Geography of Monaco


According to COUNTRYAAH, the Monaco Cliff is a steep limestone cliff with abundant, subtropical vegetation. The Monte Carlo cliff is not as steep; previously there were former limestone caves, which are now destroyed. The climate is a typical Mediterranean climate, with winter rain and relatively dry summers. The average annual rainfall is about 750 mm; the average temperature during the summer is 20–23 °C, in winter about 10 °C.

Land area 2 km²
Total population 39,000
Population density (per km²) 19,500
Capital Monaco
Official language French
Income per capita $ 115,700
Currency Euro
ISO 3166 code MC
Internet TLD .mc
License plate MC
Telephone code +377
Time zone UTC – 1
Geographic coordinates 43 44 N, 7 24 O

Nature conservation

Monaco Wildlife

In 1997, there were no officially listed protected areas in Monaco.