Useful info

Geographical location: 45°47’54.88’’ N, 15°10’26.08’’ E
Nearby international border crossings: Obrežje, Metlika, Vinica
Nearby larger towns: Ljubljana (70 km), Celje (80 km); Zagreb (70 km), Karlovac (60 km), Rijeka (136 km)

Altitude: from 164 to 220 metres above sea level
Climate: moderate continental climate
Average temperature: January 1.3 °C; July 19.3 °C

Time zone: CET (UTC+1:00)

Country calling code: +386
Calling code for Novo mesto: (0)7
International dialling code: 00
Postcode: 8000 Novo mesto


Language: Slovenian

Municipal holiday: 7 April

National holidays in Slovenia:
1 and 2 January - New Year
8 February - Prešeren Day, Slovenian Cultural Holiday
27 April - Day of Uprising Against Occupation
1 and 2 May - May Day Holiday
8 June - Primož Trubar Day
25 June - Statehood Day
17 August - Day of Slovenes in Prekmurje Incorporated into the Mother Nation
15 September - Day of Restoration of the Primorska Region to the Motherland
25 October - Sovereignty Day
1 November - All Saints Day
23 November - Rudolf Maister Day
26 December - Independence and Unity Day