in Distrikt Para, Suriname

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
5.607 and -55.090 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 5° 36' 25" and W -55° 5' 24"
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: 01:35 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: America/Paramaribo
UTC/GMT offset: -3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:30 am and 6:47 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-5.947 and 124.058 (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 Paranam

Paranam in Distrikt Para is a city located in Suriname about 19 mi (or 30 km) south of Paramaribo, the country's capital town.

Current time in Paranam is now 01:35 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named America / Paramaribo with an UTC offset of -3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Paranam. The closest airport in Suriname is Johan Adolf Pengel International Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 20 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Suriname is Historic Inner City of Paramaribo in a distance of 22 mi (or 36 km), North-East.

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

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 33°C / 91 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 49%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 98% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Saturday, 20th of April 2024

31°C (88 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 21st of April 2024

28°C (83 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 22nd of April 2024

32°C (89 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Neotropical Butterfly Park Suriname

Published: October 23, 2010
Length: 42:41 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: JPvanToll

Welcome in the Neotropical Butterfly Park, the first butterfly park in Suriname! At our butterfly Park in Lelydorp, located a short distance from the capital city of Paramaribo, a beautiful...

Suriname 2009

Published: February 02, 2009
Length: 06:19 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: FortvdVerbeelding

Tussen 27 januari en 8 februari zijn we in Suriname voor het vervolg van het Schoolplein Orkest. Eerst bereiden we met studenten van de afdeling Muziek van het IOL het project voor in Paramaribo....

water suriname

Published: March 11, 2011
Length: 15:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jitzzzzz

varen met een korjaal boot.

Enduro Suriname Savanne

Published: November 05, 2013
Length: 58:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Sam Kits

Een first person view met Sam Kits op een KTM SX 250. Bedankt, Rodney voor het mogen lenen van zijn motor, en MotoSur voor het organiseren van deze Verjari Fatu Rit.

weekend paranam

Published: June 16, 2014
Length: 25:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Sakimin Resodikromo

Korte vakantie met de familie in Paranam Suriname.

White Beach Parbo Night summer 09 HD

Published: September 23, 2009
Length: 10:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Wnsly Le Roy

Parbo Night show at White Beach resort in Paranam, Suriname. Two guys celebrating their anniversary on stage enjoying this girl.. See it yourself!

Pagara paramaribo 2010 party

Published: October 08, 2010
Length: 49:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: daveedhardfawaka

new year pagara festival in paramaribo (capital in suriname) 2010.

fam Suriname

Published: September 26, 2014
Length: 20:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jitzzzzz

fam uit Suriname Laarwijk familie Reso.

kennissen tegenkomen in Laarwijk Suriname

Published: April 04, 2014
Length: 06:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jitzzzzz

kennissen tegenkomen in Laarwijk Suriname.

palmboom vruchten oogsten in Laarwijk

Published: April 04, 2014
Length: 20:46 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jitzzzzz

palmboom vruchten oogsten in Domburg Laarwijk Suriname jitzzz.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Located at 5.61667, -55.1 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Para District

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Pananam, Paranam