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:
Thursday 22 February 2018
Current Time:
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Time Zone: Europe/London
GMT/UTC: 0  hours
DST started: Sunday, 29 October 2017, 01:00
DST will end: Sunday, 25 March 2018, 01:00


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

Upcoming public holidays

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 1 Thursday Purim Jewish holiday
March 1 Thursday St. David's Day Observance
March 11 Sunday Mothering Sunday Observance
March 17 Saturday St Patrick's Day Observance
March 19 Monday St Patrick's Day observed Local holiday
March 20 Tuesday March equinox Season
March 25 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
March 25 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
March 29 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
March 30 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
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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)