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Juba
Caipital
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Coordinates: 4°51′N 31°36′E / 4.850°N 31.600°E / 4.850; 31.600
Kintra Sooth Sudan
StateCentral Equatoria
CoontyJuba Coonty
Govrenment
 • TeepMayor-cooncil govrenment
 • MayorMohammed El Haj Baballa
Elevation
550 m (1,800 ft)
Population
 (2011 Estimate)
 • Total372,410
Time zoneUTC+3 (EAT)

Juba (IPA: [ˈjuba]) is the caipital an lairgest ceety o the Republic o Sooth Sudan. It an aa serves as the caipital o Central Equatoria, the smawest o the ten states o Sooth Sudan. The ceety is situatit on the White Nile an functions as the seat an metropolis o Juba Coonty.

Climate[eedit | eedit soorce]

Juba haes a tropical wet an dry climate (Köppen Aw), an as it lies near the equator, temperaturs are het year-roond. Houiver, little rain faws frae November tae Mairch, which is an aa the time o the year wi the hettest maximum temperaturs, reachin 38 °C (100 °F) in Februar. Frae Aprile tae October, upwards o 100 millimetre (3.9 in) rain faws per month. The annual tot precipitation is 1,000 millimetre (39 in).

Climate data for Juba (1971–2000)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record heich °C (°F) 41.3
(106.3)
43.0
(109.4)
43.6
(110.5)
42.0
(107.6)
39.9
(103.8)
38.5
(101.3)
37.0
(98.6)
38.5
(101.3)
39.0
(102.2)
39.0
(102.2)
39.1
(102.4)
42.8
(109.0)
43.6
(110.5)
Average heich °C (°F) 36.8
(98.2)
37.9
(100.2)
37.7
(99.9)
35.4
(95.7)
33.5
(92.3)
32.4
(90.3)
31.1
(88.0)
31.6
(88.9)
33.1
(91.6)
34.0
(93.2)
34.7
(94.5)
35.9
(96.6)
34.5
(94.1)
Average law °C (°F) 20.1
(68.2)
21.7
(71.1)
23.6
(74.5)
23.4
(74.1)
22.6
(72.7)
21.9
(71.4)
21.1
(70.0)
21.0
(69.8)
21.1
(70.0)
21.3
(70.3)
20.9
(69.6)
20.0
(68.0)
21.6
(70.9)
Record law °C (°F) 12.0
(53.6)
14.1
(57.4)
16.6
(61.9)
16.5
(61.7)
16.8
(62.2)
14.0
(57.2)
13.3
(55.9)
16.7
(62.1)
15.5
(59.9)
17.2
(63.0)
15.8
(60.4)
13.9
(57.0)
12.0
(53.6)
Average rainfaw mm (inches) 5.1
(0.20)
11.0
(0.43)
36.7
(1.44)
111.5
(4.39)
129.9
(5.11)
117.8
(4.64)
144.7
(5.70)
127.5
(5.02)
103.7
(4.08)
114.5
(4.51)
43.1
(1.70)
8.2
(0.32)
953.7
(37.55)
Average rainy days (≥ 0.1 mm) 1.4 2.0 6.6 11.6 12.4 10.3 13.0 11.5 8.6 10.4 6.5 1.9 96.2
Average relative humidity (%) 44 42 51 64 73 76 81 80 77 73 69 53 65
Mean monthly sunshine oors 279.0 235.2 210.8 198.0 207.7 207.0 182.9 204.6 228.0 241.8 237.0 260.4 2,692.4
Source #1: Warld Meteorological Organization [1]
Source #2: NOAA [2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "World Weather Information Service - Juba". World Meteorological Organization (UN). Retrieved 21 Mairch 2013.
  2. "Juba Climate Normals 1961-1990". National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Retrieved 21 Mairch 2013.