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 15 June 2021
Current Time:
  • 08
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  • 28
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  • 43
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
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
June 22 Tuesday Kuan Kung's Birthday Observance
June 22 Tuesday Chen Huang's Birthday Observance
August 8 Sunday Father's Day Observance
August 14 Saturday Valentine's Day Observance
August 22 Sunday Ghost Festival Observance
September 3 Friday Armed Forces 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)