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Lebanon


Liban (fr) | Libanon (de) | Líbano (es) | Libano (it) | Libanon (du) | Líbano (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.161 thousand



LGBTQ+ Dollar (2017) - Estimated Annual Spend  


c.$1.3 billion



Region

Western Asia (Asia)



Capital


Beirut

Beyrouth (fr) | Beirut (de) | Beirut (es) | Beirut (it) | Beiroet (du) | Beirute (pt)

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USEFUL INFORMATION


Dialling Codes
Telephone Dialling Code  

+961



Internet Suffix  

.lb



Electricity  

230 volts

50 hertz




C | D | G


Languages
Language(s)  

Arabic



Currency  

NAME:


Lebanese Pound


SYM:


£


DIVISION:


100 piastres




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)




GEOGRAPHY & CLIMATE

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Capital

Beirut

Beyrouth (fr) | Beirut (de) | Beirut (es) | Beirut (it) | Beiroet (du) | Beirute (pt)

Region

Western Asia

Continent

Asia

Hemisphere

Northern

Surrounding Ocean(s)

Atlantic Ocean

Area (sq km)

10,400


Weather -Beirut

(Climate Location)

Temperature Scale
Weather - Months
Monthly Average Temperatures



M1M2M3M4M5M6
HIGH18.2°C | 64.8°F19.1°C | 66.3°F21.4°C | 70.5°F24°C | 75.2°F26.9°C | 80.4°F29.3°C | 84.8°F
LOW11.2°C | 52.2°F11.4°C | 52.6°F13.1°C | 55.6°F15.3°C | 59.5°F18.6°C | 65.5°F21.8°C | 71.3°F

M7M8M9M10M11M12
HIGH31.3°C | 88.3°F31.9°C | 89.5°F30.8°C | 87.4°F28.2°C | 82.8°F24.1°C | 75.3°F20.1°C | 68.1°F
LOW24.5°C | 76.1°F25.4°C | 77.7°F24.3°C | 75.7°F21.2°C | 70.1°F16.8°C | 62.3°F13.1°C | 55.5°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+2 (Asia/Beirut)

Daylight Savings Time (DST) Applied  

Yes


Daylight Savings Time

(Start-End -dd/mm/yyyy)

2019
FROM
31/03/2019
TO
27/10/2019

2020
FROM
29/03/2020
TO
25/10/2020

2021
FROM
28/03/2021
TO
31/10/2021



LGBTQ+ RELATED

Community


LGBTQ Population (2018) - Estimated   

c.161 thousand

LGBTQ+ Dollar (2017) - Estimated Annual Spend  


c.$1.3 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 - Medium-Low
Medium-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  

4

Total number of heliports  

0

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
Beirut Rafic Hariri International AirportBEY (iata) | OLBA (icao)Beirut/// upwards.everyone.eats




KEY INFORMATION



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Region

Western Asia
Continent

Asia


Telephone Dialling Code  

+961
Language(s)  

Arabic


Electricity  

230 volts | 50 hertz

C | D | G


Currency  

Lebanese Pound
Currency - smallest denomination  

100 piastres


Timezone  

UTC+2 (Asia/Beirut)
Daylight Savings Time (DST) Applied  

Yes


Total number of airports  

4
Driving - which side  

Right



POLICE:

999 / 112

شرطة (shurta) (arabic)



AMBULANCE:

175

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

140

نار (nar) (arabic)



HELP:

مساعدة (musaeada) (arabic)




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