|Land Area||245,717 km2|
|Water Area||140 km2|
|Total Area||245,857km2 (#77)|
|Government Type||Presidential Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$16.08 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$1,300|
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The best time of the year in Guinea is November through March, when day temperatures are mild. Nevertheless, the Harmattan winds spread Saharan sand through much of the country from December through February.
The months of July and August are the height of the rainy season and many roads are closed. Conakry alone gets more than 160 in (406 cm) of rain each year.
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What are the biggest industries in Guinea?
Guinea is rich in mineral resources, and mining is the country's largest industry.