Parika
in Essequibo Islands-West Demerara Region, Guyana

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
6.837 and -58.429 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 6° 50' 13" and W -58° 25' 45"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - GYD
Spoken languages:
English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:40 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: America/Guyana
UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:51 am and 5:36 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-7.282 and 121.731 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Karumpa Barat
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Guyana in South America

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: 2022-12-04 08:28:30

Explore Parika

Parika in Essequibo Islands-West Demerara Region with it's 4,081 inhabitants is located in Guyana about 19 mi (or 30 km) west of Georgetown, the country's capital.

Local time in Parika is now 11:40 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named America / Guyana with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Parika. The closest airport in Guyana is Ogle Airport in a distance of 22 mi (or 36 km), 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: Vreed-en-Hoop, Georgetown, Anna Regina, Bartica and Linden. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 74 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall 28%
Air Humidity 96%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Sunday, 4th of December 2022

27°C (81 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 5th of December 2022

25°C (77 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 6th of December 2022

27°C (80 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

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A Drive In Guyana

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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.

Parika

Parika is a port township located in the Essequibo Islands-West Demerara region of Guyana. It is popular for its ferry service, operated by the Ministry of Transportation, to and from the Essequibo Islands and West Demerara area. It is also notable for its Sunday markets. The East Bank, Essequibo township has seen considerable developments and investments by the private sector, especially in the area of financial services. Parika has more banks than anywhere else in the region.

Located at 6.86667, -58.4167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Guyana, Essequibo Islands-West Demerara