Chinandega
in Departamento de Chinandega, Nicaragua

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
12.629 and -87.131 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 12° 37' 45" and W -87° 7' 51"
Currency and Currency Code:
Cordoba - NIO
Spoken languages:
Spanish, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 12:00 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: America/Managua
UTC/GMT offset: -6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:23 am and 6:15 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-12.116 and 96.895 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bantam Village
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Nicaragua in Central America

Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Nicaragua.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Nicaragua. Last Update: 2019-06-17 07:23:54

Explore Chinandega

Chinandega in Departamento de Chinandega with it's 126,387 inhabitants is a city in Nicaragua about 69 mi (or 110 km) north-west of Managua, the country's capital.

Local time in Chinandega is now 12:00 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named America / Managua with an UTC offset of -6 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Chinandega. The closest airport in Nicaragua is Augusto C. Sandino (Managua) International Airport in a distance of 73 mi (or 118 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 Joya de Cerén Archaeological Site in El salvador at a distance of 130 mi (or 210 km). If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Leon, La Paz Centro, Ciudad Choluteca, Esteli and Nacaome. 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: 30°C / 86 °F

Morning Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 87 °F
Night Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 67%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 18th of June 2019

30°C (85 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Wednesday, 19th of June 2019

30°C (85 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 20th of June 2019

30°C (85 °F)
29°C (85 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Hotel Los Portales

Address
0,8 mi
Rotonda Los Encuentros 500 metros norte
Chinandega
Nicaragua

Time Information

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


Farallones Hotel

Address
0,9 mi
Rotonda Los Encuentros 800 mts al norte
Chinandega
Nicaragua

Time Information

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


Hotel de Campo Apastepe

Address
4,0 mi
Km 126.5, C. Panamer. León-Chinandega
Chinandega
Nicaragua

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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

MUJERES PELEANDOSE EN LAS CALLES DE CHINANDEGA

Published: April 13, 2009
Length: 30:55 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: njt37400

Una tipica pelea entre dos mujeres en las calles de Chinandega la de falda crema y camisa celeste, le da duro a la otra!!! Veanlo!!


DIRECCIONES POPULARES DE CHINANDEGA, PRIMERA ENTREGA

Published: August 25, 2009
Length: 02:02 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: CHINANDEGA100

Esta es la primera de una serie de 4 presentaciones de algunas de las direcciones mas antiguas de Chinandega, así como el origen o significado de cada una de ellas, ya que muchos desconocemos.


MARIBIOS, CHINANDEGA NICARAGUA

Published: June 01, 2012
Length: 44:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: mas5tela

PRESENTACION AMBIENTAL.


Somos La Red (Intro) - Chinandega 2014

Published: May 09, 2014
Length: 49:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Somos La Red

Somos La Red Este es la nueva Intro 2014 programa virtual del de Chinandega. Farándula, Recreación y educación, refleja las convivencias en los diferentes escenarios de Chinandega rescatando...


DIRECCIONES DE CHINANDEGA, SEGUNDA ENTREGA

Published: August 26, 2009
Length: 26:15 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: CHINANDEGA100

Esta es la segunda de una serie de 4 presentaciones de algunas de las direcciones mas antiguas de Chinandega, así como el origen o significado de cada una de ellas, ya que muchos ...


DIRECCIONES DE CHINANDEGA, TERCERA ENTREGA

Published: August 26, 2009
Length: 00:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: CHINANDEGA100

Esta es la tercera de una serie de 4 presentaciones de algunas de las direcciones mas antiguas de Chinandega, así como el origen o significado de cada una de ellas, ya que muchos desconocemos...


DIRECCIONES DE CHINANDEGA, CUARTA Y ÚLTIMA ENTREGA

Published: August 26, 2009
Length: 36:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: CHINANDEGA100

Esta es la cuarta y última de las presentaciones de algunas de las direcciones mas antiguas de Chinandega, así como el origen o significado de cada una de ellas, ya que muchos desconocemos...


Reportaje 2012 Chinandega

Published: December 10, 2012
Length: 35:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: DetallesTv Chinandega

Quien Causa Tanta alegria? La concepcion de Maria, asi celebraron los Chinandeganos este 07 de Diciembre 2012 La Purisima Concepcion de Maria.


CELEBRACIÓN A MAESTROS JUBILADOS EN CHINANDEGA

Published: June 26, 2014
Length: 55:19 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: chinandegatierramia

Como en años anteriores, el comité pro celebración del día del maestro pudo celebrar en un acto sencillo pero lleno de amor, el reconocimiento a un pequeño grupo de maestros jubilados...


Procesión del Silencio Parroquia de Santa Ana-Chinandega-Nicaragua

Published: April 13, 2012
Length: 04:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Edgardo José Guzmán Figueroa

Procesión del Silencio que se lleva acabo todos los Jueves Santo en la Parroquia de Santa Ana de la Ciudad de Chinandega. Video tomado por el personal del Canal Católico Purísima TV-Diócesis...


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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.

Chinandega Department

Chinandega is a department in Nicaragua, located on the border with Honduras. It covers an area of 4,926 km² and has a population of 441,300 (2005 census). The capital is the city of Chinandega. Largely agricultural, it produces rum from sugar cane; other products are bananas, peanuts, shrimps and salt.

Located at 12.6167, -87.15 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Chinandega Department, Departments of Nicaragua

Corinto, Nicaragua

Corinto is a town of 17,000 (1995 population) on the northwest Pacific coast of Nicaragua in the province of Chinandega. The municipality was founded in 1863 and was named in honour of the Greek city of Corinth.

Located at 12.4833, -87.1833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Nicaragua, Municipalities of the Chinandega Department

Chichigalpa

Chichigalpa is a town and municipality in the Chinandega Department of Nicaragua.

Located at 12.5667, -87.0333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Nicaragua, Municipalities of the Chinandega Department

El Realejo

El Realejo is a municipality in the Chinandega department of Nicaragua. The town of El Realejo was constructed in 1532, during the first years of Spanish colonization. During this period it served as Nicaragua's principal port, and remained so until the beginning of the 17th century, when pirate attacks started to threaten the towns commercial life-line. The importance of El Realejo was further diminished by the construction of Corinto, which came to be Nicaragua's new principal port.

Located at 12.5333, -87.1667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Nicaragua, Municipalities of the Chinandega Department

El Viejo

El Viejo is a municipality in the Chinandega department of Nicaragua. El Viejo is a small city near the city of Chinandega, noted for its particular gastronomic specialties, which include rosquillas, cajetas (a type of dulce de leche), bollitos de leche (a kind of scone), and a fruit particular to the region called the toncua, which is related to the papaya and is eaten with honey.

Located at 12.6667, -87.1667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Nicaragua, Municipalities of the Chinandega Department

Chinandega

Chinandega is a city and the departmental seat of Chinandega department (4,822.42 km) in Nicaragua. It is also the administrative centre of the surrounding municipality of the same name. It is Nicaragua's fourth largest city, with a population of 121,793 inhabitants (2006), and with 151,000 in the municipality. It is located about 80 miles (134 km) northwest of Managua and about 43 miles (72 km) southwest of El Guausaule, on the border with Honduras.

Located at 12.6167, -87.15 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities of the Chinandega Department, Populated places in Nicaragua

Posoltega, Nicaragua

Posoltega is a municipality in the Chinandega department of Nicaragua. The town and surrounding area suffered severe damage from Hurricane Mitch in 1998. Posoltega is a sister city of Bloomington, Indiana, USA.

Located at 12.55, -86.9833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Nicaragua, Municipalities of the Chinandega Department


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Chinandega, Чинандеге