Nakhon Phanom
in Changwat Nakhon Phanom, Thailand

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
17.411 and 104.779 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 17° 24' 38" and E 104° 46' 42"
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: 09:31 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Bangkok
UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:26 am and 6:29 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-15.821 and -74.401 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Thailand in South-Eastern Asia

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: 2024-05-25 08:23:01

Explore Nakhon Phanom

Nakhon Phanom in Changwat Nakhon Phanom with it's 34,595 inhabitants is a city in Thailand about 381 mi (or 612 km) north-east of Bangkok, the country's capital.

Local time in Nakhon Phanom is now 09:31 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bangkok with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Nakhon Phanom. The closest is airport we know is Thakhek Airport in Laos in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km). The closest airport in Thailand is Nakhon Phanom Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 3 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in Vietnam at a distance of 91 mi (or 146 km). The closest in Thailand is Ban Chiang Archaeological Site in a distance of 94 mi (or 146 km), East.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Thakhek, Tha Uthen, Muang Hinboun, Pla Pak and Renu Nakhon. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 87 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Chance of rainfall 11%
Air Humidity 71%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 98% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 27th of May 2024

33°C (91 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 28th of May 2024

27°C (80 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 29th of May 2024

26°C (79 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Time lapse mekong river Nakhon Phanom

Published: December 07, 2014
Length: 00:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Asiantraveler Asiantraveler

Time lapse of sun rising over the mekong river in Nakhon Phanom, Thailand.

Nakhon phanom (My Home Nakhon phanom)

Published: May 07, 2014
Length: 41:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: chayakrit pimhan

ในวันหยุดได้เก็บบรรยากาศ ในตัวเมืองจังหวัด นครพนม เมืองที่สบายๆ เหมา...

night market Nakhon Phanom

Published: December 08, 2014
Length: 50:48 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Asiantraveler Asiantraveler

A walk down the night market of Nakhon Phanom. It's a typical thai market with food and clothes for sale.

Try Rama Flex @Nakhon Phanom

Published: October 25, 2013
Length: 02:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: siamparamotor

Paramotor Thailand พารามอเตอร์ ร่มบิน : Try Rama Flex @Nakhon Phanom DGFF550.08 19.10.2013 ตอนที่ลองลมค่อ...

Nakhon Phanom river cruise mekong

Published: December 07, 2014
Length: 54:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Asiantraveler Asiantraveler

Nakhon Phanom river cruise mekong. It's just 50 baht to cruise on the mekong for an hour and watch the sun set. You can buy snacks or drinks on board but it's ok to bring your own. www.asiantravele...

NKP River Road Trip

Published: September 16, 2014
Length: 13:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Edward Miller

Go Pro. This ride takes you along the Mekong River, at Nakhon Phanom, Thailand.

ศูนย์ภาษาอาเซียน กศน. จังหวัดนครพนม

Published: January 28, 2014
Length: 03:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: กศนเมือง นครพนม

ศูนย์ภาษาอาเซียน กศน. จังหวัดนครพนม ASEAN LANGUAGE CENTER - NAKHON PHANOM - THAILAND -----------------------------------------------...

โครงการเสริมสร้างค่านิยมหลักของคนไทย ๑๒ ประการ

Published: January 09, 2015
Length: 03:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: กศนเมือง นครพนม

เก็บตก!!! โครงการเสริมสร้างค่านิยมหลักคนไทย 12 ประการ กศน.อำเภอเมืองนครพ...

โครงการศึกษาดูงานด้าน หลักปรัชญาเศรษฐกิจพอเพียง

Published: January 13, 2015
Length: 20:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: กศนเมือง นครพนม

ประมวลภาพทัศนศึกษาของโครงการศึกษาดูงาน ปรัชญาเศรษฐกิจพอเพียง จ.สกลน...

กลุ่มเด็กพิเศษ กศน.เมืองนครพนม

Published: January 21, 2015
Length: 10:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: กศนเมือง นครพนม

การแสดงเต้นประกอบ (((เพลงรอสายคนโสด))) ของเด็กพิเศษ วันคนพิการสากล ๒๕๕๘...

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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.

Nakhon Phanom Province

Nakhon Phanom is one of the north-eastern provinces (changwat) of Thailand. Neighboring provinces are (from south clockwise) Mukdahan, Sakon Nakhon and Bueng Kan. To the north-east it borders Khammouan of Laos.

Located at 17.4081, 104.782 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nakhon Phanom Province, Isan, Provinces of Thailand, Populated places on the Mekong River

Nakhon Phanom

Nakhon Phanom is a town in northeastern Thailand, capital of the Nakhon Phanom Province. The town covers the whole tambon Nai Mueang and Nong Saeng and parts of tambon At Samat and Nong Yat, all of Mueang Nakhon Phanom district. As of 2006 it has a population of 27,591.

Located at 17.4069, 104.781 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Nakhon Phanom Province, Laos–Thailand border crossings

Nakhon Phanom University

Nakhon Phanom University was established in 2005 by combining the existing tertiary schools of Nakhon Phanom Province: Nakhon Phanom Rajabhat University, Nakhonphanom Technical College, Nakhonphanom College of Agriculture and Technology, Thatphanom Community Education College, Nawa Community Education College, and Boromarjonani College of Nursing, Nakhon Phanom. The university is multi-campus, with the Office of the President at 103 Moo 3 Chayangkol Road, Tambol Khamtao, A.

Located at 17.4081, 104.774 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities in Thailand, Buildings and structures in Nakhon Phanom Province, Educational institutions established in 2005, 2005 establishments in Thailand

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ban Nakhon Phnom, Changwat Nakhon Phanom, Lakhon, Nakon Panom, Amphoe Muang Nakhon Phanom, Changwat Muang Nakhon Phanom, Nagorn Bhanom, Nakawn Panom, Nong Buk, Nakorn Panom, Naung Bua, Muang Nakhon Phanom, Nakol Phanom, Nakhaun Phanom, Nakhon Phanom, Mueang Nakhon Phanom, Amphoe Nong Buek, KOP, นครพนม