Madagascar - General information
Region region
Capital Antananarivo
Language Malagasy, French
Currency Malagasy Ariary
Population 22,005,222
Phone code +261
Coordinates of Madagascar
Time Zone Indian/Antananarivo
GMT +3
DST +3
Latitude -20.000000000
Longitude 47.000000000
Elevation (STRM3) 1678 m.

List of largest cities in Madagascar

 
Antananarivo Antananarivo
Antananarivo Analamanga
1,391,433
Toamasina Toamasina
Toamasina Atsinanana
206,373
Antsirabe Antsirabe
Antsirabe Vakinankaratra
186,253
Fianarantsoa Fianarantsoa
Fianarantsoa Upper Matsiatra
167,227
Mahajanga Mahajanga
Mahajanga Boeny
154,657
Toliara Toliara
Toliara Atsimo-Andrefana
115,319

Weather, climate, temperature by months in Madagascar

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 26 28 28 28 29 28 28 27 26 25 24 25 29
Average high °C 24 25 26 26 26 26 26 25 24 23 22 22 25
Average temperature °C 20 22 23 24 24 24 23 23 21 19 19 19 22
Average low °C 14 16 17 18 19 18 18 17 16 14 13 13 16
Record low °C 9 10 11 12 13 13 12 11 9 7 8 8 7
Rain Days 2 4 6 4 4 4 8 4 3 3 3 3 47
Fog Days 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 9
Thunderstorms Days 0 1 2 3 2 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 14
Average precipitation Mm. 30 53 112 233 297 275 205 91 49 43 46 40 1473
Relative humidity % 73 73 76 80 82 82 82 80 78 77 76 74 78
Relative humidity morning % 25 26 26 27 27 27 27 27 26 26 26 25 26
Relative humidity evening % 16 17 18 20 21 21 21 20 18 18 18 17 19
Wind speed Km/h 13 13 12 11 10 10 10 9 10 11 12 13 11
Day Length Hours 12 13 13 14 14 13 13 12 12 11 12 12 13
Dew point °C 14 16 18 19 20 20 19 18 16 14 13 13 201
Growing degree-day °C 302 364 390 422 427 389 414 378 338 269 265 272 4229
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 22 23 23 22 21 20 20 19 17 16 16 19 20
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