The information below contains geography information for Iran, including climate, weather,
cities, and area information. You can also check out the
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Area: 1.6 million sq. km. (636, 294 sq. mi.); slightly larger than Alaska.
Cities: Capital--Tehran. Other cities--Isfahan, Tabriz, Mashhad, Shiraz.
Terrain: Desert and mountains.
Climate: Semiarid; subtropical along the Caspian coast.