Climate:||Grenada enjoys a tropical climate with an average
year-round temperature of 80º F. Grenada experiences two
seasons, determined by rainfall rather than temperature.
The dry season falls between January and May, when
showers are few and sporadic and the land is cooled by
northeast trade winds.|
is the official language of Grenada.
The language of Grenada evolved from its heritage of
English, French and African ancestry.
|Currency:||Grenada's Currency is the Eastern
Caribbean Dollar (code = XCD). In fact the Eastern
Caribbean (EC) Dollar is not only Grenada's Currency, it
is also the currency of Anguilla, Dominica, St. Vincent,
St. Lucia, Antigua, Montserrat and St. Kitts and Nevis.
|Population:||The population of Grenada in 2003 was
estimated by the United Nations at 89, 000, which placed
it as number 180 in population among the 193 nations of
the world. In that year approximately 8% of the
population was over 65 years of age, with another 38% of
the population under 15 years of age.
|Capital City:|| St. George's is the capital of
Grenada, (Gren-NAY-da). The city is surrounded by a
hillside of an old volcano crater and is on a