in Khouèng Phôngsali, Laos
- Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces (Unesco heritage, 106 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 21.684 and 102.105 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 21° 41' 1" and E 102° 6' 19"
- 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: 06:50 AM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Asia/Vientiane
- UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:03 am and 5:56 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -15.821 and -74.401 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
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: 2023-10-04 08:04:33
Phôngsali in Khouèng Phôngsali with it's 13,500 citizens is a place in Laos about 3,086 mi (or 4,967 km) east of Jamkhaneh, the country's capital city.
Current time in Phôngsali is now 06:50 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Vientiane with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 8 airports near Phôngsali. The closest airport in Laos is Bounneau Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 22 km), West. 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 Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces in China at a distance of 106 mi (or 171 km).
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mengla, Muong Nhe, Khoa, Ban Namnga and Ban Pakla. 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||18°C / 65 °F|
|Evening Temperature||23°C / 74 °F|
|Night Temperature||21°C / 70 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1009 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 45% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Thursday, 5th of October 2023
29°C (84 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Light rain, calm, broken clouds.
Friday, 6th of October 2023
23°C (74 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Saturday, 7th of October 2023
20°C (68 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.
Videos from this area
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Trekking Phongsali .Laos
We recommend this trek for sporty and adventurous people, as the 2d day is quite challenging (6,5-7,5h hike). However a horse to carry your luggage can be rent on demand. This is a new trek...
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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.
Phongsali or Phongsaly is the capital of Phongsali Province, Laos. It is the northernmost among provincial capitals in Laos opposite Attapeu in the south. The town has about 6,000 inhabitants and is located at approximately 1430 meters on the slopes of Mount Phu Fa (1625 meters). Phongsali has pleasant summer temperatures around 25-30 ° C, but it has frequent rain. In winter from November to March it is, however, fairly cool, with daytime temperatures between 10-18 ° C, but still mostly sunny.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Phôngsali.
- Muong Nhe
- Ban Namnga
- Ban Pakla
- Dien Bien Phu
- Muong Cha
- Thi Tran Muong Te
- Muang Xay
- Luang Namtha
- Thi Tran GJien Bien
- Muang Sing
- Muong Ang
- Dien Bien Dong
- Thi Tran Tua Chua
- Thi Tran Sin Ho
- Thi Tran Tuan Giao
- Muang Nale
- Muong Chien
- Phong Tho
- Muang Long
- Lai Chau
- Thi Tran Thuan Chau
- Tam Duong
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Fong Sali, Muong Hou, Phong Saly, Phôngsali