Suriname

Regions

Brokopondo
Commewijne
Coronie
Marowijne
Nickerie
Para
Paramaribo
Saramacca
Sipaliwini
Wanica

Country information

Country: Suriname
Population: 492,829 inhabitants  (Last modified: 5/03/2013 )
Area 163,270 km²
Capital: Paramaribo
Currency: Dollar (SRD)
Phone code: +597
Languages: nl-SR,en,srn,hns,jv
Domain name: .sr
Postcode form:
Postcode regex:
ISO3: SUR
Neighbors: Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana
Fips: NS

Current local time in Suriname

Current Date:
Tuesday 19 February 2019
Current Time:
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Time Zone: America/Paramaribo
GMT/UTC: -3  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
February 25 Monday Revolution Day Public Holiday
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
April 19 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 22 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Wednesday Labor Day Public Holiday
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Tide times and tide charts

Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 4
Longitude in decimal degrees: -56
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 4° North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 56° West
Height above sea level: 171 m,   561.02 ft,   6732.29 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)