in Mechī Zone of Eastern Region, Nepal

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
26.909 and 87.928 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 26° 54' 33" and E 87° 55' 41"
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: 08:25 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Kathmandu
UTC/GMT offset: 5.75 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:03 am and 6:36 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
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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: 2024-05-18 08:26:29

Discover Ilām

Ilām in Mechī Zone (Eastern Region) with it's 17,491 citizens is a town in Nepal about 169 mi (or 272 km) east of Kathmandu, the country's capital city.

Current time in Ilām is now 08:25 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kathmandu with an UTC offset of 5.75 hours. We know of 8 airports near Ilām. The closest airport in Nepal is Bhadrapur Airport in a distance of 25 mi (or 41 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Sagarmatha National Park in a distance of 96 mi (or 154 km), North-West.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dhankuta, Gangtok, Jalpaiguri, Bhojpur and Samtse. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 80 °F

Morning Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Chance of rainfall 17%
Air Humidity 38%
Air Pressure 1005 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 34% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Monday, 20th of May 2024

24°C (76 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Tuesday, 21st of May 2024

18°C (65 °F)
15°C (60 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 22nd of May 2024

23°C (73 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

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Published: April 18, 2012
Length: 41:56 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: susupark57

지누단다로 하산중 기타 치고 노래부르기.

Ilam Maipokhari

Published: May 19, 2019
Length: 06:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Uncertain Nawaraj

Short trip of Mai Pokhari. 4th jestha 2076. Participants are, 1. Myself. 2. Nabin Dajuuu 3. Arun Sir. 4. Tika Uncle 5. Nischal dajuuu and 6. Utsab sir.

A short trip to ilam

Published: February 09, 2019
Length: 25:48 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: SuRaj AdHiKaRi

ilam the paradise on earth

Published: August 02, 2016
Length: 41:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Suhin BC

I created this video with the YouTube Slideshow Creator (


Published: August 11, 2018
Length: 26:56 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Aamir Neupane

Onlu for intertegment.

Travelling through the dark..#rider #ilamroad..

Published: August 05, 2018
Length: 00:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Bishal Bimali

Some travel moment..

day756 : Tea from Nepal @Nepal

Published: May 07, 2019
Length: 27:57 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: 旅する鈴木 | TravelingSUZUKI

DAY756 : NEPALESE TEA PLANTATION AT THE BOTTOM OF HIMALAYAS There was a quiz show on TV where they show video footage of manufacturing ...

आदर्श मा.वि.का विद्यार्थीहरु इलाम जिल्ला प्रहरी कार्यालयमा ‘प्रहरीसँग एक दिन’ ILam

Published: February 24, 2019
Length: 21:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Maipokhari Online TV

आदर्श मा.वि.का विद्यार्थीहरु इलाम जिल्ला प्रहरी कार्यालयमा 'प्रहरीसँग...

Do you believe in it

Published: October 21, 2018
Length: 01:04 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: acharya madhab

watch it once.....he is here in the name of maili pathivara .....he wants to give prove at 7th kartik 2075.

Ilam view touer(2)

Published: June 08, 2019
Length: 57:11 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Shiva Dahal

Views the near of ilam Bazar from ilam view tower.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Ilam District

Ilam district, a part of Mechi Zone, is one of the seventy-five districts of Nepal, a landlocked country of South Asia. The district, with the town of Ilam as its district headquarters, covers an area of 1,703 km² and has a population (2001) of 282,806. It is about 600 km from Kathmandu. The highest point is Sandakpur with an elevation of 3636m. Ilam attracts many researchers who come to study rare birds and the Red Panda.

Located at 26.9, 87.9333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Ilam District

Ilam, Nepal

Ilam is a municipality and tea-producing town in Nepal. It is in Ilam District which is in hilly Eastern Region of Nepal. It is famous for natural scenery and landscapes, tea production, and diverse agricultural economy.

Located at 26.909, 87.927 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Ilam District

Shanti Danda

Shanti Danda is a town and Village Development Committee in Ilam District in the Mechi Zone of eastern Nepal. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 4,373 persons living in 794 individual households.

Located at 26.9167, 87.9 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Ilam District

Popular in vicinity

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