in Changwat Yala, Thailand

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
5.774 and 101.072 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 5° 46' 27" and E 101° 4' 20"
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: 02:13 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Asia/Bangkok
UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:02 am and 6:30 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-5.735 and -78.906 (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: 2024-06-14 08:00:00

Delve into Betong

Betong in Changwat Yala with it's 29,604 habitants is located in Thailand about 553 mi (or 889 km) south of Bangkok, the country's capital town.

Current time in Betong is now 02:13 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bangkok with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Betong. The closest is airport we know is Butterworth Airport in Malaysia in a distance of 51 mi (or 83 km). The closest airport in Thailand is Narathiwat Airport in a distance of 69 mi (or 83 km), South-West. 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 Archaeological Heritage of the Lenggong Valley in Malaysia at a distance of 49 mi (or 79 km).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Than To, Ban Nang Sata, Si Sakhon, Ka Bang and Krong Pi Nang. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 85 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 78 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Chance of rainfall 13%
Air Humidity 74%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Sunday, 16th of June 2024

28°C (82 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 17th of June 2024

27°C (81 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 18th of June 2024

29°C (84 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Videos from this area

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

betong Chinese New Year part 2

Published: August 22, 2012
Length: 49:34 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: tempo Wong


On the Way to Betong

Published: July 20, 2009
Length: 11:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: monobangkok

Betong Mongkollit Tunnel

Published: December 15, 2010
Length: 00:38 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: 01starfruit

Betong, Yala Thailand.

MTB Betong 2012

Published: June 24, 2012
Length: 33:18 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Siriphong Juthamonkhong

Moving to a better place

Published: February 08, 2009
Length: 37:55 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: boyScotland

Cuteface choosing another picnic area. Betong, Thailand.

C3 แนน

Published: January 27, 2011
Length: 52:11 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: kittikolok

การแข่งขันยิงปืนชิงถ้วยสมเด็จพระเทพฯ ณ สยป. อรม. เมืองเบตง วันที่ 21-23 ม.ค. 54.


Published: June 02, 2012
Length: 34:54 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: anan chong

โรงเรียนเบตง วีระราษฎร์ประสาน

Published: September 03, 2011
Length: 12:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: yupin onthong


Published: February 01, 2011
Length: 56:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: kittikolok

การแข่งขันยิงปืนชิงถ้วยสมเด็จพระเทพฯ ณ สยป. อรม. เมืองเบตง วันที่ 21-23 ม.ค. 54.

เกาะเต่าเกาะนางยวน1/2 / koh tao koh nang yuan surat thani 1/2

Published: August 23, 2012
Length: 21:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: s56584

เกาะเต่าเกาะนางยวน จ.สุราษฏรธานี ตอนที่1 /koh tao koh nang yuan surat thani disc1 /ตุ๊กเบล ตอนที่1...

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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.

Betong, Thailand

Betong is a town in southern Thailand, near the boundary to Malaysia. It is the capital of Betong district, the southernmost district of Yala Province. As of 2005, the town has a population of 24,688. Betong is the southernmost town of Thailand. Across the Malaysia-Thailand border by the Keroh pass is the state of Perak. Betong is popular with tourists from nearby Malaysia.

Located at 5.77306, 101.073 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Yala Province, Malaysia–Thailand border crossings

Betong Mongkhonrit Tunnel

The Betong Mongkhonrit Tunnel is the first and largest road tunnel in Thailand. It is located in Betong, Yala Province, Thailand. It is a curved tunnel, 268 metres long, connecting the town centre with a newer part of the town to the South-East. The tunnel was opened on 1 January 2001.

Located at 5.76903, 101.072 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Yala Province, Tunnels in Thailand

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Amphoe Betong, Kampong Betong, Ban Betong, Betong, Amphoe Yarom, อำเภอเบตง, Бетонг, เบตง