Gabon travel guide



Gabon is located in Sub-Saharan Africa part of Africa. It's total area is 258K km² and 91.3% of it is forest area. As of 2021 it has a total population of 2.3M. 90.4% lives in cities whereas 9.6% lives in rural areas.

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💬 Languages

French is the official language.

💵 Currencies

The official currency is Central African CFA franc [1 USD = 605.892 XAF].

🏧 Cash / Credit card usage

As credit cards are not widely used in Gabon, we suggest you to carry cash during your travels [2017: %5.894433707]. Approximately there are a total of 🏧 244 ATM's in Gabon.

🧑‍🤝‍🧑 Tourism

In 2005, 526K tourists arrived to Gabon. In 2016, tourism has contributed to Gabon economy with a total of 28.7M $ income (%0.5).

📱 Bandwidth

Broadband is 🐢average with 40.35 Mbps.

Broadband (1.79 / 10)

☀️ Climate

Averag yearly temperature is 🔥 25 °C and very hot. Current 3 months (January, February and March) average is 🔥 26 °C and very hot. Current season (winter) is 🔥 26 °C and very hot.
Yearly average25 °C 🔥
3 month average26 °C 🔥
Spring average26 °C 🔥
Summer average24 °C ☀️
Fall average25 °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 15B $ and with %-25.2 decrease GNI per capita was 6.4K $. In 2020, consumer inflation was calculated as %1.2.

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