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:
Monday 22 April 2019
Current Time:
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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
April 21 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
April 27 Saturday Matsu's Birthday Observance
May 1 Wednesday Labor Day Public Holiday
May 4 Saturday Literary Day Observance
May 12 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 12 Sunday Buddha's Birthday National holiday
June 3 Monday Opium Suppression Movement Day Observance
June 7 Friday Dragon Boat Festival National holiday
June 15 Saturday Chen Huang's Birthday Observance
June 15 Saturday Kuan Kung's Birthday 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)