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Groenland (fr) | Grönland (de) | Groenlandia (es) | Groenlandia (it) | Groenland (du) | Gronelândia (pt)


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

LGBTQ+ Equality Index  


Equality Index - High
High



LGBTQ Population (2018) - Estimated   

c.1.5 thousand



LGBTQ+ Dollar (2017) - Estimated Annual Spend  


c.$27.5 million



Region

North America (Americas)



Capital


Nuuk

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

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USEFUL INFORMATION


Dialling Codes
Telephone Dialling Code  

+299



Internet Suffix  

.gl



Electricity  

230 volts

50 hertz




C | E | F | K


Languages
Language(s)  

Kalaallisut, Danish



Currency  

NAME:


Danish Krone


SYM:


kr


DIVISION:


100 øre




POLICE:


- (kalaallisut) | politi (danish)

FIRE:


- (kalaallisut) | brand (danish)

AMBULANCE:


- (kalaallisut) | ambulance (danish)

HELP:

- (kalaallisut) | hjælp (danish)




GEOGRAPHY & CLIMATE

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Capital

Nuuk

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

Region

North America

Continent

Americas

Hemisphere

Northern

Surrounding Ocean(s)

Atlantic Ocean | Arctic Ocean

Area (sq km)

2,166,086


Weather -Nuuk

(Climate Location)

Temperature Scale
Weather - Months
Monthly Average Temperatures



M1M2M3M4M5M6
HIGH-3.9°C | 25°F-4.1°C | 24.7°F-3.4°C | 25.9°F0.2°C | 32.4°F5°C | 41°F10°C | 50°F
LOW-9.4°C | 15.1°F-10.2°C | 13.6°F-9.6°C | 14.7°F-5.7°C | 21.8°F-1.2°C | 29.9°F2.1°C | 35.8°F

M7M8M9M10M11M12
HIGH12.9°C | 55.3°F12.1°C | 53.7°F7.6°C | 45.7°F3.2°C | 37.8°F-0.4°C | 31.2°F-2.4°C | 27.6°F
LOW4.6°C | 40.2°F4.6°C | 40.3°F1.6°C | 34.9°F-2.2°C | 28°F-5.7°C | 21.8°F-8.2°C | 17.3°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,..)


Seasons

Dry
M02-M09

Rainy
M10-M01



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  

Multiple - UTC-3 (America/Godthab) \ UTC-4 (America/Thule) \ UTC (America/Danmarkshavn) \ UTC-1 (America/Scoresbysund)

Daylight Savings Time (DST) Applied  

Yes


Daylight Savings Time

(Start-End -dd/mm/yyyy)

2019
FROM
30/03/2019
TO
26/10/2019

2020
FROM
28/03/2020
TO
24/10/2020

2021
FROM
27/03/2021
TO
30/10/2021



LGBTQ+ RELATED

Community


LGBTQ Population (2018) - Estimated   

c.1.5 thousand

LGBTQ+ Dollar (2017) - Estimated Annual Spend  


c.$27.5 million

Lesbian (L):

- (kalaallisut) | lesbisk (danish)

Gay (G):

- (kalaallisut) | homoseksuel (danish)

Bisexual (B):

- (kalaallisut) | biseksuel (danish)

Transgender (T):

- (kalaallisut) | transseksuelle (danish)

Questioning (Q):

- (kalaallisut) | afhøring (danish)



LGBTQ+ Equality Index

Equality Index - High
High

LGBTQ+ Illegal  

No

Anti-discrimination laws in place  

Yes (some in place)

Same-sex unions recognised  

Yes

Same-sex marriage allowed  

Yes



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TRAVEL RELATED

Airports
Total number of airports  

23

Total number of heliports  

58

Total number of seaplane bases  

0


Driving - which side  

Right

Driving - Side
International driving licence required  

Required for all non-EU residents.

Main International Airports

(with three-word locations)

AIRPORT NAMEAIRPORT CODECITY/LOCALITYWHAT3WORDS
Nuuk-Greenland AirportGOH (iata) | BGGH (icao)Nuuk/// smelt.realist.enterprises
Kangerlussuaq AirportSFJ (iata) | BGSF (icao)Kangerlussuaq/// chug.undrafted.faking
Narsarsuaq AirportUAK (iata) | BGBW (icao)Narsarsuaq/// ascends.hazily.silences




KEY INFORMATION



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Region

North America
Continent

Americas


Telephone Dialling Code  

+299
Language(s)  

Kalaallisut, Danish


Electricity  

230 volts | 50 hertz

C | E | F | K


Currency  

Danish Krone
Currency - smallest denomination  

100 øre


Timezone  

Multiple - UTC-3 (America/Godthab) \ UTC-4 (America/Thule) \ UTC (America/Danmarkshavn) \ UTC-1 (America/Scoresbysund)
Daylight Savings Time (DST) Applied  

Yes


Total number of airports  

23
Driving - which side  

Right



POLICE:

112

- (kalaallisut) | politi (danish)



AMBULANCE:

112

- (kalaallisut) | ambulance (danish)
FIRE:

112

- (kalaallisut) | brand (danish)



HELP:

- (kalaallisut) | hjælp (danish)




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