Nepal
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Nepal

The best time to visit in Nepal is from March until May and October, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Nepal is 26°C in June and the lowest is 15°C in January.

Nepal has the moderate climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Nepal or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Nepal by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 15 17 21 24 25 26 24 24 23 22 19 16
Precipitation (mm) 12 28 26 67 149 211 340 298 165 67 11 5

Climate data from city: Kathmandu




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14 day weather forecast Nepal

The weather for Nepal will be 13° till 15° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Nepal is based on the weather conditions in the city of Kathmandu.

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Thursday
20 january
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12°C
5°C
5.3 mm
70%
1 Bft
OZO
1
Friday
21 january
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13°C
4°C
3.0 mm
60%
1 Bft
ZZO
1
Saturday
22 january
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13°C
5°C
2.5 mm
55%
1 Bft
ZZO
1
Sunday
23 january
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14°C
5°C
0.4 mm
15%
2 Bft
ZZO
1
Monday
24 january
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14°C
5°C
1.8 mm
45%
1 Bft
Z
1
Tuesday
25 january
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13°C
5°C
3.1 mm
60%
2 Bft
ZW
1
Wednesday
26 january
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13°C
5°C
5.4 mm
75%
1 Bft
ZZW
1
Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Thursday
27 january
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12°C
4°C
3.1 mm
60%
1 Bft
ZZO
1
Friday
28 january
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11°C
2°C
4.4 mm
70%
1 Bft
ZZO
1
Saturday
29 january
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11°C
2°C
0.6 mm
20%
1 Bft
OZO
1
Sunday
30 january
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11°C
4°C
0.1 mm
20%
1 Bft
ZZW
1
Monday
31 january
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13°C
3°C
0 mm
0%
1 Bft
ZZW
1
Tuesday
1 february
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14°C
4°C
0 mm
0%
1 Bft
ZZW
2
Wednesday
2 february
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15°C
5°C
0.3 mm
10%
2 Bft
ZW
2

Climate Nepal

Nepal has the moderate climate prevailing. There is a lot of rainfall in the summer, and in the winter it is quite dry again. The average annual temperature for Nepal is 21° degrees and there is about 1377 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 152 days a year with an average humidity of 61% and an UV-index of 4.

Climate table of Nepal

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 15 17 21 24 25 26 24 24 23 22 19 16
Night temp. (°C) 3 5 9 12 15 17 18 17 15 11 7 4
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 12 28 26 67 149 211 340 298 165 67 11 5
Days with rain 4 6 8 13 23 25 31 30 27 17 5 4
Dry days 27 22 23 17 8 5 - 1 3 14 25 27
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 8 10 12 12 12 9 10 10 8 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 2 1 2
UV-index 3 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 3

Climate data from city: Kathmandu

Nepal weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Nepal? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Nepal?

Nepal lies in a straight line about 1,207 km from Pakistan (Islamabad → Kathmandu).

How long is the flight to Nepal?

The flight time from Jinnah International Airport to Nepal is approximately 2 h. 40 min.

What are the largest airports in Nepal?

These are the largest airports in Nepal:

How many inhabitants are there in Nepal?

Nepal has approximately 28,825,709 inhabitants.

How big is Nepal?

The area of Nepal is around 147,181 km². It is 5x smaller than Pakistan.

What is the capital of Nepal?

The capital of Nepal is Kathmandu.

What is the currency of Nepal?

In Nepal the Nepalese rupee (NPR) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 20 January 2022

  • 1 Pakistani rupee = 0.74 Nepalese rupee
  • 1 Nepalese rupee = 1.35 Pakistani rupee
  • 100 Pakistani rupee = 74.06 Nepalese rupee
  • 100 Nepalese rupee = 135.03 Pakistani rupee

What is the area code of Nepal?

The area code to call Nepal is +977.