Jamaica

Regions

Clarendon
Hanover Parish
Kingston
Manchester
Portland
Saint Andrew
Saint Ann
Saint Catherine
Saint James
Saint Mary
Saint Thomas
St. Elizabeth
Trelawny
Westmoreland

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
Postcode form:
Postcode regex:
ISO3: JAM
Neighbors:
Fips: JM

Current local time in Jamaica

Current Date:
Tuesday 14 July 2020
Current Time:
  • 14
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  • 09
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  • 26
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
August 1 Saturday Emancipation Day Public Holiday
August 6 Thursday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
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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)