Lesotho

Regions

Berea
Butha-Buthe
Leribe
Mafeteng
Maseru
Mohaleʼs Hoek
Mokhotlong
Qachaʼs Nek
Quthing
Thaba-Tseka

Country information

Country: Lesotho
Population: 1,919,552 inhabitants  (Last modified: 5/03/2013 )
Area 30,355 km²
Capital: Maseru
Currency: Loti (LSL)
Phone code: +266
Languages: en-LS,st,zu,xh
Domain name: .ls
Postcode form: ###
Postcode regex: ^(\d{3})$
ISO3: LSO
Neighbors: South Africa
Fips: LT

Current local time in Lesotho

Current Date:
Saturday 15 December 2018
Current Time:
  • 09
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  • 52
  • :
  • 42
Time Zone: Africa/Maseru
GMT/UTC: + 2  hours
DST: No time changes this year!


*GMT/UTC - Standard Time Zone
*DST - Daylight Saving Time

Upcoming public holidays

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
December 21 Friday December Solstice Season
December 25 Tuesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Wednesday Boxing Day National holiday
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Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year Public Holiday
March 11 Monday Moshoeshoe's Birthday Public Holiday
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Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: -29.5
Longitude in decimal degrees: 28.25
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 29° 30' South
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 28° 15' East
Height above sea level: 2468 m,   8097.11 ft,   97165.41 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)