Phuket
in Phuket, Thailand

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
7.891 and 98.398 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 7° 53' 26" and E 98° 23' 53"
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: 12:29 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Bangkok
UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:19 am and 6:40 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-6.150 and -81.050 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Garita
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Discover Phuket

Phuket in Phuket with it's 89,072 citizens is a place in Thailand about 429 mi (or 691 km) south of Bangkok, the country's capital city.

Current time in Phuket is now 12:29 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bangkok with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 8 airports near Phuket. The closest airport in Thailand is Phuket International Airport in a distance of 16 mi (or 26 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

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: Mueang Phuket, Kathu, Thalang, Ko Yao and Takua Thung. 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: 26°C / 79 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 67%
Air Pressure 1010.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 50% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

29°C (84 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

29°C (84 °F)
29°C (83 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

29°C (84 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Light rain, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Hotel October

Address
0,5 mi
12/6 Montri Road, Talad Yai, Ampur Muang
83000 Phuket City
Thailand

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Blu Monkey Hub and Hotel Phuket

Address
0,5 mi
3 Soi 3 Phangnga Road, Taladyai
83000 Phuket
Thailand

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Royal Phuket City Hotel

Address
0,6 mi
154 Phang-nga Rd
83000 Muang Phuket
Thailand

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


ibis Styles Phuket City

Address
0,1 mi
23 Thawornwongwong Road Tambon Talad Yai Amphur Muang
83000 Muang Phuket
Thailand

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Sino Imperial Design Hotel

Address
0,7 mi
51 Phuket Rd., Talad Yai
83000 Phuket
Thailand

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Khao Rang Place

Address
1,1 mi
153 Patipat Rd
83000 Wichit
Thailand

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Crystal Inn Phuket

Address
0,9 mi
2/1-10 Soi Surin, Montri Rd. Taladyai
83000 Phuket
Thailand

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Rommanee Classic Guesthouse

Address
0,8 mi
Krabi, 4
83000 Phuket
Thailand

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Rattana Mansion

Address
0,8 mi
18 Chanajaroen Road
83000 Phuket
Thailand

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Memory at On On Hotel

Address
0,8 mi
19 Phangnga Road, Tambon Talad Yai
83000 Phuket
Thailand

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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

Phuket Dreaming Season 2 - Episode 1 - Thai Style (On location at Phuket Top Team)

Published: March 28, 2015
Length: 41:21 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Phuket Top Team

Best Viewed in 720/1080 HD In the second Season premiere Phuket Dreaming We spend some time in Phuket with Muay Thai Legend Lerdsilla and Nonsai Sor Sanyakorn Training, Shooting guns and ...


Here is What Bangtao Beach Phuket Looks Like in 2014

Published: October 15, 2014
Length: 57:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Phuket Thailand

Bangtao beach Phuket Thailand is very much changed since the removal of illegal business structures. Keith.


Phuket Trip

Published: April 20, 2014
Length: 22:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Kenny Kok

WE LIVE IT Adventure, sports and other recreational activities in phuket! Taken with GoPro HERO3+ Black Edition.


【タイ人のケンカ勃発!】Phuket Street Fight! Soi Bangla,Patong Beach,Phuket

Published: September 24, 2014
Length: 58:18 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: kaosan3

Street fight started suddenly at soi Bangla Patong Phuket Province. But some Thai people who watch this stopped fighting quickly. they look like a vigilante group. They are keeping peace of...


Surin Beach Phuket Thailand 2014

Published: November 02, 2014
Length: 10:53 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Phuket Thailand

Surin beach Phuket Thailand September 2014.


Thailand Trip : Ice pan - Ice cream 2015

Published: January 16, 2015
Length: 54:54 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Maja Ivcevic Juric

During our stay in Thailand finally we tried Ice pan - Ice cream. Ice pan handmade ice cream is the best way to make ice cream in Thailand!! This ice pan is situated in Phuket; Patong Beach...


Novotel Phuket Karon

Published: December 08, 2014
Length: 47:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Phuketwedding Videographer

www.phuketcinematography.com Phuket Koh Samui Krabi Thailand Wedding Photographer & Videographer.


How To Eat Cheap In Phuket Thailand

Published: April 19, 2014
Length: 03:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Phuket Thailand

Want to eat cheap in Phuket Thailand? Go to a Phuket market here you can find clean healthy food very cheap. Keith.


Surin Beach Phuket Thailand... Front Catch Beach Club 2014

Published: October 14, 2014
Length: 08:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Phuket Thailand

Surin beach Phuket has changed quite a bit since the removal of the beach chairs, I took this video in front of the Catch Beach Club. Keith.


Kata Beach Phuket Thailand 2014

Published: April 01, 2014
Length: 14:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Phuket Thailand

Kata beach Phuket Thailand is located in southern Phuket on the western side just south of beautiful Karon beach Phuket. Keith.


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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.

