Cote d'Ivoire

Average temperature, rainfall and snowfall information is available for the following climate stations in Cote d'Ivoire

Official name:Republic of Cote d'Ivoire
Capital:Yamoussoukro; note - although Yamoussoukro has been the official capital since 1983, Abidjan remains the administrative center; the US, like other countries, maintains its Embassy in Abidjan
Area:total: 322,460 sq km
water: 4,460 sq km
land: 318,000 sq km
Climate:tropical along coast, semiarid in far north; three seasons - warm and dry (November to March), hot and dry (March to May), hot and wet (June to October)
Location:Western Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, between Ghana and Liberia
Geographic coordinates:8 00 N, 5 00 W
Comparative Area:slightly larger than New Mexico
Land boundaries:total: 3,110 km
border countries: Burkina Faso 584 km, Ghana 668 km, Guinea 610 km, Liberia 716 km, Mali 532 km
Coastline:515 km
Terrain:mostly flat to undulating plains; mountains in northwest
Elevation extremes:lowest point: Gulf of Guinea 0 m
highest point: Mont Nimba 1,752 m

Map of Cote d'Ivoire

Map of Cote d'Ivoire

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