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Geography of Uruguay




Geography of Uruguay says that the country is located over the eastern coasts of the South American continent with the geographical coordinates as 33° S latitude and 56 ° W longitude.
The south Atlantic Ocean kisses the borders of the country while Brazil and Argentina are the two neighboring countries.

The Geography of Uruguay conveys that it mostly consists of low hilly regions and rolling plains. The coastal lands are however quite fertile. Uruguay geography convinces that the country has a four hundred and thirty five kilometers long Uruguay river.

The climate of the country, as per the facts of the Geography of Uruguay, remains temperate at all parts of the nation. The summer months are moderately cool while the months of winter witness quite a dip in the mercury level. At times the temperature even reaches sub-freezing limits.

The chief natural resources, according to the Uruguayan geography, include the arable land, minor minerals, hydro-power and the fisheries. The total area over the country of Uruguay is spread over one hundred and seventy six thousand two hundred and twenty square kilometers. The highest point of elevation in the Geography of Uruguay is that of five hundred and fourteen meters while the lowest point measures zero.




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