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 19 February 2019
Current Time:
  • 06
  • :
  • 52
  • :
  • 49
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
March 4 Monday Carnival Observance
March 5 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
March 6 Wednesday Carnival/Ash Wednesday Silent Day
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
April 19 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 22 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Wednesday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 8 Wednesday Victory 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)