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Mawnubyin Destination Guide

Explore Mawnubyin in Myanmar.

Mawnubyin in the region of Rakhine is a town in Myanmar - some 217 mi (or 348 km) West of Nay Pyi Taw, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Mawnubyin in Myanmar

Current time in Mawnubyin is now 01:25 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Rangoon" with an UTC offset of 6.5 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Dhaka, Chittagong, Agartala, Uga-ywa, Yangon or Ame-gin. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Ywathitke, Yegyanbyin, Wabo, Thinganet, Thanthama and Narigan. We encountered 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

33°C / 91 °F Heavy intensity rain
Morning Temperature 33°C / 91 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Chance of rainfall 12%
Air Humidity 75%
Air Pressure 1017.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 32% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Saturday, 26th of May 2018
Moderate rain, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 30°C (87 °F)
Night: 29°C (84 °F)
Sunday, 27th of May 2018
Heavy intensity rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 31°C (87 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)
Monday, 28th of May 2018
Very heavy rain, fresh breeze, broken clouds.
Very heavy rain Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)


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)
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View of Sittwe from view point

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Interesting facts about this location


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 20.22, 92.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Kaladan River, Populated places in Rakhine State, Port cities and towns of the Indian Ocean, Sittwe, Township capitals of Burma


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

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 20.22, 92.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 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 20.22, 92.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Burma, Sittwe

Point, Sittwe

Viewpoint, popularly known as Point is the principal attraction in Sittwe, the capital of Arakan State, Myanmar (also known as Burma). It is an Urban park which serves mainly as a viewing deck into the Indian Ocean and the nearby scenery.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 20.22, 92.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Rakhine State

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 20.22, 92.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 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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