Phuket Province

Phuket, formerly known as Thalang (Tha-Laang) and, in Western sources, Junk Ceylon (a corruption of the Malay Tanjung Salang, i.e. "Cape Salang"), is one of the southern provinces (changwat) of Thailand. Neighbouring provinces are (from north clockwise) Phang Nga and Krabi, but as Phuket is an island it has no land boundaries. Phuket, which is approximately the size of Singapore, is Thailand’s largest island. The island is connected to mainland Thailand by two bridges.

Located at 7.89, 98.3983 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Thailand, Phuket Province, Provinces of Thailand

Patong

Patong refers to the beach and town on Phuket's west coast. It is the main tourist resort in Phuket, and contains an important center of Phuket's nightlife and shopping. The beach became popular with Western tourists, especially Europeans, in the late 1980s. Numerous hotels are located there and the area has expanded into a large tourist mecca.

Located at 7.89, 98.29 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Phuket Province, Beaches of Thailand, Red-light districts in Thailand, Visitor attractions in Phuket Province

Karon Beach

Karon Beach refers to a beach, and the town adjoining it, on the western coast of Phuket, Thailand. The beach is a popular destination for tourists. Generally quieter than neighbouring Patong Beach, it is especially popular among families and couples, and less popular with singles than Patong. It is also especially popular with Scandinavian tourists, with many businesses catering especially to them.

Located at 7.86111, 98.2917 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Phuket Province, Beaches of Thailand, Visitor attractions in Phuket Province

Kata Noi

Kata Noi is a beach on the southwestern side of the island of Phuket in Thailand. It prolongs the Kata Beach to the south. The beach is bordered to the north by the Mon Tri's Villa Royale resort, and most of the beachfront is occupied by the resort of Kata Thani.

Located at 7.80639, 98.2989 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Beaches of Thailand, Geography of Phuket Province, Visitor attractions in Phuket Province

Surakul Stadium

Surakul Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Phuket Province, Thailand. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 15,000 and was built in 1959. The stadium co-hosted the 2008 AFF Suzuki Cup. The use of the Surakul Stadium for this tournament had to be hastily arranged. Stadiums in Bangkok were intended to be used but because of the airport takeovers in Bangkok by the PAD the AFF in consultation with the FAT decided to switch venues.

Located at 7.889, 98.3716 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Thailand, Buildings and structures in Phuket Province, Multi-purpose stadiums in Thailand, Event venues established in 1959, 1959 establishments in Thailand

Phuket (city)

Phuket is a city located in the southeast of Phuket Island, Thailand. It is the capital of the Phuket Province, covering all of the island. As of 2007 the city has a population of 75,573 people. It covers the subdistricts Talat Yai and Talat Nuea of Mueang Phuket district.

Located at 7.88806, 98.3975 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Populated places in Phuket Province

Wat Chalong

The most important of the 29 buddhist temples of Phuket is Wat Chalong (Thai: วัดฉลอง or วัดไชยธาราราม), located in the tambon Chalong, Mueang Phuket district. It is dedicated to two highly venerable monks, Luang Pho Chaem (หลวงพ่อแช่ม) and Luang Pho Chuang (หลวงพ่อช่วง), who with their knowledge of herbal medicine helped the injured of a tin miners rebellion in 1876.

Located at 7.84667, 98.3367 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buddhist temples in Phuket Province

HMS Stoic (P231)

HMS Stoic was an S class submarine of the Royal Navy, and part of the Third Group built of that class. She was built by Cammell Laird and launched on April 9, 1943. So far she has been the only ship of the Royal Navy to bear the name Stoic.

Located at 7.9, 98.45 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
British S-class submarines (1931), 1943 ships, World War II submarines of the United Kingdom

Ko Yao Yai (island)

Ko Yao Yai (island) is the largest island in the Ko Yao Archipelago. The island group is situated in the Phang Nga Bay in the Phang Nga province of Thailand. Ko Yao Yai means Big Yao Island. The other main island of the group is Ko Yao Noi (Little Yao Island), located off Ko Yao Yai's northern side and separated from it by a narrow sound. The population of Ko Yao Yai is about 8,000, whereas the population of Ko Yao Noi is about 4,500. The population is mostly Sunni Muslim.

Located at 8.00222, 98.5689 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Thailand, Geography of Phang Nga Province, Islands of the Andaman Sea

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2019

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2019

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22 Oct
2019

WASET Phuket 2019 Conference
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09 Nov
2019

Phukethon 2019
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26 Dec
2019

MACE 2019 International Conference On Material And Chemical Engineering
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2020

WASET Phuket 2020 Conference
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Amphoe Muang Phuket, Phuket, Changwat Phuket, Tongkah, Bhuket, Tongka, فوكيت, Pxuket, པུ་ཁེཊ་གྲོང་ཁྱེར​།, פוקט, HKT, テーサバーンナコーン・プーケット, 푸껫, 푸켓, Phuketas, Пхукет, புக்கிட், ภูเก็ต, เทศบาลนครภูเก็ต, پھوکیت, 普吉市, 布吉市