Saudi Arabia

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Overview of Saudi Arabia

Officially name: The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Capital: Riyadh

Largest city: Riyadh

Official language: Arabic

Government: Islamic absolute monarchy

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Climate of Saudi Arabia

Except for the south western province of Asir, Saudi Arabia has a desert climate with extremely high day-time temperatures and a sharp temperature drop at night.

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Geography of Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia occupies about 80 percent of the Arabian peninsula, lying between latitudes 16° and 33° N, and longitudes 34° and 56° E.