in Central Region, Nepal

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
26.729 and 85.926 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 26° 43' 43" and E 85° 55' 34"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rupee - NPR
Spoken languages:
Nepali, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:41 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Kathmandu
UTC/GMT offset: 5.75 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:08 am and 6:49 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hanga Roa
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Current travel safety evaluation for Nepal in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 3,3 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Nepal.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Nepal. Last Update: 2024-05-28 08:22:27

Delve into Janakpur

Janakpur in Central Region with it's 93,767 habitants is a town located in Nepal about 77 mi (or 124 km) south-east of Kathmandu, the country's capital town.

Time in Janakpur is now 08:41 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kathmandu with an UTC offset of 5.75 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Janakpur. The closest airport in Nepal is Janakpur Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Nepal is Kathmandu Valley in a distance of 77 mi (or 124 km), North-West.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ramechhap, Nagarkot, Bhaktapur, Kathmandu and Bhojpur. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 37°C / 99 °F

Morning Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Evening Temperature 40°C / 104 °F
Night Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Chance of rainfall 6%
Air Humidity 44%
Air Pressure 997 hPa
Wind Speed High wind, near gale with 24 km/h (15 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 70% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Thursday, 30th of May 2024

36°C (96 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Very heavy rain, strong breeze, broken clouds.

Friday, 31st of May 2024

34°C (94 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 1st of June 2024

36°C (97 °F)
32°C (90 °F)
Scattered clouds, fresh breeze.

Videos from this area

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Janakpur Monastic Leo Club Street Drama on Women Violence

Published: March 21, 2015
Length: 45:07 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Toran Shrestha

Janakpur Monastic Leo Club perforing Street Drama on Women Violence on December 26, 2013 at Janaki Temple, Janakpurdham We wanted to aware the public about the women violence existing in ...

Rauja majar mahottary nepal

Published: February 18, 2018
Length: 35:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Madhesh Today

Muslim dharmabalmbi.

PM Narendra Modi to begin Nepal trip from Janakpur temple

Published: May 31, 2018
Length: 07:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: movies tips

PM Narendra Modi to begin Nepal trip from Janakpur temple.

Sindhuli Gandhi road

Published: June 11, 2018
Length: 02:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ravi yadav

Sindhuligadhi travelers are welcome to visit our travel driving direction page for detail information with road map. Traveling from Kathmandu to Sindhuligadhi is .

Janaki Mandir darshan

Published: May 27, 2018
Length: 01:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Satya Shrestha

Ram Janaki Mandir Janakpur Awasthi Vivah Mandal janakraj ko Kuldevi Rajeshwari this video includes Bhoothnath Temple Janakpur Temple.

World Heritage The janaki Temple Clean and green Janakpur Nepal

Published: April 13, 2018
Length: 52:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jankapurdham: The capital city of province 2

Janaki temple.

A journey of Janakpur dham Nepal

Published: January 13, 2019
Length: 35:30 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: AKS Biker

Janakpurdham Trip

Published: November 25, 2018
Length: 57:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Rider LivE In His Own World !!!

Rider LivE In His Own World !!!

Past and present view of the janakiTemple

Published: April 02, 2019
Length: 39:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Accepted Knowledge

In the past janaki temple is naturally most beautiful but now it natural beauty is not reflect but due to modernised .

Biggest projects in Janakpur || Nepal ||

Published: November 29, 2018
Length: 39:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5

Jankupur Dham state 2.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Dhanusa District

Dhanusa District, alternatively Dhanusha District, (Nepali: धनुषा जिल्ला, a part of Janakpur Zone, is one of the seventy-five districts of Nepal. The district, with Janakpur as its district headquarters, covers an area of 1,180 km² and has a population of 671,364. It lies in the Central Development Region of Nepal. Also famous as a cultural center, the city attracts many Hindu pilgrims during festivals from both Nepal and India.

Located at 26.7286, 85.9252 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Dhanusa District

Janakpur Airport

Janakpur Airport is an airport serving Janakpur, a city in and the administrative headquarters of the Dhanusa District in the Janakpur Zone in Nepal.

Located at 26.7086, 85.9222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Nepal, Dhanusa District

Lohana Bahbangama

Lohana Bahbangama is a village development committee in Dhanusa District in the Janakpur Zone of south-eastern Nepal. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 4,772 persons living in 824 individual households.

Located at 26.7, 85.9667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Dhanusa District

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Janakpur, Janakpur Dham, जनकपुर, JKR, ジャナクプル, 자낙푸르, Džanakpuras, जनकपुर उपमहानगरपालिका, जनकपुर नगरपालिका, Джанакпур, جنکپور, 賈納克布爾