Senegal

Capital City: Dakar  Region: Africa
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Nearby:  Guinea-Bissau Guinea Mali Mauritania Gambia 
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Capital City: Dakar
Senegal is a country in Western Africa. With the Atlantic Ocean to the west, Senegal has Guinea-Bissau to the south, Guinea to the southeast, Mali to the east, and Mauritania to the north. The Gambia is almost an enclave of Senegal in the middle of the western coast.

Climate

Tropical; hot, humid; rainy season (May to November) has strong southeast winds; dry season (December to April) dominated by hot, dry, harmattan wind; Natural hazards : lowlands seasonally flooded; periodic droughts.

Terrain

Generally low, rolling, plains rising to foothills in southeast
 ▪  Highest point : unnamed feature near Nepen Diakha 581 m

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