How many countries in Africa have coastlines?

38 Country Coastlines in Africa.

How much of Africa is coastline?

Although much of the country is classified as semi-arid, it has considerable variation in climate as well as topography. The total land area is 1,220,813 km2 (471,359 sq mi).

Geography of South Africa.

Continent Africa
• Total 1,220,813 km2 (471,359 sq mi)
Coastline 2,798 km (1,739 mi)

Which countries are coastline?

The 20 countries (and two territories) with the longest coastlines

  • Canada – 202,080km.
  • Indonesia – 54,716km.
  • Greenland – 44,087km.
  • Russia – 37,653km.
  • Philippines – 36,289km.
  • Japan – 29,751km.
  • Australia – 25,760km.
  • Norway – 25,148km.

Which African country is not landlocked?

Mali ,Chad, Niger are landlocked countries while Sudan in the east is surrounded by Red Sea.

Who Found Africa?

Portuguese explorer Prince Henry, known as the Navigator, was the first European to methodically explore Africa and the oceanic route to the Indies.

What is Africa famous for?

Africa is known for Mount Kilimanjaro, Victoria Falls, Nile river, and game reserves such as the Maasai Mara and Serengeti. Africa is also famous for its diverse ethnic groups, Egyptian Pyramids, the Sahara Desert, Mining, and for being the second driest, and the poorest continent in the world.

Which is longest country in the world?

List of countries (and dependencies) ranked by area

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# Country % of world landmass
1 Russia 11.0 %
2 Canada 6.1 %
3 China 6.3 %
4 United States 6.1 %

Which country has highest beaches?

Indonesia has the second longest coastline in the world at 99,083 km/61,567 miles. The country’s coastline is famous for its picturesque beaches and great diversity of flora and fauna.

Countries With The Most Coastline.

Rank 1
Country Canada
Coastline (Kilometers) 202,080
Coastline (Miles) 1,25,567
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