Facts & Figures

Latvia

  • Area 64,589 sq.km or 24,937 sq.miles.
  • Regions Kurzeme, Zemgale, Vidzeme, Latgale.
  • Total national border length 1,862 km.
  • Length of Latvia’s Baltic coastline 494 km.
  • Largest lake Lubāns, 80.7 sq.km.
  • Deepest lake Drīdzis, 65.1 metres.
  • Longest river within Latvian territory the Gauja, 452 km.
  • Largest river to flow through Latvian territory the Daugava, total length 1,005 km, of which 352 km within Latvian territory.
  • Highest point Gaiziņkalns, 311.6 metres.
  • Metric units 1 km = 0.62 mile; 1 m = 39.37 inches

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