Category: Europe

Climate in Europe

Climate and Weather in Europe

Europe is the second smallest continent in terms of area, covering around 11,100,000 square kilometers or 2% of the surface of planet Earth and around 6.8% of total landmass. It houses a large number...

Kosovo Weather and Climate

Kosovo Weather and Climate

According to abbreviationfinder, Kosovo, which has only existed within its current borders since 1945, is located in the center of the Balkan Peninsula, a region also known as Southeastern Europe or the Western Balkans....

Yemen

Yemen Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, the Republic of Yemen (Arabic الجمهورية اليمنية al-Jumhuriya al-Yemeniya) is located in the extreme southwest of the Arabian Peninsula and is about one and a half times as large as Germany...

Pakistan

Pakistan Weather and Climate

With around 800,000 square kilometers, according to COUNTRYAAH, Pakistan is twice the size of Germany and Switzerland combined. The country is located in the northwest of the Indo-Pakistani subcontinent and extends from the mountain...

Russia

Russia Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, Russia is located in the eastern part of Europe and in the northern part of Asia and, with an area of 17,098,200 square kilometers, is the largest country in the world....

Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, the area of today’s “Sierra Leone” was colonized in the 15th century by the Portuguese who called it the “Lion Mountains” (Serra Lyoa). There are different explanations for the naming. The...

Sunny Beach, Bulgaria

Sunny Beach, Bulgaria Weather and Climate

What is Sunny Beach and where is it located? According to abbreviationfinder, the sunny beach in Bulgaria is a German word creation for a popular seaside resort Slantschew brjag (translated as “sunny coast”, in...

Guinea

Greece Weather and Climate

Geographical location According to COUNTRYAAH, Greece is located in south-east Europe and borders the countries of Albania, Bulgaria, Macedonia and Turkey. The Mediterranean Sea forms a natural border from the southwest to the northeast....

Finland

Finland Weather and Climate

Geographical location According to COUNTRYAAH, the Republic of Finland is located in the north of Europe. Around 5.4 million people live in an area of ​​around 338,000 square kilometers. Thus the population density is...

Malta

Malta Weather and Climate

Geographical location According to COUNTRYAAH, the southern European island state of Malta is located in the Mediterranean south of the Italian island of Sicily and east of the North African mainland. Due to its...

Norway

Norway Weather and Climate

Geographical location According to COUNTRYAAH, the Scandinavian state of Norway has around 5 million inhabitants. The capital is Oslo, neighboring countries are Sweden, Finland and Russia. The span between north and south of the...

Mykonos, Greece

Mykonos, Greece Weather and Climate

Geographical location According to abbreviationfinder, the Greek island of Mykonos is part of the Cyclades and has been a popular travel destination since the 1960s. The island is also very popular with homosexuals, is...

Santorini, Greece

Santorini, Greece Weather and Climate

Geographical location Short for JTR by abbreviationfinder, Santorin (more common in Germany than Santorini) is a small group of islands in the south of the Greek Cyclades. Usually the main island Thira is meant...

Portugal

Portugal Weather and Climate

Geographical location According to COUNTRYAAH, Portugal is a southern European state located in the west of the Iberian Peninsula. The country has around 10 million people, the capital is beautiful Lisbon. Portugal is surrounded...

Kos, Greece

Kos, Greece Weather and Climate

General & Geography According to abbreviationfinder, Kos is located in the Eastern Aegean Sea and, along with Rhodes and Karpathos, is part of the Dodecanese archipelago, which includes about 25 inhabited islands. The Greek...

Marbella, Spain

Marbella, Spain Weather and Climate

General & Geography According to abbreviationfinder, Marbella is a large city on Spain’s Costa del Sol and is also very popular as a holiday destination due to its fantastic climate. Marbella has around 150,000...

Crete, Greece

Crete, Greece Weather and Climate

Geographical location At over 8,000 square kilometers, according to abbreviationfinder, Crete is the largest of the Greek islands and home to over 620,000 residents. The “capital” of the island and the administrative center is...

Rhodes, Greece

Rhodes, Greece Weather and Climate

Geographical location With around 1,400 square kilometers, according to abbreviationfinder, Rhodes is the fourth largest Greek island. It is located in the Aegean Sea only about 10 kilometers from the Turkish coast and is...

Greenland

Greenland Weather and Climate

General & Geography According to abbreviationfinder, Greenland is the largest island on earth and is politically an autonomous part of the Kingdom of Denmark. The country covers more than 2 million square kilometers, but...

La Palma, Canary Islands

La Palma, Canary Islands Weather and Climate

Geographical location Short for SPC by abbreviationfinder, La Palma belongs to the archipelago of the Canaries and is located in the Atlantic Ocean. The capital of the island is Santa Cruz de La Palma....

Tenerife, Canary Islands

Tenerife, Canary Islands Weather and Climate

Geographical location Short for TFS by abbreviationfinder, Tenerife is the largest island in the Canaries and is located in the Atlantic Ocean. The volcanic island is home to around 910,000 residents, the capital is...

Gran Canaria, Canary Islands

Gran Canaria, Canary Islands Weather and Climate

Geographical location After Tenerife and Fuerteventura, short for LPA by abbreviationfinder, Gran Canaria is the third largest of the Canary Islands in the Atlantic. Around 210 kilometers off the African coast, the almost circular...

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 (census 2018). Language: Azerbaijani (official), Russian. Religion: Muslims (Shiites 63%, Sunnis 33%), Jews 0.2%,...

Lanzarote, Canary Islands

Lanzarote, Canary Islands Weather and Climate

Geographical location Short for ACE by abbreviationfinder, Lanzarote is the fourth largest island in the Canaries and is located in the Atlantic Ocean. The volcanic island is home to around 142,132 residents, the capital...

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...

Iceland

Iceland Weather and Climate

Geographical location With just over 100,000 square kilometers of land area, Iceland is the second largest of all European island states after the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. According to COUNTRYAAH,...

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...

Algarve, Portugal

Algarve, Portugal Weather and Climate

Geographical location According to abbreviationfinder, Algarve is a coastal region in southern Portugal. The easternmost city in the Algarve is Faro, which is also the capital. The Aeroporto de Faro is served by many...

United Kingdom

United Kingdom Weather and Climate

Geographical location According to COUNTRYAAH, the island of Great Britain is located in the north-west of Europe in the Atlantic Ocean. Great Britain is separated from mainland Europe by the English Channel and is...