in Departamento del Petén, Guatemala
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 16.524 and -90.188 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 16° 31' 28" and W -90° 11' 16"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Quetzal - GTQ
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 03:14 PM (Thursday)
- Timezone: America/Guatemala
- UTC/GMT offset: -6 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:19 am and 6:07 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -12.116 and 96.895 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Bantam Village
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 2,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Guatemala.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Guatemala. Last Update: 2020-02-27 07:22:56
Sayaxché in Departamento del Petén with it's 9,100 citizens is a place in Guatemala about 132 mi (or 212 km) north of Guatemala City, the country's capital city.
Current time in Sayaxché is now 03:14 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named America / Guatemala with an UTC offset of -6 hours. We know of 9 airports near Sayaxché, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Guatemala is Mundo Maya International Airport in a distance of 34 mi (or 55 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Guatemala is Archaeological Park and Ruins of Quirigua in a distance of 119 mi (or 192 km), South-East.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: La Libertad, San Francisco, Santa Ana, San Benito and Flores. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 18°C / 64 °F
|Morning Temperature||17°C / 63 °F|
|Evening Temperature||19°C / 67 °F|
|Night Temperature||18°C / 65 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||2%|
|Air Pressure||1025 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Thursday, 27th of February 2020
21°C (69 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Overcast clouds, calm.
Friday, 28th of February 2020
25°C (77 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Overcast clouds, calm.
Saturday, 29th of February 2020
26°C (80 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.
Videos from this area
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Sayaxche Survivor, Guatemala
11 cruising friends take an inland trip to Sayaxche, Guatemala to visit Maya Ruins.
Sayaxche vs Carcha apertura 2012 2013
Encuentro realizado en el estadio la pasión jornada 9 del torneo apertura de la primera división 2012 - 2013 donde Sayaxché venció cómodamente 4 goles a 0 al Deportivo Carcha.
super fuerte extreme kids Danilo Salguero
concierto infantil en Asamblea de Dios el Jordán. sayaxche, peten.
Ben Whiff Rheneas Thomas & Friends Follow the Leader
This short video is a follow the leader of Ben Whiff Rheneas and Thomas the Tank Engine.
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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.
El Rosario National Park
El Rosario National Park is located in El Petén, Guatemala, on the eastern edge of the town of Sayaxché. . The park is named after laguna El Rosario, a small lake within its boundaries, and was formerly a state owned finca managed by the National Forestry Institute (INAB). In 1980 it was declared a national park. The park covers an area of 11.05 km², including El Rosario lake which has a surface area of 4 ha in the dry season, though it is considerably larger during the rainy season.
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