Nicaragua

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

Official name:Republic of Nicaragua
Capital:Managua
Area:total: 129,494 sq km
water: 9,240 sq km
land: 120,254 sq km
Climate:tropical in lowlands, cooler in highlands
Location:Middle America, bordering both the Caribbean Sea and the North Pacific Ocean, between Costa Rica and Honduras
Geographic coordinates:13 00 N, 85 00 W
Comparative Area:slightly smaller than the state of New York
Land boundaries:total: 1,231 km
border countries: Costa Rica 309 km, Honduras 922 km
Coastline:910 km
Terrain:extensive Atlantic coastal plains rising to central interior mountains; narrow Pacific coastal plain interrupted by volcanoes
Elevation extremes:lowest point: Pacific Ocean 0 m
highest point: Mogoton 2,438 m

Map of Nicaragua

Map of Nicaragua

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