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:
Tuesday 19 February 2019
Current Time:
  • 11
  • :
  • 49
  • :
  • 24
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
March 11 Monday Moshoeshoe's Birthday Public Holiday
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
April 19 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 22 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Wednesday May Day National holiday
Show full list of public holidays

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)