Gibraltar

Gibraltar Overview

Gibraltar is an overseas territory of the United Kingdom on Spain’s southern coast. It lies on a narrow peninsula near the entrance to the Mediterranean Sea. The Rock of Gibraltar, a huge limestone mass 1,398 feet (426 meters) at its highest point, occupies most of Gibraltar’s 2.5 square miles.

CLIMATE

Gibraltar has a comfortable climate throughout the year. Temperatures in winter average between 11°C (52°F) and 16°C (61°F) and summer between 27.5°C (82°F) in July and August.

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

CAPITAL: Gibraltar
POPULATION: 28,000
LANGUAGE: English, Spanish, Italian and Portuguese
CURRENCY: Gibraltar Pound
ELECTRIC CURRENT: 240V, 50Hz. To power any electrical item an international adapter or a three pin plug is required.
COUNTRY DIALLING CODE: +350
TIME ZONE: GMT/UTC +1