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Battambang Destination Guide

Explore Battambang in Cambodia.

Battambang in the region of Khétt Bătdâmbâng with it's 150,444 inhabitants is a place in Cambodia - some 157 mi (or 253 km) North-West of Phnom Penh, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Battambang in Cambodia

Current time in Battambang is now 09:51 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Phnom Penh" with an UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Ho Chi Minh City, Trat, Tha Mai, Nakhon Pathom, Bangkok or Pailin. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Ta Hen, Phumi Vott Ta Moem, Phumi Vott Sophi, Phumi Vott Norea, Phumi Tras and Battambang. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

36°C / 97 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 33°C / 91 °F
Evening Temperature 32°C / 89 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 76%
Air Pressure 1018.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 20% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 26th of May 2018
Moderate rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Moderate rain Day: 35°C (96 °F)
Night: 27°C (81 °F)
Sunday, 27th of May 2018
Moderate rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Moderate rain Day: 36°C (97 °F)
Night: 27°C (81 °F)
Monday, 28th of May 2018
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 32°C (89 °F)
Night: 25°C (78 °F)


Royal Hotel Battambang Cambodia

01:26 min ( September 29, 2010 by Jussi Miikkulainen)
Views: 410 - Rating: 5/5

Best hotel, from our last trip 2009. Room price 20$ If you need Tuktuk driver, ask mr Tintin

Battambang Bamboo Train Cambodia Backpa...

00:24 min ( May 18, 2012 by Steven Slicer)
Views: 121 - Rating: 0/5

Facebook: This was filmed on the Bamboo railway train in Battambang, whilst I was backpacking through Cambodia

Battambang Cambodia video vignette

02:18 min ( November 21, 2011 by Joel Gershon)
Views: 1,001 - Rating: 0/5

Just some highlights from a nice little bike trip I took on the outskirts of Battambang set to a song that I heard along the way (which I think is meant to be commemorating a wedding)

Bamboo Train (Norry/Lorry) Battambang ...

00:59 min ( February 11, 2011 by TheNicobaer)
Views: 317 - Rating: 0/5

Bamboo Train near Battambang, Cambodia

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Interesting facts about this location


Battambang is the capital city of Battambang province in northwestern Cambodia. Founded in the 11th century by the Khmer Empire, Battambang is well known for being the leading rice-producing province of the country. For nearly 100 years, it was a major commercial hub of Siam's Eastern Provinces, though it was always populated by Khmer with a mix of ethnic Vietnamese, Lao, Thai and Chinese.

More reading: Battambang homepage
Located at 13.1, 103.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Cambodia, Provincial capitals in Cambodia

Battambang Airport

Battambang Airport is an airport serving Battambang, a city in Battambang Province, Cambodia. The airport is 3 kilometers from the city center in Battambang. It has a total land area of 128.68 hectares.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 13.1, 103.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Cambodia, Battambang Province

Battambang District

Battambang District (often Bat Dambang) is a district of Battambang Province, in north-western Cambodia. The capital lies at Battambang city.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 13.1, 103.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Battambang Province, Districts of Cambodia

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