Best time to visit, weather and climate Nepal

Best time to visit Nepal

The best time to visit 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 Nepal is 26°C in june and the lowest is 15°C in january.

The average climate figure for Nepal is an 6,6. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

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



Climate Nepal per month

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

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 15°C 17°C 21°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 19°C 16°C
Night 3°C 5°C 9°C 12°C 15°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 15°C 11°C 7°C 4°C
Precip 12
mm
28
mm
26
mm
67
mm
149
mm
211
mm
340
mm
298
mm
165
mm
67
mm
11
mm
5
mm
Rain
days
4 6 8 13 23 25 31 30 27 17 5 4
Dry
days
27 22 23 17 8 5 0 1 3 14 25 27
Sun hours
per day
7 8 10 12 12 12 9 10 10 8 7 7
Wind force
in 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 Nepal january

On average, it is maximum 15° in january in Nepal and at least around 3° degrees. In january there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 12 mm and the it will be dry 27 days this month in Nepal.

Climate Nepal february

On average, it is maximum 17° in february in Nepal and at least around 5° degrees. In february there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 28 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Nepal.

Climate Nepal march

On average, it is maximum 21° in march in Nepal and at least around 9° degrees. In march there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 26 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Nepal.

Climate Nepal april

On average, it is maximum 24° in april in Nepal and at least around 12° degrees. In april there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 67 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Nepal.

Climate Nepal may

On average, it is maximum 25° in may in Nepal and at least around 15° degrees. In may there are 23 days of rainfall with a total of 149 mm and the it will be dry 8 days this month in Nepal.

Climate Nepal june

On average, it is maximum 26° in june in Nepal and at least around 17° degrees. In june there are 25 days of rainfall with a total of 211 mm and the it will be dry 5 days this month in Nepal.

Climate Nepal july

On average, it is maximum 24° in july in Nepal and at least around 18° degrees. In july there are 31 days of rainfall with a total of 340 mm

Climate Nepal august

On average, it is maximum 24° in august in Nepal and at least around 17° degrees. In august there are 30 days of rainfall with a total of 298 mm and the it will be dry 1 day this month in Nepal.

Climate Nepal september

On average, it is maximum 23° in september in Nepal and at least around 15° degrees. In september there are 27 days of rainfall with a total of 165 mm and the it will be dry 3 days this month in Nepal.

Climate Nepal october

On average, it is maximum 22° in october in Nepal and at least around 11° degrees. In october there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 67 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Nepal.

Climate Nepal november

On average, it is maximum 19° in november in Nepal and at least around 7° degrees. In november there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 11 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month in Nepal.

Climate Nepal december

On average, it is maximum 16° in december in Nepal and at least around 4° degrees. In december there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 5 mm and the it will be dry 27 days this month in Nepal.

14 day weather forecast Nepal

The weather for Kathmandu in Nepal will be 26° till 25° 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 in Kathmandu.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
We
30 Sep
Licht bewolkt 25°C 16°C 4.4 mm 60% 1m/s 7
Th
1 Oct
Wisselend bewolkt 26°C 16°C 4.2 mm 60% 1m/s 8
Fr
2 Oct
Lichte regen 26°C 16°C 5.8 mm 65% 1m/s 8
Sa
3 Oct
Licht bewolkt 25°C 16°C 3.1 mm 50% 1m/s 7
Su
4 Oct
Licht bewolkt 26°C 15°C 1.0 mm 25% 1m/s 8
Mo
5 Oct
Licht bewolkt 26°C 16°C 1.5 mm 35% 1m/s 8
Tu
6 Oct
Licht bewolkt 25°C 15°C 0.3 mm 10% 1m/s 8

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
We
7 Oct
Overwegend bewolkt 25°C 15°C 2.3 mm 45% 1m/s 5
Th
8 Oct
Regen 25°C 16°C 12 mm 80% 1m/s 3
Fr
9 Oct
Bewolkt 24°C 16°C 2.9 mm 50% 1m/s 3
Sa
10 Oct
Licht bewolkt 24°C 16°C 0 mm 0% 1m/s 7
Su
11 Oct
Licht bewolkt 25°C 16°C 0.1 mm 20% 1m/s 8
Mo
12 Oct
Licht bewolkt 25°C 16°C 0.1 mm 20% 1m/s 8
Tu
13 Oct
Licht bewolkt 24°C 16°C 0.3 mm 10% 1m/s 7

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Hotels and apartments in Nepal

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Flight tickets to Nepal

Nepal has 5 airports which you can fly to:

  • Tribhuvan International Airport
    Kathmandu
  • Pokhara Airport
    Pokhara
  • Biratnagar Airport
    Birātnagar
  • Janakpur Airport
    Janakpur
  • Taplejung Airport
    Tāplejung

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About Nepal

Nepal is in the continental part Asia and the capital is Kathmandu. The total surface is 147.181 km² and the population consists of 28.825.709 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is somewhat smaller New Zealand. If you want to call Nepal you have to use +977 or 00977 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +9775012457809 or 009775012457809.

Nepal is in a straight line at 12.092 km distance from Wellington. From Auckland Airport the flight time is about 14 hours55.

Currency Nepal

In Nepal the Nepalese rupee is used to pay.

Exchange rate Nepalese rupee (NPR) 30 september 2020

1 Nepalese rupee = 0,01 New Zealand dollar
100 Nepalese rupee = 1,30 New Zealand dollar

1 New Zealand dollar = 77,15 Nepalese rupee
100 New Zealand dollar = 7.715,14 Nepalese rupee

Install exchange rate app

It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

Bring your credit card

Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

MasterCard ATM Hunter
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Time difference Nepal

In Nepal it is now 23:05 o’clock in the evening on tuesday 29 september 2020. That is 7,25 hour earlier than in New Zealand. The time zone of Nepal is Asia/Katmandu and the Greenwich time is UTC+05:+05.

Vaccinations Nepal

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Nepal.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Japanse encefalitis
  • Rabiës
  • Tuberculose (TBC)