in Saint Thomas Lowland, Saint Kitts and Nevis
- Vance W. Amory International Airport (2 mi)
- Robert L. Bradshaw International Airport (12 mi)
- F. D. Roosevelt Airport (33 mi)
- John A. Osborne Airport (38 mi)
- Juancho E. Yrausquin Airport (52 mi)
- Gustaf III Airport (52 mi)
- V.C. Bird International Airport (53 mi)
- Codrington Airport (60 mi)
- Princess Juliana International Airport (68 mi)
- Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park (Unesco heritage, 95 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 17.183 and -62.600 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 17° 10' 59" and W -62° 35' 59"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dollar - XCD
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 05:10 AM (Friday)
- Timezone: America/St_Kitts
- UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:54 am and 6:33 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -20.298 and 118.569 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 2,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Saint Kitts and Nevis.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Saint Kitts and Nevis. Last Update: 2022-08-19 08:02:13
Cliftons in Saint Thomas Lowland is a town located in Saint Kitts and Nevis a little south-east of Basseterre, the country's capital place.
Time in Cliftons is now 05:10 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named America / St Kitts with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 9 airports nearby Cliftons, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Saint Kitts and Nevis is Vance W. Amory International Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park in a distance of 95 mi (or 154 km), East. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Cotton Ground, Newcastle, Charlestown, Fig Tree and Market Shop. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 83 °F
|Morning Temperature||28°C / 82 °F|
|Evening Temperature||28°C / 83 °F|
|Night Temperature||28°C / 83 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||7%|
|Air Pressure||1015 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Fresh Breeze with 15 km/h (10 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 32% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Friday, 19th of August 2022
28°C (83 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, clear sky.
Saturday, 20th of August 2022
28°C (83 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Sunday, 21st of August 2022
28°C (83 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Oualie Beach Resort
NISBET PLANTATION BEACH CLUB
The Mount Nevis Hotel LIF
Four Seasons Resort Nevis
Videos from this area
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Nevis pt 1 The Queen City
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Nevis - Nisbet Plantation Beach Club HD (2015)
The Federation of Saint Christopher and Nevis also known as the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis), located in the Leeward Islands, is a federal two-island country in the West Indies. It...
Nevis - Hot Spring HD (2015)
Running with the Bulls on Nevis at the Four Seasons
Running on the Four Seasons Golf Course on Nevis, West Indies (in the Caribbean) we encountered a couple of frisky bulls (cows) on the 11th hole fairway. My wife ran on, fearlessly, and the...
Marketing program, SNHU Testimonial
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Hippocampal Limbic Connections Functions - Sanjoy Sanyal
This is a demonstration of the structures in the human brain (formalinized specimen) constituting the Papez Circuit. The commentator is Dr Sanjoy Sanyal, Professor and Course Director of Neuroscien...
Happy New Year from Nisbet Plantation
Happy New Year 2015. Come and see us soon! The ladies and gentlemen of Nisbet Plantation send you warm wishes for the New Year.
Nevis Green Monkeys on Nevis Four Seasons Golf Course (aka I don't like monkeys)
Green monkey troops roam the Nevis Four Seasons golf course. During our morning runs up this mountainous course (it's on the side of a dormant volcano), we often encountered one or more green...
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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.
Nevis is an island in the Caribbean Sea that forms part of the inner arc of the Leeward Islands chain of the West Indies. It is located near the northern end of the Lesser Antilles archipelago, about 350 km east-southeast of Puerto Rico and 80 km west of Antigua. Its area is 93 km² and capital is Charlestown. Nevis and the island of Saint Kitts to the northwest form the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis.
Charlestown, Saint Kitts and Nevis
Charlestown is the capital of the island of Nevis, in the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis, Leeward Islands, West Indies. Charlestown is situated on the leeward side of the island of Nevis, near the southern end of Pinneys Beach. Historically, in colonial times, the town of Charlestown was protected by Fort Charles to the south and Fort Black Rocks to the north.
Battle of Saint Kitts
The Battle of Saint Kitts, also known as the Battle of Frigate Bay, was a naval battle that took place on 25 and 26 January 1782 during the American Revolutionary War between a British fleet under Rear-Admiral Sir Samuel Hood and a larger French fleet under the Comte de Grasse.
Saint James Windward Parish
Saint James Windward is one of five Nevis parishes, which in turn are part of the 14 administrative parishes making up the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis. Saint James parish is located in the northeastern section of the island of Nevis and the parish capital is Newcastle, which is next to the Nevis airport. Not far east from Newcastle is the hotel Nisbet Plantation Beach Club, and the Newcastle Pottery. A small distance further east still is the Medical University of the Americas.
Saint Thomas Lowland Parish
Saint Thomas Lowland is one of 5 Nevis parishes which are in turn part of the 14 administrative parishes that make up the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis. The coast of this parish consists primarily of sand beaches with palm trees, most notably the 3-mile long Pinney's Beach, which is often considered to be the best beach in the Federation. Behind the sandy coastline are several small lagoons, including the freshwater lagoon of Nelson's Spring, which is next to the village of Cotton Ground.
The Narrows (Saint Kitts and Nevis)
The Narrows is the name of the strait that separates the Caribbean islands of Saint Kitts and Nevis. At its narrowest, it is 3.5 kilometres wide.
Battle of St. Kitts (1629)
Battle of St. Kitts (1629) Part of the Anglo-Spanish War (1625–1630) 300px The Capture of Saint Cristopher (St. Kitts) by Félix Castello. Oil on canvas (1634) El Prado Museum. Date 17 June – 7 September 1629 Location Saint Kitts and Nevis Result Spanish capture of Saint Kitts and Nevis Belligerents 22x20px Spain 22x20px England 20px Kingdom of France Commanders and leaders 22x20px Fadrique de Toledo 22x20px Antonio de Oquendo 22x20px Gov.
Siege of Brimstone Hill
The French invasion of Saint Kitts also known as the Siege of Brimstone Hill (11 January – 13 February 1782) was a siege of the American Revolutionary War. After landing on Saint Kitts, the French troops of the Marquis de Bouillé stormed and besieged Brimstone Hill, and after a month of siege the heavily outnumbered and cut-off British garrison surrendered.
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