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Nicaraguan Weather

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Nicaragua's Information

Flag of Nicaragua
Land Area 119,990 km2
Water Area 10,380 km2
Total Area 130,370 km2
Population 5,966,798
Population Density 45.77 / km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $33.55 Billion
GDP Per Capita $5,300
Currency Cordoba (NIO)
Largest Cities
  • Managua (973,087)
  • Leon (144,538)
  • Masaya (130,113)
  • Tipitapa (127,153)
  • Chinandega (126,387)
  • Matagalpa (109,089)
  • Esteli (96,422)
  • Granada (89,409)
  • Ciudad Sandino (70,013)
  • Juigalpa (54,731)

Tropical Nicaragua is warm and humid (

often hot

), and as with any mountainous country, its temperatures vary by altitude.

The average year-round high temperature across the country is right at 82° F (28°C). The major variations are in the central mountains where daily high averages are in the low 70s.

The rainy season is (

May - October

) and rainfall amounts vary; the Caribbean Lowlands receive the most, often exceeding 200'' in some areas; while inland amounts are much, much lower.

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