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Location :
Southern Thailand
Country telephone code :
66
Population :
231,206 est.
Ethnic mix :
Thai, Chinese, Muslim (originally of Malay descent), Chao Le (sea nomads), Arabic and Indian
Religion :
Buddhist, Muslim, Christians, Hindus and Sikhs
Time zone :
GMT + 7 hours
Electricity :
220 volts AC, 50Hz; two-pin plugs are standard
Average January temp :
27°C or 81°F
Average July temp :
28°C or 82°F
Annual rainfall :
2,503 mm. (98 inches). Rainy season: June through October