in East Berbice-Corentyne Region, Guyana
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 5.883 and -57.133 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 5° 52' 59" and W -57° 7' 59"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dollar - GYD
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 07:28 PM (Sunday)
- Timezone: America/Guyana
- UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:05 am and 5:59 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -5.681 and 122.717 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 4,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Guyana.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Guyana. Last Update: 2023-02-05 08:18:56
Skeldon in East Berbice-Corentyne Region with it's 5,859 inhabitants is a city in Guyana about 95 mi (or 152 km) south-east of Georgetown, the country's capital.
Local time in Skeldon is now 07:28 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named America / Guyana with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Skeldon. The closest is airport we know is Nieuw Nickerie Airport in Suriname in a distance of 8 mi (or 13 km). The closest airport in Guyana is New Amsterdam Airport in a distance of 37 mi (or 13 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: Nieuw Nickerie, New Amsterdam, Fort Wellington, Totness and Linden. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 78 °F
|Morning Temperature||24°C / 75 °F|
|Evening Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Night Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||11%|
|Air Pressure||1016 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Sunday, 5th of February 2023
26°C (79 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Monday, 6th of February 2023
28°C (82 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Tuesday, 7th of February 2023
28°C (82 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Videos from this area
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Horse Racing, Kenard Memorial Turf,Bushlot Farm,Corentyne.
Local horse racing, captured while on vacation in Guyana in 2011, Great fun...
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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.
Crabwood Creek is a small community on the Corentyne River in the East Berbice–Corentyne region of Guyana. The population of about 10,000 people is primarily descendants of indentured labourerss who were brought to Guyana from India in the mid-1830s. Crabwood Creek is located approximately two miles from the larger town of Corriverton, home to the Guyana Sugar Corporation's skeldon Estate which provides jobs to a majority of the surrounding communities.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Skeldon.
- Nieuw Nickerie
- New Amsterdam
- Fort Wellington
- Anna Regina
- Nieuw Amsterdam
- Santa Elena de Uairen
- Boa Vista
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Number 80, Skeldon Place, Skeldon, SKM