# Customary Units Of Measurement In Nepal

In Nepal, some customary units of measurement are still used, although the Metric System has been the official standard since 1968 B.S. If you are searching on the internet to know Nepalese customary units of measurement, follow this measurement unit for your purpose.
In Nepal, area measurement system used for land in Terai regions is completely different from hilly regions. Kattha, Bigha and dhur systems are mainly used in Terai region. In other hand, Ropani, Aana, Daam and Paisa systems are used in mountainous regions.
So, we have collected the list of units which are helpful to calculate land area in Nepal. We have tried to cover commonly used measurement units in Nepal. More units will be updated soon.
 CUSTOMARY UNITS OF MEASUREMENT 1 Bigha (बिघा) = 20 Kattha 1 Ropani (रोपनी) = 256 Daam 1 Bigha (बिघा) = 6772.63 m² 1 Ropani (रोपनी) = 4 Matomuri 1 Bigha (बिघा) = 72900 sq.ft. 1 Khetmuri (खेतमुरी) = 25 Ropani 1 Bigha (बिघा) = 13.31 Ropani 1 Aana (आना) = 4 Paisa 1 Kattha (कठ्ठा) = 20 Dhur 1 Aana (आना) = 31.80 m² 1 Kattha (कठ्ठा) = 338.63 m² 1 Aana (आना) = 342.25 sq. ft. 1 Kattha (कठ्ठा) = 3645 sq.ft. 1 Aana (आना) = 16 Daam 1 Dhur (धुर) = 16.93 m² 1 Paisa (पैसा) = 4 Daam 1 Dhur (धुर) = 182.25 sq.ft. 1 Paisa (पैसा) = 7.95 m² 1 Ropani (रोपनी) = 16 aana 1 Paisa (पैसा) = 85.56 sq. ft. 1 Ropani (रोपनी) = 64 Paisa 1 Daam (दाम) = 1.99 m² 1 Ropani (रोपनी) = 508.72 m² 1 Daam (दाम) = 21.39 sq. ft. 1 Ropani (रोपनी) = 5476 sq.ft. 1 Haath (हात) = 1.5 ft.