|Posted by DEBRA HAMMOND on July 1, 2012 at 11:35 AM|
Cyprus is third largest island in the mediterranean after Sicily and Sardinia. Northern Cyprus covers an area of 3,355sq kilometers. The neighbours of Northern Cyprus are Turkey to the North, Syria to the East and Egypt to the South.
The climate of North Cyprus is long dry summers and short rainy winters. The average annual temp is 19 degrees (60 farenheight) The temperature in midsummer can soar over 40 + degrees (105 farenheight) With the warmest sea temperature in the mediterranean, averaging 21 degrees (75) The winter weather is very mild with an average annual rainfall of 500mm. but as all around the world the weather has been on a change and these are only guide lines as it can get a lot hotter
1st January New years day
23rd April National sovereignty and childrens day.
1st May Workers day, spring day.
19th May Youth and sports day.
20th July Peace and Freedom day
1st August Communal resistance day.
30th August Victory day.
29th October Turkish republic day.
15th November TRNC day
These Date changes every year
Ramazan Bayram-End of Ramazan - 3 days.
Kurban Bayram-Feast of the sacrifice- 4 days.
Birth of the prophet Mohammed-1 day.