport by 2011 at 4,436 meters above sea level. Nagqu was chosen to host the largest logistics center in the plateau region, which began operations in August 2009.
Nagchukha, or Naqu, is a town in northern Tibet, seat of Nagqu Prefecture, approximately 328 km by road north-east of the capital Lhasa, within the People's Republic of China. At the time of the visit in 1950 of Thubten Jigme Norbu, the elder brother of Tenzin Gyatso the 14th Dalai Lama, Nagchukha was a small town with only a few clay huts but was also the headquarters of the District Officer, the Dzongpön. It was on the main caravan route coming from Amdo to Central Tibet.
Naqu Railway Station
Naqu railway station is a station on the Chinese railway to Tibet.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Nagqu.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Hei-ho, Na-ko-ch’u-tsung, Hei-ho-chen, Nagchuka, Nagchhukha, Nagchhu Dzong, Nagchhuka, Na-ch’ü-k’a, Nagchu-dzong, Na-ch’ü, Kheykhe, Nakchukha Dzong, Nagchu, Nag-chu-dsong, Na-ku-chia, Nagqu, Naqu Zhen, নাগ-ছু বিভাগ, ནག་ཆུ་ས་ཁུལ།, Nagčhu, Nagqu Prefecture, Nagqu Prefektura, Préfecture de Nagchu, Nagqu thi-khî, नगचु विभाग, Prefettura di Nagqu, ナクチュ地区, 나취 지구, Nagqu Tē-khu, Нагчу, Nakchu, Naqu, 那曲, 那曲地区, 那曲镇