Geographic coordinates: 25 30 N, 51 15 E
Area: 11,586 sq km
Country ranking (in terms of size): 166
Land: 11,586 sq km
Water: 0 sq km
Land Boundaries: 60 km
Coastline: 563 km
Middle East, peninsula bordering the Persian Gulf and Saudi Arabia.
Arid; mild, pleasant winters; very hot, humid summers.
Mostly flat and barren desert covered with loose sand and gravel.
Lowest point: Persian Gulf 0m
Highest point: Tuwayyir al Hamir 103m
Petroleum, natural gas and fish.