Where is Nepal?

Nepal is located in the South Asia region at latitude 28.394857 and longitude 84.124008 and is part of the Asian continent.

The DMS coordinates for the center of the country are:

  • 28° 23' 41.49'' N
  • 84° 7' 26.43'' E

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

Nepal Neighboring Countries

The neighboring countries of Nepal are:

  • China
  • India
Pin pointing out the location of Nepal on the Asia map

Nepal Related Content

Nepal Key Facts

Indicator Nepal
Coordinates 28.394857, 84.124008
Country code alpha-2 NP
Country code alpha-3 NPL
Int. Phone Prefix +977
Capital city Kathmandu
Continent Asia
World Bank Region South Asia
Country area in sq km 147,181
Population 2021 29,674,920
Median Age 23.7
Life expectancy 68.5
World Bank income group Lower middle income
Major languages Nepali (official) 44.6%, Maithali 11.7%, Bhojpuri 6%, Tharu 5.8%, Tamang 5.1%, Newar 3.2%, Bajjika 3%, Magar 3%, Doteli 3%, Urdu 2.6%, Avadhi 1.9%, Limbu 1.3%, Gurung 1.2%, Baitadeli 1%, other 6.4%, unspecified 0.2% (2011 est.)
Currency Nepalese Rupee (NPR)
GDP in 2020 33.4 billion
GDP per capita in 2020 $1,147
UTC/GMT Time UTC+05:45 Number of time zones: 1
Internet TLD .np
Biggest Airport Tribhuvan International Airport (LUA)
Average temperature (in Celsius) 8.1
Administrative Divisions 5 development regions 7 provinces 14 zones