Shongar Dzong
in Mongar Dzongkhag, Bhutan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
27.250 and 91.083 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 27° 15' 0" and E 91° 4' 59"
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: 06:38 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Thimphu
UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:01 am and 6:52 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Bhutan in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Bhutan.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Bhutan. Last Update: 2021-06-16 08:28:49

Discover Shongar Dzong

Shongar Dzong in Mongar Dzongkhag is a town in Bhutan about 90 mi (or 144 km) east of Thimphu, the country's capital city.

Current time in Shongar Dzong is now 06:38 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Thimphu with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 8 airports near Shongar Dzong. The closest is airport we know is Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport in India in a distance of 85 mi (or 137 km). The closest airport in Bhutan is Paro Airport in a distance of 102 mi (or 137 km), South. 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 36 mi (or 59 km).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mongar, Pemagatshel, Shemgang, Lhuentse and Jakar. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 89 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 78 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Chance of rainfall 26%
Air Humidity 69%
Air Pressure 1002 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (5 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 71% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Saturday, 19th of June 2021

29°C (85 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Sunday, 20th of June 2021

24°C (76 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 21st of June 2021

29°C (85 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

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Wild East-Bhutan.

Published: May 18, 2019
Length: 25:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Karma Jamtsho

Flora & Fauna Explorstion with https://incredible-bhutan.travel.


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Shongar Dzong