in Khouèng Phôngsali, Laos

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Location Summary
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: 08:31 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Vientiane
UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:28 am and 6:48 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: 2024-05-27 08:00:20

Discover Phôngsali

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 08:31 PM (Monday). 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: 24°C / 75 °F

Morning Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 75%
Air Pressure 1006 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 28th of May 2024

22°C (71 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 29th of May 2024

27°C (81 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 30th of May 2024

27°C (81 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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

Trekking Phongsali .Laos

Published: September 04, 2013
Length: 42:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Anton Umbleja

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...


Published: May 12, 2011
Length: 55:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MrTanapone

ได้ขับรถไปเที่ยวเมืองพงสาลีที่ลาวเหนือ ในรูปกำลังแวะไปเที่ยวบ้านหา...

Descente de la NAM-OU

Published: October 11, 2008
Length: 39:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: bdelabrusse

descente de la Nam-Ou de PHONGSALI à Luang-Prabang.

Tết lào bun té nước là phải chất

Published: April 12, 2019
Length: 16:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Chung Trần


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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.

Located at 21.6833, 102.1 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
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Populated places in Phongsaly Province

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Fong Sali, Muong Hou, Phong Saly, Phôngsali