Nieuw Nickerie
in Distrikt Nickerie, Suriname

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
5.926 and -56.973 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 5° 55' 33" and W -56° 58' 22"
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: 05:33 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: America/Paramaribo
UTC/GMT offset: -3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:36 am and 6:55 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-5.607 and 122.860 (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: 2024-04-23 08:18:23

Delve into Nieuw Nickerie

Nieuw Nickerie in Distrikt Nickerie with it's 13,143 habitants is a city located in Suriname about 124 mi (or 200 km) west of Paramaribo, the country's capital town.

Current time in Nieuw Nickerie is now 05:33 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named America / Paramaribo with an UTC offset of -3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Nieuw Nickerie. The closest airport in Suriname is Nieuw Nickerie Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: New Amsterdam, Totness, Fort Wellington, Linden and Georgetown. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 78 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 11%
Air Humidity 90%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 98% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Tuesday, 23rd of April 2024

31°C (88 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 24th of April 2024

30°C (87 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Thursday, 25th of April 2024

32°C (90 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Videos from this area

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

Suriname 2013 episode Nickerie

Published: January 11, 2014
Length: 59:00 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: outloek

Suriname 2013 episode Nieuw Nickerie. Staying at the resort Residence Inn. Visit Nieuw Nickerie town and Bigi Pan. Nex day back to Paramaribo. Visiting the Paramaribo ZOO and watch a cricket game.

Suriname - dag 14

Published: May 28, 2009
Length: 11:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5

Nieuw Nickerie dag 2.

holi phagwa 2010 nickerie suriname

Published: March 27, 2010
Length: 31:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: rozevlinder

New Stars Nickerie

Published: June 28, 2011
Length: 36:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Errol Gefferie

New Stars Nickerie.

Avond Twee Daagse Wandelmars Nickerie VHP

Published: July 11, 2012
Length: 01:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Vhp Nickerie

Doe mee aan de Avond twee daagse Nickerie op 7 en 8 september 2012 met de VHP!!!

Nickerie 2010-2

Published: October 30, 2010
Length: 37:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Anand Joti

Impressie Nickerie deel 2 Oktober 2010.

Suriname - dag 13

Published: May 28, 2009
Length: 28:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5

Nieuw Nickerie dag 1.

Tractor County Maksoed Imami Surinam 1995

Published: May 14, 2009
Length: 43:55 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: duygu130491

Tractor County Maksoed Imami Surinam 1995.

Twin ( Tweedaagse Wandelloop In Nickerie) 2018

Published: August 12, 2018
Length: 48:47 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ivor Pawiro

Dj Ivor.

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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.

Paradise (Suriname)

Paradise is a village in the Nickerie District of Suriname. It has a population of about 966 residents.

Located at 5.91667, -56.9333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Nickerie District

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
New Nickerie, Nickerie, Nieuw Nickerie, ICK