Central America; northern most corner of Central America; eastern coast bordering the Caribbean Sea; shares a border with both Guatemala and Mexico.
22,923 sq km
Tropical. Highest temperatures reaching 96°F (35°C) during the summer, while reaching lowest temperatures of 60°F (16°C) in the winter. Summer lasts from May to September with average temperatures of 81°F (27°C).
English; while the Spanish or Spanish-speaking population amounts to 46%.
21 September,1981 (Independence Day)
Parliamentary Democracy; a British Commonwealth realm recognizing Queen Elizabeth II as its official head of state.