Gothenburg is the 2nd largest city in Sweden and fifth largest in the Scandinavian countries. Moreover, it is capital of Vastra Gotaland Country. It has 570,000 inhabitants in the city area and around a million people in the region. Port of Gothenburg is the largest port in the Scandinavian countries. In addition, most famous universities of the city are University of Gothenburg and Chalmers University of Technology. One additional information is Volvo was founded in Gothenburg in 1927.
Gothenburg coordinates are 57°42′N 11°58′E. Province of the Gothenburg city is Vaster Gotland and Bohuslan. Density for the population is 1300/ km2. The elevation is 12 meter. Postal code is 40-41-42 xxx and 427xx and area code is +46 31 … .
The climate of Gothenburg is warm-summer humid continental climate. Even though it has northern latitude, due to Gulf Stream it has warmer than Stockholm or other same latitude cities. During summer, daylight extends 18 hours and in winter unfortunately it decreased until to 6 hours and 32 minutes. Summer temperature average is 19-20 °C
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|Currency used||SEK (Swedish Kronor)|
|Area (km2)||450.295 km²|