Wageningen
in Distrikt Nickerie, Suriname

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
5.760 and -56.665 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 5° 45' 36" and W -56° 39' 54"
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: 08:07 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: America/Paramaribo
UTC/GMT offset: -3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:31 am and 6:55 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-5.409 and 123.102 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bajo
References
This place on Wikipedia
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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: 2024-05-22 08:01:51

Discover Wageningen

Wageningen in Distrikt Nickerie with it's 4,145 citizens is a town in Suriname about 103 mi (or 166 km) west of Paramaribo, the country's capital city.

Current time in Wageningen is now 08:07 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named America / Paramaribo with an UTC offset of -3 hours. We know of 8 airports near Wageningen. The closest airport in Suriname is Wageningen Airport Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 4 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Nieuw Nickerie, Totness, New Amsterdam, Fort Wellington and Groningen. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 89 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Chance of rainfall 6%
Air Humidity 58%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 11% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 22nd of May 2024

30°C (86 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 23rd of May 2024

30°C (86 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Friday, 24th of May 2024

32°C (89 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.

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.

Wageningen Airstrip

Wageningen Airstrip, near Wageningen, in the Nickerie District of Suriname. Heavily used for cropdusting agriculture flights in this rice region of the country. Homebase of the Surinam Sky Farmers

Located at 5.76667, -56.6333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Suriname, Nickerie District


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Wageningen, AGI