United Kingdom

Regions

England
N Ireland
Scotland
Wales

Country information

Country: United Kingdom
Population: 62,348,447 inhabitants  (Last modified: 25/11/2011 )
Area 244,820 km²
Capital: London
Currency: Pound (GBP)
Phone code: +44
Languages: en-GB,cy-GB,gd
Domain name: .uk
Postcode form: @# #@@|@## #@@|@@# #@@|@@## #@@|@#@ #@@|@@#@ #@@|GIR0AA
Postcode regex: ^(([A-Z]\d{2}[A-Z]{2})|([A-Z]\d{3}[A-Z]{2})|([A-Z]{2}\d{2}[A-Z]{2})|([A-Z]{2}\d{3}[A-Z]{2})|([A-Z]\d[A-Z]\d[A-Z]{2})|([A-Z]{2}\d[A-Z]\d[A-Z]{2})|(GIR0AA))$
ISO3: GBR
Neighbors: Ireland
Fips: UK

Current local time in United Kingdom

Current Date:
Tuesday 25 July 2017
Current Time:
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Time Zone: Europe/London
GMT/UTC: 0  hours
DST started: Sunday, 26 March 2017, 01:00
DST will end: Sunday, 29 October 2017, 01:00


*GMT/UTC - Standard Time Zone
*DST - Daylight Saving Time

Upcoming public holidays

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
August 1 Tuesday Tisha B'Av Jewish holiday
August 7 Monday Summer Bank Holiday Common Local holiday
August 15 Tuesday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
August 28 Monday Summer Bank Holiday Common Local holiday
September 2 Saturday Eid-al-Adha Muslim holiday
September 21 Thursday Rosh Hashana Jewish holiday
September 22 Friday Muharram/Islamic New Year Muslim holiday
September 22 Friday September equinox Season
September 30 Saturday Yom Kippur Jewish holiday
October 4 Wednesday Feast of St Francis of Assisi Christian holiday
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Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 54.75844
Longitude in decimal degrees: -2.69531
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 54° 46' 30" North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 2° 42' 43" West
Height above sea level: 71 m,   232.94 ft,   2795.28 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)