in Western Province, Sri Lanka

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
7.054 and 80.033 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 7° 3' 12" and E 80° 1' 58"
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: 03:49 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Colombo
UTC/GMT offset: 5.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:21 am and 6:21 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-0.955 and -90.967 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Puerto Villamil
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Current travel safety evaluation for Sri Lanka in Southern Asia

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: 2024-03-02 08:21:20

Discover Maharagama

Maharagama in Western Province is a town in Sri Lanka about 15 mi (or 25 km) north-east of Colombo, the country's capital city.

Current time in Maharagama is now 03:49 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Colombo with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. We know of 8 airports near Maharagama, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Sri Lanka is Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 22 km), North-West. 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 45 mi (or 72 km), East. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Katunayaka, Colombo, Ratnapura, Kurunegala and Kandy. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 87 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 61%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 82% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 3rd of March 2024

31°C (89 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Monday, 4th of March 2024

30°C (87 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Tuesday, 5th of March 2024

31°C (88 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Wet Water Resort

5,9 mi
No. 136-D, Lumbini Uyana
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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Awariyawala Ambalama - King Walagamba's Bathing Place

Published: October 04, 2012
Length: 09:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nade Gura Travel & Conservation Society

Valagamba, also known as Vattagamani Abhaya[1] and Valagambahu, was a king of the Anuradhapura Kingdom of Sri Lanka. Five months after becoming king, he was overthrown by a rebellion and ...

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Published: September 21, 2014
Length: 07:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nipuna Rangika

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Published: December 01, 2012
Length: 06:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nalitha Devinda

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Published: March 16, 2014
Length: 20:12 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Sayanna-සයන්න

In Tribute to Rev. Fr. Ravin Sandasiri

Published: June 14, 2014
Length: 30:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nipuna Rangika

This video is to appreciate his great service to our parish; Moragoda, in God.

Photo Reel - Menaka & Prabath Wedding, Homecoming & Privet Session Photography in Sri Lanka

Published: June 15, 2014
Length: 52:54 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Rehans Photography

The Photo Reel Video of the Wedding, Homecoming and Privet Session of Menaka And Prabath Photography by : Rehan Kumara Wijenayake ( Rehans Photography ) For more information Please Visit: ...

Tornado Gampaha Part1

Published: March 08, 2013
Length: 17:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Chamindu Thilakawansa

Tornado and heavy rain gampaha 3/8/13 3.32 pm.

The official trailer of Splatter 2014

Published: April 02, 2014
Length: 02:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Panol Technologies (Pvt) Ltd.

Bandaranayake college sports meet 2014.01.31 Air force Cadet Platoon

Published: March 15, 2014
Length: 59:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Lahiru Chandrarathne

Bandaranayake college sports meet 2014.01.31 Air force Cadet Platoon (viedeo from Lahiru Chandrarathne)

How to Flash Android Jelly Bean (with ODIN)

Published: August 17, 2014
Length: 25:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: denukad

Tutorial on how to Flash Jelly Bean to i9300 with ODIN. This method can be used to flash any appropriate rom.make sure it is the correct rom for your phone! Only use this link for the i9300!!!...

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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.

2008 Weliveriya bombing

On April 6, 2008, 15 people were killed by an alleged suicide bomber, who exploded himself at the start of a marathon race which was part of the Sinhala and Tamil New Year celebration in Weliweriya town, Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka's national athletics coach Lakshman de Alwis, politician Jeyaraj Fernandopulle, former Olympics runner K.A. Karunaratne and army officer Lt Colonel Udayadeera were killed in the bombing which wounded 90 others.

Located at 7.0333, 80.0167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
2008 in Sri Lanka, Terrorist incidents in 2008, Terrorist incidents in Sri Lanka, Suicide bombings in Sri Lanka, Mass murder in 2008, Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam attacks in Eelam War IV, Filmed deaths, Filmed deaths in sports, Filmed assassinations

Holy Cross Church, Gampaha

Holy Cross Church is a Roman Catholic church located in Gampaha, Sri Lanka. It is part of the Archdiocese of Colombo. The church is nicknamed the "Rock Church" because the outside of the church is faced with gneiss. The Holy Cross Church is known as Gal Palliya (Rock Church) in Sinhala language .

Located at 7.0943, 79.9952 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Western Province, Sri Lanka, Roman Catholic churches in Sri Lanka


Ambagaspitiya is a village in Sri Lanka. It is located within Central Province.

Located at 7.08333, 80.0667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Central Province, Sri Lanka, Nuwara Eliya District

Gothami Kanishta Vidyalaya

Gothami Kanishta Vidyalaya is an elementary (1–5) and high school (6–11) founded in 1932 in the city of Gampaha in Sri Lanka. Started as a girls school, it now is a mixed school. The school is controlled by the Provincial Council.

Located at 7.08831, 79.9907 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Western Province, Sri Lanka, Schools in Gampaha

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