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Presentation of Australia : Geography

Country's official name :
Australia
Capital:
Canberra
Population of main urban zones:
Melbourne (4,969,300) ; Sydney (4,966,800) ; Brisbane (2,475,700) ; Perth (2,083,700) ; Adelaide (1,357,500) ; Gold Coast (709,500) ; Newcastle (498,000) ; Canberra (465,000)
Area:
7,741,220 km²
Type of Climate :
Most of the country does not have wide variations of climate. Only Tasmania (in the far south), and the Snowy Mountains (south of Canberra) sometimes have extreme cold. The further north you go, the less the temperature varies until you reach the equator. Darwin, for example, only has two seasons: the dry season and the wet season. The center of the continent is arid, hot and dry during the day, but often very cold at night. In Sydney and Melbourne the temperatures in summer varies between 20°C and 35°C. In winter the temperature varies between 7°C and 14°C in Melbourne and 5°C and 19°C in Sydney.
Local Time:
It is %T:%M %A In Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney
It is %T:%M %A In Adelaide
It is %T:%M %A In Perth
Summer Time Period :
Summer time is from December to February.
Official Language:
The official language of Australia is English. English is also the common language in different sectors such as the legislature, justice, administrative services, work and correspondence.
Other Languages Spoken:
In Australia minority groups use more than 200 languages including the Aborigine languages and immigrant languages (Italian, Greek, Cantonese, Lebanese, Vietnamese, Turkish, etc.)
Business Language(s):
English

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