in Haridwar of State of Uttarakhand, India
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 29.866 and 77.891 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 29° 51' 58" and E 77° 53' 28"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Rupee - INR
- Spoken languages:
- English, Hindi, Bengali, Telugu, Marathi, Tamil, Urdu, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Oriya, Panjabi, Assamese, Bihari , Kashmiri, Nepali, Sindhi, Sanskrit, French
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 08:35 PM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Asia/Kolkata
- UTC/GMT offset: 5.5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:43 am and 7:04 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Hanga Roa
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to India.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning India. Last Update: 2022-08-10 08:12:05
Roorkee in Haridwar (State of Uttarakhand) with it's 103,894 citizens is a place in India about 94 mi (or 151 km) north-east of New Delhi, the country's capital city.
Current time in Roorkee is now 08:35 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kolkata with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. We know of 8 airports near Roorkee, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in India is Dehradun Airport in a distance of 28 mi (or 45 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in India is Red Fort Complex in a distance of 92 mi (or 149 km), South-West. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dehra Dun, Panchkula, Delhi, New Delhi and Chandigarh. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 89 °F
|Morning Temperature||25°C / 77 °F|
|Evening Temperature||29°C / 84 °F|
|Night Temperature||25°C / 77 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||14%|
|Air Pressure||998 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 66% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Thursday, 11th of August 2022
24°C (76 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Friday, 12th of August 2022
32°C (90 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Saturday, 13th of August 2022
31°C (88 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Motel Divine International
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Shourya Guest House
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Motel Blue Sapphire
Videos from this area
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CRY IITR @ School for the Deaf, Roorkee.
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The Curious Savage - Part II
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Glimpses of Divine School
A special free school of quality education for poor, orphan & handicapped children in Roorkee (Uttarakhand, India) & nearby cities.
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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.
Roorkee is a city and seat of a municipal corporation in Haridwar district, Uttarakhand, in far northern India. It is on the banks of the Ganges canal on the national highway between Delhi and Dehradun. Roorkee is known for Roorkee Cantonment, one of the country's oldest, and the headquarters of Bengal Engineer Group since 1853. The renowned engineering college IIT Roorkee is located in this town.
Dhandera is a census town in Haridwar district in the state of Uttarakhand, India.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Roorkee, রোরকি, रुड़की, रूरकी, ଋଡ଼କୀ, Рурки, ரூர்க்கி, రూర్కీ, Руркі, روڑکی, 罗奥尔凯埃