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Portsmouth Destination Guide

Delve into Portsmouth in Dominica!

Portsmouth in the region of Saint John with it's 3,633 residents is a city in Dominica - some 20 mi (or 32 km) North of Roseau, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Portsmouth in Dominica

Current time in Portsmouth is now 11:30 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "America / Dominica" with an UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Bridgetown, Fort-de-France, Basseterre, Wesley, Salisbury or Charlotte Amalie. While being here, make sure to check out Vieille Case, Toucari, Tobino, Thibaud, Tanetane and Dublanc 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

26°C / 79 °F Heavy intensity rain
Morning Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Chance of rainfall 40%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1022.8 hPa
Wind Speed Strong breeze with 20 km/h (12 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Wednesday, 20th of September 2017
Few clouds, fresh breeze.
Few clouds Day: 30°C (86 °F)
Night: 29°C (85 °F)
Thursday, 21st of September 2017
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 28°C (83 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)
Friday, 22nd of September 2017
Heavy intensity rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)

Videos

My apartment in Dominica

03:17 min ( May 04, 2008 by GoCalBears97)
Views: 4,438 - Rating: 3.66667/5

A walk-through of my place in Dominica

The next part of my adventure Scrovo's p...

01:33 min ( April 16, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW1)
Views: 26 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Scrovo's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these videos...


Indian River Portsmouth Dominica WI

01:36 min ( August 29, 2011 by pigkiller74)
Views: 127 - Rating: 0/5

Indian River Portsmouth, Dominica, WI

Dominica Real Estate for sale : 2 4 Acre...

00:13 min ( March 31, 2009 by DominicasRealEstate)
Views: 1,705 - Rating: 0/5

Www.dominicasrealestate.com Portsmouth: largest town in Dominica. The North of Dominica . Land with verry beautiful view of Cabrits. Water and electricity supply. Fourty minutes drive from Melville ha...


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Interesting facts about this location

Cabrits National Park

Cabrits National Park is on a peninsula at the north end of the Caribbean island of Dominica, north of Portsmouth. The park protects tropical forest, coral reefs and wetlands. There are hiking trails and an English garrison called Fort Shirley. Cabrits National Park occupies 1,313 acres (531 ha) and was established in 1986. The word Cabrits means goat in Spanish, French and Portuguese, and is a reference to the animal that has been indigenous to Cabrits.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 15.58, -61.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:National parks of Dominica, Peninsulas of Dominica, Protected areas established in 1986

Portsmouth, Dominica

Portsmouth is the second largest town in Dominica, with 2,977 inhabitants. It lies on the Indian River on Dominica's northwest coast, in Saint John Parish. Cabrits National Park is located on a peninsula to the north of town. Portsmouth has its own sea port in Prince Rupert Bay. Portsmouth was initially chosen as the capital of Dominica, but only served in that capacity in 1760. After malaria broke out there the same year, the capital was moved to Roseau, where it remains.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 15.58, -61.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Dominica, Saint John Parish, Dominica

Picard River

The Picard River is a river in Dominica. It rises on the northern slopes of Morne Diablotins, flowing northwest to reach the Caribbean Sea at Prince Rupert Bay on the country's northwestern coast, close to the town of Portsmouth.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 15.58, -61.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Rivers of Dominica

Paix Bouche

Paix Bouche is a village in northern Dominica. It has a population of 306, and has one of the island's steepest roads. The name comes from the local Creole expression meaning "shut your mouth".

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 15.58, -61.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Dominica, Saint Andrew Parish, Dominica

Dublanc River

The Dublanc River is a river in Dominica. It rises on the northwestern slopes of Morne Diablotins, flowing west to reach the Caribbean Sea on the country's northwestern coast.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 15.58, -61.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Rivers of Dominica