Botswana travel guide



Botswana is located in Sub-Saharan Africa part of Africa. It's total area is 567K km² and 26.9% of it is forest area. As of 2021 it has a total population of 2.6M. 71.6% lives in cities whereas 28.4% lives in rural areas.

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💬 Languages

English, Tswana are the official languages.

💵 Currencies

The official currency is Botswana pula [1 USD = 12.805 BWP].

🏧 Cash / Credit card usage

As credit cards are not widely used in Botswana, we suggest you to carry cash during your travels [2017: %7.249120623]. Approximately there are a total of 🏧 1.2K ATM's in Botswana.

🧑‍🤝‍🧑 Tourism

In 2018, 1.8M tourists arrived to Botswana. In 2019, tourism has contributed to Botswana economy with a total of 572.1M $ income (%9.3).

📱 Bandwidth

Mobile internet & wifi is 🐢average with 43 Mbps. Broadband is 🐌slow with 6.83 Mbps.

Mobile & Wifi (2.54 / 10)

Broadband (0.3 / 10)

☀️ Climate

Averag yearly temperature is ☀️ 22 °C and hot. Current 3 months (January, February and March) average is 🔥 25 °C and very hot. Current season (winter) is 🔥 26 °C and very hot.
Yearly average22 °C ☀️
3 month average25 °C 🔥
Spring average21 °C ☀️
Summer average15 °C 🌤️
Fall average24 °C ☀️
Winter average26 °C 🔥
About seasons: Remember that seasons in Southern Hemisphere are opposite of the Northern one. This means that in Argentina and Australia, winter begins in June. Currently season averages are rendered according Northern Hemisphere.

📈 Economics

In 2021, gross national income (GNI) was 17B $ and with %6 increase GNI per capita was 6.4K $. In 2021, consumer inflation was calculated as %7.2.

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