Repalle is a town in the Bapatla district of Andhra Pradesh. Repalletown is one of the 12 municipalities in the Bapatla district and the headquarters of RepalleMandal under the administration of the Bapatla revenue division. Repalle is situated near Krishna River in the Coastal Andhra region of the state.Repalle town is occupied with a total area of 10.97 km2. It is situated 25 km from the sea coast. Repalle is generally hot and humid during the summer season with a temperature range between 28 and 42 C on average. Winter seasons are milder in Repallewith a temperature range between 15 and 30 C on average. During the month between July and November, it rained heavly.
The town was earlier known as Revupalle which is derived from two words, i.e., Revu which means the bank of the river or river, and Pallewhich means village. Later the name converted from Revupalle to Repalle.