in Samtse Dzongkhag, Bhutan

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Location Summary
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: 02:55 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Thimphu
UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:09 am and 6:56 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
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Current travel safety evaluation for Bhutan in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Bhutan.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Bhutan. Last Update: 2023-06-08 08:19:11

Explore Samtse

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 02:55 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.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 38°C / 101 °F

Morning Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Evening Temperature 41°C / 105 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 35%
Air Pressure 1003 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 37% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 9th of June 2023

38°C (100 °F)
31°C (88 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 10th of June 2023

36°C (96 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.

Sunday, 11th of June 2023

32°C (90 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Videos from this area

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Memory during Teaching Practice Samtse L, S, S

Published: March 23, 2015
Length: 13:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Kinzang Dorji

My Teaching Experience...the first day teaching.

Chamurchi Eco Park Tour

Published: May 24, 2018
Length: 50:27 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Mr Jayanta

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India Bhutan Border | Lal Jhamela Basti | Best North Bengal Picnic Spot

Published: December 11, 2017
Length: 37:21 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: AsliSK

Just a Simple Picnic Movie @ Lal Jhamela Basti , Jalpaiguri in 4K UHD | #Dooars #Lal_Jhamela_Basti #Picnic_Spot #India #Bhutan |

Lal Jhamela Basti | Dooars

Published: October 24, 2018
Length: 07:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Bhaskar

Lal Jhamela Basti is a picturesque tourist spot located near Nagrakata on the Indo-Bhutan Border.

Oil painting " Hill side" |

Published: October 04, 2018
Length: 54:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Art & Nature

Place - Lal Jhamala Basti Dooars Bast interesting place.

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Published: July 04, 2018
Length: 56:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ratikant Routh

Barish ka pani.

Chamurchi Eco Park 360° View

Published: May 23, 2018
Length: 28:11 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Mr Jayanta

Chamurchi Eco Park is a project of Department of Tourism, Govt. of West Bengal. The construction of the park has been started 5 years back and completed in ...

Way to #Bukkey Mahakal/ #Chamurchi Mahakal Bhutan

Published: January 11, 2019
Length: 43:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Bittu Jowardar

Bukkey Mahakal Dham.

A short trip to Lal jhamela basti

Published: January 13, 2019
Length: 57:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: b. mams

Located in the Jalpaiguri district around Nagrakata, a beautiful place Lal Jhamela Basti, a famous tourist spot that rests in the corner of Dooars, West Bengal.

Lal Jhamela Picnic Spot | Indo-Bhutan Border | Dooars

Published: January 19, 2019
Length: 22:52 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Bhaskar

An excellent picnic spot in the lap of nature.

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