Papua New Guinea Geography, Climate, Areas, Cities


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Papua New Guinea Geography

The information below contains geography information for Papua New Guinea, including climate, weather, cities, and area information. You can also check out the Papua New Guinea Country Page for additional resources.

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    Geography of Papua New Guinea
    Land area: 452,860 sq. km.; about the size of California.
    Cities: Capital--Port Moresby (pop. 320,000). Other cities--Lae (90,000), Mt. Hagen (71,000).
    Terrain: Mostly mountains with coastal lowlands and rolling foothills.
    Climate: Tropical. NW monsoon, Dec-Mar. SE monsoon, May-Oct.