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Uiju Destination Guide

Delve into Uiju in North Korea!

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Uiju in the region of P'yŏngan-bukto with it's 50,081 residents is located in North Korea - some 104 mi (or 167 km) North-West of Pyongyang, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Uiju

Current time in Uiju is now 10:59 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Pyongyang" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Daejeon, Seoul, Incheon, Chungju, Pyongyang or Songoe-ri. While being here, make sure to check out Yonha-nodongjagu, Yongul-li, Unch'ol-li, Uiju, Taesal-li and Hejiabao as well. We discovered 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

-1°C / 31 °F Light snow
Morning Temperature -1°C / 31 °F
Evening Temperature 1°C / 34 °F
Night Temperature -2°C / 28 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 63%
Air Pressure 1032.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 88% of sky
General Conditions Light snow

Sunday, 16th of December 2018
Light snow, calm, clear sky.
Light snow Day: 4°C (39 °F)
Night: -12°C (10 °F)
Monday, 17th of December 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: -2°C (28 °F)
Night: -13°C (8 °F)
Tuesday, 18th of December 2018
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: -3°C (27 °F)
Night: -13°C (8 °F)

Videos

North Korea Border Yalu Bridge

00:44 min ( November 23, 2011 by Josh Melnick)
Views: 370 - Rating: 5/5

I went to the Border of North Korea and China yesterday. Dandong is a boring city, don't plan on doing anything there except look at north korea for about 2 hours everything else is lame

Dandong China

00:27 min ( July 02, 2008 by tje497)
Views: 839 - Rating: 0/5

Crazy drivers in china, they do not stop at redlights, and do not yield to pedestrians


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Interesting facts about this location

Uiju County

Ŭiju County is a kun, or county, in North Pyongan Province, North Korea. The county has an area of 420 km², and a population of 110,018 (2008 data).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.2, 124.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Counties of North Pyongan

Ojok-tong

Ŏjŏk-tong is a village located in Uiju, North Pyongan Province, North Korea. It has a population of around 54767 residents.

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Located at 40.2, 124.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:North Pyongan, Villages in North Korea

Battle of Jiuliancheng

The Battle of Jiuliancheng (九連城之戰) was a land battle of the First Sino-Japanese War between the forces of Meiji Japan and Qing China. It is sometimes referred to as the Battle of the Yalu River (鴨緑江作戦), thus creating confusion with the previous naval conflict of the same name of 17 September, and the subsequent naval and ground battles of the Russo-Japanese War, with the same name and occurring at much the same location.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.2, 124.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:1894 in China, 1894 in Japan, 1894 in Korea, Battles of the First Sino-Japanese War, Conflicts in 1894, History of Manchuria

Sinuiju Stadium

The Sinuiju Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium that is mainly used for events and football (soccer) matches. Its main tenant is the Sinŭiju Locomotive F.C.. The capacity is about 17,500.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.2, 124.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in North Korea, Multi-purpose stadiums in North Korea, Sports venues in North Korea

Namsinuiju Station

Namsinuiju Station, or South Sinuiju Station is a railway station in North Korea. It is the located on the Pyongui Line, which runs from Pyongyang to Sinuiju (and which, in South Korea, is considered part of the Gyeongui Line, theoretically connecting Sinuiju to Seoul).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.2, 124.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Railway stations in North Korea

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