Information about Morocco
Morocco المملكة المغربية
The Kingdom of Morocco
Morocco is a country located in North Africa, bordering the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea
It is separated from Europe by the Straits of Gibraltar. Its neighboring countries are: Algeria to the east (the border with Algeria has been closed since 1994), southern Mauritania (including Western Sahara, a territory under military occupation by Morocco) and northern Spain, with whom he has strong trade ties and Share both sea and land borders (Spanish autonomous cities of Ceuta and Melilla). There are also other Spanish enclaves on the Mediterranean coast (Penon de Alhucemas, Penon de Velez de la Gomera and Chafarinas Islands).
It is the only African country not currently a member of the African Union (AU) and in 1984 the assembly of the Organization of African Unity (OAU), predecessor of the AU accepted as a member of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) occupied militarily by Morocco since 1975 with the only votes against his ally Morocco and Zaire .
ma Since then, Morocco has not shown interest in joining. However, a member of the Arab League, Arab Maghreb Union, the Francophonie, Organisation of Islamic Conference, the Union for the Mediterranean Group of 77 and the North-South. It is also a major non-NATO ally of the United States
to Morocco is an ethnically diverse country with a rich culture and civilization. Through Moroccan history, Morocco hosted many people coming from East (Phoenicians, Carthaginians, Jews and Arabs), South (Africans) and North (Romans, Vandals, Andalucia (including Moors and Jews)). All civilizations have had an impact on the social structure of Morocco. Designed various forms of beliefs, from paganism, Judaism and Christianity with Islam.
Each region has its own specificities, contributing to national culture and heritage of civilization. Morocco has set among its priorities the protection of its diverse legacy and the preservation of their cultural heritage.
Culturally speaking, Morocco has always succeeded in combining its Berber, Jewish and Arabic cultural heritage with external influences such as the French and Spanish and, in recent decades, the Anglo-American
Map Of Morocco
Published average temperatures in Celsius
Town Jan February Sea April May June July Aug Sep October November Dec
Agadir 20 21 22 24 24 26 27 26 26 26 24 20
Casablanca 17 17 19 20 22 24 27 27 27 25 20 18
Essouira 18 18 18 19 20 20 22 21 21 21 19 19
Fes 16 17 19 22 26 31 36 36 32 27 19 16
Marrakech 19 19 23 26 29 33 39 38 33 28 21 19
Ouarzazate 17 19 23 27 30 36 39 38 33 27 21 17
Desert 20 23 26 30 34 39 42 41 36 30 25 20