Nepal
weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Nepal

To go to Nepal, the best time to visit is March and April and October and November. In this period you have a pleasant temperature and little precipitation. In Nepal, June is the warmest month with 78°F and the most cold month is 59°F in January.

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In the table below you can quickly check the average weather in Nepal per month, the temperature per month or the period with the highest precipitation. Monthly average climate data is based on data from the last 30 years.

Climate Nepal by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 59 63 70 76 77 78 74 74 74 71 66 61
Precipitation (inch) 5 11 10 26 59 83 134 117 65 26 4 2

Weather data from: Kathmandu




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Nepal weather

The weather for Nepal over the next 14 days will be 75°F till 82° with every day chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

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

5-day weather forecast Nepal

Weather
Max/min
Rain
Wind
Sunday
25 september
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75°F
64°F
11.3 in
2 m/s
Monday
26 september
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75°F
64°F
7.8 in
2 m/s
Tuesday
27 september
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75°F
64°F
4.3 in
2 m/s
Wednesday
28 september
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75°F
63°F
0.7 in
2 m/s
Thursday
29 september
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77°F
63°F
0.4 in
2 m/s

View the 14 day weather forecast for Nepal


Climate Nepal

Nepal has a moderate climate. 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 41° degrees and there is about 542 inch 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.

Nepal

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 59 63 70 76 77 78 74 74 74 71 66 61
Night temp. (°F) 37 41 48 54 59 63 64 63 59 51 44 39
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 5 11 10 26 59 83 134 117 65 26 4 2
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

Weather data from: Kathmandu

Nepal weather by month

What is the average Nepal weather like in a given month? 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 7,460 miles from United States (New York → Kathmandu).

How long is the flight to Nepal?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Nepal is approximately 16 hours.

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What are the largest airports in Nepal?

These are the largest airports in Nepal:

  • Tribhuvan International Airport (KTM) in Kathmandu
  • Pokhara Airport (PKR) in Pokhara
  • Biratnagar Airport (BIR) in Birātnagar
  • Janakpur Airport (JKR) in Janakpur
  • Taplejung Airport (TPJ) in Tāplejung
  • Gautam Buddha Airport (BWA)
  • Nepalgunj Airport (KEP)

How many inhabitants does Nepal have?

Nepal has 28,825,709 inhabitants.

How big is Nepal?

The surface area of Nepal is 91,458 mi². It is 3x smaller than United States.

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 for payment.

Exchange rates on 25 September 2022

  • 1 US dollar = 118.33 Nepalese rupee
  • 1 Nepalese rupee = 0.008 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 11,832.63 Nepalese rupee
  • 100 Nepalese rupee = 0.85 US dollar

What is the area code of Nepal?

The area code to call Nepal is +977.