Basic Data

Land area 23,200 sq km
Population 913,714 (2013)
Capital Djibouti
Climate
  • Hottest months, June-August, 31-41°C
  • Coldest month, January, 23-29°C
  • Driest month, June, 1 mm average rainfall
  • Wettest month, March, 25 mm average rainfall
Languages French and Arabic are official languages; English is widely spoken
Currency Djibouti franc (Dfr) 1 USD = 177.5 DJF (fixed parity with Us dollar)
Time 3 hours ahead of GMT

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