Country information

Country: Taiwan
Population: 22,894,384 inhabitants  (Last modified: 6/01/2012 )
Area 35,980 km²
Capital: Taipei
Currency: Dollar (TWD)
Phone code: +886
Languages: zh-TW,zh,nan,hak
Domain name: .tw
Postcode form: #####
Postcode regex: ^(\d{5})$
Fips: TW

Current local time in Taiwan

Current Date:
Tuesday 19 February 2019
Current Time:
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  • 44
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  • 38
Time Zone: Asia/Taipei
GMT/UTC: + 8  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 19 Tuesday Tourism Day Observance
February 19 Tuesday Lantern Festival Observance
February 28 Thursday 228 Memorial Day National holiday
March 8 Friday Earth God's Birthday Observance
March 8 Friday Women's Day Observance
March 12 Tuesday Arbor Day Observance
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
March 25 Monday Kuan Yin's Birthday Observance
March 29 Friday Youth Day Observance
April 4 Thursday Children's Day Observance
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Tide times and tide charts

Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 24
Longitude in decimal degrees: 121
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 24° North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 121° East
Height above sea level: 1103 m,   3618.77 ft,   43425.22 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)