Kingston
in Kingston, Jamaica

Noteable things around
  • Hope Zoo (zoo, (4 mi)
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
17.997 and -76.794 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 17° 59' 49" and W -76° 47' 36"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - JMD
Spoken languages:
English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:43 PM (Friday)
Timezone: America/Jamaica
UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:29 am and 5:33 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-10.457 and 105.705 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Waterfall
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Jamaica in Caribbean

Safety Score: 2,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Jamaica.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Jamaica. Last Update: 2019-12-13 07:23:04

Discover Kingston

Kingston in Kingston with it's 937,700 citizens is a place in Jamaica. It's the capital of this country.

Current time in Kingston is now 10:43 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named America / Jamaica with an UTC offset of -5 hours. We know of 8 airports near Kingston, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Jamaica is Tinson Pen Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

We encountered 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. 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: Half Way Tree, Spanish Town, Port Maria, Port Antonio and Morant Bay. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 85 °F

Morning Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 59%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Saturday, 14th of December 2019

30°C (86 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 15th of December 2019

29°C (85 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Monday, 16th of December 2019

30°C (86 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

JAMAICA PEGASUS HOTEL

Address
0,5 mi
81 KNUTSFORD BOULEVARD PO BOX 333
Kingston
Jamaica

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


HEDONISM II

Address
2,2 mi
RUTLAND POINT
Jamaika
Jamaica

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


COURTLEIGH HOTEL AND SUITES

Address
0,6 mi
85 KNUTSFORD BOULEVARD
5 Kingston
Jamaica

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Eden Gardens Wellness Resort & Spa

Address
1,3 mi
39 Lady Musgrave Road
Kingston
Jamaica

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Courtyard Kingston Jamaica

Address
0,6 mi
1 Park Close
5 Kingston
Jamaica

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Casa Tianna Guest Apartments

Address
4,3 mi
15 Montcalm Drive
Kingston
Jamaica

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Rockhampton Retreat

Address
4,1 mi
24 Stillwell Road
Kgn8 Kingston
Jamaica

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Gloustershire Hotel

Address
2,6 mi
Gloucester Avenue
Jamaika
Jamaica

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Gardens

Address
2,5 mi
23 Liguanea Avenue
Kingston
Jamaica

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Grand Port Royal Hotel Marina & Spa

Address
2,3 mi
1 Port Royal Street
Kingston
Jamaica

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Holiday Eyes - Black Sparkle

Published: November 16, 2012
Length: 31:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: significantdetails

All Items used in this tutorial can be purchased at Significant Details. Significant Details; Jamaican distributors of NYX Cosmetics, Sleek Makeup & Elf Cosmetics | Shop #34 Pulse Complex,...


Dancin Dynamite 2014 Kingston Audition BG Dancerz

Published: February 01, 2014
Length: 43:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: koolaz bg dancerz

dancing dynamites 2014 kingston audition BG Dancerz auditioning.


3 Minute Rant Vid 41 (Man City & Arsenal's European failings)

Published: February 23, 2014
Length: 20:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ITellYah

The constant and numerous European failings of Man City and Arsenal in the Champions League.


Nishida's Gymnastics - A FREE Gym Trip Introduction Video

Published: May 17, 2014
Length: 07:51 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Nishida Shin

We offer free gym trip for you! Please take advantage of this great offer for your field trip etc!!


Our Journey to Jamaica!

Published: June 11, 2013
Length: 46:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Brittany Corporon

A bunch on Jesus loving christians head to Jamaica on a missions trip!


Luciano at the Kingston Dub Club

Published: December 15, 2013
Length: 08:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Real Jamaica

Searching for Roots? Searching for Culture? .... Forward to di Kingston Dub Club and search no further! Every Sunday from 8pm - 2am in 7b skyline dr (Reggae mountain,Jackshill) FORWARD EARLY...


Travelling on the JUTC Bus in Kingston Jamaica.

Published: June 18, 2012
Length: 12:40 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Lamar Trowers

A routine trip on the number 800 J.U.T.C bus to Emancipation Park JA.


Virtual Office Kingston Jamaica

Published: September 17, 2012
Length: 49:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: patrick williams

Live 24/7 Answering Service Starts @ $50USD Per/M , Corporate Business Address ,876 E-Fax Services @ $10USD Per/M, Automated Attendant ,Hosted PBX Calls US 7...


What Kingston Said About The Live Fit Detox 2013

Published: February 26, 2014
Length: 00:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: LIVE FIT DETOX

We had our first Live Fit Detox in Kingston in December 2013, and had a wonderful time with these beautiful tribe of ladies! Here's a peek at what they had to say about their Live Fit Detox...


JIm Whittington in Kingston Jamaica with testimonies of faith

Published: July 14, 2013
Length: 29:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Beeman Production

Rev. Jim Whittington is a world renowned evangelist and the founder of World Deliverance Crusade. Rev. Jim Whittington has been ministering via television, r...


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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.

National Heroes Park

National Heroes Park is a botanical garden in Kingston, Jamaica. The largest open space in Kingston at 20 hectares in size, National Heroes Park features numerous monuments, and is the burial site of many of Jamaica's National Heroes, Prime Ministers, and cultural leaders.

Located at 17.9825, -76.7887 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Botanical gardens in Jamaica, Monuments and memorials in Jamaica, National monuments and memorials, Parks in Jamaica

Up-Park Camp

Up-Park Camp (often Up Park Camp) was the headquarters of the British Army in Jamaica from the late 18th century to independence in 1962. From that date, is has been the headquarters of the Jamaica Defence Force. It is located in the heart of Kingston. The mortality rate of British soldiers in Jamaica was very high, particular as a result of yellow fever. A 156-acre estate known as Up Park Pen was purchased by the War Department in 1784, to set up barracks.

