in Myitkyinā District of Kachin State, Myanmar

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
25.383 and 97.396 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 25° 22' 59" and E 97° 23' 46"
Currency and Currency Code:
Kyat - MMK
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 05:42 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Asia/Yangon
UTC/GMT offset: 6.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:47 am and 6:01 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.636 and -78.832 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
San Juan Bautista
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Current travel safety evaluation for Myanmar in South-Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 4,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Myanmar.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Myanmar. Last Update: 2021-06-16 08:28:49

Explore Myitkyina

Myitkyina in Myitkyinā District (Kachin State) with it's 90,894 inhabitants is a city in Myanmar about 398 mi (or 640 km) north of Nay Pyi Taw, the country's capital.

Local time in Myitkyina is now 05:42 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Yangon with an UTC offset of 6.5 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Myitkyina. The closest airport in Myanmar is Myitkyina Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 4 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Pingyuan, Zhedao, Tengyue, Zhangfeng and Longshan. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 87 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 10%
Air Humidity 64%
Air Pressure 1008 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Saturday, 18th of September 2021

26°C (79 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 19th of September 2021

27°C (81 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, broken clouds.

Monday, 20th of September 2021

29°C (83 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Scattered clouds, calm, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

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Public demonstration in Myitkyina - Kachin State - Myanmar 7

Published: July 10, 2012
Length: 19:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: mlaawng

Marched in front of BEHS(1) Myitkyina.

kumar bhattarai & vrinda suvedi wedding ceremony part [2] \2013\5\27\

Published: March 04, 2015
Length: 27:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5

wedding ceremony.

B Daniel Ze Hkawng Portfolio - Candle Mobile Library

Published: December 22, 2014
Length: 46:15 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Juvenile Kachin

My volunteer work of founding a library with Candle Mobile Library Team in Waimaw Mungna IDP camp, Kachin State, Myanmar.

koilas bhudathoke

Published: April 21, 2013
Length: 14:52 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: raju ju


Bridh Samman Samaroh At Shree Ram Janki Mandir, MYITKYINA

Published: October 26, 2018
Length: 09:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Shivam Sawarthia


Myitkyina, Myanmar

Published: February 27, 2019
Length: 53:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Messengers

A day in life of the Myitkyina marketplace in northern Myanmar. Families riding on scooters. Fresh produce sold roadside.

My martial art training

Published: October 21, 2018
Length: 14:50 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Shanrawng Gumdanaung


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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.


Myitkyina is the capital city of Kachin State in Myanmar (Burma), located 1,480 kilometers from Yangon, and 785 kilometers from Mandalay. In Burmese it means "near the big river", and in fact "Myitkyina" lies on the west bank of the Ayeyarwady River, just below 40 kilometers from Myit-son of its two headstreams. It is the northernmost river port and railway terminus in Myanmar.

Located at 25.3833, 97.4 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Township capitals of Burma, Populated places in Kachin State, Irrawaddy River

Myitkyina University

Myitkyina University is a university in northern Myitkyina, Myanmar. Since 1996, on-campus student housing has been banned. However, there are plans to reopen the Hkakabo (to house 120 male students) and Swunparabo (to house 128 female students) residence halls in 2013.

Located at 25.4172, 97.4111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Universities and colleges in Burma, Myitkyina

Kawmein Pagoda

Kawmein Pagoda is a pagoda in Myitkyina, Myanmar. It is also known as Myoti Pagoda. In July 2010, Vice-Senior General Maung Aye, and wife Daw Mya Mya San attended ceremony at the pagoda to hoist diamond orbs.

Located at 25.385, 97.3936 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buddhist temples in Burma, Myitkyina

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Myitkyin, Myitkyinā, Myitkyina, MYT, ミッチーナー, 미치나, Mjičina, မြစ်ကြီးနားမြို့, Мьичина, Мичина, มิตจีนา, Мїчина, میئتکیئنا, 密支那