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 24 February 2019
Current Time:
  • 09
  • :
  • 00
  • :
  • 45
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
March 8 Friday Turkmen Woman's Day Public Holiday
March 20 Wednesday Nowruz Bayram (Spring Festival) Public Holiday
March 21 Thursday March equinox Season
April 7 Sunday A Drop of Water - A grain of Gold Observance
April 28 Sunday Turkmen Racing Horse Festival Observance
May 8 Wednesday Commemoration National Heroes WWII Public Holiday
May 9 Thursday Victory Day Public Holiday
May 18 Saturday Day of Revival, Unity, and the Poetry of Magtymguly 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)