in Samtse Dzongkhag, Bhutan
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 27.017 and 89.217 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 27° 1' 0" and E 89° 13' 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: 08:46 AM (Saturday)
- Timezone: Asia/Thimphu
- UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:16 am and 7:00 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Robinson Crusoe
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 3,2 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: 2020-07-10 07:22:48
Dorokha in Samtse Dzongkhag is a city in Bhutan about 41 mi (or 65 km) south-west of Thimphu, the country's capital city.
Local time in Dorokha is now 08:46 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Thimphu with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Dorokha. The closest airport in Bhutan is Paro Airport in a distance of 30 mi (or 48 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Samtse, Tsimasham, Ha, Paro and Xarsingma. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F
|Morning Temperature||24°C / 76 °F|
|Evening Temperature||26°C / 79 °F|
|Night Temperature||25°C / 78 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||14%|
|Air Pressure||1002 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Heavy intensity rain|
Sunday, 12th of July 2020
29°C (85 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Monday, 13th of July 2020
25°C (77 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Very heavy rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Tuesday, 14th of July 2020
28°C (82 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
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Hindu Temple in Samtse Bhutan || 360° View
This Shivalaya Mandir is the first Hindu temple in Bhutan that is in devotion to Lord Shiva. These temple not only provides a house of prayers and devotion for ...
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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.
Dorokha is a gewog, in the southwest of Bhutan. It is located in Samtse District. The people here speak Nepali and are predominantly Hindus. It is not connected by road to any part of the country. The nearest town, and district head-quarter, is Samtse, about 12 hours walk away. Residents carry their supplies either on their own back or on horse-back. There is a road under construction. It is scheduled to be completed by 2011-12.
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