Pattayais an internationally known resort. It is located in the district ( Amphoe ) Bang Lamung the Chonburi Province in the eastern part of central Thailand . Pattaya in 2006 was officially 98 992 inhabitants. In 2007, the population of 104 318 with primary residence in the city registered persons.pattaya wallpaper
Pattaya is located on the east coast of the Gulf of Thailand , about 160 kilometers southeast of the capital Bangkok . The city covers about 15 kilometers along the coast. The administrative area of Pattaya has an area of 208.1 square kilometers. Of these, 53.44 square kilometers of land and 154.66 sq. km island and lake area . The metropolitan area includes the administrative municipalities Nong Prue and Na Kluea, and parts of Huai Yai and Nong Pla Lai.
Neighboring districts are (from north clockwise): Si Racha Chonburi province, the districts Pluak Daeng and Ban Chang Nikhom Patthana the province of Rayong and Sattahip (Chonburi Province). To the west lies the coast to the Gulf of Thailand. The Bangkok -Pattaya Highway connects to the north of Chonburi and Chachoengsao with the City of Bangkok , to the south of the province of Rayong, Chanthaburi and Trat to the border to Cambodia.
The climate is tropical – monsoonal with three seasons. From November to February it is warm and dry with temperatures from 20 to 30 ° C and an average humidity of about 50%. The hot and humid season lasts from February to May, temperatures can reach up to 40 ° C, humidity of 75%, and from rainfall. The hot rainy season lasts from June to October, by the continuing rain, the humidity climbs to about 90%, the temperatures are between 25 ° C and 35 ° C. The most pleasant time at the same time that coincides with the tourist high season is the time around Christmas and New Year.pattaya wallpaper pattaya thailand pattaya girls pattaya beach sunset Pattaya Beach