Dominican Republic

Regions

Azua
Baoruco
Barahona
Dajabón
Distrito Nacional
Duarte
El Seíbo
Elías Piña
Espaillat
Hato Mayor
Hermanas Mirabal
Independencia
La Altagracia
La Romana
La Vega
María Trinidad Sánchez
Monseñor Nouel
Monte Cristi
Monte Plata
Pedernales
Peravia
Puerto Plata
Samaná
San Cristóbal
San José de Ocoa
San Juan
San Pedro de Macorís
Santiago
Santiago Rodríguez
Santo Domingo
Sánchez Ramírez
Valverde

Country information

Country: Dominican Republic
Population: 9,823,821 inhabitants  (Last modified: 27/11/2012 )
Area 48,730 km²
Capital: Santo Domingo
Currency: Peso (DOP)
Phone code: ++1-809 and 1-829
Languages: es-DO
Domain name: .do
Postcode form: #####
Postcode regex: ^(\d{5})$
ISO3: DOM
Neighbors: Haiti
Fips: DR

Current local time in Dominican Republic

Current Date:
Tuesday 11 December 2018
Current Time:
  • 08
  • :
  • 21
  • :
  • 40
Time Zone: America/Santo_Domingo
GMT/UTC: -4  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 21 Friday December Solstice Season
December 24 Monday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Tuesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 31 Monday New Year's Eve Observance
Show full list of public holidays
Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year's Day National holiday
January 6 Sunday Epiphany Common Local holiday
January 21 Monday Our Lady of Altagracia National holiday
January 26 Saturday Duarte´s Day National holiday
February 27 Wednesday Independence Day Public Holiday
Show full list of public holidays

Tide times and tide charts

Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 19
Longitude in decimal degrees: -70.66667
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 19° North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 70° 40' 0" West
Height above sea level: 1459 m,   4786.75 ft,   57440.98 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)