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 11 December 2018
Current Time:
  • 07
  • :
  • 23
  • :
  • 23
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 Friday December Solstice Season
December 24 Monday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Tuesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Wednesday Boxing Day National holiday
December 31 Monday New Year's Eve Observance
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Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year's Day National holiday
February 14 Thursday Valentine's Day Observance
March 6 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)