Xam Nua
in Houaphan, Laos

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
20.416 and 104.048 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 20° 24' 57" and E 104° 2' 54"
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: 05:18 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Asia/Vientiane
UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:27 am and 6:06 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-16.229 and -73.695 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
La Punta
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Current travel safety evaluation for Laos in South-Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Laos.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Laos. Last Update: 2024-02-24 08:02:21

Discover Xam Nua

Xam Nua in Houaphan with it's 38,992 citizens is a town in Laos about 3,239 mi (or 5,212 km) east of Jamkhaneh, the country's capital city.

Current time in Xam Nua is now 05:18 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Vientiane with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 8 airports near Xam Nua, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Laos is Sam Neua Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Citadel of the Ho Dynasty in Vietnam at a distance of 104 mi (or 167 km).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Vieng Xai, Viengxay, Huameung, Muong Lat and Viengthong. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 77 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 60%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 81% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 25th of February 2024

28°C (82 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Monday, 26th of February 2024

31°C (87 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.

Tuesday, 27th of February 2024

28°C (83 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Videos from this area

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Phou Khoun Phieng Fa Restaurant

Published: March 15, 2013
Length: 16:27 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Darly J

http://saodarly.com View of Phou Khoun Restaurant, Route 13 on the way from Luang Prabang to Vang Vieng, Laos.

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Published: February 13, 2018
Length: 56:18 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Sophie et Aymeric En Voyage

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Published: July 02, 2018
Length: 32:07 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Skyline channel

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Published: April 04, 2019
Length: 44:23 min
Rating: 0 of 5
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Published: April 01, 2019
Length: 05:15 min
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The most Famous Street Food - Xamnuea Houaphan Laos

Published: February 15, 2019
Length: 37:35 min
Rating: 0 of 5

Yib/Phang tsheb khuam pem roob Pham Thiv

Published: February 19, 2019
Length: 14:52 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Yib Tsab

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Published: May 05, 2019
Length: 34:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Khuam Siab Channel

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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.

Xam Neua District

Xam Neua is a district of Houaphanh Province in north-eastern Laos. The capital lies at Xam Neua town.

Located at 20.4133, 104.048 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Laos, Houaphanh Province

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Samnua, Muang Sam, Sammeua, Xam Nua, NEU