Category: Africa

Mali Weather and Climate

Mali, the official name of the Republic of Mali, is a landlocked country in West Africa and borders on Mauritania in the northwest, Algeria in the north, Niger in the east, Burkina Faso in...

Niger Weather and Climate

The Republic of Niger is a landlocked country and mostly desert and semi-desert; the Sahara makes up a significant proportion of the country’s area. It is bordered by Mali and Burkina Faso in the...

Mauritania Weather and Climate

With an area of more than 1 million km², the Islamic Republic of Mauritania is almost three times the size of the Federal Republic of Germany and is one of the largest countries in...

Sudan Weather and Climate

After the independence of South Sudan, Sudan with its 1,886,068 km² of land area has lost its status of being the largest country in Africa and is now in third place after Algeria and...

Chad Weather and Climate

The word “Chad” means “great water” in the Buduma language. Chad is the “land of great water” and refers to Lake Chad. The Republic of Chad (capital N’Djaména) is with 1,284,000 km² the fifth...

Burundi Weather and Climate

Located in east central Africa between 2 and 4 ° south of the equator, Burundi is a landlocked country with no direct access to the sea. The country borders on Rwanda to the north,...

Burkina Faso Weather and Climate

Inland Burkina Faso is located in the Sudan belt of West Africa and is in the northeast part of the Sahel, where it borders on Niger and Mali . In the north and northwest,...

Algeria Weather and Climate

Algeria lies to the north with the Mediterranean Sea (998 km coastline) and borders in the east with Tunisia (965 km border) and Libya (982 km), in the south with Niger (956 km) and...

Mozambique Weather and Climate

Geographical location Mozambique is a country in Southeast Africa and borders Tanzania to the north, South Africa and Swaziland to the south, and Zambia, Zimbabwe and Malawi to the west. The Indian Ocean is...

Zimbabwe Weather and Climate

Geographical location Zimbabwe is located in southern Africa and is a landlocked country as it has no access to the sea. It borders east and north with Mozambique, south with South Africa and southwest...

Okavango Delta Weather and Climate

Background knowledge and geographic location The Okavango Delta in north-west Botswana is a gigantic labyrinth of canals, islands and foothills of the Okavango River. The inland delta seeps into the basin of the otherwise...

Swakopmund, Namibia Weather and Climate

Temperatures, precipitation, sunshine Jan Feb March Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Daytime temperature 24 ° C 25 ° C 26 ° C 26 ° C 26 ° C 24 °...

Namibia Weather and Climate

Geographical location Namibia is located in southern Africa and borders the neighboring states of Botswana, South Africa, Zambia and Angola. There is also a natural border with the Atlantic Ocean on the west coast....

Botswana Weather and Climate

Geographical location The Republic of Botswana (official German spelling Botswana) is a landlocked country in the southwest of the African continent. The country extends over 580,000 square kilometers and is home to only about...

Madagascar Weather and Climate

Geographical location Madagascar is the second largest island nation in the world after Indonesia. The republic is located in the Indian Ocean off the east coast of Mozambique. Around 24 million people live in...

Madikwe Weather and Climate

Temperatures, precipitation, sunshine Jan Feb March Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Daytime temperature 32 ° C 31 ° C 30 ° C 27 ° C 24 ° C 22 °...

Pilanesberg National Park Weather and Climate

Temperatures, precipitation, sunshine Jan Feb March Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Daytime temperature 31 ° C 30 ° C 29 ° C 26 ° C 24 ° C 21 °...

Sabi Sands Weather and Climate

Temperatures, precipitation, sunshine Jan Feb March Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Daytime temperature 34 ° C 34 ° C 32 ° C 30 ° C 29 ° C 27 °...

Kruger National Park Weather and Climate

General & Geography The Kruger National Park in South Africa is the most famous and largest game reserve in the country. The approximately 20,000 square kilometer area runs through the Limpopo and Mpumalanga regions;...

Johannesburg, South Africa Weather and Climate

General & Geography With around one million inhabitants, Johannesburg is the largest city in South Africa and the metropolitan area is home to more than 4.5 million people. However, the capital of South Africa...

Swaziland Weather and Climate

Temperatures, rainfall in Mbabane (Swaziland) Jan Feb March Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Daytime temperature 25 ° C 25 ° C 24 ° C 23 ° C 21 ° C...

Lesotho Weather and Climate

Geographical location The enclave of Lesotho is located in the southeast of South Africa and is also known as the “Kingdom in Heaven” because of its altitude and its form of government. Around 1.95...

La Réunion, Madagascar Weather and Climate

General & Geography La Réunion is an island in the Indian Ocean and, together with the neighboring Mauritius and Rodrigues, belongs to the Mascarene archipelago. Madagascar, the second largest island nation in the world,...

Mauritius Weather and Climate

Geographical location The island state of Mauritius lies in the Indian Ocean, 870 kilometers east of Madagascar. The African mainland is 1700 kilometers away from the island, the closest neighbor is La Réunion around...

Durban, South Africa Weather and Climate

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South Africa Weather and Climate

Geographical location The Republic of South Africa is located on the southern tip of the African continent. The country between the Atlantic in the west and the Indian Ocean on the south and south-east...

Cape Town, South Africa Weather and Climate

General and geography Cape Town is the second largest city in South Africa and one of the most popular travel cities in the world. According to current statistics, the metropolitan region in the Western...

Stellenbosch, South Africa Weather and Climate

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