List of cities by elevation

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The following is a list of the world's major cities by elevation. In addition, the country, continental region, latitude and longitude are shown for all cities listed.

While the elevation of cities may vary enormously, this list should represent a notional elevation for each city which is verifiable and reasonably acceptable for comparison. The cities must at least of a population of 175,000 to be on the list.

Country/Territory City Name/s Continental Region Latitude Longitude Population Elevation (m)
Albania Tirana Europe N41.3317 E19.8172 104
Austria Vienna Europe N48.2092 E16.3728 170
Belarus Minsk Europe N53.9678 E27.5766 198
Belgium Brussels Europe N50.8371 E4.3676 76
Bosnia and Herzegovina Sarajevo Europe N43.8608 E18.4214 577
Bulgaria Sofia Europe N42.7105 E23.3238 591
Croatia Zagreb Europe N45.8150 E15.9785 792,324 130
Czech Republic Prague Europe N50.0878 E14.4205 244
Denmark Aarhus Europe N56.15 E10.22 261,560 105
Denmark Copenhagen Europe N55.6763 E12.5681 583,348 0
Estonia Tallinn Europe N59.4389 E24.7545 37
Finland Helsinki Europe N60.1699 E24.9384 25
France Paris Europe N48.8567 E2.3510 34
Germany Berlin Europe N52.5235 E13.4115 34
Germany Munich Europe N48.1333 E11.5666 519
Greece Athens Europe N37.9792 E23.7166 153
Hungary Budapest Europe N47.4984 E19.0408 102
Ireland Dublin Europe N53.3441 W6.2675 8
Italy Rome Europe N41.8955 E12.4823 14
Kosovo Pristina Europe N42.6740 E21.1788 652
Latvia Riga Europe N56.9465 E24.1049 8
Lithuania Vilnius Europe N54.6896 E25.2799 124
Moldova Chisinau Europe N47.0167 E28.8497 80
Montenegro Podgorica Europe N42.4602 E19.2595 61
Netherlands Amsterdam Europe N52.3738 E4.8910 -2
Norway Oslo Europe N59.9138 E10.7387 12
Poland Warsaw Europe N52.2297 E21.0122 93
Portugal Lisbon Europe N38.7072 W9.1355 15
Republic of Macedonia Skopje Europe N42.0024 E21.4361 243
Romania Bucharest Europe N44.4479 E26.0979 70
Russia Moscow Europe N55.7558 E37.6176 124
Serbia Belgrade Europe N44.8048 E20.4781 116
Slovakia Bratislava Europe N48.2116 E17.1547 131
Slovenia Ljubljana Europe N46.0514 E14.5060 281
Spain Madrid Europe N40.4167 W3.7033 588
Sweden Stockholm Europe N59.3328 E18.0645 15
Switzerland Bern Europe N46.9480 E7.4481 513
Ukraine Kiev Europe N50.4422 E30.5367 168
Scotland Edinburgh Europe N55.9518 W3.1834 492,680 47
England London Europe N51.5002 W0.1262 14
Afghanistan Kabul Asia N34.5155 E69.1952 3,678,034 1807
Armenia Yerevan Asia N40.1596 E44.5090 1032
Azerbaijan Baku Asia N40.3834 E49.8932 1
Bangladesh Dhaka Asia N23.7106 E90.3978 3
Burma (Myanmar) Pyinmana Asia N19.7378 E96.2083 77
Cambodia Phnom Penh Asia N11.5434 E104.8984 15
China Beijing Asia N39.9056 E116.3958 63
Georgia Tbilisi Asia N41.7010 E44.7930 451
India New Delhi Asia N28.6353 E77.2250 210
India Bangalore Asia N12.9833 E77.5833 920
Indonesia Jakarta Asia S6.1862 E106.8063 3
Iran Tehran Asia N35.7117 E51.4070 1235
Iraq Baghdad Asia N33.3157 E44.3922 40
Israel Jerusalem Asia N31.7857 E35.2007 580
