Mauritania travel guide



Mauritania is located in Sub-Saharan Africa part of Africa. It's total area is 1M km² and 0.3% of it is forest area. As of 2021 it has a total population of 4.8M. 56.1% lives in cities whereas 43.9% lives in rural areas.

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💬 Languages

Arabic is the official language.

💵 Currencies

The official currency is Mauritanian ouguiya .

🏧 Cash / Credit card usage

As credit cards are not widely used in Mauritania, we suggest you to carry cash during your travels [2017: %3.310433775]. Approximately there are a total of 🏧 471 ATM's in Mauritania.

🧑‍🤝‍🧑 Tourism

In 2000, 30K tourists arrived to Mauritania. In 2019, tourism has contributed to Mauritania economy with a total of 13.7M $ income (%0.5).

📱 Bandwidth

Broadband is 🐢average with 23.97 Mbps.

Broadband (1.09 / 10)

☀️ Climate

Averag yearly temperature is 🔥 28 °C and very hot. Current 3 months (December, January and February) average is ☀️ 21 °C and hot. Current season (winter) is ☀️ 21 °C and hot.
Yearly average28 °C 🔥
3 month average21 °C ☀️
Spring average28 °C 🔥
Summer average33 °C 🔥
Fall average28 °C 🔥
Winter average21 °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 8.2B $ and with %-4.5 decrease GNI per capita was 1.7K $. In 2020, consumer inflation was calculated as %2.4.

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