Uganda Geography, Climate, Areas, Cities


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

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    Geography of Uganda
    Area: 241,040 sq. km. (93,070 sq. mi.); about the size of Oregon.
    Cities: Capital--Kampala (2002 pop. 1.2 million). Other cities--Jinja, Mbale, Mbarara.
    Terrain: 18% inland water and swamp; 12% national parks, forest, and game reserves; 70% forest, woodland, grassland.
    Climate: In the northeast, semi-arid--rainfall less than 50 cm. (20 in.); in southwest, rainfall 130 cm. (50 in.) or more. Two dry seasons: Dec.-Feb. and June-July.