Home of 774,300 and Growing!
Land and Climate
It is the lowest point in Africa.
The climate is hot and dry. May to September is there summer season. During this this time temperatures can reach 120 degrees!
October to April is winter. Temperatures reach 80 through 89. The average rainfall during winter is 5 to 10 inches.
Diet and Eating
- Djibouti's lake Assal, which is 509 feet below sea level, is the lowest point in Africa, and the second lowest point in the world.
- Spaghetti is the most popular dish.
- The adult literacy rate is 78% male and 58% female. This means most people in the country are able to read.
- The life expectancy is 56 for men and 59 for women.
"Djibouti." CultureGrams Online Edition. ProQuest, 2013. Web. 22 May 2013.