Geographic coordinates: 6 30 N, 9 30 W
Area: 111,369 sq km
Country ranking (in terms of size): 104
Land: 96,320 sq km
Water: 15,049 sq km
Land Boundaries: 1,585km
Western Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, between Cote d'Ivoire and Sierra Leone.
Tropical; hot, humid; dry winters with hot days and cool to cold nights; wet, cloudy summers with frequent heavy showers.
Mostly flat to rolling coastal plains rising to rolling plateau and low mountains in the North-East.
Lowest point: Atlantic Ocean 0m
Highest point: Mount Wuteve 1,380m
Iron ore, timber, diamonds, gold and hydropower.