Gunsan

Gunsan (군산시) is a city in North Jeolla in the south of South Korea.

Understand

Location in South Korea

Gunsan was a major port during the Japanese occupation, and was left relatively unscathed through the Korean war. As a result there is a great deal of Japanese and history and architecture still left.

 Climate Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
 
Daily highs (°C) 5.8 7.8 12.5 18.5 23.3 26.8 29.0 27.6 26.7 21.5 13.7 3.7
Nightly lows (°C) -4.3 -1.3 2.3 7.7 12.4 18.6 21.9 21.1 17.2 10.6 4.7 -4.0
Precipitation (mm) 6.9 9.1 89.9 97.7 58.2 82.4 113.2 293.2 128.2 128.7 69.0 64.5

2014 Korea Meteorological Administration

Get in

By train

  Gunsan Station connects the town to Iksan and the wider Korean rail network.

By plane

  Gunsan Airport has currently (as of September 2015) 2 flights a day each way to Jeju Island.

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