Hugli
in Hugli of West Bengal, India

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Location Summary
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: 06:37 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Kolkata
UTC/GMT offset: 5.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:10 am and 6:14 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for India in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 3,5 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: 2020-08-06 07:21:16

Explore Hugli

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 06:37 AM (Friday). 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: 32°C / 89 °F

Morning Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 69%
Air Pressure 1002 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 8th of August 2020

34°C (93 °F)
29°C (83 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 9th of August 2020

34°C (94 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 10th of August 2020

34°C (93 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Return Journey by Train from village

Published: March 30, 2015
Length: 59:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Kakoli Mukherjee

Return Journey by Train from village.


Life of Indian Village

Published: April 03, 2015
Length: 31:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Kakoli Mukherjee

The Life of Indian Village.


A Nostalgic Village in West Bengal

Published: March 27, 2015
Length: 37:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Kakoli Mukherjee

A partly view of nostalgic Village at Hooghly District in West Bengal, India.


Village Transport in West Bengal, India

Published: March 28, 2015
Length: 44:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Kakoli Mukherjee

One of the earning procedure of the villagers by rickshaw pulling in West Bengal, India.


Cultivation of season flowers in a Personal Garden

Published: March 30, 2015
Length: 58:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Kakoli Mukherjee

Cultivation of season flowers in a Personal Garden in my village.


child labour at westbengal

Published: May 06, 2013
Length: 59:07 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Akash Chatterjee

child labour at westbengal.


KuchKawaj - Parade - 26th January 2015 - Republic Day Parade

Published: January 26, 2015
Length: 39:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Subhajit Sil

Hooghly Chinsurah Police KuchKawaj/Parade on the auspicious occasion of 26th January, Republic Day Celebration.


Cultivation Field for Potato in West Bengal

Published: April 02, 2015
Length: 31:41 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Kakoli Mukherjee

Cultivation Field for Potato in West Bengal, India.


Crossing Hooghly River by Bandel Local

Published: August 30, 2013
Length: 16:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: AS ONE


Bandel Church near Kolkata in Hooghly - Inside & Outside View of Basilica of the Holy Rosary Church

Published: March 15, 2015
Length: 06:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Traveller Andy

Bandel Church, Hooghly Bandel Church, Christian Holy Worship Place in Hooghly, Bandel Church in December, Bandel Church in Christmas, Inside view of Bandel Church, Graveyard of Bandel ...


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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.

Hugli-Chuchura

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.

Located at 22.9, 88.39 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former Portuguese colonies, Dutch India, Cities and towns in Hooghly district

Naihati

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.

Located at 22.9, 88.42 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities and towns in North 24 Parganas district, Neighbourhoods in Kolkata

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.

Located at 22.88, 88.39 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities and towns in Hooghly district

Kulihanda

Kulihanda is a census town in Hooghly district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is under Chinsurah police stations in Chinsurah subdivision.

Located at 22.8955, 88.3752 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities and towns in Hooghly district

Bandel

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.

Located at 22.9227, 88.3795 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Hooghly district

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.

Located at 22.9071, 88.4044 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway bridges in India, Bridges completed in 1887, Bridges in West Bengal

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.

Located at 22.8915, 88.4013 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Armenian diaspora, Armenian churches, Armenian Apostolic 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.

Located at 22.9167, 88.3667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway junction stations in India, Railway stations in Hooghly district, Kolkata Suburban Railway

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Hugli.

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Hooghly, Hooghly-Chinsura, Hooghly-Chinsurah, Hugli, Хугли