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)$
Fips: TK

Current local time in Turks and Caicos Islands

Current Date:
Monday 18 February 2019
Current Time:
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Time Zone: America/Grand_Turk
GMT/UTC: -5  hours
DST started: Sunday, 04 November 2018, 06:00
DST will end: Sunday, 10 March 2019, 07:00

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

Upcoming public holidays

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 11 Monday Commonwealth Day Observance
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
April 19 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 22 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
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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)