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Shillong Destination Guide

Delve into Shillong in India!

Shillong in the region of Meghālaya with it's 132,842 residents is located in India - some 925 mi (or 1,489 km) East of New Delhi, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Shillong in India

Current time in Shillong is now 12:36 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kolkata" with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Sylhet, Dhaka, Chittagong, Trongsa, Thimphu or Bara Pani. While being here, make sure to check out Smit, Shillong, Nongkrem, Mylliem and Nongthymmai as well. We discovered 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

22°C / 72 °F Clear sky
Morning Temperature 5°C / 42 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 57%
Air Pressure 945.1 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Clear sky

Wednesday, 25th of January 2017
Clear sky, calm.
Clear sky Day: 23°C (73 °F)
Night: 7°C (45 °F)
Thursday, 26th of January 2017
Clear sky, calm.
Clear sky Day: 23°C (74 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)
Friday, 27th of January 2017
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 22°C (71 °F)
Night: 14°C (57 °F)

Videos

Shillong Barapani Cherrapunji

03:09 min ( March 24, 2012 by cyberswarup)
Views: 823 - Rating: 5/5

Slide show of photos of Umium, Shillong & Cherrapunji. The audio is "Shillongore Godhuli" an Assamese song by Dr. Bhupen Hazarika. Copyright of this track is owned by The Orchard Music and saregama

The IIM Shillong diary 2010-12

11:42 min ( May 08, 2012 by ghr86)
Views: 528 - Rating: 5/5

PGP10 here is something for us to remember .. a tribute to the SUPER 93 batch of 2010-12 song credits : "Yaadein" by Pralayh- the band


India Meghalaya Shillong Bo Ville Homest...

01:05 min ( May 18, 2010 by traveltocare)
Views: 545 - Rating: 5/5

Visit us at www.traveltocare.com A presentation of Travel To Care for Bo Ville Homestay Shillong in Meghalaya India Hotels India Travel Ecotourism

Elephant Falls Shillong

00:30 min ( November 04, 2009 by Ashwin Rao)
Views: 586 - Rating: 0/5

Elephant Falls Shillong, Meghalaya


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Interesting facts about this location

Shillong

Shillong is the capital of Meghalaya, one of the smallest states in India and home to the Khasis. It is the headquarters of the East Khasi Hills district and is situated at an average altitude of 4,908 feet (1,496 m) above sea level, with the highest point being Shillong Peak at 6,449 feet (1,966 m). Shillong is the 330th most populous city in India with population of 143,007 according to the 2011 census.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 25.57, 91.88 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Cities and towns in East Khasi Hills district, East Khasi Hills district, Geography of Meghalaya, Hill stations in India, Indian capital cities, Shillong

East Khasi Hills district

East Khasi Hills is an administrative district in the state of Meghalaya in India. The district headquarters are located at Shillong. The district occupies an area of 2752 km² and has a population of 824,059 (as of 2011). As of 2011 it is the most populous district of Meghalaya.

More reading: East Khasi Hills district homepage
Located at 25.57, 91.88 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1976 establishments in India, Districts of Meghalaya, East Khasi Hills district, Populated places established in 1976

Indian Institute of Management Shillong

The Indian Institute of Management Shillong (Hindi: भारतीय प्रबंधन संस्थान, शिलांग, abbreviated IIM Shillong or IIM-S), is an autonomous business school located in Shillong, Meghalaya, India. It was established in 2008 by the Government of India and is the seventh IIM to be established.

More reading: Indian Institute of Management Shillong homepage
Located at 25.57, 91.88 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:2007 establishments in India, Educational institutions established in 2007, Indian Institutes of Management, Universities and colleges in Meghalaya

North Eastern Hill University

North Eastern Hill University is a Central University established on 19 July 1973 by an Act of the Indian Parliament. The university is in the suburb of Shillong, the state capital of Meghalaya, India. The university has two campuses: Shillong and Tura in Meghalaya. NEHU Tura Campus functions under a pro-vice chancellor.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 25.57, 91.88 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Central universities in India, Educational institutions established in 1973, North Eastern Hill University, Universities and colleges in Meghalaya

Umiam Lake

Umiam Lake is a reservoir located in the hills 15 km to the North of Shillong in the state of Meghalaya, India. It was created by damming the Umiam river in the early 1960s. The principal catchment area of the lake and dam is spread over 220 square km.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 25.57, 91.88 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:East Khasi Hills, Geography of Meghalaya, Lakes of India, Visitor attractions in Meghalaya

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