United Kingdom

Regions

England
N Ireland
Scotland
Wales

Country information

Country: United Kingdom
Population: 62,348,447 inhabitants  (Last modified: 25/11/2011 )
Area 244,820 km²
Capital: London
Currency: Pound (GBP)
Phone code: +44
Languages: en-GB,cy-GB,gd
Domain name: .uk
Postcode form: @# #@@|@## #@@|@@# #@@|@@## #@@|@#@ #@@|@@#@ #@@|GIR0AA
Postcode regex: ^(([A-Z]\d{2}[A-Z]{2})|([A-Z]\d{3}[A-Z]{2})|([A-Z]{2}\d{2}[A-Z]{2})|([A-Z]{2}\d{3}[A-Z]{2})|([A-Z]\d[A-Z]\d[A-Z]{2})|([A-Z]{2}\d[A-Z]\d[A-Z]{2})|(GIR0AA))$
ISO3: GBR
Neighbors: Ireland
Fips: UK

Current local time in United Kingdom

Current Date:
Monday 25 October 2021
Current Time:
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Time Zone: Europe/London
GMT/UTC: 0  hours
DST started: Sunday, 28 March 2021, 01:00
DST will end: Sunday, 31 October 2021, 01:00


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

Upcoming public holidays

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
October 31 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
October 31 Sunday Halloween Observance
November 1 Monday All Saints' Day Silent Day
November 2 Tuesday All Souls' Day Christian holiday
November 4 Thursday Diwali/Deepavali Observance
November 5 Friday Guy Fawkes Day Observance
November 14 Sunday Remembrance Sunday Observance
November 28 Sunday First Sunday of Advent Observance
November 29 Monday First Day of Hanukkah Jewish holiday
November 30 Tuesday St Andrew's Day Public Holiday
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Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Saturday New Year's Day National holiday
January 3 Monday New Year's Day observed Public Holiday
January 3 Monday New Year's Day Holiday Bank holiday
January 4 Tuesday 2nd January (substitute day) Local holiday
January 6 Thursday Epiphany Common Local holiday
January 7 Friday Orthodox Christmas Day Orthodox holiday
January 14 Friday Orthodox New Year Orthodox holiday
January 17 Monday Tu B'Shevat (Arbor Day) Jewish holiday
January 25 Tuesday Burns Night Local observance
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Tide times and tide charts

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Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 54.75844
Longitude in decimal degrees: -2.69531
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 54° 46' 30" North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 2° 42' 43" West
Height above sea level: 71 m,   232.94 ft,   2795.28 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)