Where is Nauru?

Nauru is located in the Australia and Oceania region at latitude -0.522778 and longitude 166.931503 and is part of the Oceania continent.

The DMS coordinates for the center of the country are:

  • 0° 31' 22.00'' S
  • 166° 55' 53.41'' E

You can see the location of Nauru on the world map below:

The country has no neighboring countries/land borders.

Maritime Borders

Nauru borders with the Pacific Ocean.

Pin pointing out Nauru on a map.

Nauru Related Content

Nauru Key Facts

CountryNauru
CoordinatesLatitude: -0.522778
Longitude: 166.931503
Country CodesAlpha 2: NR
Alpha 3: NRU
Country Flag Emoji🇳🇷
Int. Phone Prefix+674
Capital cityYaren
Continent
Subcontinent
Oceania
Australia and Oceania
Country Area21 sq km
Population 202110,873
World Rank: 194
Median Age20.3
Life expectancy63.6
Major languagesNauruan 93% (official, a distinct Pacific Island language), English 2% (widely understood, spoken, and used for most government and commercial purposes), other 5% (includes I-Kiribati 2% and Chinese 2%) (2011 est.)
UTC/GMT TimeNumber of time zones: 1
  • UTC+12:00
Internet TLD.nr
Biggest AirportNauru International Airport (INU)
Average temperature27.00 °C
80.60 °F
Administrative Divisions14 districts
Political systemParliamentary democracy

Nauru Economy Facts

World Bank Income GroupHigh income
World Bank RegionEast Asia & Pacific
CurrencyAustralian Dollar (AUD)
GDP in 2020$0.1 (billions of USD)
World Rank: 194
GDP per capita in 2020$10,580
World Rank: 63
Major Industries / Economic SectorsAgriculture, manufacturing, energy, services
Top 5 Import CountriesAustralia, New Zealand, United States, Fiji, Japan
Top 5 Export CountriesAustralia, New Zealand, Fiji, United States, Japan

Biggest Cities in Nauru

Here are the largest cities in Nauru based on 2021 population data:

City Population
Yaren 747

Map of Nauru with the Largest Cities

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