in East Grand Bahama District, Bahamas
- Grand Bahama International Airport (26 mi)
- West End Airport (43 mi)
- Abaco I Walker C Airport (46 mi)
- Treasure Cay Airport (56 mi)
- Great Harbour Cay Airport (66 mi)
- Marsh Harbour International Airport (74 mi)
- Bimini North Seaplane Base (84 mi)
- Chub Cay Airport (86 mi)
- Palm Beach International Airport (112 mi)
- Lynden Pindling International Airport (120 mi)
- Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport (122 mi)
- Miami International Airport (137 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 26.610 and -78.279 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 26° 36' 35" and W -78° 16' 43"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dollar - BSD
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 11:25 PM (Thursday)
- Timezone: America/Nassau
- UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:48 am and 7:43 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -26.133 and 113.417 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Useless Loop
- This place on Geonames.org
Touring High Rock
High Rock in East Grand Bahama District with it's 3,744 residents is a town located in Bahamas about 122 mi (or 196 km) north-west of Nassau, the country's capital place.
Time in High Rock is now 11:25 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named America / Nassau with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 12 airports nearby High Rock, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in Bahamas is Grand Bahama International Airport in a distance of 26 mi (or 42 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Everglades National Park in United states at a distance of 86 mi (or 138 km). Also, if you like the game of golf, there are several options within driving distance. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Freeport, West End, Hard Bargain, Marsh Harbour and Alice Town. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 84 °F
|Morning Temperature||29°C / 84 °F|
|Evening Temperature||29°C / 84 °F|
|Night Temperature||29°C / 84 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||8%|
|Air Pressure||1014.7 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Friday, 23rd of August 2019
29°C (84 °F)
29°C (85 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Saturday, 24th of August 2019
29°C (85 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Sunday, 25th of August 2019
30°C (85 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
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Beer Review #75 Bahamian Brewery - Strongback Stout
Rich reviews the Strongback Stout from the Bahamian Brewery of Freeport, Bahamas. This was recorded at Bishop's Beach Club, Resturant & Bar. This review was originally aired on October 31, 2013.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Grand Bahama is the northernmost of the islands of the Bahamas, and the closest major island to the United States, lying 90 kilometres off the state of Florida. Grand Bahama is the fourth largest island in the Bahamas island chain of approximately 700 islands and 2,400 cays. The island is approximately 150 kilometres long west to east and 20 kilometres at its widest point north to south.
East Grand Bahama
East Grand Bahama is a district of the Bahamas, situated on the eastern part of the island of Grand Bahama. The local government seat for the district is in the settlement of High Rock, a fairly small town. It is situated approximately 40 miles east of the City of Freeport, and 20 miles from the easternmost settlement of McLeans Town. Other settlements of East Grand Bahama include Rocky Creek, Pelican Point, Gambier Point and Sweeting Cay.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of High Rock.
- West End
- Hard Bargain
- Marsh Harbour
- Alice Town
- San Andros
- West Palm Beach
- Spanish Wells
- Fort Lauderdale
- Ft Pierce
- Vero Beach
- Governor's Harbour
- Moore Haven
- Black Point
- Arthur's Town
- Fort Myers
- Punta Gorda
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
High Rock Village, High Rocks, High Rock