Saint Ignatius
in Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo Region, Guyana

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
3.333 and -59.800 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 3° 19' 59" and W -59° 47' 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: 03:28 AM (Friday)
Timezone: America/Guyana
UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:56 am and 6:09 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-3.344 and 120.207 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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: 2022-08-18 07:35:55

Discover Saint Ignatius

Saint Ignatius in Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo Region is a town in Guyana about 265 mi (or 427 km) south-west of Georgetown, the country's capital city.

Current time in Saint Ignatius is now 03:28 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named America / Guyana with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 8 airports near Saint Ignatius. The closest airport in Guyana is Lethem Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Lethem, Boa Vista, Santa Elena de Uairen, Mahdia and Linden. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 90 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 54%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 40% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 19th of August 2022

31°C (88 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 20th of August 2022

25°C (77 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 21st of August 2022

26°C (79 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Fronteira - Guiana x Brasil - Troca de faixa | Border - Guyana x Brazil - Exchange of track

Published: August 22, 2009
Length: 10:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Diogo Reiznaudtt Poetsch

Guiana x Brasil Troca de faixa na rodovia - Guiana x Brasil. Famosa mão inglesa. Lethem x Roraima Border Guyana x Brazil Changing lanes on the highway - Brazil vs. Guyana. left-hand...

Expedição à Amazônia - Visita ao PEF - Bonfim 2/2

Published: February 11, 2009
Length: 18:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: DemolayDF

Visita da Ordem DeMolay ao Pelotão Especial de Fronteira na cidade de Bonfim - Parte 2/2 Grande Capítulo do Distrito Federal - Supremo Conselho da Ordem DeMolay para o Brasil ...

Lethem,guyana trail.

Published: May 17, 2018
Length: 34:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Errol Jones

Lethemtownweek 2018

Published: November 01, 2018
Length: 48:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Maya Barths

Group dance.


Published: November 23, 2018
Length: 33:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: O Campo é o Mundo com Gisele Ferraz

Olá amigos, Deus tem nos proporcionado alguns momentos incríveis que passamos aqui em Lethem - Guyana e quero compartilhar com vocês um pouco ...

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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.

Bonfim, Roraima

Bonfim is a municipality located in the mideast of the state of Roraima in Brazil. Its population is 12,626 and its area is 8,095 km². The city lies opposite the Takutu River from Lethem, Guyana. The Takutu River Bridge links Bonfim and Roraima with the town of Lethem and the Atlantic port of Georgetown, Guyana.

Located at 3.36, -59.8328 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Roraima, Brazil–Guyana border crossings

Lethem Airport

Lethem Airport is an airport serving Lethem, a town in the Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo region of Guyana.

Located at 3.3725, -59.7892 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Guyana, Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Saint Ignatius.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Saint Ignatius Mission, Saint Ignatius