Guisti

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Guisti
جويستي
Village
Guisti  جويستي is located in Djibouti
Guisti  جويستي
Guisti
جويستي
Location in Djibouti
Coordinates: 11°00′N 42°57′E / 11.000°N 42.950°E / 11.000; 42.950Coordinates: 11°00′N 42°57′E / 11.000°N 42.950°E / 11.000; 42.950
Country Flag of Djibouti.svg Djibouti
Region Ali Sabieh
Elevation 446 m (1,463 ft)
Population (2012)
 • Total 500

Guisti (Arabic: جويستي‎) is a town located in southeastern of Ali Sabieh Region. It is situated about 32 kilometres (20 miles) Southeast of Ali Sabieh and 2 km (1 mi) east of the border with Somalia.

Overview[edit]

The town lies along on a river. It is situated along the border with Ethiopia on the southeast and Somalia on the east.

Nearby towns and villages include Holhol, Assamo and Ali Adde.

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Guisti
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 27.9
(82.2)
28.6
(83.5)
29.8
(85.6)
31.9
(89.4)
34.8
(94.6)
39.5
(103.1)
38.8
(101.8)
37.8
(100)
35.8
(96.4)
32.2
(90)
29.6
(85.3)
28.0
(82.4)
32.9
(91.2)
Average low °C (°F) 18.3
(64.9)
19.7
(67.5)
21.4
(70.5)
23.5
(74.3)
25.9
(78.6)
29.1
(84.4)
27.8
(82)
26.9
(80.4)
27.3
(81.1)
22.9
(73.2)
20.3
(68.5)
18.7
(65.7)
23.5
(74.3)
Average rainfall mm (inches) 12
(0.47)
10
(0.39)
16
(0.63)
28
(1.1)
15
(0.59)
3
(0.12)
18
(0.71)
35
(1.38)
28
(1.1)
9
(0.35)
14
(0.55)
6
(0.24)
194
(7.63)
Source: Climate-Data[1]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2012, the population of Guisti has been estimated to be 500. The town inhabitants belong to various mainly Afro-Asiatic-speaking ethnic groups, with the Issa Somali predominant.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Climate-Data : Djibouti". Retrieved 11 July 2015.