in North Western Province, Sri Lanka
- Sacred City of Kandy (Unesco heritage, 61 mi)
- Golden Temple of Dambulla (Unesco heritage, 62 mi)
- Sacred City of Anuradhapura (Unesco heritage, 66 mi)
- Central Highlands of Sri Lanka (Unesco heritage, 69 mi)
- Ancient City of Sigiriya (Unesco heritage, 70 mi)
- Ancient City of Polonnaruwa (Unesco heritage, 86 mi)
- Sinharaja Forest Reserve (Unesco heritage, 94 mi)
- Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications (Unesco heritage, 111 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 7.576 and 79.795 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 7° 34' 32" and E 79° 47' 43"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Rupee - LKR
- Spoken languages:
- Sinhala, Tamil, English
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 04:49 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Asia/Colombo
- UTC/GMT offset: 5.5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:06 am and 5:50 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -0.955 and -90.967 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Puerto Villamil
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,1 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Sri Lanka.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Sri Lanka. Last Update: 2022-11-28 07:22:34
Delve into Chilaw
Chilaw in North Western Province with it's 24,712 habitants is located in Sri Lanka about 45 mi (or 72 km) north of Colombo, the country's capital town.
Current time in Chilaw is now 04:49 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Colombo with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Chilaw, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Sri Lanka is Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport in a distance of 28 mi (or 45 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Sri Lanka is Sacred City of Kandy in a distance of 61 mi (or 98 km), East. 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: Katunayaka, Kurunegala, Colombo, Kandy and Anuradhapura. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F
|Morning Temperature||24°C / 76 °F|
|Evening Temperature||27°C / 81 °F|
|Night Temperature||26°C / 79 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1011 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 23% of sky|
|General Conditions||Few clouds|
Tuesday, 29th of November 2022
29°C (85 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.
Wednesday, 30th of November 2022
29°C (84 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.
Thursday, 1st of December 2022
28°C (82 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
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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.
Chilaw (භලාවත/Halāvata in Sinhala and சிலாபம் /Cilāpam in Tamil) is a big town, in Puttalam District, North Western Province, Sri Lanka. It's governed by an urban council.
Maradankulama or Maradankulam is village situated within the North Western Province of Sri Lanka. It is one of the oldest settlements within the geographic region that formed the medieval divisions of the country called Demala Pattuva. Most villagers speak Sinhala language but unlike the majority of Sinhala language speakers who are Buddhists, they are Saivite Hindus like the minority Sri Lankan Tamils.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Chilaw.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Chilan, Chilaw Town, Chilaw