Gambia travel guide



Gambia is located in Sub-Saharan Africa part of Africa. It's total area is 10K km² and 24% of it is forest area. As of 2021 it has a total population of 2.5M. 63.2% lives in cities whereas 36.8% lives in rural areas.

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💬 Languages

English is the official language.

💵 Currencies

The official currency is Gambian dalasi [1 USD = 61.95 GMD].

🏧 Cash / Credit card usage

As credit cards are not widely used in Gambia, we suggest you to carry cash during your travels [2017: %1.754275337]. Approximately there are a total of 🏧 209 ATM's in Gambia.

🧑‍🤝‍🧑 Tourism

In 2019, 619K tourists arrived to Gambia. In 2018, tourism has contributed to Gambia economy with a total of 168M $ income (%48.3).

📱 Bandwidth

Broadband is 🐌slow with 6.37 Mbps.

Broadband (0.29 / 10)

☀️ Climate

Averag yearly temperature is 🔥 28 °C and very hot. Current 3 months (December, January and February) average is 🔥 25 °C and very hot. Current season (winter) is 🔥 25 °C and very hot.
Yearly average28 °C 🔥
3 month average25 °C 🔥
Spring average29 °C 🔥
Summer average28 °C 🔥
Fall average27 °C 🔥
Winter average25 °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 2B $ and with %1.9 increase GNI per capita was 800 $. In 2021, consumer inflation was calculated as %7.4.

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