Chaiya
in Changwat Surat Thani, Thailand

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
9.386 and 99.199 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 9° 23' 10" and E 99° 11' 54"
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: 12:26 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Bangkok
UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:14 am and 6:38 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-7.949 and -79.272 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bucanero
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Discover Chaiya

Chaiya in Changwat Surat Thani with it's 12,223 citizens is a town in Thailand about 314 mi (or 506 km) south of Bangkok, the country's capital city.

Current time in Chaiya is now 12:26 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bangkok with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 8 airports near Chaiya. The closest airport in Thailand is Surat Thani Airport in a distance of 18 mi (or 29 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Tha Chang, Tha Chana, Takuk Nuea, Tha Kham and Surat Thani. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 90 °F

Morning Temperature 32°C / 90 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 47%
Air Pressure 1007.9 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 97% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

34°C (94 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

34°C (93 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

35°C (95 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

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.

Bandon Bay

Bandon Bay is a bay in the Gulf of Thailand in the Surat Thani Province, extending from the Sui cape in Chaiya district in the northwest to the Kanchanadit district to the east. The total coastline is about 100 km. The bay is dominated by the estuary of the rivers Tapi and Phum Duang. The islands of Ko Samui, Ko Phangan and Ko Tao enclose the bay from its eastern side. The bay is relatively shallow, with water depths ranging from 1 to 5 meters.

Located at 9.28333, 99.2833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Surat Thani Province, Bays of Thailand, Gulf of Thailand

Talat Chaiya

Talat Chaiya (Thai: ตลาดไชยา, lit. Chaiya Market) is the one of two subdistrict municipalities in the Chaiya district, Surat Thani Province, southern Thailand. It was founded as the center of Chaiya district in 1915 on the area of former Srivijaya city of Chaiya. It covers an area of 21.0 km² of municipal area and has a population of 5,549.

Located at 9.39111, 99.2008 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Surat Thani Province

Chaiya Railway Station

Chaiya Railway Station is the first class and main railway station in the northern Surat Thani Province, Thailand. It located on S.R.T. Southern Railway Line km 597+751 in Talad Chaiya Town, Chaiya District. It has 2 track in its rail yard, 2 platform and has no siding for freight trains.

Located at 9.38722, 99.1958 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Surat Thani Province, Railway stations in Thailand, Railway stations opened in 1915


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ban Pun Riang, Muang Chaiya, Phum Riang, Chaija, Ban Phummariang, Muang Chaya, Pumriang, Jaiya, Ban Pum Riang, Amphoe Moeang Jaiya, Pumreang, Ban Bhum Rieng, Ban Phumrieng, Amphoe Chaiya, Chaiya, Cahaya, Srivijaya, ไชยา