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Country information

Country: Jamaica
Population: 2,847,232 inhabitants  (Last modified: 16/01/2012 )
Area 10,991 km²
Capital: Kingston
Currency: Dollar (JMD)
Phone code: +-875
Languages: en-JM
Domain name: .jm
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Current local time in Jamaica

Current Date:
Friday 02 December 2022
Current Time:
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Time Zone: America/Jamaica
GMT/UTC: -5  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 Wednesday December Solstice Season
December 24 Saturday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Sunday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Monday Boxing Day National holiday
December 27 Tuesday Christmas/Boxing Day Holiday Public Holiday
December 31 Saturday New Year's Eve Observance
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Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Sunday New Year's Day National holiday
January 2 Monday New Year's Day observed Public Holiday
February 14 Tuesday Valentine's Day Observance
February 22 Wednesday Ash Wednesday Christian holiday
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Tide times and tide charts

Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 18.25
Longitude in decimal degrees: -77.5
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 18° 15' North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 77° 30' West
Height above sea level: 860 m,   2821.52 ft,   33858.29 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)