Dadeldhura is a far -western district of Nepal. It lies in the Mahakali Zone of far-western Nepal. The region has a desert-mountainous landscape that contains many local religious temples like ugratara temple. The district is frequently visited by tourists to Nepal, but contains local routes to Mt. Kailaish in [(Tibet)], Rara lake in Humla district and the last remaining remnants of the Far Western Malla Kingdom. Nagi Malla was the last royal to live here before Nepalese unification.

Dadeldhura

डडेलधुरा

Amaragadhi
Dadeldhura
Dadeldhura is located in Nepal
Dadeldhura
Dadeldhura
Location in Nepal
Coordinates: 29°18′0″N 80°35′0″E / 29.30000°N 80.58333°E / 29.30000; 80.58333Coordinates: 29°18′0″N 80°35′0″E / 29.30000°N 80.58333°E / 29.30000; 80.58333
Country   Nepal
ZoneMahakali Zone
DistrictDadeldhura District
Government
Elevation
1,745 m (5,725 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total22,241
Time zoneUTC+5:45 (Nepal Time)

The spoken language is Doteli and the majority of inhabitants are Hindu. The district is growing faster and modernization is on rapid speed. The largest city is Dadheldura city. The population in 2011 is 142094 and in 1991 it was 3,930.

ClimateEdit

The highest temperature ever recorded in Dadeldhura was 34.3 °C (93.7 °F) on 20 June 2012, while the lowest temperature ever recorded was −5.0 °C (23.0 °F) on January 2009 .[1]

Climate data for Dadeldhura 1848m (1981-2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 14.0
(57.2)
15.2
(59.4)
19.4
(66.9)
23.6
(74.5)
26.1
(79.0)
26.0
(78.8)
24.2
(75.6)
23.8
(74.8)
23.3
(73.9)
21.7
(71.1)
18.5
(65.3)
15.7
(60.3)
21.0
(69.8)
Daily mean °C (°F) 9.0
(48.2)
10.2
(50.4)
14.0
(57.2)
18.0
(64.4)
20.3
(68.5)
21.3
(70.3)
20.7
(69.3)
20.4
(68.7)
19.4
(66.9)
16.7
(62.1)
13.2
(55.8)
10.5
(50.9)
16.1
(61.0)
Average low °C (°F) 4.1
(39.4)
5.1
(41.2)
8.6
(47.5)
12.3
(54.1)
14.5
(58.1)
16.6
(61.9)
17.3
(63.1)
17.1
(62.8)
15.5
(59.9)
11.7
(53.1)
8.0
(46.4)
5.3
(41.5)
11.3
(52.3)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 42.8
(1.69)
62.5
(2.46)
56.8
(2.24)
55.1
(2.17)
92.2
(3.63)
171.6
(6.76)
329.2
(12.96)
315.9
(12.44)
196.0
(7.72)
44.3
(1.74)
9.4
(0.37)
23.0
(0.91)
1,398.8
(55.07)
Source: Department Of Hydrology and Meteorology[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ [1]. Retrieved 29 February 2016.
  2. ^ [2]. Department Of Hydrology and Meteorology Retrieved 26 September 2014.

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