in Mauricie of Québec, Canada
- Trois-Rivières Airport (15 mi)
- Quebec Jean Lesage International Airport (66 mi)
- Montréal / Saint-Hubert Airport (79 mi)
- Montreal International (Mirabel) Airport (87 mi)
- Bromont Airport (88 mi)
- Montreal / Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (89 mi)
- St Jean Airport (92 mi)
- Sherbrooke Airport (93 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 46.567 and -72.749 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 46° 34' 0" and W -72° 44' 56"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dollar - CAD
- Spoken languages:
- English, French, Inuktitut
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 03:12 PM (Sunday)
- Timezone: America/Toronto
- UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:38 am and 6:48 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -34.350 and 115.167 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Flinders Bay
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Shawinigan in Mauricie (Québec) with it's 49,161 residents is a town located in Canada about 163 mi (or 262 km) north-east of Ottawa, the country's capital place.
Time in Shawinigan is now 03:12 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named America / Toronto with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Shawinigan, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Canada is Trois-Rivières Airport in a distance of 15 mi (or 24 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Rideau Canal in a distance of 130 mi (or 209 km), South-West. Also, if you like the game of golf, there are several options within driving distance. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Saint-Pierre-les-Becquets, Saint-Pie-V, Saint-Pie, Saint-Remi-de-Tingwick and Montreal. 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: 21°C / 70 °F
|Morning Temperature||16°C / 61 °F|
|Evening Temperature||21°C / 70 °F|
|Night Temperature||19°C / 67 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||1%|
|Air Pressure||1013.9 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Sunday, 22nd of September 2019
19°C (66 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Monday, 23rd of September 2019
12°C (54 °F)
11°C (51 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Tuesday, 24th of September 2019
15°C (59 °F)
11°C (53 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Auberge Escapade Inn
Comfort Inn & Suites
Auberge Le Florès
Auberge la Rocaille
HOTEL MARINEAU SHAWINIGAN
Auberge La Rocaille
Auberge Gouverneur Shawinigan
Videos from this area
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Sauvegarde de la numérotation des rues de Shawinigan
En réponse aux récents débats sur le changement du nom des rues de Shawinigan, la Cité de l'énergie en collaboration avec Appartenance Mauricie présentent cette courte vidéo afin de...
Sugar Sammy rit de Shawinigan a Salut bonjour le 6 janvier 2012. Vraiment très drole.
via YouTube Capture.
Folies lunaires Shawinigan 2015
Voici un aperçu des Folies lunaires de Shawinigan qui ont eu lieu vendredi le 20 mars dernier au Collège Shawinigan. On vous rappelle que les Folies lunaires sont une soirée qui débute...
Shawinigan (TimeLapse HDR)
TimeLapse HDR réalisé au cours de l'été 2014 démontrant quelques uns des plus beaux attraits de la ville de Shawinigan situé en Mauricie (Québec)
Final of Shawinigan Cup in Shawinigan Qc 2008
videos from www.beginracingteam.com Final of Shawinigan Cup in Shawinigan Qc 2008 lane 1:clay rafferty lane 2:walter Joy (rafferty sled) lane 3:Michel Begin lane 4:Bernard rodrigue ...
Michaël Bournival show Memorial Cup 2012 to his family in Shawinigan
Le joueur des Cataractes de Shawinigan Michaël Bournival montre la Coupe Memorial 2012 à sa Famille à Shawinigan.
CN 542 @ Shawinigan
[Watch In HD] CN L54217-01 w/ CN 4706 & 4802 @ Shawinigan (MP 47.95 Joliette Sub) January 17Th 2009 15:52 ET (Eastern Time)
Harlem Shake Prestige Mazda Shawinigan
Moment de folie de notre équipe de vente... le Harlem Shake Mazda! A crazy moment from our sales staff... a Mazda Harlem Shake! Suivez-nous aussi sur Facebook et Twitter! Follow us on facebook.co ...
Shawinigan MCI Classics
Here are two RTCS 1989 MCI TC40102Ns at the Galeries du le Mauricie. The second one is ex. STM 59-038.
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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.
Forges du Saint-Maurice
Forges du Saint-Maurice ("St. Maurice Ironworks"), just outside of Trois-Rivières, Quebec, is a National Historic Site of Canada, and birthplace of the country's iron industry. Forges du Saint-Maurice was created on 25 March 1730, the second company (after the failure of the first) granted a monopoly to employ the iron ore deposits at Trois-Rivières. The forge started working in 1738 and remained in virtually continuous operation until closing.
La Cité de l'Énergie
La Cite de l'Énergie is a theme park based on local industrial history and located in Shawinigan, Quebec, Canada.
Aréna Jacques Plante
The Arena Jacques Plante is a 2,524-seat (total capacity 3,700) multi-purpose arena in Shawinigan, Quebec, Canada. It was built in 1937. It was home to the Shawinigan Cataractes Ice hockey team. The arena is named in honour of Jacques Plante; formerly, the building was known as the Shawinigan Municipal Auditorium. In 2008, the building was closed in favour of the new Centre Bionest located adjacent to the Arena Jacques Plante.
CFKM-DT is the V owned-and-operated television station in Trois-Rivières, Quebec, Canada. It broadcasts a high-definition digital signal on UHF channel 34 from a transmitter on Rue Principale in Notre-Dame-du-Mont-Carmel. Owned by Remstar Corporation, the station operates as a de facto semi-satellite of Montreal sister station CFJP-DT and its studios are located on Boulevard Saint-Jean/Route 40 in Trois-Rivières. This station can also be seen on Cogeco Cable channel 5.
