French Guiana



Country information

Country: French Guiana
Population: 195,506 inhabitants  (Last modified: 27/11/2012 )
Area 91,000 km²
Capital: Cayenne
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Phone code: +594
Languages: fr-GF
Domain name: .gf
Postcode form: #####
Postcode regex: ^((97|98)3\d{2})$
Neighbors: Brazil, Suriname
Fips: FG

Current local time in French Guiana

Current Date:
Tuesday 23 April 2019
Current Time:
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  • 38
Time Zone: America/Cayenne
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
May 1 Wednesday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 8 Wednesday Victory Day Public Holiday
May 30 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
June 10 Monday Whit Monday National holiday
June 10 Monday Abolition Day Public Holiday
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
July 14 Sunday National Day Public Holiday
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Tide times and tide charts

Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 4
Longitude in decimal degrees: -53
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 4° North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 53° West
Height above sea level: 195 m,   639.76 ft,   7677.17 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLD (dependent political entity)