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Kuwait


Koweït (fr) | Kuwait (de) | Kuwait (es) | Kuwait (it) | Koeweit (du) | Cuaite (pt)


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

LGBTQ+ Equality Index  


Equality Index - Very Low
Very Low



LGBTQ Population (2018) - Estimated   

c.77 thousand



LGBTQ+ Dollar (2017) - Estimated Annual Spend  


c.$1.4 billion



Region

Western Asia (Asia)



Capital


Kuwait City

Koweït (fr) | Kuwait-Stadt (de) | Ciudad de Kuwait (es) | Madinat al-Kuwait (it) | Koeweit (du) | Cidade do Kuwait (pt)

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USEFUL INFORMATION


Dialling Codes
Telephone Dialling Code  

+965



Internet Suffix  

.kw



Electricity  

240 volts

50 hertz




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Languages
Language(s)  

Arabic



Currency  

NAME:


Kuwaiti Dinar


SYM:


KD


DIVISION:


1,000 fils




POLICE:


شرطة (shurta) (arabic)

FIRE:


نار (nar) (arabic)

AMBULANCE:


سياره اسعاف (sayaruh 'iiseaf) (arabic)

HELP:

مساعدة (musaeada) (arabic)



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)

Arab League (AL)

Ligue arabe (LA) (fr) | Arabische Liga (AL) (de) | Liga Arabe (LA) (es) | Lega Araba (LA) (it) | Arabische Liga (AL) (du) | Liga Árabe (LA) (pt)

Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)

Conseil de coopération du Golfe (CCG) (fr) | Golf-Kooperationsrat (GCC) (de) | Consejo de Cooperación para los Estados Árabes del Golfo (GCC) (es) | Consiglio di cooperazione del Golfo (GCC) (it) | Samenwerkingsraad van de Arabische Golfstaten (GCC) (du) | Conselho de Cooperação do Golfo (CCG) (pt)



GEOGRAPHY & CLIMATE

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Capital

Kuwait City

Koweït (fr) | Kuwait-Stadt (de) | Ciudad de Kuwait (es) | Madinat al-Kuwait (it) | Koeweit (du) | Cidade do Kuwait (pt)

Region

Western Asia

Continent

Asia

Hemisphere

Northern

Surrounding Ocean(s)

Indian Ocean

Area (sq km)

17,820


Weather -Kuwait City

(Climate Location)

Temperature Scale
Weather - Months
Monthly Average Temperatures



M1M2M3M4M5M6
HIGH19.6°C | 67.2°F22.6°C | 72.7°F28.2°C | 82.8°F33.1°C | 91.5°F39.9°C | 103.8°F44.9°C | 112.9°F
LOW6.9°C | 44.4°F8.9°C | 48.1°F13.9°C | 57°F19.6°C | 67.3°F25.4°C | 77.8°F29.3°C | 84.8°F

M7M8M9M10M11M12
HIGH46.6°C | 115.8°F46.4°C | 115.6°F42.9°C | 109.3°F36.8°C | 98.3°F26.8°C | 80.2°F21.1°C | 70°F
LOW31°C | 87.8°F30.1°C | 86.2°F26.4°C | 79.5°F21.2°C | 70.1°F13.9°C | 57.1°F8.2°C | 46.7°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
Spring
M03-M05

Summer
M6-M08

Autumn
M09-M11

Winter
M11-M02


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+3 (Asia/Kuwait)

Daylight Savings Time (DST) Applied  

No




LGBTQ+ RELATED

Community


LGBTQ Population (2018) - Estimated   

c.77 thousand

LGBTQ+ Dollar (2017) - Estimated Annual Spend  


c.$1.4 billion

Lesbian (L):

مثليه (mithlayh) (arabic)

Gay (G):

مثلي الجنس (mithli aljins) (arabic)

Bisexual (B):

ثنائي الجنس (thunayiyin aljins) (arabic)

Transgender (T):

المتحولين جنسيا (almutahawilin jinsiaan) (arabic)

Questioning (Q):

استجواب (aistijwab) (arabic)



LGBTQ+ Equality Index

Equality Index - Very Low
Very Low

LGBTQ+ Illegal  

Yes

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  

5

Total number of heliports  

3

Total number of seaplane bases  

0


Driving - which side  

Right

Driving - Side
International driving licence required  

Required

Main International Airports

(with three-word locations)

AIRPORT NAMEAIRPORT CODECITY/LOCALITYWHAT3WORDS
Kuwait International AirportKWI (iata) | OKBK (icao)Kuwait City/// from.handhelds.torches




KEY INFORMATION



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Region

Western Asia
Continent

Asia


Telephone Dialling Code  

+965
Language(s)  

Arabic


Electricity  

240 volts | 50 hertz


Currency  

Kuwaiti Dinar
Currency - smallest denomination  

1,000 fils


Timezone  

UTC+3 (Asia/Kuwait)
Daylight Savings Time (DST) Applied  

No


Total number of airports  

5
Driving - which side  

Right



POLICE:

112

شرطة (shurta) (arabic)



AMBULANCE:

112

سياره اسعاف (sayaruh 'iiseaf) (arabic)
FIRE:

112

نار (nar) (arabic)



HELP:

مساعدة (musaeada) (arabic)




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