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Conakry

capital of Guinea

124km

9.51-13.71

Makeni

Fast developing town in the north

139km

8.881667-12.044167

Magburaka

Former capital of the northern region and end of the defunct railway branch line

145km

8.7169-11.9433
Sights

Sierra Leone National Museum

479m

8.4867-13.2358

Sierra Leone National Railway Museum

The Sierra Leone National Railway Museum is one of only two government-funded railway museums in the world, the other being in the UK. The museum has several steam and diesel locomotives and carriages, including one which was planned to be used by HM Queen Elizabeth II during her state visit. All have been restored. A guide will usually show guests around.

3.1km

8.48944444-13.20583333

John Obey Beach

27km

8.2455-13.16416667

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Freetown

Sierra Leone
Freetown is the capital city of Sierra Leone and is the heart of the Western region. It is on a peninsula on the south bank of the estuary of the Sierra Leone River. The city lies at the foot of the peninsula mountains and faces one of the best natural harbours on the west coast of Africa. The peninsula is home to some of the finest beaches in Africa - Lumley Beach, Lakka Beach, No. 2 River Beach and Toke Beach are some examples.

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Climate

Average temperatures

Jan

30°C24
Precipitation: 3.4 mm

Feb

30°C24
Precipitation: 3.6 mm

Mar

31°C24
Precipitation: 12 mm

Apr

31°C25
Precipitation: 47 mm

May

31°C24
Precipitation: 177 mm

Jun

30°C24
Precipitation: 323 mm

Jul

29°C23
Precipitation: 734 mm

Aug

28°C23
Precipitation: 791 mm

Sep

29°C23
Precipitation: 484 mm

Oct

30°C23
Precipitation: 266 mm

Nov

30°C24
Precipitation: 88 mm

Dec

30°C24
Precipitation: 16 mm
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