Country information

Country: Turkmenistan
Population: 4,940,916 inhabitants  (Last modified: 27/11/2012 )
Area 488,100 km²
Capital: Ashgabat
Currency: Manat (TMT)
Phone code: +993
Languages: tk,ru,uz
Domain name: .tm
Postcode form: ######
Postcode regex: ^(\d{6})$
Neighbors: Afghanistan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan
Fips: TX

Current local time in Turkmenistan

Current Date:
Sunday 29 March 2020
Current Time:
  • 19
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  • 12
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  • 48
Time Zone: Asia/Ashgabat
GMT/UTC: + 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 5 Sunday A Drop of Water - A grain of Gold Observance
April 26 Sunday Turkmen Racing Horse Festival Observance
May 8 Friday Commemoration National Heroes WWII Public Holiday
May 9 Saturday Victory Day Public Holiday
May 18 Monday Day of Revival, Unity, and the Poetry of Magtymguly Public Holiday
May 24 Sunday Carpet Day Observance
May 24 Sunday Eid ul Fitr Public Holiday
June 21 Sunday Galla Bayramy (Wheat Harvest Festival) Observance
June 21 Sunday June Solstice Season
June 27 Saturday Day of Turkmen Workers of Culture and Art Public Holiday
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Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 40
Longitude in decimal degrees: 60
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 40° North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 60° East
Height above sea level: 164 m,   538.06 ft,   6456.7 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)