Cyprus, an island country in the Mediterranean Sea, is said to be located on the crossroads of
three continents where east meets west. It is a member state of European Union and the third
largest and most populous island in the Mediterranean, the first and the second being the Italian
Islands of Sicily and Sardinia. Its location is just west of the countries of Syria and Lebanon.
Aphrodite, the goddess of love, beauty, pleasure and procreation, is also known as the lady of
Cyprus besides some other tales. The country is known for championship Golf Courses, inviting
beaches, breathtaking mountain trails, and oldest water wells in the world and well preserved
archaeological remains of tenth millennium BC. Nicosia is the capital and the largest city. Of the
two international airports in the country Larnaca International is the main airport and is located in
the city of Larnaca in the southern coast whereas the Paphos International is located in Paphos
on the Island’s southwest coast.
Getting around: Personal and rental autos, taxis, buses and tour vehicles.
Tourist seasons: High tourist season is from June to September, mid and low seasons may vary
between October to May.
Weather: Climatological Information Nicosia, Cyprus, source Cyprus Meteorological Service.
Altitudes and other factors may substantially influence the weather conditions in the same city,
town and neighborhood. Historical data may not be relied on for current conditions. Visit relevant
source for other climate variables.
- Climatological information is based on monthly averages for the 10-year period 2002-2011.
- Mean number of rain days = Mean number of days with at least 0.2 mm of rain.
Attention: Please note that the averaging period for climatological information and the
definition of "Mean Number of Precipitation Days" quoted in this web site may be different for
different countries. Hence, care should be taken when city climatologies are compared.
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airport, hotel, business, residence back and more.
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