Turks and Caicos Islands

Country information

Country: Turks and Caicos Islands
Population: 20,556 inhabitants  (Last modified: 27/11/2012 )
Area 430 km²
Capital: Cockburn Town
Currency: Dollar (USD)
Phone code: +-648
Languages: en-TC
Domain name: .tc
Postcode form: TKCA 1ZZ
Postcode regex: ^(TKCA 1ZZ)$
ISO3: TCA
Neighbors:
Fips: TK

Current local time in Turks and Caicos Islands

Current Date:
Saturday 14 December 2019
Current Time:
  • 19
  • :
  • 36
  • :
  • 09
Time Zone: America/Grand_Turk
GMT/UTC: -5  hours
DST started: Sunday, 03 November 2019, 06:00
DST will end: Sunday, 08 March 2020, 07:00


*GMT/UTC - Standard Time Zone
*DST - Daylight Saving Time

Upcoming public holidays

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
December 21 Saturday December Solstice Season
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Thursday Boxing Day National holiday
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Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year's Day National holiday
March 9 Monday Commonwealth Day Observance
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Tide times and tide charts

Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 21.73333
Longitude in decimal degrees: -71.58333
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 21° 44' 60" North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 71° 35' 60" West
Height above sea level: 5 m,   16.4 ft,   196.85 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLD (dependent political entity)