in Dhaka District of Dhaka Division, Bangladesh
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 23.863 and 90.413 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 23° 51' 48" and E 90° 24' 46"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Taka - BDT
- Spoken languages:
- Bengali, English
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 05:57 PM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Asia/Dhaka
- UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:20 am and 6:48 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Robinson Crusoe
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Bangladesh.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Bangladesh. Last Update: 2020-07-15 07:21:05
Delve into Purākar
Purākar in Dhaka District (Dhaka Division) is located in Bangladesh a little north of Dhaka, the country's capital town.
Current time in Purākar is now 05:57 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Dhaka with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 9 airports close to Purākar, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Bangladesh is Dhaka / Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Bangladesh is Historic Mosque City of Bagerhat in a distance of 91 mi (or 147 km), South-West. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dhaka, Agartala, Mymensingh, Magura and Netrakona. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 90 °F
|Morning Temperature||27°C / 80 °F|
|Evening Temperature||31°C / 87 °F|
|Night Temperature||28°C / 82 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||10%|
|Air Pressure||1002 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 86% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Thursday, 16th of July 2020
34°C (93 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Friday, 17th of July 2020
34°C (93 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Saturday, 18th of July 2020
34°C (93 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Sarina Dhaka Five Star Business Boutique Hotel
PAN PACIFIC SONARGAON DHAKA
Radisson Blu Dhaka Water Garden
The Way Dhaka
Golden Tulip The GrandMark-Dhaka
Six Seasons Hotel House 19 Road 96
The Westin Dhaka
BEST WESTERN PLUS MAPLE LEAF
Videos from this area
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A Journey at IIT, DU
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LETS CLEAN BANGALDESH 12 Sep 2009
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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.
Shahjalal International Airport
Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport, formerly Zia International Airport and Dacca International Airport, is the largest airport in Bangladesh. It is located in the capital Dhaka and started operations in 1980, taking over as the country's sole international airport from Tejgaon Airport. It is the home base and hub of all Bangladeshi airlines, including Biman Bangladesh Airlines, GMG Airlines, Regent Airways, United Airways and NovoAir. The airport has an area of 1,981 acres .
Tongi is a township in Gazipur, Bangladesh,one of the near by town of Savar, with a population of 350,000 that hosts the Biswa Ijtema, features a BSCIC industrial area, which produces BDT 1500 crore of industrial products annually, and marks the northern border of Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, since 1786. Tongi Shahid Memorial School compound is mass burial site of the genocide in Liberation War of Bangladesh.
Airport railway station, Dhaka
Biman Bandar Railway Station is an important railway station in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh. It is situated opposite to Shahjalal International Airport. It is located on the Airport Road
Uttara Model Town or simply Uttara is a northern Thana and a suburb of Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh. The name derives from the Bengali word ut'tar meaning "north". It lies on the road to Gazipur, and adjoins Shahjalal International Airport. Uttara is primarily planned square grid residential suburb, geographically elevated from southern Dhaka saving it from floods, and is divided into several "sectors". It can be said that Uttara is far from the congestion and pollution of Dhaka.
RAJUK Uttara Model College
RAJUK Uttara Model College(RUMC) is a co-educational Bangladeshi High school(Grade VI-XII) situated in Uttara, Dhaka about a Kilometre north from Shahjalal International Airport. It was established in 1994. Admissions are based on an entrance test and a viva-voce (oral examination). The school provides education to its students in Bengali and English medium under the national curriculum. Students are admitted into the institution in Sixth, Ninth and Eleventh grade.
Ashkona is a newly developed residential area in Dhaka close to Shahjalal International Airport. Previously, the area was a vast water land. After 2003 the area got new importance after the huge project of Givensee Real Estate, named 'Ashkona City Complex'.
Peoples Telecommunication & Information Services Ltd. (PeoplesTel) is a Bangladeshi fixed line operator. It is a private public switched telephone network operator, ISP and Hosted Call Centre Service Provider in Bangladesh.
Shaheed Monsur Ali Medical College
The Shaheed Monsur Ali Medical College is a Private medical college in Uttara Model Town, Uttara Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh.