Karamay
in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
45.585 and 84.887 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 45° 35' 5" and E 84° 53' 14"
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: 04:25 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Urumqi
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:38 am and 8:11 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for China in Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 3,5 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: 2022-07-06 08:18:31

Explore Karamay

Karamay in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region is a city in China about 1,635 mi (or 2,631 km) west of Beijing, the country's capital.

Local time in Karamay is now 04:25 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Urumqi with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 2 airports in the vicinity of Karamay. The closest airport in China is Karamay Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 14 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Jinlong, Sanping, Baijiantan, Xiaoguai and Baikouquan. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 85 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 31°C / 88 °F
Night Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 25%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (7 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 60% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Thursday, 7th of July 2022

30°C (87 °F)
29°C (85 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Friday, 8th of July 2022

32°C (90 °F)
31°C (88 °F)
Broken clouds, high wind, near gale.

Saturday, 9th of July 2022

32°C (90 °F)
33°C (91 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Gemflower Hotel - Karamary

Address
0,6 mi
No.36 Kunlun Road, Karamary, Xinjiang.
834000 Kelamayi
China

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Bodayindu

Address
0,6 mi
16 Youyi Rd
834000 kelamayi
China

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Zhengtian Landmark Hotel

Address
0,6 mi
A30 YOUYI ROAD
834000 Karamay
China

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 06:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Zhungaer International Hotel

Address
1,2 mi
75 ZHUNGAER ROAD
834000 Karamay
China

Time Information

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


Huili Hotel Domestic only

Address
2,5 mi
No.150 You Yi Road
834099 Karamay
China

Time Information

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


Jun Yue Bai He

Address
0,9 mi
The New South Road and construction of Road Interchange
834000 Kelamayi
China

Time Information

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


Karamay Green Home Inn Mainland Chinese Citizens Only

Address
1,8 mi
No.304-201/202 Hongxing Road
834000 Karamay
China

Time Information

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


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.

Dushanzi District

Dushanzi (Maytagh) District is a district within the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region in China and is under the administrative jurisdiction of the Karamay City. It contains an area of 400 km. According to the 2002 census, it has a population of 60,000.

Located at 45.6, 84.8667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Xinjiang

Karamay District

Karamay District is a district within the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region and is under the administrative jurisdiction of Karamay city. It contains an area of 5,351 km. According to the 2002 census, it has a population of 150,000.

Located at 45.6, 84.8667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Xinjiang

1994 Karamay fire

The 1994 Karamay fire is considered one of the worst civilian fires in the history of the People's Republic of China. On December 8, 1994, a fire broke out in a theatre hosting 1,000 children and teachers in Karamay, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region. During the fire, the students and teachers were ordered to remain seated to allow Communist Party officials to walk out first. The fire killed 325, including 288 schoolchildren.

Located at 45.6008, 84.8681 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1994 in China, Fires in China, 1994 fires, History of Xinjiang, Theatre fires


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Karamai, Kramaj, K'o-la-ma-i-shih, K'o-na-ma-i, K'o-la-ma-i, Hei-yu-shan, Kelamayi, Karamay, KRY, カラマイ市, 커라마이 시, Karamajus, Карамай хот, Karamay-chhī, Карамай, Карамај, คาราเมย์, قاراماي شەھىرى, کارامای, 克拉瑪依, 克拉玛依市, 克拉玛依