Vanuatu is located within the latitude and longitude of 16° 0' S and 167° 0' E. It is situated in the Oceania group of islands in the South Pacific Ocean.
The total area which falls under the latitude and longitude of Vanuatu is12, 200 sq. km and it is a little larger than Connecticut. The coastline of Vanuatu
extends to a distance of 2,528 km and it is 16 hours ahead of Washington DC during standard time. The capital of Vanuatu is Port-Vila and the latitude and longitude of the capital city are
17° 44' S and 168° 19' E respectively.
The terrains of Vanuatu consist of highlands which have a volcanic origin. The climate is mainly tropical and feels the influence of the south-east trade winds from May till October. Vanuatu is disturbed by cyclones from December to April. The rainfall is moderate from November to April.