in Changwat Khon Kaen, Thailand
- Ban Chiang Archaeological Site (Unesco heritage, 84 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 16.447 and 102.833 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 16° 26' 48" and E 102° 49' 58"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Baht - THB
- Spoken languages:
- Thai, English
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 02:31 PM (Saturday)
- Timezone: Asia/Bangkok
- UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:57 am and 6:04 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -14.713 and -75.850 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 2,7 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Thailand.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Thailand. Last Update: 2023-09-22 07:25:05
Delve into Khon Kaen
Khon Kaen in Changwat Khon Kaen with it's 147,579 habitants is located in Thailand about 242 mi (or 390 km) north-east of Bangkok, the country's capital town.
Current time in Khon Kaen is now 02:31 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bangkok with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 9 airports close to Khon Kaen, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Thailand is Khon Kaen Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 6 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Ban Chiang Archaeological Site in a distance of 84 mi (or 135 km), North-East. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ban Fang, Phra Yuen, Nam Phong, Ban Haet and Sam Sung. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 90 °F
|Morning Temperature||25°C / 77 °F|
|Evening Temperature||29°C / 84 °F|
|Night Temperature||26°C / 79 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||5%|
|Air Pressure||1009 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 69% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Sunday, 24th of September 2023
32°C (90 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Monday, 25th of September 2023
32°C (90 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Tuesday, 26th of September 2023
31°C (88 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Avani Khon Kaen Hotel & Convention Centre previously Centara Hotel & Convention Centre Khon Kaen
Pullman Khon Kaen Raja Orchid
Wishing Tree Resort
B2 Khon Kaen Boutique & Budget Hotel
Hop Inn Khon Kaen
O' Drive Resort & Hotel
Videos from this area
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Khon Kaen night market
My first try at Final Cut X and Motion 5 - shot with a Canon 7D at the Saturday street market in Khon Kaen Thailand.
Meet T-Rex at Central Plaza Khon Kaen
A very realistic T-Rex Robot in the world. I have never seen the super realistic T-Rex like this before. It is better than the one I see at Universal Studio. It also can talk with the audience....
Tom & Shampoo in Dog Washing Day - Khon Kaen, Thailand
Tom & Shampoo are english cocker spaniels who need a bath - Thai style. The great thing about Thai home bathrooms is the floors are tiled and have a drain, it's like a big shower, and there...
Khon Kaen Countdown 2011 and Magnificent Firework
The second year of Khon Kaen Countdown 2011. This year is themed "The Year of Light". More than 200000 Khon Kaen people gather at the city gate near Central Plaza shopping center, The ...
2010.5.30 タイのNong Wang Temple (Khon Kaen) タイ・コンケンの寺院
タイ・コンケン市内南東部に有る9階の寺院（Nong Wang Temple）の外観（南西角）と九階の回廊から見たブン・ケーンナコン湖（บึงแก่นนคร...
Tunnel in Khon Kaen, Thailand
This underpass should actually be an overpass. But when constructing it, someone held the plans upside down.
Paint it black in Isaan, Thailand
Tired of your old white T-shirt or is it getting too dirty too quickly? Paint it black! Call this mobile clothes blackener in Khon Kaen, Thailand.
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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.
Khon Kaen is a city in Isan, Thailand. It is also the capital of Khon Kaen Province and the Khon Kaen District.
Khon Kaen Province
Khon Kaen is the second-largest of the north-eastern provinces (changwat) of Thailand. Neighboring provinces are (from north clockwise) Nongbua Lamphu, Udon Thani, Kalasin, Maha Sarakham, Buriram, Nakhon Ratchasima, Chaiyaphum, Phetchabun and Loei.
Khon Kaen University
Khon Kaen University(KKU) is a public research university in Thailand. It was the first university established in Northeastern Thailand and remains the oldest and largest university in the region. The university is a central hub of education in northeast Thailand. It is an internationally recognized university in Asia.
OpenmindProjects (OMP), located in Nong Khai Province, Thailand is a developmental aid organisation focused helping communities in Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Nepal by the creation and management of ground roots projects in the areas of e-learning, education and environment. The main focus of the organisation is using information and communication technologies to educate individuals in schools, orphanages, national parks and villages.
CentralPlaza Khon Kaen
CentralPlaza Khon Kaen is a shopping mall in Khon Kaen, Thailand. The mall opened on December 3, 2009. It is the first shopping mall of Central Group in Isan of Thailand. Thailand's second largest retail corporation in the northeastern region of Thailand, The Largest Department Store in the northeastern is The Mall Nakhon Ratchasima.
Khon Kaen Wittayayon School
Khon Kaen Wittayayon School is a public school located in downtown Khon Kaen Province, Thailand. It admits secondary students (mathayom 1–6, equivalent to grades 7–12). Founded in 1897 as a boys' school for Khon Kaen Province, it then became the first coeducational school in Khon Kaen. The school's former names were "Khon Kaen (boys') School" and "That Wittayakhan Temple School". The first school principal was Mr. Tub Chimma.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Khon Kaen.
- Ban Fang
- Phra Yuen
- Nam Phong
- Ban Haet
- Sam Sung
- Chiang Yuen
- Kosum Phisai
- Chuen Chom
- Khuean Ubonrat
- Kut Rang
- Ban Phai
- Nong Ruea
- Huai Mek
- Mancha Khiri
- Ban Thaen
- Non Sang
- Non Sila
- Phu Wiang
- Non Sa-at
- Maha Sarakham
- Yang Talat
- Khok Pho Chai
- Waeng Yai
- Pueai Noi
- Wiang Kao
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kawn Ken, Khohn Ken, Changwat Muang Khon Kaen, Muang Khon Kaen, Changwat Khon Kaen, Khon Kan, Amphoe Phralap, Khonkhaen, Amphoe Pralap, Khon Khen, Amphoe Muang Khon Kaen, Muang Kaun Gean, Khonkean, Konkahen, Muang Khaunkaen, Khon Kaen, Mueang Khon Kaen, קון קאן, Khonken, KKC, 콘깬, Khonkenas, کھون کائن, Кхонкэн, เมืองขอนแก่น, เทศบาลนครขอนแก่น, ขอนแก่น, کھون کیئن, 坤敬市, 孔敬