Japan Tokyo Asia N35.6785 E139.6823 17
Jordan Amman Asia N34.11 E21.41 1094
Kazakhstan Astana Asia N51.1796 E71.4475 338
Kuwait Kuwait City Asia N29.3721 E47.9824 5
Kyrgyzstan Bishkek Asia N42.8679 E74.5984 771
Laos Vientiane Asia N17.9689 E102.6137 148
Lebanon Beirut Asia N33.8872 E35.5134 55
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Asia N3.1502 E101.7077 60
Mongolia Ulan Bator Asia N47.9138 E106.9220 1284
Nepal Kathmandu Asia N27.7058 E85.3157 1298
North Korea Pyongyang Asia N39.0187 E125.7468 6
Oman Masqat Asia N23.6086 E58.5922 68
Pakistan Islamabad Asia N33.6751 E73.0946 507
Philippines Baguio Asia N16.42 E120.60 345,366 1540
Philippines Manila Asia N14.5790 E120.9726 12,877,253 7
Qatar Doha Asia N25.2948 E51.5082 13
Saudi Arabia Riyadh Asia N24.6748 E46.6977 624
Singapore Singapore Asia N1.2894 E103.8500 0
South Korea Seoul Asia N37.5139 E126.9828 33
Sri Lanka Colombo Asia N6.9155 E79.8572 4
Syria Damascus Asia N33.5158 E36.2939 691
Taiwan Kaohsiung Asia N22.6333 E120.2667 9
Taiwan Taipei Asia N25.0338 E121.5645 5
Tajikistan Dushanbe Asia N38.5737 E68.7738 789
Thailand Bangkok Asia N13.7573 E100.5020 1
Tibet (CN) Lhasa Asia N29.3900 E91.0700 223,001 3490
Timor-Leste (East Timor) Dili Asia S8.5662 E125.5880 11
Turkey Ankara Asia N39.9439 E32.8560 938
Turkmenistan Ashgabat Asia N37.9509 E58.3794 215
United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi Asia N24.4764 E54.3705 13
Uzbekistan Tashkent Asia N41.3193 E69.2481 459
Vietnam Hanoi Asia N21.0341 E105.8372 25
Yemen Sana'a Asia N15.3556 E44.2081 1,937,451 2253
Argentina Buenos Aires Americas S34.6118 W58.4173 10
Bahamas Nassau (on New Providence) Americas N25.0661 W77.3390 2
Bolivia La Paz Americas S19.0421 W65.2559 877,363 3812
Bolivia Sucre Americas S19.0500 W65.2500 300,000 2810
Brazil Brasília Americas S15.7801 W47.9292 1079
Brazil São Paulo Americas S23.55 W46.6333 760
Canada Calgary Americas N51.05 E114.05 1046
Canada Edmonton Americas N53.53333 W113.5000 643
Canada Ottawa Americas N45.4235 W75.6979 74
Chile Santiago Americas S33.4691 W70.6420 521
Colombia Bogota Americas N4.6473 W74.0962 7,878,783 2619
Costa Rica San Jose Americas N9.9402 W84.1002 1146
Cuba Havana Americas N23.1333 W82.3667 4
Dominican Republic Santo Domingo Americas N18.4790 W69.8908 0
Ecuador Quito Americas S0.2295 W78.5243 2,671,191 2850
El Salvador San Salvador Americas N13.7034 W89.2073 658
Guatemala Guatemala City Americas N14.6248 W90.5328 1529
Haiti Port-au-Prince Americas N18.5392 W72.3288 98
Honduras Tegucigalpa Americas N14.0821 W87.2063 980
Jamaica Kingston Americas N17.9927 W76.7920 53
Mexico Mexico City Americas N19.4271 W99.1276 8,918,653 2216
Nicaragua Managua Americas N12.1475 W86.2734 75
Panama Panama City Americas N8.9943 W79.5188 0
Paraguay Asuncion Americas S25.3005 W57.6362 54
Peru Cusco Americas S13.5250 W71.9722 435,114 3399
Peru Lima Americas S12.0931 W77.0465 107
Puerto Rico (US) San Juan Americas N18.4500 W66.0667 3
Suriname Paramaribo Americas N5.8232 W55.1679 1
United States Denver Americas N39.7392 W104.9847 600,158 1610