CHEM-DT is the TVA owned-and-operated television station in Trois-Rivières, Quebec, Canada. It broadcasts a high-definition digital signal on VHF channel 8 from a transmitter on Rue Principale in Notre-Dame-du-Mont-Carmel. Owned by the Groupe TVA subsidiary of Quebecor Media, its studios are located on Boulevard de Chanoine-Moreau and Rue Jacques de Labadie in Trois-Rivières. This station can also be seen on Cogeco Cable channel 7 and in high definition on digital channel 503.
CKTM-DT is the Télévision de Radio-Canada owned-and-operated television station serving the Mauricie region of the Canadian province of Quebec, that is licensed to Trois-Rivières. It broadcasts a high-definition digital signal on UHF channel 28 from a transmitter on Rue Principale in Notre-Dame-du-Mont-Carmel. Owned by the Société Radio-Canada arm of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, its studios are located on Boulevard Saint-Jean in Trois-Rivières.
Centre Bionest de Shawinigan
The Centre Bionest or Centre Bionest de Shawinigan is a 4,125-seat multi-purpose arena in Shawinigan, Quebec, Canada that opened on December 27, 2008 and has been the home of the Shawinigan Cataractes since 2008. When the Shawinigan Cataractes played their first-ever game in their new state-of-the-art facility, the game sold out with 4,112 spectators in attendance. The Cataractes won 5–1 against the Junior de Montreal.
Shawinigan railway station
Shawinigan railway station is located on Chemin du CN in Shawinigan, Quebec, Canada. It is a former CN Rail station and is currently used by Via Rail for two routes running from Montreal. The station is staffed and is wheelchair-accessible. It is a designated Heritage Railway Station.
Saint-Maurice (provincial electoral district)
Saint-Maurice is a provincial electoral district located in the Mauricie region of Quebec, Canada. It includes part of the city of Shawinigan; it does not, however, include the parish municipality of Saint-Maurice (although it borders on it). It was created for the 1867 election, and an electoral district of that name existed even earlier: see Saint-Maurice (Lower Canada) and Saint-Maurice (Province of Canada). In the change from the 2001 to the 2011 electoral map, its territory was unchanged.
Monument des Braves, Shawinigan
The Monument des Braves is a cenotaph located in Shawinigan, Quebec. It was completed in 1948, when François Roy was mayor. The monument is located in downtown Shawinigan at the intersection of Fourth Street and Promenade du Saint-Maurice (then Riverside Street) near the Saint-Maurice River. It was designed by Trois-Rivières architect J. Cuvelier and consists of a 35 foot (10.7 m) tall granite obelisk topped with a soldier helmet and a victory wreath.
Lac-à-la-Tortue is a small community of 2,500 inhabitants in Quebec. Formerly a separate municipality, it has been one of the seven sectors of the city of Shawinigan since the municipal amalgamation of January 1, 2002. The name Lac-a-la-Tortue is French for Turtle Lake.
Saint-Jean-des-Piles is a community in the Canadian province of Quebec. Formerly a separate parish municipality in the Le Centre-de-la-Mauricie Regional County Municipality, it has been one of the seven sectors of the city of Shawinigan since the municipal amalgamation of January 1, 2002.
Saint-Gérard-des-Laurentides is a community in the Canadian province of Quebec. Formerly a separate parish municipality in the Le Centre-de-la-Mauricie Regional County Municipality, it has been one of the seven sectors of the city of Shawinigan since the municipal amalgamation of January 1, 2002.
Saint-Georges, often unofficially known as Saint-Georges-de-Champlain, was a former village municipality and is now a sector (secteur) of the city of Shawinigan. Until 1919, Saint-Georges had been known as Village Turcotte. It merged with Shawinigan in an municipal amalgamation on January 1, 2002. In the Canada 1996 Census its population was 3,929.
Baie-de-Shawinigan is a small industrial community within the City of Shawinigan in the Canadian province of Quebec. The place is named after its location on a bay of the Saint-Maurice River. For a period of time, it was also known as Belgoville because it faced the paper mill of the Belgo Canadian Pulp Company. The place was incorporated in 1907 as the Village Municipality of Baie-de-Shawinigan, but merged into the City of Shawinigan in 1998.
Lac-à-la-Tortue Ecological Reserve
Lac-à-la-Tortue Ecological Reserve is an ecological reserve in Quebec, Canada. It was established on May 27, 1992.
Île Anselme-Fay is an island in Shawinigan, Canada. The island is surrounded by the Saint-Maurice River.
These districts belong to Shawinigan.Other districts
These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Shawinigan.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Shawinigan.
- Saint-Philippe-de-La Prairie
- Saint Albans
- North Hero
- Hyde Park
- Saint Johnsbury
- North Haverhill
- Middlebury (village)
- Lyme Town Offices
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PMP Training Course In Shawinigan-Sud, QC
Starting at: 05:00 am (05:00).
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Conférence Sur La SANTÉ Et Le BONHEUR Selon L'enseignement De Bruno Gröning
Starting at: 01:30 pm (13:30).
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Starting at: 04:00 pm (16:00).
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
شاوينيغان, شاوینیگان, Shawinigan, XFL, シャウィニガン, Шавиниган