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)
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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