Sariwŏn

Hwangbuk, North Korea

-1°C
7:15 17:27
Current weather icon for North Korea

Today's forecast

06:00Weather icon at 06:00 for North Korea-2°C
09:00Weather icon at 09:00 for North Korea-1°C
12:00Weather icon at 12:00 for North Korea3°C
15:00Weather icon at 15:00 for North Korea4°C
18:00Weather icon at 18:00 for North Korea-1°C
21:00Weather icon at 21:00 for North Korea-1°C

Air conditions

Real Feel

-4°C

Wind

3 m/s

Chance of rain

0%

UV Index

2

Chance of snow

0%

Humidity

42%

Visibility

10 km

Pressure

1029 mb.

7-day forecast

Today
Weather icon at 2023-11-12 for North KoreaSunny
4°C / -2°C
Mon
Weather icon at 2023-11-13 for North KoreaSunny
6°C / -3°C
Tue
Weather icon at 2023-11-14 for North KoreaPartly cloudy
8°C / 0°C
Wed
Weather icon at 2023-11-15 for North KoreaCloudy
12°C / 5°C
Thu
Weather icon at 2023-11-16 for North KoreaModerate rain
7°C / 5°C
Fri
Weather icon at 2023-11-17 for North KoreaCloudy
4°C / 0°C
Sat
Weather icon at 2023-11-18 for North KoreaSunny
5°C / -1°C

Description

Sariwŏn is a city situated in the Hwangbuk province of North Korea. The city is known to be a significant military center of the country, housing major army and air force bases. Despite this, the city also boasts of lush green landscapes, wide boulevards, and beautiful parks.

Sariwŏn is home to several cultural sites which reflect the rich history of North Korea. The city is dotted with museums and galleries, where visitors can learn about the country’s traditions and lifestyles. One of the famous attractions includes the Anju Folk Museum where traditional North Korean dances are performed.

The city is also home to several religious sites, including the Manpadong Church which is regarded as one of the oldest churches in North Korea. The city's central square is dominated by the statue of Kim Il-sung, the country’s founder, and leader, which is also a popular tourist spot.

Sariwŏn is known for its traditional cuisine comprising of rice, noodles, and soups. The city’s street food culture is also popular among visitors, with a variety of options ranging from tofu dishes to spicy chicken.

The city is well-connected with the outside world through several road and rail networks. Visitors can take a train or bus from Pyongyang, the capital of North Korea, to reach the city. One can also charter a private vehicle for a more comfortable and personalized journey.

Sariwŏn has a moderately cold climate throughout the year with exceptionally hot summers and freezing winters. The best time to visit the city is during the autumn season, from September to November, when the temperature is mild, and the scenery is breathtaking.

Although Sariwŏn may seem like a destination off the beaten path, it is a city that provides travelers with a unique opportunity to experience North Korea’s culture and history. From the scenic beauty to delicious cuisine, the city has a charm that makes it an unforgettable destination for tourists.

7-day forecast

Today
Weather icon at 2023-11-12 for North KoreaSunny
4°C / -2°C
Mon
Weather icon at 2023-11-13 for North KoreaSunny
6°C / -3°C
Tue
Weather icon at 2023-11-14 for North KoreaPartly cloudy
8°C / 0°C
Wed
Weather icon at 2023-11-15 for North KoreaCloudy
12°C / 5°C
Thu
Weather icon at 2023-11-16 for North KoreaModerate rain
7°C / 5°C
Fri
Weather icon at 2023-11-17 for North KoreaCloudy
4°C / 0°C
Sat
Weather icon at 2023-11-18 for North KoreaSunny
5°C / -1°C