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General Information

The official languages of Chad are Arabic, French.

The national currency of Chad is Central African franc (CFA).

1 CFA equals  .
equals  CFA.

Location

Chad

The distance from to Chad is miles or km. The estimated travel time is .

Climate and Travel Season

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Safety

The U.S. Department of State advises U.S. citizens to avoid travelling to Chad. Reconsider travel to Chad due to crime, terrorism, and minefields. Click here for the full travel advisory and further information by the U.S. government.

Dial 17 to call the police in Chad.

LGBT

Chad has a score of -8 in the SPARTACUS Gay Travel Index. Chad ranks #159 worldwide.

Strong social and cultural strictures against homosexuality exist, and no known LGBTI organizations operate in the country. The law does not define "unnatural acts", which has been used against LGBTI persons in the past.

Travel Vaccinations

All travelers to Chad should be up-to-date on the following vaccines:

  • Measles
  • Routine vaccines

Moreover, the following travel vaccines/medicines are recommended because there is a risk of these diseases in Chad:

  • Hepatitis A
  • Malaria
  • Typhoid

The following vaccines/medicines might be needed depending on where and how long you are staying. Please consult your doctor.

  • Cholera
  • Hepatitis B
  • Meningitis (Meningococcal disease)
  • Polio
  • Rabies
  • Yellow Fever
Visa Information

A visa might be required to travel to this country.

Make sure your passport is valid for your intended period of stay. Some countries even require your passport to be valid for six months beyond the intended date of departure.

Power Plugs

You likely need a power plug adapter in Chad to use your electronic devices from .

The voltage in Chad differs from the voltage in . You may need a voltage converter to be able to use your devices.

In Chad, the standard voltage is 220 V and the frequency is 50 Hz. The following power plugs are used:

  • Type C
  • Type D
  • Type E
  • Type F
Weather

The temperature difference between Chad and is °F / °C. Make sure you pack the right clothes.

No precipitation throughout the week.

Date Temperature Humidity Precipitation
Fri November 08 73–100°F  /  23–38°C 8% 0%
Sat November 09 73–101°F  /  23–38°C 8% 0%
Sun November 10 71–101°F  /  22–38°C 10% 0%
Mon November 11 71–99°F  /  22–37°C 9% 0%
Tue November 12 69–98°F  /  21–37°C 8% 0%
Wed November 13 69–100°F  /  21–38°C 8% 0%
Thu November 14 71–100°F  /  22–38°C 9% 0%
Fri November 15 74–102°F  /  24–39°C 11% 0%

Sunrise and Sunset

The sun rises at 05:44 am and sets at 05:14 pm. This equates to 11.5 hours of daylight.

When the sun rises in Chad, it is in . When the sun sets in Chad, it is in .

Taxi

Sorry, we do not have any information on taxi prices in Chad.

Car Rental

International driving permits are recognized in Chad.

Right-hand traffic, keep to the right side of the road. Keep this in mind when renting a car!

Landmarks and Activities

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Food/Drink

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Tipping Etiquette

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Travel Scams

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