in Madang of Madang Province, Papua New Guinea

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-5.200 and 145.814 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -5° 11' 58" and E 145° 48' 51"
Currency and Currency Code:
Kina - PGK
Spoken languages:
English, Hiri Motu
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 02:20 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Pacific/Port_Moresby
UTC/GMT offset: 10 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:18 am and 6:20 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-3.233 and -39.267 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Papua New Guinea in Melanesia

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

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Papua New Guinea. Last Update: 2020-04-05 07:24:15

Explore Kranket

Kranket in Madang (Madang Province) is located in Papua New Guinea about 308 mi (or 495 km) north of Port Moresby, the country's capital.

Local time in Kranket is now 02:20 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Port Moresby with an UTC offset of 10 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Kranket. The closest airport in Papua New Guinea is Madang Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Kuk Early Agricultural Site in a distance of 123 mi (or 197 km), North-West. 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: Madang, Goroka, Kundiawa, Minj and Rauna. 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 27°C / 81 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Chance of rainfall 10%
Air Humidity 82%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 53% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 6th of April 2020

30°C (85 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Tuesday, 7th of April 2020

30°C (86 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Wednesday, 8th of April 2020

29°C (84 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay


0,8 mi
00511 Madang
Papua New Guinea

Time Information

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

Madang Resort Hotel

4,2 mi
Coastwatchers Ave
Papua New Guinea

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


2,5 mi
Papua New Guinea

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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Madang Snorkeling Brian Jumps Into Ocean

Published: August 11, 2008
Length: 45:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Brian Wilson

A silly 5 second video clip of Brian jumping off a diving platform into the ocean over a reef in Madang, Papua New Guinea. Platform right at Madang Lodge Restaurant. More info at

The fate of a WW2 Mitchell B-25 Bomber and its crew

Published: February 02, 2008
Length: 30:34 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Frank Lame

A historical overview of fate of the Mitchell B-25 Bomber and its crew, the wreckage of which lies close to Wongat Island and the shore of Papua New Guinea (PNG) near the city of Madang.

Dr Evangelia Papoutsaki -Development in Papua New Guinea Part II.m4v

Published: April 08, 2011
Length: 38:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Research Dialogue

Dr Evangelia Papoutsaki, Associate Professor Department of Communication Studies, Unitec New Zealand: This is part II of a feature made by students of Communication Arts Department at Divine...


Published: February 06, 2012
Length: 37:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: DivingBluesub


Banis Bilong Wanem / Studio1

Published: March 01, 2014
Length: 05:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Marc Konik

Doku. about the scurety situation in Papua New Guinea.

The Magazine Extra / Studio1

Published: March 07, 2014
Length: 46:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Marc Konik

The Magazine Extra is a Current Affairs program which has been developed from the DWU students.

AMAMAS part 01

Published: March 08, 2014
Length: 24:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Marc Konik

Dolphins Above Water - Madang Province

Published: June 14, 2012
Length: 23:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TourismMadang

While cruising around the clear blue waters near Madang Town, we were welcomed by a very friendly group of locals.

Collecting ants in mangroves, Madang lagune, PNG

Published: February 24, 2011
Length: 50:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: newguineants

Mangroves in Madang Lagune are home of many myrmecophytic Hydnophytum plants. Thomas from team is collecting Philidris ants inhabiting Hydnophytum plants in ...

Arrival Madang

Published: November 09, 2018
Length: 12:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Thomas Sohst

Arrival at Madang / Papua New Guinea on 09.11.2018.

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