Clockwise from top: Ljubljana Castle in the background and Franciscan Church of the Annunciation in the foreground; Visitation of Mary Church on Rožnik Hill; Kazina Palace at Congress Square; view from Ljubljana Castle towards the north; Ljubljana City Hall; Ljubljanica with the Triple Bridge in distance.
|Municipality||City Municipality of Ljubljana|
|• mayor||Zoran Janković (PS)|
|• Total||163.8 km2 (63.2 sq mi)|
|Elevation||295 m (968 ft)|
|• Density||1,695/km2 (4,390/sq mi)|
| • Summer (|
|Postal codes||1000—1211, 1231, 1260, 1261|
|01 (1 if calling from abroad)|
Ljubljana is the
As of 2002, there were 265,881 people living in Ljubljana. The University of Ljubljana is in Ljubljana.
The city has an area of 163.8 square kilometers (63.2 sq mi). It is located about 320 kilometers (200 mi) south of
Ljubljana is 295 meters (968 ft) above sea level.
The main bodies of water in Ljubljana are the Ljubljanica, the Sava, the Gradaščica, the Mali Graben, the Iška and the Iščica Rivers.
July and August are the warmest months. The daily temperatures at these times are generally between 25 and 30 °C (77 and 86 °F). January is the coldest month with temperatures closer to 0°C (32°F). Ljubljana is also one of the wettest European capitals. Yearly precipitation is about 1,400 mm (55 in). It can also snow anytime from December to February.