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Chaungne Destination Guide

Discover Chaungne in Myanmar!

Chaungne in the region of Rakhine is a town located in Myanmar - some 211 mi (or 340 km) West of Nay Pyi Taw, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Chaungne

Local time in Chaungne is now 08:38 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Rangoon" with an UTC offset of 6.5 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Dhaka, Chittagong, Agartala, Tha-ywe, Yangon or Aindin. When in this area, you might want to check out Ywathitke, Wabo, Thinganet, Tanko, Akyab and Chaungne as well. We found some clips posted online. 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

31°C / 87 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 31°C / 87 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 66%
Air Pressure 1023.1 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 17th of November 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 30°C (86 °F)
Night: 21°C (70 °F)
Sunday, 18th of November 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 30°C (86 °F)
Night: 21°C (69 °F)
Monday, 19th of November 2018
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 28°C (83 °F)
Night: 24°C (75 °F)

Videos

Pier Sittwe

00:24 min ( January 11, 2008 by ovuigner)
Views: 5,052 - Rating: 5/5

Main pier in Sittwe, Arakan (Rakhine) State, Myanmar

Akyab and Rangoon Burma 1961 - 1963 (Si...

04:18 min ( October 07, 2011 by veraput)
Views: 1,566 - Rating: 5/5

Movies from my childhood during our stay in Akyab and Rangoon, Burna between 1961 - 1963. Movies converted from 8mm film


Bat Colony - Sittwe

00:19 min ( January 11, 2008 by ovuigner)
Views: 2,464 - Rating: 1/5

Bat colony in front of the Shwe Thazin Hotel in Sittwe, Arakan (Rakhine) State, Myanmar

Sittwe view point

00:49 min ( January 12, 2008 by ovuigner)
Views: 2,530 - Rating: 0/5

View of Sittwe from view point


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Interesting facts about this location

Shwe Zedi Kyaung

The Shwe Zedi Kyaung monastery is a famous Theravada Buddhist monastery in Sittwe, Rakhine State, Myanmar. Founded in 1903, the monastery is one of the main Buddhist monasteries in the city.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 20.2, 92.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Buddhism in Burma, Buddhist temples in Burma, Buddhist temples in Rakhine State, Rakhine State, Visitor attractions in Burma

Sittwe

Sittwe is the capital of Rakhine State, Myanmar (Burma). Sittwe, pronounced site-tway in the Rakhine language, is located on an estuarial island created at the confluence of the Kaladan, Mayu, and Lay Mro rivers emptying into the Bay of Bengal. The city has 181,000 inhabitants (2006). it is the administrative seat of Sittwe Township and Sittwe District.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 20.2, 92.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Kaladan River, Populated places in Rakhine State, Port cities and towns of the Indian Ocean, Sittwe, Township capitals of Burma

Pauktaw

Pauktaw is a town in the Rakhine State of westernmost part of Myanmar.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 20.2, 92.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Rakhine State, Township capitals of Burma

Sittwe Airport

Sittwe Airport is an airport in Sittwe, Rakhine State, Burma. It started as a military used arifield in World War II. It was handed over to Department of Civil Aviation by International Aero Limited Company on 24 July 1947. It was upgraded to 6,000 feet long and 140 feet wide gravel mixed asphalt runway in 1960. The airport building was extended to 220 feet by 60 feet from 120 feet by 60 feet and it was opened on 22 March 2002.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 20.2, 92.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Burma, Sittwe

HMIS Indus (U67)

HMIS Indus was a Grimsby-class sloop of the Royal Indian Navy launched in 1934 and sunk during the Second World War in 1942. She was a slightly enlarged version of other vessels in the Grimsby class. She was named after the Indus River. Indus served mainly as an escort vessel, and she was therefore lightly armed. Her pennant number was changed to U67 in 1940.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 20.2, 92.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:1934 ships, Grimsby-class sloops of the Royal Indian Navy, Maritime incidents in 1942, Ships sunk by aircraft, Sloops of the United Kingdom, World War II shipwrecks in the Indian Ocean

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