in Muang Thakhèk of Khammouan, Laos

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
17.410 and 104.831 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 17° 24' 36" and E 104° 49' 50"
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: 08:46 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Vientiane
UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:28 am and 6:38 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-15.821 and -74.401 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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: 2024-06-24 08:00:22

Touring Thakhèk

Thakhèk in Muang Thakhèk (Khammouan) with it's 85,000 residents is a town located in Laos about 3,394 mi (or 5,462 km) east of Jamkhaneh, the country's capital place.

Time in Thakhèk is now 08:46 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Vientiane with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Thakhèk. The closest airport in Laos is Thakhek Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 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 Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in Vietnam at a distance of 87 mi (or 141 km).

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Nakhon Phanom, Tha Uthen, Muang Hinboun, Pla Pak and Renu Nakhon. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 76 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 19%
Air Humidity 93%
Air Pressure 1005 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Tuesday, 25th of June 2024

28°C (83 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 26th of June 2024

29°C (83 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 27th of June 2024

27°C (81 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Try Rama Flex @Nakhon Phanom

Published: October 25, 2013
Length: 02:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: siamparamotor

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NKP River Road Trip

Published: September 16, 2014
Length: 13:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Edward Miller

Go Pro. This ride takes you along the Mekong River, at Nakhon Phanom, Thailand.

Wat at Nahkon Phanom Thailand

Published: November 28, 2012
Length: 24:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: bankradontv1

Der Wat liegt am H 212, der durch Nakhon Phanom läuft, in der Nähe vom River View Hotel.

timelapse Mekong River

Published: October 18, 2013
Length: 37:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Sebastian Roß

Cung duong chu tang buoi sang 6-30 , Thakhek, Khammoune - Lào

Published: November 22, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: SATO FX

Sau phần cúng dường, chư tăng chú nguyện cho thí chủ.

Media turn focus to childhood development

Published: May 31, 2012
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Vientiane Times Thakhek, Khammuan province: Print and digital media personnel from Vientiane and the southern provinces met in Khammuan province this week for a two day workshop...


Published: January 18, 2010
Length: 23:42 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: sopheaktr

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Sand bank in the Mekong Nakhon Phanom Thailand

Published: July 26, 2012
Length: 19:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: bankradontv1

Es ist ein Erlebniss, in einem der größtem Flüsse Asiens zustehen, auch wenn es nur eine Sandbank ist. Es war ein netter Spaziergang am Morgen. Am Anfang war es ziemlich kalt. Man glaubt...

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Published: February 08, 2019
Length: 32:37 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Journey of six pack Abs

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Thai Fishing Mekong River 2018

Published: February 14, 2018
Length: 20:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: U channel

Thailand Trip Fishing Mekong river 2018.

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Khammouane, Thakhet, Muang Thakek, Thakhok, Thakhek, Tha Khaek, Thakhèk, Muang Khammouan