Duékoué

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Duékoué
Town
Duékoué is located in Ivory Coast
Duékoué
Duékoué
Location in Côte d'Ivoire
Coordinates: 6°44′N 7°21′W / 6.733°N 7.350°W / 6.733; -7.350Coordinates: 6°44′N 7°21′W / 6.733°N 7.350°W / 6.733; -7.350
Country  Côte d'Ivoire
Region Moyen-Cavally
Department Duékoué Department
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)

Duékoué (French: [dwekwe]) is a town in Duékoué Department of Moyen-Cavally Region, Côte d'Ivoire.

History[edit]

At least 800 people were killed in Duékoué on March 29, 2011 during the fierce fighting by the frci as part of the 2010–2011 Ivorian crisis.[1]

Climate[edit]

Köppen-Geiger climate classification system classifies its climate as tropical wet and dry (Aw).[2]

Climate data for Duékoué
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 33.2
(91.8)
33.5
(92.3)
33.1
(91.6)
32.5
(90.5)
31.8
(89.2)
29.9
(85.8)
28.2
(82.8)
28
(82)
29.2
(84.6)
30.3
(86.5)
31.4
(88.5)
31.8
(89.2)
31.08
(87.9)
Daily mean °C (°F) 25.9
(78.6)
26.9
(80.4)
27.1
(80.8)
26.9
(80.4)
26.6
(79.9)
25.4
(77.7)
24.1
(75.4)
24
(75)
24.8
(76.6)
25.4
(77.7)
25.8
(78.4)
25.3
(77.5)
25.68
(78.2)
Average low °C (°F) 18.6
(65.5)
20.3
(68.5)
21.1
(70)
21.4
(70.5)
21.5
(70.7)
21
(70)
20.1
(68.2)
20.1
(68.2)
20.5
(68.9)
20.5
(68.9)
20.3
(68.5)
18.9
(66)
20.36
(68.66)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 14
(0.55)
55
(2.17)
103
(4.06)
132
(5.2)
149
(5.87)
207
(8.15)
125
(4.92)
181
(7.13)
290
(11.42)
177
(6.97)
56
(2.2)
17
(0.67)
1,506
(59.31)
Source: Climate-Data.org (altitude: 231m)[2]

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