Kamphaeng Phet

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Kamphaeng Phet
กำแพงเพชร
Town
Ruins inside the Kamphaeng Phet Historical Park
Ruins inside the Kamphaeng Phet Historical Park
Map of Kamphaeng Phet
Map of Kamphaeng Phet
Country  Thailand
Province Kamphaeng Phet Province
Population (2005)
 • Total 30,114
Time zone ICT (UTC+7)

Kamphaeng Phet is a town (thesaban mueang) in central Thailand, former capital of the Kamphaeng Phet Province. It covers the complete tambon Nai Mueang of the Mueang Kamphaeng Phet district. As of 2005 it has a population of 30,114.

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Kamphaeng Phet (1981–2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 37.0
(98.6)
39.8
(103.6)
40.8
(105.4)
43.0
(109.4)
41.8
(107.2)
39.6
(103.3)
38.0
(100.4)
37.8
(100)
36.2
(97.2)
36.1
(97)
36.5
(97.7)
35.4
(95.7)
43.0
(109.4)
Average high °C (°F) 32.1
(89.8)
34.4
(93.9)
36.0
(96.8)
37.3
(99.1)
35.2
(95.4)
33.6
(92.5)
33.0
(91.4)
32.6
(90.7)
32.7
(90.9)
32.2
(90)
31.6
(88.9)
30.8
(87.4)
33.5
(92.3)
Daily mean °C (°F) 24.8
(76.6)
26.8
(80.2)
28.7
(83.7)
30.4
(86.7)
29.2
(84.6)
28.4
(83.1)
28.1
(82.6)
27.8
(82)
27.6
(81.7)
27.2
(81)
25.9
(78.6)
24.1
(75.4)
27.4
(81.3)
Average low °C (°F) 18.5
(65.3)
20.3
(68.5)
22.7
(72.9)
24.9
(76.8)
25.2
(77.4)
25.1
(77.2)
24.8
(76.6)
24.7
(76.5)
24.4
(75.9)
23.8
(74.8)
21.5
(70.7)
18.5
(65.3)
22.9
(73.2)
Record low °C (°F) 10.1
(50.2)
12.2
(54)
14.8
(58.6)
19.9
(67.8)
20.8
(69.4)
22.3
(72.1)
21.4
(70.5)
22.5
(72.5)
21.6
(70.9)
17.0
(62.6)
12.6
(54.7)
8.2
(46.8)
8.2
(46.8)
Average rainfall mm (inches) 2.3
(0.091)
13.1
(0.516)
36.7
(1.445)
52.8
(2.079)
195.5
(7.697)
165.1
(6.5)
159.4
(6.276)
170.5
(6.713)
268.8
(10.583)
191.7
(7.547)
42.0
(1.654)
6.7
(0.264)
1,304.6
(51.362)
Average rainy days 0.8 2.3 4.2 5.6 14.8 17.7 18.3 19.1 18.8 14.6 4.4 1.2 121.8
Average relative humidity (%) 71 66 66 66 77 82 82 84 85 84 79 74 76
Mean monthly sunshine hours 257.3 243.0 238.7 243.0 198.4 156.0 120.9 117.8 144.0 179.8 219.0 257.3 2,375.2
Mean daily sunshine hours 8.3 8.6 7.7 8.1 6.4 5.2 3.9 3.8 4.8 5.8 7.3 8.3 6.5
Source #1: Thai Meteorological Department[1]
Source #2: Office of Water Management and Hydrology, Royal Irrigation Department (sun and humidity)[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Climatological Data for the Period 1981–2010". Thai Meteorological Department. p. 8. Retrieved 1 August 2016. 
  2. ^ "ปริมาณการใช้น้ำของพืชอ้างอิงโดยวิธีของ Penman Monteith (Reference Crop Evapotranspiration by Penman Monteith)" (PDF) (in Thai). Office of Water Management and Hydrology, Royal Irrigation Department. p. 36. Retrieved 1 August 2016. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 16°28′52″N 99°31′20″E / 16.48111°N 99.52222°E / 16.48111; 99.52222