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Presentation of Zimbabwe : Geography

Country's official name :
Zimbabwe
Capital:
Harare
Population of main cities (including suburbs):
Harare (1,485,300) ; Bulawayo (653,400) ; Chitungwiza (356,900) ; Mutare (186,200) ; Epworth (167,500) ; Gweru (154,900) ; Kwekwe (100,900) ; Kadoma (91,700) ; Masvingo (87,900)
Area:
390,760 km²
Type of Climate :
Thanks to its topography (the country is located 900m above sea level), Zimbabwe has a moderate climate. In winter (May to October) the days are warm and sunny, nights are clear and cool, and the dry weather is great for observing wildlife. The lowveld and the Zambezi Valley have a slightly warmer and wetter climate. Summers (November to April) are hot and humid, and rains usually fall in heavy afternoon showers. Spring and fall are not very distinctive. In winter, the daytime temperatures are high, but can drop below 0°C at night; in summer they can reach 35°C during the day, but are usually tempered by the storms in the afternoon.
Local Time:
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Summer Time Period :
Zimbabwe enjoys a warm climate all year round, but during the summer (November to April) the weather is hot and humid.
Official Language:
English, Shona, Ndebele
Other Languages Spoken:
Chewa, Kimbundu, Tswana and many other tribal languages.
Business Language(s):
English

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