Cape Verde's climate is
pleasantly tropical with year round average temperatures between 26 C
and 30 C, uninterrupted sunshine from November to May and a rainy season
between the months of June and October, when sudden but spectacular
rainstorms can punctuate the hot sun.
Cape Verde's official
language is Portuguese. It is the language of instruction
The escudo became the currency of Cape Verde in 1914. It replaced the
Verdean real at a rate of 1000 r's = 1 escudo.