in Samdrup Jongkhar Dzongkhag, Bhutan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
26.817 and 91.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 26° 49' 0" and E 91° 43' 0"
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: 08:14 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Thimphu
UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:40 am and 5:52 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
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Delve into Bhangtar

Bhangtar in Samdrup Jongkhar Dzongkhag with it's 656 habitants is a city located in Bhutan about 135 mi (or 218 km) east of Thimphu, the country's capital town.

Current time in Bhangtar is now 08:14 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Thimphu with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Bhangtar. The closest is airport we know is Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport in India in a distance of 50 mi (or 80 km). Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Manas Wildlife Sanctuary in India at a distance of 43 mi (or 69 km).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Samdrup Jongkhar, Mushalpur, Pemagatshel, Trashigang and Mongar. 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: 33°C / 91 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 60%
Air Pressure 1009.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 21st of September 2019

33°C (92 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Light rain, calm, clear sky.

Sunday, 22nd of September 2019

33°C (91 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Moderate rain, broken clouds.

Monday, 23rd of September 2019

24°C (76 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

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.

Samdrup Jongkhar District

Samdrup Jongkhar District is one of the 20 dzongkhags (districts) comprising Bhutan. The dominant languages of the district are Tshangla (Sharchopkha) in the north and west, and Nepali in the east.

Located at 26.9167, 91.6167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Bhutan, Samdrup Jongkhar District


Bhangtar is a settlement in the southeast of Bhutan. It is located in Samdrup Jongkhar District, close to the border with India.

Located at 26.8167, 91.7167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Bhutan


Jongkhar is a small town in southern Bhutan near the border with India.

Located at 26.8167, 91.5667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Bhutan

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Bhangtar.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: