in Martinique of Martinique, Martinique
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 14.609 and -61.073 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 14° 36' 32" and W -61° 4' 24"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Euro - EUR
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 08:01 AM (Friday)
- Timezone: America/Martinique
- UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:14 am and 5:33 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -17.060 and 122.378 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Morard Community
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 4,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Martinique.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Martinique. Last Update: 2022-12-02 07:37:05
Delve into Fort-de-France
Fort-de-France in Martinique (Martinique) with it's 89,995 habitants is located in Martinique. It's the capital of this country.
Current time in Fort-de-France is now 08:01 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named America / Martinique with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Fort-de-France. The closest airport in Martinique is Martinique Aimé Césaire International Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Morne Trois Pitons National Park in Dominica at a distance of 51 mi (or 83 km). Also, if you like playing golf, there is an option about 6 mi (or 9 km). away. We encountered 1 points of interest near this location. 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: Schoelcher, Gros Islet, Castries, Anse La Raye and Berekua. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F
|Morning Temperature||25°C / 77 °F|
|Evening Temperature||26°C / 79 °F|
|Night Temperature||25°C / 77 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1013 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 2% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Friday, 2nd of December 2022
27°C (81 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Saturday, 3rd of December 2022
26°C (79 °F)
24°C (74 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Sunday, 4th of December 2022
26°C (79 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
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Videos from this area
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Carnaval Martinique 2013 - Lundi gras à Fort-de-France
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Parade - FDF - Dimanche 19 Janvier 2014
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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.
Stade d'Honneur de Dillon
Stade d'Honneur de Dillon, is a multi-purpose stadium in Fort-de-France, Martinique. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium can hold 16,300 people.
Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Fort-de-France
The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Fort-de-France (Latin: Archidioecesis Arcis Gallicae et S. Petri o Martinicensis) is an Archdiocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church in the Caribbean. The Archdiocese comprises the entirety of the former French dependency of Martinique. The Archdiocese is the Metropolitan for the suffragan dioceses of Cayenne and Basse-Terre, and is a member of the Antilles Episcopal Conference.
St. Louis Cathedral, Fort-de-France
Fort-de-France Cathedral (Cathédrale Saint-Louis de Fort-de-France) is a Roman Catholic cathedral, and a national monument of France, located in the town of Fort-de-France, capital of Martinique. The architect was the Parisian Pierre-Henri Picq. This is the seventh church to have stood on the site, and although Picq had been commissioned to build a structure that could survive Martinique's plagues of fire, hurricanes and earthquakes, he built it entirely out of wood.
Stade Louis Achille
Stade Louis Achille is a multi-use stadium in Fort-de-France, Martinique. It is currently used mostly for football matches and hosts the home games of Good Luck. The stadium holds 9,000 people.
Fort-de-France Bay is a large inlet of the Caribbean Sea, off the coast of Martinique. It is named after Martinique's capital, Fort-de-France, the chief town on the bay.
Fort Saint Louis (Martinique)
Fort Saint Louis (often hyphenated as Fort Saint-Louis) is a seaside fortress in Fort-de-France, Martinique. The present-day fort has evolved from earlier strongholds that were erected on the site as early as 1638, and has been known in previous incarnations as Fort Royal and Fort de la Republique. The modern-day Fort Saint Louis is both an active naval base and a listed historic site of France. There are daily tours of the fort, though the portion that is still a naval base is off-limits.
Fort Desaix is a Vauban fort and one of four forts that protect Fort-de-France, the capital of Martinique. The fort was built from 1768 to 1772 and sits on a hill, Morne Garnier, overlooking what was then Fort Royal. Fort Desaix was built in response to the successful British attack on Fort Royal in 1762 and was intended to prevent any future attacker from using Morne Garnier to site cannon that could then bombard Fort Royal from above.
Fond-Zombi (or Quartier Fond Zombi) is a populated place in the arrondissement of Fort-de-France on Martinique.
These districts belong to Fort-de-France.Other districts
These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Fort-de-France.
- Morne Tartenson
- La Folie
- Pont de Chaines
- Bas Didier
- Les Hauts du Port
- Ravine Bouille
- Morne Desaix
- Morne Vanier
- Fond d'Or
- Grand Paradis
- Cite Saint-Georges
- Petit Paradis
- Des Rochers
- Plateau Fofo
- Cite Ozanam
- Le Vieux Moulin
- Quartier Bateliere
- Morne Boye
- Lunette Bouille
- Morne Calebasse
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Fort-de-France.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Le Fort-de-France, فور دو فرانس, For-de-Frans, Горад Форт-дэ-Франс, Фор дьо Франс, Fort-de-France, Φορ-ντε-Φρανς, Fort Royal, فور-دو-فرانس, Fort Royale, Fôrt-de-France, פור-דה-פראנס, Fòd Fwans, Ֆոր դե Ֆրանս, FDF, フォール＝ド＝フランス, ფორ-დე-ფრანსი, 포르드프랑스, Arx Gallica, For de Fransas, Fordefransa, Фор де Франс, फोर्ट-दे-फ्रान्स, Фор-де-Франс, فورٹ ڈی فرانس, Форт-де-Франс, பிரான்சுக் கோட்டை, ฟอร์-เดอ-ฟร็องส์, 法兰西堡