Birpara
in Jalpāiguri of West Bengal, India

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
26.704 and 89.145 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 26° 42' 15" and E 89° 8' 43"
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: 03:33 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Kolkata
UTC/GMT offset: 5.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:06 am and 6:08 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for India in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 2,8 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: 2019-08-17 07:22:38

Discover Birpara

Birpara in Jalpāiguri (West Bengal) with it's 30,000 citizens is a town in India about 741 mi (or 1,193 km) east of New Delhi, the country's capital city.

Current time in Birpara is now 03:33 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kolkata with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. We know of 8 airports near Birpara. The closest airport in India is Cooch Behar Airport in a distance of 33 mi (or 52 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Ruins of the Buddhist Vihara at Paharpur in Bangladesh at a distance of 116 mi (or 186 km).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Samtse, Jalpaiguri, Tsimasham, Ha and Paro. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 84 °F

Morning Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 12%
Air Humidity 94%
Air Pressure 1006 hPa
Wind Speed Setting with 0 km/h (0 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Sunday, 18th of August 2019

24°C (75 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Monday, 19th of August 2019

25°C (77 °F)
20°C (69 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, broken clouds.

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

25°C (77 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Dooars Documentary (Know all about dooars)

Published: August 30, 2012
Length: 26:48 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: debpriya bairagi

We went Dooars during our vacation and I recorded some videos and after return I planed for a documentary on Dooars. After watching this documentary if viewers are interested about Dooars,...


Grand Opening Ceremony Dheklapara T.E. on 9th July 2005

Published: April 14, 2015
Length: 01:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: S Dutt

It is about the Re-opening ceremony of Dheklapara Tea Estate, Birpara, Jalpaiguri, West Bengal after undertaken by GEDCL on July 2005.


Dooars Tea Garden

Published: December 17, 2014
Length: 17:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Abhik Dey

Dooars Tea Garden Train View.


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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.

Jalpaiguri district

Jalpaiguri district is the largest district of North Bengal, covering an area 6,245 km. It is situated between 26° 16' and 27° 0' North latitudes and 88° 4' and 89° 53' East longitudes. The district was established in 1869. The headquarters of the district are at Jalpaiguri town, which is also the divisional headquarter of north Bengal and has its special importance in respect of tourism, forest, hills, tea gardens, scenic beauty and a wide variety of tribes like the Totos, etc.

Located at 26.7, 89 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Jalpaiguri district, Districts of West Bengal, 1869 establishments in India

Totopara

Totopara is a small village on a hillock located 89° 20'E and 26° 50'N in the Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal, India. This village is home to the unique Toto tribe that is one of a kind in the world. The village is about 22 km from Madarihat, which is the entry point of the famous Jaldapara National Park. Administratively, this village falls under the Madarihat police station.

Located at 26.83, 89.31 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Jalpaiguri district

Dhupguri

Dhupguri is a town, municipality in Jalpaiguri district in the state of West Bengal, India. It is one of the main business centre of Dooars area. Dhupguri municipality was established in 2001.

Located at 26.6, 89.02 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities and towns in Jalpaiguri district

Gairkata

Gairkata is a census town in Jalpaiguri district in the state of West Bengal, India. At times, it is also spelled as Goyerkata.

Located at 26.68, 89.03 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities and towns in Jalpaiguri district

Dhupguri (community development block)

Dhupguri (community development block) is an administrative division in Jalpaiguri Sadar subdivision of Jalpaiguri district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Dhupguri and Banarhat police stations serve this block. Headquarters of this block is at Dhupguri. Census towns in this block are: Dhupguri, Banarhat Tea Garden and Gairkata.

Located at 26.59, 89.01 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Community development blocks in Jalpaiguri district

Madarihat-Birpara (community development block)

Madarihat-Birpara (community development block) is an administrative division in Alipurduar subdivision of Jalpaiguri district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Madarihat and Birpara police stations serve this block. Headquarters of this block is at Madarihat.

Located at 26.7, 89.283 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Community development blocks in Jalpaiguri district

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