Botswana

Regions

Central
Ghanzi
Kgalagadi
Kgatleng
Kweneng
North East
North West
South East
Southern

Country information

Country: Botswana
Population: 2,029,307 inhabitants  (Last modified: 5/03/2013 )
Area 600,370 km²
Capital: Gaborone
Currency: Pula (BWP)
Phone code: +267
Languages: en-BW,tn-BW
Domain name: .bw
Postcode form:
Postcode regex:
ISO3: BWA
Neighbors: Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe
Fips: BC

Current local time in Botswana

Current Date:
Sunday 17 February 2019
Current Time:
  • 12
  • :
  • 42
  • :
  • 45
Time Zone: Africa/Gaborone
GMT/UTC: + 2  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
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
April 19 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 22 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Wednesday May Day National holiday
May 12 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
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Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: -22
Longitude in decimal degrees: 24
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 22° South
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 24° East
Height above sea level: 963 m,   3159.45 ft,   37913.41 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)