Gaocheng
in Yunnan Sheng, China

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
23.130 and 102.810 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 23° 7' 49" and E 102° 48' 35"
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: 07:42 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Shanghai
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:36 am and 7:08 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.380 and -70.582 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Las Cruces
References
This place on Geonames.org
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: 2024-02-22 08:21:11

Discover Gaocheng

Gaocheng in Yunnan Sheng is a place in China about 1,405 mi (or 2,261 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital city.

Current time in Gaocheng is now 07:42 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Shanghai with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 8 airports near Gaocheng, of which one is a larger airport. The closest is airport we know is Bounneau Airport in Laos in a distance of 118 mi (or 190 km). The closest airport in China is Simao Airport in a distance of 120 mi (or 190 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in China is Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), South-West.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Nansha, Gejiu, Yisa, Daxing and Lin'an. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 20°C / 69 °F

Morning Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 20%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 57% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Friday, 23rd of February 2024

20°C (69 °F)
10°C (51 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Saturday, 24th of February 2024

21°C (69 °F)
10°C (49 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.

Sunday, 25th of February 2024

21°C (69 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Passing of Time - Timelapse

Published: May 17, 2012
Length: 17:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Lydia Ainsworth

Photography AS Exam for some reason really bad quality.


Yuanyang Rice Terraces, Duoyhisu village, Yunnan province, China

Published: April 28, 2013
Length: 32:15 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Maciek Roszkowski

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Duoyishu Terrace Sunrise part 2 多依樹景區-天亮 day 6 - 2 ( Yunnan )

Published: March 18, 2011
Length: 58:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Porkat Koh

2011.03.02.


元陽・多依樹の棚田 Rice Fields Duoyishu Yuanyang China

Published: February 02, 2012
Length: 11:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: puipui糕

見ての通りです。が朝焼け、日の入りは見られませんでした。がイ族のたまご売りが買ってよ買ってよとやってきました。が2007年1月14...


元陽の棚田と少数民族の子どもたち

Published: February 04, 2007
Length: 09:44 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: puipui糕

見ての通りです。。が中国雲南省昆明から約400Km車でだらだら走って6時間のところにある元陽の棚田です。が雲海が邪魔をしてうまく見られると...


Rice Vermicelli 風味米線 day 6 - 7 ( Yunnan )

Published: March 18, 2011
Length: 27:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Porkat Koh

2011.03.02.


勝村の赶集★雲南省の少数民族が集まるマーケット

Published: January 16, 2012
Length: 03:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: puipui糕

見ての通りです。 が、 勝村はウサギ、ひつじ、ぶたの日が赶集です。 美味しいものが各地から売られに来ます。 こぶたは1匹3000元でし...


<中国の棚田> 夕暮れの壩達(ばーだー)

Published: January 21, 2012
Length: 46:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: puipui糕

見ての通りです。が風が強いです。が前来たときは単なる草ぼうぼうの小高い山だったけどきれいに整備させ30元とられました。


Postcard without Word - Terrace Rice Fields in Yuanyang China

Published: January 05, 2013
Length: 47:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: PeaceOnEarthDotOrg

Mountain mist embraces the terrace rice fields in Yuanyang, China.


Postcard without Word - Terrace Rice Fields in Yuanyang China (2)

Published: January 06, 2013
Length: 28:41 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: PeaceOnEarthDotOrg

Mountain mist embraces the terrace rice fields in Yuanyang, China.


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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Gaocheng, 高城