Gambia, The

Average temperature, rainfall and snowfall information is available for the following climate stations in Gambia, The

Official name:Republic of The Gambia
Capital:Banjul
Area:total: 11,300 sq km
land: 10,000 sq km
water: 1,300 sq km
Climate:tropical; hot, rainy season (June to November); cooler, dry season (November to May)
Location:Western Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean and Senegal
Geographic coordinates:13 28 N, 16 34 W
Comparative Area:slightly less than twice the size of Delaware
Land boundaries:total: 740 km
border countries: Senegal 740 km
Coastline:80 km
Terrain:flood plain of the Gambia river flanked by some low hills
Elevation extremes:lowest point: Atlantic Ocean 0 m
highest point: unnamed location 53 m

Map of Gambia, The

Map of Gambia, The

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