in Chhukha Dzongkhag, Bhutan
- Manas Wildlife Sanctuary (Unesco heritage, 96 mi)
- 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:
- 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
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
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 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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Attractions and noteworthy things
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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.
The Ha Chhu (also spelled Haa Chhu) is a river in west-central Bhutan, it is a tributary of the Raidak River (Wong Chhu).
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Tsimasham.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Chhukha Dzong, Chukha, Chhukha, Tsimasham, Чукха