in Distrikt Commewijne, Suriname

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
5.849 and -55.018 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 5° 50' 56" and W -55° 1' 3"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - SRD
Spoken languages:
Dutch, English, Javanese
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 12:13 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: America/Paramaribo
UTC/GMT offset: -3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:29 am and 6:47 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-5.969 and 124.064 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Suriname in South America

Safety Score: 2,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Suriname.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Suriname. Last Update: 2024-04-20 08:25:34

Delve into Alkmaar

Alkmaar in Distrikt Commewijne is a town located in Suriname a little east of Paramaribo, the country's capital town.

Time in Alkmaar is now 12:13 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named America / Paramaribo with an UTC offset of -3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Alkmaar. The closest airport in Suriname is Zorg en Hoop Airport in a distance of 12 mi (or 20 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Historic Inner City of Paramaribo in a distance of 12 mi (or 19 km), East.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Nieuw Amsterdam, Paramaribo, Lelydorp, Onverwacht and Groningen. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 84 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 66%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 21st of April 2024

28°C (82 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 22nd of April 2024

30°C (86 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 23rd of April 2024

30°C (85 °F)
26°C (80 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Videos from this area

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Wicherstraat studio & appartementen Paramaribo Suriname

Published: September 16, 2014
Length: 14:02 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: CasaCama Huurwoningen

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Published: December 13, 2014
Length: 52:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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Restaurant Cosa Nostra Paramaribo

Published: January 09, 2010
Length: 11:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: horstjvd

Sfeerinpressie Restaurant Cosa Nostra Paramaribo.

Lluvia en Paramaribo

Published: February 09, 2012
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Miguel Antonio Armas Rivas

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Maisonadia RedLight

Published: October 09, 2012
Length: 45:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: SuriTrooper

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Published: June 22, 2012
Length: 39:42 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: ReesNoBoeng

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Published: January 09, 2010
Length: 41:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: horstjvd

Bar van het restaurant.

Nieuw Amsterdam

Published: June 30, 2014
Length: 56:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Justin Fernandes

Did some flying above nieuw amsterdam.

Suriname (deel 1) Fort Nieuw Amsterdam

Published: March 03, 2010
Length: 31:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: tilamenmilam

Suriname - (Jantjes van de TRIS - 1967 bezoeken na 35 jaar weer het mooie land Suriname) *Wi lobi Sranan*

Museum Fort Nieuw-Amsterdam, Paramaribo Surinam

Published: April 12, 2012
Length: 41:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Yukio Flexfactor

Fortress and slave prison Nieuw-Amsterdam in the former dutch colony Surinam. along the Commewijne river. Recorded 7april2012.

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