How is Kyrgyzstan landlocked country


Parliamentary republic
independent since 1991


Kyrgyzstan is a landlocked country in Central Asia. The land has a total area of ​​199,950 km². This land mass corresponds to approximately 56% of the size of Germany. This makes Kyrgyzstan the 23rd largest country in Asia and in 87th place worldwide. It is at an average altitude of 2988 m above sea level and is therefore one of the highest countries in the world.

There is no access to the open sea. There are direct national borders with the 4 neighboring countries China, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. The distance between Berlin and the capital Bishkek is approximately 4,560 km.

Current time in Kyrgyzstan:
Kyrgyzstan Time (KGT) applies nationwide in Kyrgyzstan. Unlike in Germany, however, there is no summer time here. So there is a time difference of 5 hours in winter. In summer, however, the time difference is 4 hours.
Sunrise + sunset
The currency in Kyrgyzstan is Som (KGS).
1 som is divided into 100 Tyiyn.
Status: May 22, 2021
1 euro = 102.06 som
1000 Som = 9.80 euros

The climate in Kyrgyzstan

A moderate climatic zone determines the weather in Kyrgyzstan. As everywhere in the northern hemisphere, the days in the summer months not only get warmer but also longer. The average maximum daily temperatures are between 1 and 30 degrees, depending on the season. In some parts of the country, the values ​​can reach up to 34 degrees during the day. In the colder months, depending on the region, the temperature drops to as low as -8 ° C in the monthly mean.

Average day and night temperatures



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According to the definition of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Kyrgyzstan is one of the developing countries due to its economic performance.

Land use

55% agriculture:110,052 km²
3% forests:6,638 km²
0% water surface:8,150 km²
42% other areas:83,259 km²



Road network:34,000 km
Rail network:424 km
Waterways:600 km

The main cities

Political indicators

(Based on the World Bank's "Worldwide Governance Indicators" project)

Political stability:
Rule of law:
Regulatory quality:
Freedom of speech:
Death penalty:abolished in 2007

Existing trade agreements


The following international markings apply to this country:
ISO 3166-1 alpha3: KGZ ISO 3166-1 alpha2: KG ISO 3166-1 numeric: 417 Fips10: KG STANAG: KGZ IOC: KGZ License Plate: KS UN / LOCODE: KG Domain ending: kg Country code: +996

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