Where Is Angola Located?

Where Is Angola Located?

The country of Angola is located in southern Africa. Angola borders the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the Republic of the Congo, Namibia and Zambia. The South Atlantic Ocean lies along the western border of Angola.

Angola has a total area in excess of 480,000 square miles, making it about double the size of Texas and the 23rd largest country in the world as of 2014. The capital and largest city is Luanda, located along the country's western border. Angola's population is estimated to be over 19 million people as of 2014. Angola has a fairly mild climate, having an average coastal temperature of around 60 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter and around 70 degrees Fahrenheit in the summer. The more inland part of the country tends to be a little warmer.