Located at 17.9939, -76.78 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Jamaica, Military of Jamaica, British Empire, British Army bases, Buildings and structures in Kingston, Jamaica

Edna Manley College of Visual and Performing Arts

The Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts operates from a single campus, located in Kingston, Jamaica. This Government of Jamaica institution, formally known as the Cultural Training Centre, was in 1995 reclassified as a tertiary institution and renamed to its current name.

Located at 17.998, -76.782 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Colleges in Jamaica, Educational institutions established in 1995

Wolmer's Schools

Wolmer's Schools, located in Kingston, Jamaica consists of Wolmer's Pre-School, Wolmer's Prep School and two high schools Wolmer's Girls' School and Wolmer's Boys' School. The original school is the second oldest (Combermere in Barbados was established in 1695) English speaking school in the Caribbean. The Wolmer's Schools are considered among Jamaica's most prestigious schools, with a traditional British-style uniforms, a Christian ethos, homework, and a firm disciplinary code.

Located at 17.9861, -76.7866 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Schools in Jamaica, 1736 establishments, Educational institutions established in the 1730s

Mico University College

The Mico University College (The Mico) is an institution of higher education in Kingston, Jamaica. Its mission is "to offer its students opportunities for academic success and professional advancement through a rich and diverse curriculum". The Mico was founded in 1835 through the Lady Mico Charity, one of four teacher training institutions established during this period in the British colonies and the only one to survive until the present.

Located at 17.9885, -76.7877 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Universities in Jamaica, Universities and colleges in the Caribbean, Educational institutions established in 1835

South Camp Adult Correctional Centre

South Camp Prison, also known as the Gun Court prison, opened in 1974 as a combined court and prison to combat the increase in violent crimes involving firearms. A single resident magistrate can issue prison sentences to those convicted of illegal possession of firearms or ammunition. It has accommodated over 330 inmates on occasions. It is operated by the Department of Correctional Services for the Ministry of National Security.

Located at 17.9894, -76.7798 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Prisons in Jamaica

St Hugh's Preparatory School

St Hugh's Preparatory School is a coeducational fee paying school in Kingston, Jamaica for children aged 3 to 12. It is so highly regarded in Jamaica that it is advisable to put one's child on the waiting list before they are born.

Located at 17.9951, -76.7846 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Jamaica

Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts

Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, formerly Jamaica School of Art and Crafts is an important arts school in Kingston, Jamaica. In 1940, Edna Manley pioneered evening art classes at the Institute of Jamaica's Junior Centre but it was not until 1950 that the first formal arts school opened its doors at the DaCosta Institute at 1 Central Avenue, Kingston Gardens.

Located at 17.9982, -76.7814 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Universities in Jamaica, Education in Kingston, Jamaica

Holy Childhood High

Holy Childhood High is an all-girl Catholic school in Kingston, Jamaica. The school was named after the Child Jesus, and was founded and owned by the Franciscan Missionary Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary of our Lady of Perpetual Help (FMS) in Jamaica. Holy Childhood High begun as a private school in 1929 with 5 pupils who were housed in a building near where the Holy Cross Rectory is situated. Today the school is located at 9 Skibo Avenue Kingston 10, Jamaica, West Indies.

Located at 18.0075, -76.7982 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Educational institutions established in 1929, Roman Catholic schools in Jamaica, Girls' schools in Jamaica

Saint Joseph's Teachers' College

St. Joseph's Teachers' College is a Roman Catholic teacher training college in Kingston, Jamaica. It was founded in 1897 by the Franciscan Sisters of Allegany a religious order for women in the Roman Catholic Church in Jamaica. Over the years, the institution has undergone development and expansion both physically and in its academic programmes.

Located at 17.9969, -76.7839 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Colleges in Jamaica, Education schools, Educational institutions established in 1897, Roman Catholic universities and colleges in the Caribbean

Kingston Bridal Week

Kingston Bridal Week is Jamaica’s first bridal week produced by Intuit Concepts . The bridal event is described as differing from other Jamaica bridal events bridal events on the island as it takes into consideration lifestyle services and products that go beyond core wedding products and services.

Located at 18.0106, -76.7986 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Social events, Fashion events in Jamaica

Embassy of Colombia, Kingston

The Embassy of Colombia in Kingston is the diplomatic mission of the Republic of Colombia to Jamaica; it is headed by the Ambassador of Colombia to Jamaica. It is located on the fourth floor of the Victoria Mutual Building located precisely at 53 Knutsford Boulevard, between Grenada Crescent and Barbados Avenue, in the New Kingston area of Kingston. The Embassy is also accredited to Antigua and Barbuda, the Commonwealth of Dominica, the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis, and Saint Lucia.

Located at 18.0074, -76.7863 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Diplomatic missions of Colombia, Diplomatic missions in Kingston, Colombia–Jamaica relations

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22 Dec
2019

THE SUMMIT POOL PARTY "EUPHORIA"
Starting at: 10:00 am (10:00).
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22 Jan
2020

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24 Jan
2020

Release, Re-Energize, Reset Retreat For Women Leaders & Entrepreneurs
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14 Apr
2020

CARNIVAL JUMPERS JAMAICA CARNIVAL EXPERIENCE 2020
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16 Apr
2020

Jamaica Carnival April 2020
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kingston, Κίνγκστον, کینگستون, KIN, キングストン, 킹스턴, Кингстон, 京斯敦