Tsimasham
in Chhukha Dzongkhag, Bhutan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
27.099 and 89.536 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 27° 5' 56" and E 89° 32' 9"
Currency and Currency Code:
Ngultrum - BTN
Spoken languages:
Dzongkha
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:42 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Thimphu
UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:35 am and 6:34 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
References
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Explore Tsimasham

Tsimasham in Chhukha Dzongkhag with it's 2,855 inhabitants is located in Bhutan about 26 mi (or 42 km) south of Thimphu, the country's capital.

Local time in Tsimasham is now 01:42 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Thimphu with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Tsimasham. The closest airport in Bhutan is Paro Airport in a distance of 22 mi (or 36 km), North. 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 Manas Wildlife Sanctuary in India at a distance of 96 mi (or 154 km).

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Daga, Paro, Thimphu, Lungtenzampa and Ha. 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: 17°C / 63 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 56 °F
Night Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 74%
Air Pressure 1006 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 40% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

22°C (71 °F)
10°C (51 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

20°C (68 °F)
10°C (51 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

18°C (65 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

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Indian road workers fix roads in Bhutan

Published: October 18, 2011
Length: 24:51 min
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Author: BestOfAsiaOverland

Indian workers working on the roads in Bhutan.


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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.

Chukha District

Chukha District is one of the 20 dzongkhag (districts) comprising Bhutan. The major town is Phuentsholing which is the gateway city along the sole road which connects India to western Bhutan. Chukha is the commercial and the financial capital of Bhutan. With Bhutan's oldest hydropower plant, Chukha hydel (completed in 1986-88), and Tala Hydroelectricity Project, the country's largest power plant, Chukha is the dzongkhag which contributes the most to the GDP of the country.

Located at 27, 89.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Chukha District, Districts of Bhutan

Ha Chhu

The Ha Chhu (also spelled Haa Chhu) is a river in west-central Bhutan, it is a tributary of the Raidak River (Wong Chhu).

Located at 27.2333, 89.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Bhutan


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Chhukha Dzong, Chukha, Chhukha, Tsimasham, Чукха