in Distrikt Commewijne, Suriname

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
5.863 and -55.009 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 5° 51' 46" and W -55° 0' 30"
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: 11:42 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: America/Paramaribo
UTC/GMT offset: -3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:34 am and 6:58 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: 2024-07-23 08:23:02

Delve into Kronenburg

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

Current time in Kronenburg is now 11:42 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named America / Paramaribo with an UTC offset of -3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Kronenburg. The closest airport in Suriname is Zorg en Hoop Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 21 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 11 mi (or 18 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: 31°C / 87 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 61%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 23rd of July 2024

31°C (89 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.

Wednesday, 24th of July 2024

30°C (86 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.

Thursday, 25th of July 2024

25°C (77 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

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.

091205 Cycling in Paramaribo.wmv

Published: December 21, 2009
Length: 14:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: hansvankintsyt

Paramaribo, 5 december, via Voorburg, Nieuw Amsterdam, Marienburg, Jagtlust en Meerzorg.

Suriname River

Published: January 11, 2011
Length: 22:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: cgoodland

Coming in over Nieuw Amsterdam and the Commewijne River to the north side of Paramaribo. 1-08-11.

SURINAME: Dagje fietsen in e Commewijne

Published: November 17, 2009
Length: 27:46 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Antonie van Beek


Published: October 02, 2011
Length: 05:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: John S

Met de boot bij de monding van de Surinamerivier op zoek naar dolfijnen. Ze bleken vooral onder water te jagen. Op de video is dan ook geen enkele dolfijn te zien. Wel is te zien hoe de reisgenoten...


Published: January 09, 2011
Length: 49:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: cgoodland

Southbound along the Suriname river turn over Merzorg on aproach to Zorg en Hoop. Come into a hover and reverse direction before setting down. 1-8-11.

Stagewoning / Vakantiewoning Paramaribo, Suriname: Constant Vredenstraat - Kamerhuur - Huurwoning

Published: January 07, 2015
Length: 02:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: CasaCama Huurwoningen

Voor meer info, foto's en reserveringen: Kamerhuur: Gehele woning: ...

Javaanse Cultuur in Suriname

Published: May 15, 2010
Length: 40:50 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: yvoto71

Jarang Kepang of Javaanse Paardendans is onderdeel van de Javaanse cultuur in Suriname.

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kroonenburg, Konenburg, Kronenburg