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Presentation of Uganda : Geography

Country's official name :
Uganda
Capital:
Kampala
Population of :
Kampala (1,680,600) ; Nansana (532,800) ; Kira (462,900) ; Makindye Ssabagabo (413,400) ; Kyengera (285,400) ; Mbarara (221,300) ; Kasangati (207,800) ; Mukono (191,300) ; Njeru (178,800) ; Gulu (177,400)
Area:
241,550 km²
Type of Climate :
Uganda crossed by the Equator, and its climate is mitigated by altitude. Much of the country is occupied by a plateau, at an altitude of 1,000-1,400 metres (3,300/4,600 feet), with average temperatures ranging between 20° and 25° C. Temperature are stable throughout the year are little, however, there is a warmer period from December to March and a cooler one from June to September. Rains often occur in the form of downpour or thunderstorm in the afternoon or evening. The driest areas are the south-west and the north-east (the area near the border with Kenya is subject to drought). The shore of Lake Victoria near Entebbe is one of the wettest regions (around 1,500 mm per year).
Local Time:
It is %T:%M %A In Kampala
Summer Time Period :

Straddling the equator, there is little year-round fluctuation in temperature and no real winter or summer. The hottest months are January and February, with the average daytime range between 24-33°C, with peaks of up to 40°C in the far north.

Official Language:
English and Swahili are official languages.
Other Languages Spoken:
Uganda is a multilingual country. Around forty indigenous languages are spoken in the country; the three main families are Bantu, Nilotic and Central Sudanic.
Business Language(s):
English

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