Mrauk U
in Mrauk-U of Rakhine State, Myanmar

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
20.590 and 93.191 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 20° 35' 24" and E 93° 11' 26"
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: 12:19 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Yangon
UTC/GMT offset: 6.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:08 am and 6:05 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-14.320 and -76.160 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Santa Rosa
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Current travel safety evaluation for Myanmar in South-Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 3,5 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: 2020-09-30 07:18:53

Delve into Mrauk U

Mrauk U in Mrauk-U (Rakhine State) is a town located in Myanmar about 199 mi (or 321 km) west of Nay Pyi Taw, the country's capital town.

Time in Mrauk U is now 12:19 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Yangon with an UTC offset of 6.5 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Mrauk U. The closest airport in Myanmar is Sittwe Airport in a distance of 38 mi (or 61 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Sittwe, Magway, Hakha, Chittagong and Nay Pyi Taw. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 86 °F

Morning Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 29°C / 83 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 73%
Air Pressure 1004 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 9 km/h (5 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 73% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 1st of October 2020

29°C (84 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 2nd of October 2020

30°C (86 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 3rd of October 2020

30°C (86 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Videos from this area

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Published: January 21, 2013
Length: 23:57 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: warmeye

Behind Andaw Thein (Tooth Shrine) temple a mother and daughter are busy collecting and transporting water from a communal well.

Novitiation ceremony _ Mrauk-U november 2012

Published: December 04, 2012
Length: 22:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: May Renon

Htuk Kant Thein Temple Segment 3

Published: June 24, 2014
Length: 44:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Thein Zan

Htuk Kant Thein Temple 3, The trailer movie of [SOUL OF ARRACAN (ANCIENT PAGODAS LAND)], Written, Directed & Produced by Sara Kyaw Hla Maung (Mrauk-U). Total 40 no. of Ancient Pagodas ...

Arrivée à Mrauk-U

Published: September 09, 2018
Length: 09:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Naggle

Après 17h de bus, arrivée à Mrauk-U, petit village dans la jungle.

Mrauk U Rakhine state Myanmar Shittaung Temple

Published: January 23, 2019
Length: 30:23 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Sandar Lamin

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Mrauk U, Rakhaing State in Myanmar

Published: March 29, 2019
Length: 26:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Thanda Travel and Tour Myanmar

Photos Credit Htay May from Facebook.

緬甸旅遊 Mrauk U 妙烏 - 簡介與交通篇

Published: December 16, 2018
Length: 16:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Victoria Yeung

妙烏是我一見鍾情的城市。原始,簡樸,到處都是笑臉,徒步或踏單車能走完的城市。 與其說她是城市,用「小鎮」來稱呼她還是比較合適。賓館若...

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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.

Shite-thaung Temple

The Shite-thaung Temple; also spelled Shittaung) is a famous temple in Mrauk U. The name means 'Temple of 80,000 Buddha Images', and is also known as the 'Temple of Victory'.

Located at 20.5975, 93.1931 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buddhist temples in Rakhine State, Visitor attractions in Burma, Buddhist temples in Burma, Buddhist pilgrimages, Rakhine State


Dhanyawadi was a town in Northern Rakhine State, Myanmar. The site is approximately 80 miles north by north east of Sittwe, and lies between the Kaladan River and Thare Chaung (Thare Stream). Like much of Northern Rakhine State, it is in a hilly locale.

Located at 20.5861, 93.1906 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Rakhine State


Waithali, located in today's northern Rakhine State, Myanmar, was the capital of the Waithali Kingdom from 788 to 1018. The former capital site is approximately 70 kilometers northeast of Sittwe, and east of Ram Chaung, a tributary of the Kaladan river. Like much of northern Rakhine State, Waithali is in a hilly locale. Like its predecessor, Dhanyawadi, the former capital site has fallen into ruin and much of it is now deserted. Only a few temples and traces of the old city wall remain.

Located at 20.5861, 93.1906 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Rakhine State

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Mrauk U.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Myonaung, Myohaung, Mrauk-oo, Mrohaung, Mrauk U, မြောက်‌ဦးမြို့, မြောက်ဦးမြို့, Myauk U, Mrauk-U, Мьяу-У