in Arrondissement de Dessalines of Département de l'Artibonite, Haiti

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
19.262 and -72.516 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 19° 15' 42" and W -72° 30' 58"
Currency and Currency Code:
Gourde - HTG
Spoken languages:
Haitian, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:41 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: America/Port-au-Prince
UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:14 am and 7:31 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-22.400 and 113.800 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bundera Bundera
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Current travel safety evaluation for Haiti in Caribbean

Safety Score: 4,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning it is not safe to travel Haiti.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Haiti. Last Update: 2024-06-25 08:19:33

Explore Dessalines

Dessalines in Arrondissement de Dessalines (Département de l'Artibonite) with it's 12,288 inhabitants is located in Haiti about 51 mi (or 83 km) north of Port-au-Prince, the country's capital.

Local time in Dessalines is now 11:41 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named America / Port-au-Prince with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Dessalines. The closest airport in Haiti is Cap Haitien International Airport in a distance of 39 mi (or 62 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 Haiti is National History Park – Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers in a distance of 54 mi (or 87 km), North-East.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Gonayiv, Hinche, Okap, Port-au-Prince and Port-de-Paix. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 87 °F

Morning Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Night Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 62%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 96% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 25th of June 2024

31°C (89 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 26th of June 2024

31°C (88 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 27th of June 2024

30°C (86 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Marchand, Dessalines, Desalin