in Jimaní of Provincia de Independencia, Dominican Republic

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
18.492 and -71.850 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 18° 29' 30" and W -71° 51' 0"
Currency and Currency Code:
Peso - DOP
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:52 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: America/Santo_Domingo
UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:13 am and 7:27 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-22.400 and 113.800 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bundera Bundera
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Current travel safety evaluation for Dominican Republic in Caribbean

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

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Dominican Republic. Last Update: 2024-06-25 08:19:33

Delve into Jimaní

Jimaní in Jimaní (Provincia de Independencia) with it's 6,567 habitants is a city located in Dominican Republic about 122 mi (or 196 km) west of Santo Domingo, the country's capital town.

Current time in Jimaní is now 10:52 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named America / Santo Domingo with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 9 airports closer to Jimaní, of which one is a larger airport. The closest is airport we know is Toussaint Louverture International Airport in Haiti in a distance of 30 mi (or 48 km). The closest airport in Dominican Republic is Cabo Rojo Airport in a distance of 41 mi (or 48 km), West. 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 National History Park – Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers in Haiti at a distance of 75 mi (or 121 km).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Comendador, Neiba, Pedernales, Port-au-Prince and Hinche. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 89 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 58%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 62% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 25th of June 2024

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

Wednesday, 26th of June 2024

31°C (87 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 27th of June 2024

29°C (85 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Published: April 29, 2012
Length: 07:04 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Anibal Torres

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Published: April 29, 2012
Length: 18:57 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Anibal Torres

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Published: February 20, 2011
Length: 21:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jason Blanco

Decenas de camioneros dominicanos llegan a un lugar donde deben esperar que le den entrada hacia Haití, pero en espera de que les den ese paso pueden durar hasta 15 días en ese lugar, ahí...

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Published: March 04, 2010
Length: 55:10 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Carlos Rocha

2010 Haitian EQ Good Samaritan Hospital

Published: February 01, 2010
Length: 51:52 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: cootpt

Relief efforts at Good Samaritan Hospital ER.

Balneario Las Barias

Published: January 28, 2010
Length: 48:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Basilio Ferreras

Este es el balneario las barias en La Descubierta, ubicado a unos 250 Km. al suroeste de la capital dominicana. Es un verdadero oasis, un copioso bosque de arboles de barias o maras y aguas muy ...

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Published: July 23, 2010
Length: 31:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Asdrubal Medina

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Published: January 12, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: El Glorioso Florian Vasquez


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Published: February 03, 2010
Length: 11:49 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Djtilon


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Published: March 01, 2015
Length: 43:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Joan Esteban Rodriguez

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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.

Rivière Soliette

The Rivière Soliette (in Haiti) or Arroyo Blanco (in the Dominican Republic) is a river in the southwest of the Dominican Republic. On 24 May 2004, it overran its banks resulting in the death of over one thousand individuals, with hundreds more injured and homeless near the city of Jimani.

Located at 18.4833, -71.8333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of the Dominican Republic


Jimaní is the capital and the second largest city of the Independencia Province of the Dominican Republic. It serves as one of the two main thoroughfares to Haiti, with a duty free open air marketplace operating on the border with the Haitian town of Malpasse. Half of the town was completely washed away in the flash flood of May 25, 2004, killing many of the citizens during the night. It is still in the process of rebuilding.

Located at 18.4833, -71.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Independencia Province, Populated places in the Dominican Republic, Dominican Republic–Haiti border crossings


Malpasse is a town in the Croix-des-Bouquets arrondissement, inside the Ouest Department of Haiti. It is located around {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:18|29|20|N|71|53|1|W| | |name= }}. Its border crossing to Jimaní is one of the four chief land crossings to the Dominican Republic.

Located at 18.4889, -71.8836 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Haiti, Ouest Department, Dominican Republic–Haiti border crossings

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
San José de Jimaní, Jimaní