Phu Wiang
in Changwat Khon Kaen, Thailand

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
16.653 and 102.376 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 16° 39' 9" and E 102° 22' 31"
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: 03:57 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Bangkok
UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:44 am and 6:47 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-14.713 and -75.850 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Thailand in South-Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 3,0 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: 2020-07-11 07:20:57

Delve into Phu Wiang

Phu Wiang in Changwat Khon Kaen is a town located in Thailand about 236 mi (or 380 km) north-east of Bangkok, the country's capital town.

Time in Phu Wiang is now 03:57 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bangkok with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Phu Wiang. The closest airport in Thailand is Khon Kaen Airport in a distance of 30 mi (or 48 km), South-East. 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 90 mi (or 144 km), North-East.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Wiang Kao, Nong Na Kham, Nong Ruea, Si Chomphu and Ban Thaen. 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 32°C / 90 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 80 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 59%
Air Pressure 1003 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 12th of July 2020

32°C (90 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 13th of July 2020

29°C (84 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 14th of July 2020

30°C (86 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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

Schussfahrt nach Phu Wiang การเดินทางไปยังอำเภอภูเวียง (Thailand 4.2)

Published: June 20, 2013
Length: 07:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Phu Wiang

Fahrt in die Kreisstadt Phu Wiang zum großen Flohmarkt am Vortag von Songkran, Filmzusammenstellung aus der,DVD "Thailand 2008 #04" (Archiv-Nr.24) aus der Familienchronik als Reisereportage.

The Weaving Road of Phu Wiang Thailand (HD version)

Published: September 29, 2009
Length: 27:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: James Quilty

During part of the year the women of Phu Wiang work in the rice fields of the Issan region of North-east Thailand, but the rest of the year they weave - silk, reeds and cotton.

Ausflug zum Dinosaurier - Naturkundemuseum (Thailand 8.1)

Published: June 22, 2013
Length: 42:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Phu Wiang

การเดินทางไปพิพิธภัณฑ์ไดโนเสาร์ Nach kurzem Besuch eines an der Strecke liegenden buddhistischen Tempels führte uns der Weg ins...

บุญบั้งไฟนาชุมแสง 2555 (English)

Published: July 06, 2012
Length: 25:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: สถานีรักบ้านเกิด

ชมขบวนบั้งไฟในงานบุญบั้งไฟนาชุมแสง อำเภอภูเวียง จังหวัดขอนแก่น Bun Bang...


Published: April 19, 2013
Length: 13:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: สถานีรักบ้านเกิด

ทางเลือกใหม่ของคนคิดถึงบ้าน ชานชาลาพิเศษนี้รับอาสาที่จะนำพาคุณถึงบ...

บุญบั้งไฟนาชุมแสง2555 ตอน ขบวนฟ้อนรำ

Published: June 05, 2012
Length: 06:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: สถานีรักบ้านเกิด


Phu Wiang Dinosaur Museum & National Park (พิพิธภัณฑ์ไดโนเสาร์ภูเวียง)

Published: December 24, 2014
Length: 55:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5

Travel with Asia Travel Routes Phu Wiang Dinosaur Museum & National Park in Khon Kaen Province in Northeast Thailand (พิพิธภัณฑ์ไดโนเ...


Published: August 19, 2018
Length: 25:02 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: อีสาน แคสเกม

Battle of the Bottles Challenge|Hampasan Challenge| First Challenge

Published: December 13, 2018
Length: 39:52 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: YourPlayMates PH

This is just for fun. PS. Naligo po kami hindi lang po halata jan.


Published: April 19, 2019
Length: 06:18 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: สื่อไทบ้าน อีสานทีวี


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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.

Phu Wiang Dinosaur Museum

Phu Wiang Dinosaur Museum is a geological museum mainly exhibited the story about fossils. It is under administration of the Department of Mineral Resources, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, the Royal Thai Government situated in the Khok Sanambin public area with an area of 40 acres in Tambon Nai Muang, Wiang Kao district, Khon Kaen province in the northeastern region of Thailand.

Located at 16.6783, 102.354 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Natural history museums, Natural history museums in Thailand, Buildings and structures in Khon Kaen Province, Visitor attractions in Khon Kaen Province, Museums established in 2001, 2001 establishments in Thailand

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Amphoe Phu Wiang, Nai Muang, Amphoe Bhuwieng, Pou Vieng, Ban Nai Muang, Muang Pou Vieng, Muang Pu Wieng, Phu Wiang, ภูเวียง