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 21 April 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
April 21 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 1 Wednesday May Day National holiday
May 12 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 18 Saturday Vesak Full Moon Poya Day Public Holiday
May 20 Monday Day after Vesak Full Moon Poya Day Public Holiday
June 5 Wednesday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 16 Sunday Poson Full Moon Poya Day Public Holiday
June 16 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
July 16 Tuesday Esala Full Moon Poya Day Public 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)