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Nassau Destination Guide

Delve into Nassau in Bahamas!

Nassau in the region of New Providence with it's 227,940 residents is a city in Bahamas and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Nassau in Bahamas

Current time in Nassau is now 05:39 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "America / Nassau" with an UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Cienfuegos, Camagüey, Tusculum, Orange Hill, Millars or West Palm Beach. While being here, make sure to check out Yamacraw Beach Estate, Winton, Sandilands Village, Nassau Estate, Nassau and Cable Beach as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

23°C / 74 °F Clear sky
Morning Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1029.6 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 8% of sky
General Conditions Clear sky

Sunday, 22nd of January 2017
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 25°C (76 °F)
Night: 25°C (77 °F)
Monday, 23rd of January 2017
Heavy intensity rain, high wind, near gale, broken clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of January 2017
Light rain, high wind, near gale, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 23°C (74 °F)
Night: 23°C (74 °F)

Videos

Nassau Bahamas - 1970's 8mm footage air...

01:24 min ( August 01, 2012 by Rob Dray)
Views: 160 - Rating: 5/5

8mm footage of 1970's Nassau in the Bahamas - city centre showing BOAC offices, local people, vehicles and buildings. Also aerial footage coming into Lynden Pindling International Airport which shows ...

Scootering around Nassau on Christmas Ev...

04:49 min ( December 31, 2012 by Liam Souan)
Views: 41 - Rating: 5/5

Nassau, Bahamas '11, we scootered up and and down the Bahamian coast on Christmas Eve and Day. Normally there would be tonnes of traffic, but everyone was with their family and friends celebrating Chr...


Waterslide at Atlantis Resort in Nassau ...

00:23 min ( May 19, 2011 by gweedozedo)
Views: 666 - Rating: 5/5

Recorded using a Flip Video camera with a waterproof case

Nassau Bahamas - Ocean view from balcon...

02:01 min ( June 05, 2012 by Sunny Mukherjee)
Views: 30 - Rating: 0/5


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Nassau during the next days.

29
Jan
2017

Shantala - The Music Of Benjy And Heather Wertheimer

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
More on eventful.com.

04
Feb
2017

Special - Heritage Park Alliance Church

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
More on eventful.com.

09
Jun
2017

It's A Family Affair- Family Reunion Cruise

Beginning: 04:00 pm (16:00).
More on eventful.com.

07
Jul
2017

Summer Cruise To The Bahamas From Miami

Beginning: 01:00 pm (13:00).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Battle of Nassau

The Battle of Nassau (March 3–4, 1776) was a naval action and amphibious assault by American forces against the British port of Nassau, Bahamas, during the American Revolutionary War (also known as the American War of Independence). It is considered the first cruise and one of the first engagements of the newly established Continental Navy and the Continental Marines, the progenitors of the United States Navy and Marine Corps. The action was also the Marines' first amphibious landing.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 25.06, -77.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1776 in the Bahamas, Battles involving Great Britain, Battles involving the United States, Conflicts in 1776, History of the Bahamas, Nassau, Bahamas, Naval battles of the American Revolutionary War, United States Marine Corps in the 18th and 19th centuries, Wars involving the Bahamas

Nassau, Bahamas

Nassau is the capital, largest city, and commercial centre of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas. The city has a population of 248,948, 70 percent of the entire population of The Bahamas (353,658). Lynden Pindling International Airport, the major airport for The Bahamas, is located about 16 kilometres west of Nassau city centre, and has daily flights to major cities in the United States, the Caribbean, Canada, and the United Kingdom.

More reading: Nassau, Bahamas homepage
Located at 25.06, -77.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Capitals in the Caribbean, Nassau, Bahamas, New Providence, Piracy, Populated places established in the 17th century, Populated places in the Bahamas, Port cities in the Caribbean

The Bahamas

The Bahamas Listen/bəˈhɑːməz/, officially the Commonwealth of the Bahamas, is a country consisting of more than 3,000 islands, cays and islets in the Atlantic Ocean, north of Cuba and Hispaniola, northwest of the Turks and Caicos Islands, southeast of the U.S. state of Florida and east of the Florida Keys. Its capital is Nassau on the island of New Providence. Geographically, the Bahamas lie near to Cuba, which is part of the Greater Antilles, along with Hispaniola and Jamaica.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 25.06, -77.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Archipelagoes of the Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean countries, Constitutional monarchies, English-speaking countries and territories, Former English colonies, Island countries, Liberal democracies, Member states of the Caribbean Community, Member states of the Commonwealth of Nations, Member states of the United Nations, Populated places established in 1647, States and territories established in 1973, The Bahamas

Paradise Island

Paradise Island is an island in the Bahamas formerly known as Hog Island. The island, with an area of 685 acres (1.1 sq mi/2.8 km), is located just off the shore of the city of Nassau, which is itself located on the northern edge of the island of New Providence. It is best known for the sprawling resort Atlantis. Paradise Island is connected to the island of New Providence by two bridges that cross Nassau Harbour.

More reading: Paradise Island homepage
Located at 25.06, -77.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Islands of the Bahamas, Nassau, Bahamas

New Providence

New Providence is the most populous island in the Bahamas, containing more than 70% of the total population. It also houses the national capital city, Nassau. The island was originally under Spanish control following Christopher Columbus' discovery of the New World, but the Spanish government showed little interest in developing the island (and the Bahamas as a whole). Nassau, the island's largest city, was formally known as Charlestown.

More reading: New Providence homepage
Located at 25.06, -77.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Districts of the Bahamas, Islands of the Bahamas, New Providence