Mohale's Hoek District

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Mohale's Hoek
District
Map of Lesotho with the district highlighted
Map of Lesotho with the district highlighted
Country  Lesotho
Area
 • Land 1,360 sq mi (3,530 km2)
Population (2006)
 • Total 174,924
 • Density 100/sq mi (50/km2)
Time zone CAT (UTC+2)

Mohale's Hoek is a district of Lesotho. It has an area of 3,530 km² and a population in 2006 of approximately 174,924.[1] Mohale's Hoek is the capital city or camptown, and only town in the district.

Geography[edit]

In the southwest, Mohale's Hoek borders on South Africa: mostly the Free State Province, but the southeastern border is with the Eastern Cape Province. Domestically, it borders on the following districts:

Constituencies[edit]

Constituencies of Mohale's Hoek District:[2]

Community Councils[edit]

Community councils of Mohale's Hoek District:[2]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Mohale's Hoek District
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 27
(81)
27
(81)
25
(77)
21
(70)
19
(66)
16
(61)
16
(61)
20
(68)
22
(72)
26
(79)
27
(81)
28
(82)
22.8
(73.3)
Average low °C (°F) 15
(59)
14
(57)
12
(54)
6
(43)
7
(45)
3
(37)
1
(34)
4
(39)
6
(43)
11
(52)
14
(57)
14
(57)
8.9
(48.1)
Rainfall mm (inches) 167
(6.57)
134
(5.28)
112
(4.41)
62
(2.44)
30
(1.18)
60
(2.36)
1
(0.04)
4
(0.16)
0
(0)
25
(0.98)
74
(2.91)
141
(5.55)
811
(31.93)
Source #1: [3]
Source #2: [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lesotho Bureau of Statistics. Table A.2, Tables_A_Geography.xls, 2006.
  2. ^ a b Lesotho Bureau of Statistics, Village List 2006
  3. ^ Lesotho Bureau of Statistics. Tables A.6c and A.7c, Mohale's Hoek Station, Tables_A_Geography.xls, 2008.
  4. ^ Lesotho Bureau of Statistics. Table A.5c, Mohale's Hoek Station, Tables_A_Geography.xls, 2008.

Coordinates: 30°10′S 27°40′E / 30.167°S 27.667°E / -30.167; 27.667