in Hugli of West Bengal, India
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 22.909 and 88.397 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 22° 54' 31" and E 88° 23' 48"
- 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: 10:50 AM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Asia/Kolkata
- UTC/GMT offset: 5.5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:59 am and 5:38 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Robinson Crusoe
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 2,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to India.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning India. Last Update: 2020-02-26 07:22:28
Hugli in Hugli (West Bengal) with it's 177,005 inhabitants is located in India about 799 mi (or 1,286 km) south-east of New Delhi, the country's capital.
Local time in Hugli is now 10:50 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kolkata with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Hugli, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in India is Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport in a distance of 18 mi (or 29 km), South. 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 Sundarbans National Park in a distance of 74 mi (or 119 km), South-East.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kolkata, Magura, Khulna, Bagerhat and Rajshahi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 84 °F
|Morning Temperature||18°C / 64 °F|
|Evening Temperature||27°C / 81 °F|
|Night Temperature||21°C / 71 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1014 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Friday, 28th of February 2020
30°C (86 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Saturday, 29th of February 2020
31°C (87 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sunday, 1st of March 2020
32°C (89 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Videos from this area
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A Nostalgic Village in West Bengal
A partly view of nostalgic Village at Hooghly District in West Bengal, India.
Village Transport in West Bengal, India
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Cultivation of season flowers in a Personal Garden
Cultivation of season flowers in a Personal Garden in my village.
KuchKawaj - Parade - 26th January 2015 - Republic Day Parade
Hooghly Chinsurah Police KuchKawaj/Parade on the auspicious occasion of 26th January, Republic Day Celebration.
Bandel Church near Kolkata in Hooghly - Inside & Outside View of Basilica of the Holy Rosary Church
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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.
Hooghly-Chuchura (also known as Hooghly-Chinsura or Hooghly) is a city in the state of West Bengal, India. It lies on the Hooghly River, 35 km north of Kolkata (Calcutta). It is located in the district of Hugli and is home to the district headquarters. Chuchura houses the Commissioner of the Burdwan Range. It forms a part of the Kolkata Metropolitan Development Authority (KMDA) region.
Naihati is a town and an important railway junction station on the Indian Railways network, in the district of North 24 Parganas, West Bengal, India. Naihati municipality is one of the oldest in the whole country and was established in 1869.
Dharmapur, West Bengal
Dharmapur is a census town in Hooghly district in the state of West Bengal, India. It is under Chinsurah police station in Chinsurah subdivision.
Kulihanda is a census town in Hooghly district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is under Chinsurah police stations in Chinsurah subdivision.
Bandel, founded by Portuguese settlers, is a suburban area in Chinsurah-Mogra block in Chinsurah subdivision of Hooghly district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is under Chinsurah police station and is a part of Kolkata Metropolitan Area . Bandel is also known as a major junction station of Eastern Railway, it is 40 km from Howrah station. The Howrah–Bardhaman Main line, the Bandel–Naihati line and the Bandel–Katwa line meet here.
Jubilee Bridge (India)
Jubilee Bridge is an important rail bridge over Hooghly River between Naihati and Bandel. Jubilee Bridge is flanked on either side by Garifa and Hooghly Ghat stations. Jubilee Bridge was opened on 16 February 1887 in the fiftieth or jubilee year of the reign of Queen Victoria. The construction started in 1882 and completed in 1887. The Chief Engineer in charge of construction works was Lt Col Arthur John Barry, nephew of Sir John Wolfe-Barry, project engineer of London Tower Bridge.
Armenian Church of St. John the Baptist
Armenian Church of St. John the Baptist is located in Chinsura in India. The church was built in 1695-1697, is dedicated to St. John the Baptist. Is the second oldest Christian church in Bengal, and the oldest Armenian church in India. The church is well preserved due to its proximity to Kolkata and care committee of the Armenian Churches.
Bandel railway station
Bandel station is a major junction stations of the Kolkata suburban railway network. It is situated on the Howrah-Bandel-Barddhaman Main Line with an approximate 40 km distance from Howrah Station. The B. B Loop line connects Azimgunge and Katwa to Bandel and hence forth to Howrah and Sealdah. Bandel is connected to Sealdah and Kolkata station via Naihati Junction.
These districts belong to Hugli.Popular in vicinity
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Hugli.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Hooghly, Hooghly-Chinsura, Hooghly-Chinsurah, Hugli, Хугли