Falkland Islands

Country information

Country: Falkland Islands
Population: 2,638 inhabitants  (Last modified: 30/01/2012 )
Area 12,173 km²
Capital: Stanley
Currency: Pound (FKP)
Phone code: +500
Languages: en-FK
Domain name: .fk
Postcode form:
Postcode regex:
Fips: FK

Current local time in Falkland Islands

Current Date:
Tuesday 09 March 2021
Current Time:
  • 01
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  • 12
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  • 24
Time Zone: Atlantic/Stanley
GMT/UTC: -3  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 Saturday March equinox Season
April 2 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 21 Wednesday Queen's Birthday Public Holiday
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Tide times and tide charts

Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: -51.75
Longitude in decimal degrees: -59.16667
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 51° 45' South
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 59° 10' 0" West
Height above sea level: 17 m,   55.77 ft,   669.29 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLD (dependent political entity)