Saint Thomas
in Cayo District, Belize

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
17.150 and -88.633 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 17° 8' 59" and W -88° 37' 59"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - BZD
Spoken languages:
English, Spanish
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:25 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: America/Belize
UTC/GMT offset: -6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:23 am and 6:32 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-12.116 and 96.895 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bantam Village
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Delve into Saint Thomas

Saint Thomas in Cayo District is located in Belize a little south-east of Belmopan, the country's capital town.

Current time in Saint Thomas is now 01:25 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named America / Belize with an UTC offset of -6 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Saint Thomas, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Belize is Melinda Airport in a distance of 24 mi (or 39 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Tikal National Park in Guatemala at a distance of 17 mi (or 28 km). The closest in Belize is Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System in a distance of 115 mi (or 28 km), East. 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: Belmopan, Dangriga, Belize City, Orange Walk and Dolores. 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: 36°C / 97 °F

Morning Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 54%
Air Pressure 1014.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 77% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 26th of June 2019

33°C (91 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Thursday, 27th of June 2019

35°C (95 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.

Friday, 28th of June 2019

35°C (95 °F)
21°C (71 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Cacao Rainforest Lodge

5,2 mi
Mile 43 Hummingbird HWY

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.


Published: March 17, 2015
Length: 41:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jeepin Jeff

Video clips of "the group" during RoadScholar Belize Guatemala trip 2/17/15.

Tribute held in Dangriga in honor of Theodore Aranda

Published: November 10, 2011
Length: 38:56 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: PlusTV Belize

Tribute held in Dangriga in honor of political garifuna pioneer Ted Aranda.

Belize Supreme Court grants declarations in favor of Dr. Henry Canton

Published: November 08, 2011
Length: 34:38 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: PlusTV Belize

Supreme Court grants declarations in favor of Dr. Henry Canton.

Recovery Mission in St Herman's Cave

Published: November 12, 2008
Length: 21:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: planetgecko

Marcos Cucul and Barry Cuthbertson scramble through St Herman's Cave at the Blue Hole National Monument in Cayo, Belize. The two man mission was a search and recovery mission for equipment...

Farming in Belize- Macarena Rose speaks with Mr. Juan

Published: December 18, 2011
Length: 36:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Macarena Rose

Macarena Rose speaks with Juan Jose on pineapple farming in Belize. Juan has a few acres just off the scenic Hummingbird Highway of Belize. Learn how many pineapple plants can fill up an acre...

Airboat Ride #2, Belize

Published: March 09, 2008
Length: 20:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: cowside7

Airboat ride through Belize mangrove swamps #2.

Cave-Tubing, Caves Branch Belize, Nov 30, 2010

Published: January 06, 2011
Length: 21:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Matt McGinley

After the excitement of the zipline, we went on a 45 minute hike along the Caves Branch River until we reach our starting point for Cave Tubing...

Black Hole Drop 300 foot Rappel - Ian Anderson's Caves Branch, Belize

Published: July 23, 2011
Length: 36:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Trans-Americas Journey

Black Hole Drop at Ian Anderson's Caves Branch, Belize. A 300 foot Rappel in the jungle.

Returning from caving at Caves Branch, Belize

Published: February 12, 2012
Length: 28:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jeff Czapla-Myers

and cleaning a muddy shoe at the same time!

Belize day 5: waterfall cave expedition

Published: November 10, 2013
Length: 52:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: BabyBlueJeff

We originally were going to do the Lost Caves Expedition with Caves Branch, but we decided to change it since it was just a regular cave excursion and we knew it was pretty hard to beat Actun...

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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.


Belize Listen/bəˈliːz/, is a country located on the north eastern coast of Central America. It is the only country in the area where English is the official language, although Kriol and Spanish are more commonly spoken. Belize is bordered to the north by Mexico, to the south and west by Guatemala and to the east by the Caribbean Sea. Its mainland is about 290 km long and 110 km wide.

Located at 17.25, -88.7667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Belize, Central American countries, Caribbean countries, Member states of the Caribbean Community, Former British colonies, Former Spanish colonies, Member states of the Commonwealth of Nations, English-speaking countries and territories, Constitutional monarchies, Liberal democracies, States and territories established in 1981, Member states of the United Nations


Belmopan, estimated population of 14,606, is the capital city of Belize. Belmopan is located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:17|15|N|88|46|W||| | |name= }}, at an altitude of 76 metres (250 ft) above sea level. Belmopan was constructed just to the east of the Belize River, 80 km inland from the former capital, the port of Belize City, after that city's near destruction by Hurricane Hattie in 1961. The government was moved to Belmopan in 1970.

Located at 17.25, -88.7667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
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Belmopan, Belize River, Capitals in Central America, Cayo District, Planned capitals, Populated places established in 1970, Populated places in Belize