in Distrikt Para, Suriname

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
5.338 and -55.253 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 5° 20' 17" and W -55° 15' 9"
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: 05:17 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: America/Paramaribo
UTC/GMT offset: -3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:34 am and 6:59 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-5.755 and 123.990 (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: 2024-07-14 08:23:34

Touring Zanderij

Zanderij in Distrikt Para is a town located in Suriname about 37 mi (or 60 km) south of Paramaribo, the country's capital place.

Time in Zanderij is now 05:17 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named America / Paramaribo with an UTC offset of -3 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Zanderij. The closest airport in Suriname is Johan Adolf Pengel International Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 15 km), North-East. 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 44 mi (or 70 km), North-East.

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

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Chance of rainfall 16%
Air Humidity 89%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Sunday, 14th of July 2024

26°C (80 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Monday, 15th of July 2024

29°C (84 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Tuesday, 16th of July 2024

31°C (87 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Videos from this area

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

Vertrek van de KL 714 (Paramaribo-Amsterdam) vanaf Zanderij op 20 april 2010.

Published: July 24, 2011
Length: 15:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: bhmbe

Vertrek van de KL 714 vanaf Zanderij, Suriname, richting Schiphol Amsterdam Airport. Vertrek op 20 april 2010.

vliegveld suriname Zanderij 2011

Published: February 20, 2014
Length: 31:38 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jitzzzzz

vliegveld suriname Zanderij 2011 vertrek vanuit Zanderij richting Nederland.

Ruby-Topaz hummingbird nest (Chrysolampus mosquitus)

Published: June 19, 2011
Length: 45:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Foek Chin-Joe

Ruby Topaz humming nesting at Zanderij Suriname 18 June 2011 Nest at 3m height on outer branch of a single standing tree in middle of Zanderij savanne. Panasonic DMC-GH1.

KLM B747 Landing overhead at Johan Adolf Pengel International Airport Suriname

Published: February 01, 2014
Length: 25:05 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Schipholhotspot

In this video you see the approach and landing of this B747 by KLM the PH-BFG. It flies over head just before the landing at 03:15 in the video. I was in Suriname for a Holiday. and took the...

SURINAME - SUngguh RINdu Aku MElayani-Nya

Published: September 16, 2014
Length: 44:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Titus Candra

My first step in Suriname.... Zanderij International Airport, January 23th, 2014.

Aflevering 4: Verdwaald in het Bos (deel 2)

Published: October 14, 2010
Length: 00:39 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: kwartierleesplezier

Verdwaald in het bos. Dit boek van Rappa staat centraal in deze nieuwe aflevering van "Een Kwartier Leesplezier". Chané lees het boek voor. Omdat het de laatste opnames zijn in de vakantie...

SLM Boeing 737 takeoff from SMJP 29

Published: August 06, 2013
Length: 37:44 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: FlexyDemon

Surinam Airways Boeing 737 taking off from SMJP runway 29.

Boeing 767 Cargo takeoff from SMJP

Published: August 06, 2013
Length: 51:48 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: FlexyDemon

BX Air Boeing 767-232 Cargo taking of from SMJP.

suriname rit in bus over afobakaweg richting resort berg en dal

Published: July 04, 2009
Length: 04:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: 17splinter

Surinam Airways A340 Night Landing [short Vid]

Published: September 26, 2011
Length: 59:54 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Akash Niddha

Surinam Airways 50 Years commercial: just on time to film (a little part of ) the landing. Surinam Airways Airbus A340 ,Rw 11 Johan Adolf Pengel...

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Zanderij, Zanderij II