Bangladesh

Regions

Barisāl
Chittagong
Dhaka
Khulna
Rangpur Division
Rājshāhi
Sylhet

Country information

Country: Bangladesh
Population: 156,118,464 inhabitants  (Last modified: 5/03/2013 )
Area 144,000 km²
Capital: Dhaka
Currency: Taka (BDT)
Phone code: +880
Languages: bn-BD,en
Domain name: .bd
Postcode form: ####
Postcode regex: ^(\d{4})$
ISO3: BGD
Neighbors: India, Myanmar
Fips: BG

Current local time in Bangladesh

Current Date:
Thursday 12 December 2019
Current Time:
  • 09
  • :
  • 32
  • :
  • 25
Time Zone: Asia/Dhaka
GMT/UTC: + 6  hours
DST: No time changes this year!


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

Upcoming public holidays

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
December 16 Monday Victory Day Public Holiday
December 22 Sunday December Solstice Season
December 24 Tuesday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Thursday Boxing Day National holiday
December 31 Tuesday New Year's Eve Observance
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Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year's Day National holiday
January 10 Friday Bangabandhu Homecoming Day Observance
January 29 Wednesday Saraswati Puja Optional Holiday
February 9 Sunday Maghi Purnima Optional Holiday
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
February 21 Friday Language Martyrs' Day Public Holiday
February 21 Friday Maha Shivaratri Optional Holiday
February 26 Wednesday Ash Wednesday Christian holiday
March 2 Monday National Flag Day Observance
March 9 Monday Doljatra Optional Holiday
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Tide times and tide charts

Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 24
Longitude in decimal degrees: 90
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 24° North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 90° East
Height above sea level: 10 m,   32.81 ft,   393.7 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)