in Samtse Dzongkhag, Bhutan
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 26.899 and 89.100 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 26° 53' 56" and E 89° 5' 58"
- 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: 10:25 PM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Asia/Thimphu
- UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:20 am and 6:58 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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Samtse in Samtse Dzongkhag with it's 5,479 inhabitants is located in Bhutan about 51 mi (or 83 km) south-west of Thimphu, the country's capital.
Local time in Samtse is now 10:25 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Thimphu with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Samtse. The closest airport in Bhutan is Paro Airport in a distance of 40 mi (or 65 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Tsimasham, Ha, Jalpaiguri, Xarsingma and Paro. 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: 23°C / 73 °F
|Morning Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Evening Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Night Temperature||21°C / 71 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||2%|
|Air Pressure||1003.1 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 71% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Friday, 19th of July 2019
27°C (80 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Saturday, 20th of July 2019
26°C (80 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Sunday, 21st of July 2019
22°C (71 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, overcast clouds.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Samtse District is one of the 20 dzongkhags (districts) comprising Bhutan.
Chengmari is a settlement in the far west of Bhutan. It is located between Samtse and Sibsu in Samtse District, close to the border with India.
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.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Samtse.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: