Santa Cruz Destination Guide

Map of the area of Santa Cruz in Jamaica

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Santa Cruz in St. Elizabeth (region) with it's 8,217 inhabitants is located in Jamaica - about 60 mi (or 96 km) West of Kingston, the country's capital.

Local time in Santa Cruz is now 06:31 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "America / Jamaica" with an UTC offset of -5 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these bigger locations might be interesting for you: YS Estate, Torrington Castle, Spanish Town, Siloah, Seven Corners or George Town. When in this area, you might want to check out Woolwich, Whorton, Tombstone, Santa Cruz, Sallys Hall and Gilnock as well. We know of 5 airports close to Santa Cruz. The clostest airport we know of is Sangster International Airport (IATA: MBJ) with a distance of 34 mi (or 55 km) North-West of the city centre of Santa Cruz.

To view way more photos of of this place and the area check out our Santa Cruz photo gallery. It has recently been updated.

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Local Weather Conditions & Forecast

Current weather for the greater area of Santa Cruz for Saturday, 20th of December 2014.

Sky is clear
27°C / 81 °F
Temperature during night:
24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall:
General weather conditions:
Sky is clear
Wind and sky conditions:
Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-West. Clear sky
Air pressure & humidity:
1015 hPa with 86% air humidity
Forecast for Sunday, 21st of December 2014
Few clouds
Day: 28°C (83 °F)
Night: 25°C (76 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.
Forecast for Monday, 22nd of December 2014
Broken clouds
Day: 29°C (83 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.
Forecast for Tuesday, 23rd of December 2014
Light rain
Day: 30°C (86 °F)
Night: 27°C (81 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.

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Sightseeing Tipps

We got more sightseeing tips with detailed descriptions on our dedicated Santa Cruz sightseeing overview.

  • St. Elizabeth Technical High School
  • Santa Cruz, Jamaica
  • Smith River (Jamaica)
  • Lacovia High School
  • Lacovia
  • Saint Elizabeth Parish

Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Santa Cruz during the next days.


Dynamo Winter Camp

Starting at: no exact start tme given.
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Videos from the area

These are videos related to the place based on their coordinates. Check the Santa Cruz video gallery for a broader collection..

1# Ninja man and Daughter GT Taylor Stage show Jamaica

Play VideoNinja man and Daughter  GT Taylor Stage show Jamaica

Duration: 07:33 min
Uploaded: January 07, 2009
Views: 24,399 - Rating: 5/5
uploaded by: FyahStarta

GT Taylor Stage show. Ninja man and daughter Christmas Day St Elizabeth Jamaica 2008

2# Dunn's River Falls Jamaica

Play VideoDunn's River Falls  Jamaica

Duration: 03:02 min
Uploaded: April 13, 2008
Views: 240,039 - Rating: 4.72449/5
uploaded by: Bill Kendall

Views of tourists climbing the falls

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