Pamandzi

Pamandzi is a commune in the French overseas department of Mayotte, in the Indian Ocean. The commune of Pamandzi is located on the small island of Petite-Terre (or Pamanzi), off the main island of Mayotte.

Pamandzi
A roundabout at Pamandzi, with the school to the left
A roundabout at Pamandzi, with the school to the left
Location of the commune (in red) within Mayotte
Location of the commune (in red) within Mayotte
Location of Pamandzi
Coordinates: 12°47′55″S 45°16′31″E / 12.7986°S 45.2753°E / -12.7986; 45.2753Coordinates: 12°47′55″S 45°16′31″E / 12.7986°S 45.2753°E / -12.7986; 45.2753
CountryFrance
Overseas region and departmentMayotte
CantonPamandzi
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Madi Madi Souf
Area
4.29 km2 (1.66 sq mi)
Population
 (2017)[1]
11,442
 • Density2,700/km2 (6,900/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+03:00
INSEE/Postal code
97615 /97615
Elevation0–203 m (0–666 ft)

The Dzaoudzi Pamandzi International Airport is located in Pamandzi.

ClimateEdit

Climate data for Pamandzi (1981–2010 averages, extremes 1950–present)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 35.0
(95.0)
33.6
(92.5)
33.6
(92.5)
33.5
(92.3)
33.3
(91.9)
31.6
(88.9)
30.4
(86.7)
31.0
(87.8)
32.1
(89.8)
33.4
(92.1)
33.5
(92.3)
33.9
(93.0)
35.0
(95.0)
Average high °C (°F) 30.5
(86.9)
30.7
(87.3)
30.8
(87.4)
30.7
(87.3)
29.8
(85.6)
28.5
(83.3)
27.7
(81.9)
27.8
(82.0)
28.4
(83.1)
29.4
(84.9)
30.1
(86.2)
30.6
(87.1)
29.6
(85.3)
Daily mean °C (°F) 27.7
(81.9)
27.8
(82.0)
27.9
(82.2)
27.8
(82.0)
27.1
(80.8)
25.8
(78.4)
24.7
(76.5)
24.3
(75.7)
24.9
(76.8)
26.1
(79.0)
27.2
(81.0)
27.7
(81.9)
26.6
(79.9)
Average low °C (°F) 24.8
(76.6)
25.0
(77.0)
25.0
(77.0)
24.9
(76.8)
24.4
(75.9)
23.0
(73.4)
21.8
(71.2)
20.9
(69.6)
21.4
(70.5)
22.9
(73.2)
24.2
(75.6)
24.8
(76.6)
23.6
(74.5)
Record low °C (°F) 19.5
(67.1)
21.3
(70.3)
21.1
(70.0)
21.0
(69.8)
16.9
(62.4)
16.3
(61.3)
15.3
(59.5)
15.8
(60.4)
16.6
(61.9)
17.2
(63.0)
18.4
(65.1)
18.0
(64.4)
15.3
(59.5)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 269.8
(10.62)
229.8
(9.05)
207.2
(8.16)
101.2
(3.98)
31.3
(1.23)
19.7
(0.78)
10.6
(0.42)
12.0
(0.47)
20.4
(0.80)
57.8
(2.28)
83.4
(3.28)
182.9
(7.20)
1,226.1
(48.27)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm) 14.8 13.3 12.7 7.5 4.0 3.0 1.8 2.5 3.1 5.3 6.7 11.4 86.1
Mean monthly sunshine hours 183.3 174.0 203.5 232.7 249.3 236.3 237.1 254.7 246.1 251.2 219.2 207.5 2,694.7
Source: Meteo France[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Populations légales de Mayotte en 2017, INSEE
  2. ^ "Pamandzi (974)" (PDF). Fiche Climatologique: Statistiques 1981–2010 et records (in French). Meteo France. Archived from the original (PDF) on 20 October 2019. Retrieved 19 October 2019.