Sri Lanka

Regions

Central
Eastern Province
North Central
North Western
Northern Province
Sabaragamuwa
Southern
Uva
Western

Country information

Country: Sri Lanka
Population: 21,513,990 inhabitants  (Last modified: 5/03/2013 )
Area 65,610 km²
Capital: Colombo
Currency: Rupee (LKR)
Phone code: +94
Languages: si,ta,en
Domain name: .lk
Postcode form: #####
Postcode regex: ^(\d{5})$
ISO3: LKA
Neighbors:
Fips: CE

Current local time in Sri Lanka

Current Date:
Sunday 24 February 2019
Current Time:
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Time Zone: Asia/Colombo
GMT/UTC: + 5.5  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
March 4 Monday Mahasivarathri Day Public Holiday
March 20 Wednesday Madin Full Moon Poya Day Public Holiday
March 21 Thursday March equinox Season
March 21 Thursday Holi National and Hinduism holiday
April 13 Saturday Sinhala and Tamil New Year's Eve Public Holiday
April 14 Sunday Sinhala and Tamil New Year's Day Public Holiday
April 19 Friday Bak Full Moon Poya Day Public Holiday
April 19 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 21 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 1 Wednesday May Day National holiday
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Tide times and tide charts

Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 7
Longitude in decimal degrees: 81
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 7° North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 81° East
Height above sea level: 818 m,   2683.73 ft,   32204.74 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)