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Lesotho


Lesotho (fr) | Lesotho (de) | Lesoto (es) | Lesotho (it) | Lesotho (du) | Lesoto (pt)


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USEFUL INFORMATION
GEOGRAPHY & CLIMATE
TIMEZONE
LGBTQ+ RELATED
TRAVEL RELATED
KEY INFORMATION

LGBTQ+ Equality Index  


Equality Index - Medium-Low
Medium-Low



LGBTQ Population (2018) - Estimated   

c.51.8 thousand



LGBTQ+ Dollar (2017) - Estimated Annual Spend  


c.$56 million



Region

Southern Africa (Africa)



Capital


Maseru

Maseru (fr) | Maseru (de) | Maseru (es) | Maseru (it) | Maseru (du) | Maseru (pt)

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USEFUL INFORMATION


Dialling Codes
Telephone Dialling Code  

+266



Internet Suffix  

.ls



Electricity  

220 volts

50 hertz




M


Languages
Language(s)  

Sesotho, English



Currency  

NAME:


Loti


SYM:


L, pl., M


DIVISION:


100 lisente




POLICE:


mapolesa (sesotho) | police (english)

FIRE:


mollo (sesotho) | fire (english)

AMBULANCE:


ambulense (sesotho) | ambulance (english)

HELP:

thusa (sesotho) | help (english)



Member/Associate of an Economic/Security Group

United Nations

Organisation des Nations unies (ONU) (fr) | Vereinte Nationen (VN) (de) | Organización de las Naciones Unidas (ONU) (es) | Organizzazione delle Nazioni Unite (ONU) (it) | Verenigde Naties (VN) (du) | Organização das Nações Unidas (ONU) (pt)

African Union (AU)

Union Africaine (UA) (fr) | Afrikanische Union (AU) (de) | Unión Africana (UA) (es) | Unione Africana (UA) (it) | Afrikaanse Unie (AU) (du) | União Africana (UA) (pt)




GEOGRAPHY & CLIMATE

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Capital

Maseru

Maseru (fr) | Maseru (de) | Maseru (es) | Maseru (it) | Maseru (du) | Maseru (pt)

Region

Southern Africa

Continent

Africa

Hemisphere

Southern

Surrounding Ocean(s)

Landlocked

Area (sq km)

30,355


Weather -Maseru

(Climate Location)

Temperature Scale
Weather - Months
Monthly Average Temperatures



M1M2M3M4M5M6
HIGH27°C | 80.6°F26°C | 78.8°F24.4°C | 75.9°F21.2°C | 70.2°F18.2°C | 64.8°F14.5°C | 58.1°F
LOW18.1°C | 64.5°F17.1°C | 62.8°F14.8°C | 58.7°F11.9°C | 53.4°F8.2°C | 46.8°F4.2°C | 39.5°F

M7M8M9M10M11M12
HIGH15.6°C | 60.1°F17.5°C | 63.5°F22.3°C | 72.2°F22.8°C | 73.1°F24.3°C | 75.8°F26.7°C | 80°F
LOW4.1°C | 39.4°F6.6°C | 43.8°F12°C | 53.6°F13.1°C | 55.6°F15.6°C | 60°F17.9°C | 64.3°F


To make the data more inclusive, we have created a lookup table for the various Months in a number of different languages.The abbreviations (M1, M2,..) correspond to a month within the table (January, February,..)


Season
Spring
M09-M11

Summer
M12-M02

Autumn
M3-M05

Winter
M06-M08


To make the data more inclusive, we have created a lookup table for the various Months in a number of different languages (see above).
The abbreviations (M01, M02,..) correspond to a month within the table (January, February,..)



TIMEZONE


Timezone
Timezone  

UTC+2 (Africa/Maseru)

Daylight Savings Time (DST) Applied  

No




LGBTQ+ RELATED

Community


LGBTQ Population (2018) - Estimated   

c.51.8 thousand

LGBTQ+ Dollar (2017) - Estimated Annual Spend  


c.$56 million

Lesbian (L):

lesbiana (sesotho) | lesbian (english)

Gay (G):

gay (sesotho) | gay (english)

Bisexual (B):

dikamano tsa (sesotho) | bisexual (english)

Transgender (T):

transgender (sesotho) | transgender (english)

Questioning (Q):

lipotso (sesotho) | questioning (english)



LGBTQ+ Equality Index

Equality Index - Medium-Low
Medium-Low

LGBTQ+ Illegal  

No

Anti-discrimination laws in place  

No

Same-sex unions recognised  

No

Same-sex marriage allowed  

No



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TRAVEL RELATED

Airports
Total number of airports  

33

Total number of heliports  

0

Total number of seaplane bases  

0


Driving - which side  

Left

Driving - Side
International driving licence required  

Unknown

Main International Airports

(with three-word locations)

AIRPORT NAMEAIRPORT CODECITY/LOCALITYWHAT3WORDS
Moshoeshoe I International AirportMSU (iata) | FXMM (icao)Maseru/// unearned.blooming.fairer




KEY INFORMATION



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Region

Southern Africa
Continent

Africa


Telephone Dialling Code  

+266
Language(s)  

Sesotho, English


Electricity  

220 volts | 50 hertz


Currency  

Loti
Currency - smallest denomination  

100 lisente


Timezone  

UTC+2 (Africa/Maseru)
Daylight Savings Time (DST) Applied  

No


Total number of airports  

33
Driving - which side  

Left



POLICE:

123

mapolesa (sesotho) | police (english)



AMBULANCE:

122

ambulense (sesotho) | ambulance (english)
FIRE:

121

mollo (sesotho) | fire (english)



HELP:

thusa (sesotho) | help (english)




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