Category: Asia

United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates Weather and Climate

Geographical location and general information According to COUNTRYAAH, the United Arab Emirates (UAE for short) are located in the southwestern part of Asia on the Arabian Peninsula. It is a federation on the Persian...

Qatar

Qatar Weather and Climate

Geographical location According to COUNTRYAAH, Qatar is located on the Arabian Peninsula on the Persian Gulf. The emirate only borders on Saudi Arabia, in the north-west lies the Bahrain peninsula. The capital of the...

Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, Uzbekistan is a State of Central Asia (447,400 km²). Capital: Tashkent. Administrative division: provinces (12), autonomous republic (1). Population: 27,313,700 (2008 estimate). Language: Uzbek (official), Russian, Tajik. Religion: Muslims 88%, non-religious /...

Bahrain

Bahrain Weather and Climate

Geographical location According to COUNTRYAAH, the Kingdom of Bahrain belongs to an archipelago with a large main island and another 32 smaller islands. However, almost 92% of the country is desert with low lying,...

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, Saudi Arabia is a State of Southwest Asia (2,149,690 km²). Capital: Riyadh. Administrative division: provinces (13). Population: 30.770.375 residents (2014 estimate). Language: Arabic. Religion: Muslims (Sunni 93.3%, Shiites 3.4%), Christians 2.9%, others...

Kuwait

Kuwait Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, Kuwait, emirate at the northern end of the Persian Gulf. The country, consisting largely of desert, is one of the most important oil regions on earth. Pipelines lead to the three refineries...

Iran

Iran Weather and Climate

General & Geography The Islamic Republic of Iran, the former Persia, is one of the 20 most populous countries in the world with around 76 million inhabitants. The capital and economic center of the...

Turkmenistan

Turkmenistan Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, Turkmenistan is a State of Central Asia (488,100 km²). Capital: Ašgabat. Administrative division: provinces (6). Population: 5,900,000 residents (2008 estimate). Language: Turkmen (official), Russian, Uzbek. Religion: Muslims 86.9%, non-religious / atheists 10.6%,...

Jordan

Jordan Weather and Climate

General & Geography According to COUNTRYAAH, the Kingdom of Jordan is located in the Middle East and consists mainly of desert areas. The immediate neighbors are Israel, Syria, Saudi Arabia and Iraq, and there...

Israel

Israel Weather and Climate

Geographical location According to COUNTRYAAH, Israel is a country on the Mediterranean Sea, which geographically belongs to the Middle East and borders the neighboring states of Egypt, Jordan, Syria, Lebanon and the West Bank...

Lebanon

Lebanon Weather and Climate

Geographical location According to COUNTRYAAH, Lebanon is located on the eastern shore of the Mediterranean. It is bordered by the sea to the west, Syria to the north and east, and Israel to the...

Turkey

Turkey Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, Turkey is a State of south-western Asia and, in a small portion (3%) of south-eastern Europe (785,347 km²). Capital: Ankara. Administrative division: provinces (73). Population: 83,154,997 (2019 estimate).. Language: Turkish (official) with...

Taiwan

Taiwan Weather and Climate

General & Geographical Location According to abbreviationfinder, the island of Taiwan is located in the western Pacific between Japan and the Philippines off the southeast coast of China, from which it is separated by...

Langkawi, Malaysia

Langkawi, Malaysia Weather and Climate

General & Geography Short for LGK by abbreviationfinder, Langkawi is a group of islands off the northwest coast of Malaysia and mainly refers to the main island of the same name, Pulau Langkawi, in...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Weather and Climate

Geographical location Short for KL by abbreviationfinder, Kuala Lumpur is the capital of Malaysia and is located around 35 kilometers from the west coast. So Kuala Lumpur, the country’s economic and cultural center, is...

Boracay, Philippines

Boracay, Philippines Weather and Climate

Geography and general According to abbreviationfinder, Boracay is a small island in the Philippines and covers just ten square kilometers off the coast of Panay. Despite its small size, Boracay has grown to become...

Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, Azerbaijan is a state of Western Asia (86,600 km²). Capital: Baku. Administrative division: administrative units (4). Population: 9,898,100 (cens. 2018). Language: Azerbaijani (official), Russian. Religion: Muslims (Shiites 63%, Sunnis 33%), Jews 0.2%,...

Armenia

Armenia Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, Armenia is a state of Southwest Asia (29,743 km²). Capital: Erewan. Administrative division: regions (11). Population: 2,972,700 residents (2018 estimate). Language: Armenian (official), Kurdish, Russian. Religion: Orthodox 92.8%, Catholics 0.5%, Protestants 1%,...

Georgia

Georgia Weather and Climate

General & Geography The Eurasian state of Georgia is located on the border between Asia and Europe in Transcaucasia. According to COUNTRYAAH, the Black Sea borders to the east of Georgia and the Greater...

Cyprus

Cyprus Weather and Climate

Geographical location According to COUNTRYAAH, Cyprus is a popular holiday island in the eastern Mediterranean. The island state is around 75 kilometers away from Turkey, which means that geographically, Cyprus is already part of...

Tajikistan

Tajikistan Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, Tajikistan is a State of Central Asia (143,100 km²). Capital: Dušanbe. Administrative division: provinces (2), autonomous province (1), city (1), others (1). Population: 7,215,700 (2008 estimate). Language: Tajik (official), Russian, Uzbek. Religion:...

Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, Kyrgyzstan is a State of Central Asia (199,945 km²). Capital: Bishkek. Administrative division: provinces (8). Population: 5,262,300 (2008 estimate). Language: Kyrgyz and Russian (official). Religion: Sunni Muslims 70%, non-religious / atheists 24.5%,...