Samdrup Jongkhar
in Samdrup Jongkhar Dzongkhag, Bhutan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
26.801 and 91.505 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 26° 48' 2" and E 91° 30' 18"
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: 09:30 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Thimphu
UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:40 am and 5:56 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
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Delve into Samdrup Jongkhar

Samdrup Jongkhar in Samdrup Jongkhar Dzongkhag with it's 7,507 habitants is a town located in Bhutan about 123 mi (or 199 km) east of Thimphu, the country's capital town.

Time in Samdrup Jongkhar is now 09:30 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Thimphu with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Samdrup Jongkhar. The closest is airport we know is Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport in India in a distance of 48 mi (or 78 km). The closest airport in Bhutan is Paro Airport in a distance of 135 mi (or 78 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 30 mi (or 48 km).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mushalpur, Pemagatshel, Trashigang, Mongar and Dispur. 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: 32°C / 89 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 65%
Air Pressure 1011.2 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 87% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 18th of September 2019

31°C (88 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

33°C (92 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Friday, 20th of September 2019

32°C (90 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Videos from this area

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Durga Puja Dance N.K Darranga (Mandab).mp4

Published: October 25, 2012
Length: 53:06 min
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Author: Salim Ali

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DurgaPuja 2012 Daranga (Mandab) .mp4

Published: October 25, 2012
Length: 40:21 min
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Attractions and noteworthy things

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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 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Bhutan, Samdrup Jongkhar District


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

Located at 26.8167, 91.5667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Bhutan

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