Muang Pakxan
in Bolikhamxai, Laos

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
18.383 and 103.659 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 18° 22' 57" and E 103° 39' 30"
Currency and Currency Code:
Kip - LAK
Spoken languages:
Lao, French, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:40 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Asia/Vientiane
UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:30 am and 6:33 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-15.573 and -74.853 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Laos in South-Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 3,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Laos.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Laos. Last Update: 2022-05-20 08:14:11

Explore Muang Pakxan

Muang Pakxan in Bolikhamxai with it's 21,967 inhabitants is located in Laos about 3,292 mi (or 5,299 km) east of Jamkhaneh, the country's capital.

Local time in Muang Pakxan is now 09:40 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Vientiane with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Muang Pakxan. The closest airport in Laos is Wattay International Airport in a distance of 77 mi (or 124 km), 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 is Ban Chiang Archaeological Site in Thailand at a distance of 61 mi (or 98 km). The closest in Laos is Town of Luang Prabang in a distance of 144 mi (or 98 km), South.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bueng Kan, Borikhan, Si Wilai, Bung Khla and Pakkading. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 85 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 21%
Air Humidity 71%
Air Pressure 1004 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 98% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Sunday, 22nd of May 2022

29°C (85 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 23rd of May 2022

25°C (76 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 24th of May 2022

28°C (82 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Nam Xan River

The Nam Xan River is a major river of western-central Laos. It flows down from the mountains of central Laos, flows through Borikham and joins the Mekong river at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:18|22|36|N|103|39|29|E| | |name= }} at Paksan.

Located at 18.3767, 103.658 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Laos, Bolikhamsai Province

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Paksane, Pakxan, Muang Pakxan, Paksan