Sierra Leone

Regions

Eastern Province
Northern Province
Southern Province
Western Area

Country information

Country: Sierra Leone
Population: 5,245,695 inhabitants  (Last modified: 5/03/2013 )
Area 71,740 km²
Capital: Freetown
Currency: Leone (SLL)
Phone code: +232
Languages: en-SL,men,tem
Domain name: .sl
Postcode form:
Postcode regex:
ISO3: SLE
Neighbors: Guinea, Liberia
Fips: SL

Current local time in Sierra Leone

Current Date:
Wednesday 11 December 2019
Current Time:
  • 11
  • :
  • 35
  • :
  • 05
Time Zone: Africa/Freetown
GMT/UTC: 0  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 22 Sunday December Solstice Season
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Thursday Boxing Day National holiday
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Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year Public Holiday
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Tide times and tide charts

Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 8.5
Longitude in decimal degrees: -11.5
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 8° 30' North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 11° 30' West
Height above sea level: 361 m,   1184.38 ft,   14212.61 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)