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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

General Facts

Area: 389 km2 (150 sq miles)

Capital City: Kingstown

Population: 109,643 (2016 estimate)

Official Languages: English

Boarding Countries: None (Island)

Coastline: 84 km (52 miles)

Currency: East Caribbean Dollar (XCD)

Government: Constitutional Monarchy


The islands enjoy a pleasant tropical climate all year round, with a yearly average temperature of 26°c (79°f). The warmest month is September, with an average temperature of 27°c (81°f); the coolest is January, with an average temperature of 25°c (77°f). The average yearly rainfall on St. Vincent is 231 cm (91 in), but in the mountainous areas the average rainfall is more than 380 cm (150 in) a year. May or June through December is the rainy season.

Five Largest Cities/Towns: 

1. Kingstown (24,518)

2. Georgetown (1,680)

3. Byera Village (1,365)

4. Biabou (1,050)

5. Barrouallie (1,000)

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