Taruka
in Potaro-Siparuni Region, Guyana

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
4.800 and -59.633 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 4° 48' 0" and W -59° 37' 59"
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: 03:51 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: America/Guyana
UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:53 am and 6:15 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-4.801 and 120.365 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Gelajeng
References
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: 2024-07-14 08:23:34

Touring Taruka

Taruka in Potaro-Siparuni Region is a town located in Guyana about 172 mi (or 276 km) south-west of Georgetown, the country's capital place.

Time in Taruka is now 03:51 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named America / Guyana with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Taruka. The closest airport in Guyana is Kato Airport in a distance of 17 mi (or 28 km), South-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 Canaima National Park in Venezuela at a distance of 70 mi (or 113 km).

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mahdia, Lethem, Santa Elena de Uairen, Linden and Bartica. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 77 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Chance of rainfall 5%
Air Humidity 93%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 93% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Sunday, 14th of July 2024

25°C (77 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Monday, 15th of July 2024

23°C (73 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 16th of July 2024

23°C (74 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.