United States Atlanta Americas 33°45′18″N 84°23′24″W 463,878 225 to 320
United States New York City Americas N40.7077 W74.0035 10
United States Washington D.C Americas N38.8921 W77.0241 2
Uruguay Montevideo Americas S34.8941 W56.0675 43
Venezuela Caracas Americas N10.4961 W66.8983 909
Algeria Alger /Algiers Africa N36.7755 E3.0597 0
Angola Luanda Africa S8.8159 E13.2306 6
Benin Porto-Novo Africa N6.4779 E2.6323 38
Botswana Gaborone Africa S24.6570 E25.9089 1014
Burkina Faso Ouagadougou Africa N12.3569 W1.5352 305
Burundi Bujumbura Africa S3.3818 E29.3622 794
Cameroon Yaounde Africa N3.8612 E11.5217 726
Central African Republic Bangui Africa N4.3621 E18.5873 369
Chad N'djamena Africa N12.1121 E15.0355 298
Congo (Republic of) Brazzaville Africa S4.2767 E15.2662 155
Congo (Democratic Republic) Kinshasa Africa S4.3369 E15.3271 240
Côte d'Ivoire Yamoussoukro Africa N6.8067 W5.2728 217
Djibouti Djibouti Africa N11.5806 E43.1425 0
Egypt Al Qahirah / Cairo Africa N30.0571 E31.2272 22
Eritrea Asmara Africa N15.3315 E38.9183 649,000 2363
Ethiopia Addis Ababa Africa N9.0084 E38.7575 3,384,569 2362
Gabon Libreville Africa N0.3858 E9.4496 0
Gambia Banjul Africa N13.4399 W16.6775 0
Ghana Accra Africa N5.5401 W0.2074 98
Guinea Conakry Africa N9.5370 W13.6785 0
Guinea-Bissau Bissau Africa N11.8598 W15.5875 0
Kenya Nairobi Africa S1.2762 E36.7965 3,138,369 1728
Lesotho Maseru Africa S29.2976 E27.4854 227,880 1673
Liberia Monrovia Africa N6.3106 W10.8047 0
Libya Tarabulus / Tripoli Africa N32.8830 E13.1897 6
Madagascar Antananarivo Africa S18.9201 E47.5237 1288
Malawi Lilongwe Africa S13.9899 E33.7703 1024
Mali Bamako Africa N12.6530 W7.9864 349
Mauritania Nouakchott Africa N18.0669 W15.9900 6
Mauritius Port Louis Africa S20.1654 E57.4896 134
Morocco Rabat Africa N33.9905 W6.8704 53
Mozambique Maputo Africa S25.9686 E32.5804 63
Namibia Windhoek Africa S22.5749 E17.0805 325,858 1721
Niger Niamey Africa N13.5164 E2.1157 207
Nigeria Abuja Africa N9.0580 E7.4891 777
Rwanda Kigali Africa S1.9441 E30.0619 1567
São Tomé and Príncipe Sao Tome (on Sao Tome) Africa N0.3360 E6.7311 141
Senegal Dakar Africa N14.6953 W17.4439 37
Sierra Leone Freetown Africa N8.4697 W13.2659 76
Somalia Muqdisho / Mogadishu Africa N2.0411 E45.3426 28
South Africa Johannesburg Africa S26.2044 E28.0456 1753
South Africa Pretoria Africa S25.7463 E28.1876 1271
Sudan Al Khartum / Khartoum Africa N15.6331 E32.5330 377
Tanzania Dodoma Africa S6.1670 E35.7497 1148
Togo Lome Africa N6.1228 E1.2255 63
Tunisia Tunis Africa N36.8117 E10.1761 0
Uganda Kampala Africa N0.3133 E32.5714 1202
Zambia Lusaka Africa S15.4145 E28.2809 1270
Zimbabwe Harare Africa S17.8227 E31.0496 1480
Western Sahara (MA) Laayoune / El Aaiun Africa N27.1536 W13.2033 72
Australia Canberra Oceania S35.2820 E149.1286 605
New Zealand Wellington Oceania S41.2865 E174.7762 20
Papua New Guinea Port Moresby Oceania S9.4656 E147.1969 39
Azerbaijan Baku Asia N40.3953 E49.8822 -28
India Srinagar Asia N34.0837 E74.7973 1,192,792 1585

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