Khon Kaen City Overview
Khon Kaen is a fairly large provincial city and is considered in the heart of Isaan. There are a few things for the typical tourist to see but most are not in the city itself. A few expats make Khon Kaen there home, having married and settled down with thai wives.
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Khon Kaen Facts
Founded: ?? A.D
Population: 250,000 (Approx)
Size (Metropolitan): 4 Sq. Miles
Distance from Capital by Air: 200 miles
Distance from Capital by Road: 260 miles
Seasons and Weather.
Khon Kaen is in the heart of Isaan and the north-east of Thailand. The heat is a sharp contrast to the rain during the monsoon season. The temperature hits a peak in April. The wettest is normally September and the coldest is usually November.
Cool Season - October to February. Avg Temp - 24 C
Hot Season - March to May. Avg Temp - 31 C
Wet Season - June to September. Avg Temp - 27 C.