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Geographical Coordinates

Warsaw has flat land, plain and occasional hills. Geographically situated in the central-eastern part of Poland, the city lies in the heart of the Masovian Plain, also known as Mazovian Lowland.

Poland is close to other European countries like Russia, Lithuania, Belarus, and Ukraine on the west, Germany and Czech to the east, Slovakia on the south, and the Baltic Sea up north.

City Grounds

Warsaw is a relatively new city. During WWII, it was bombarded to the ground. The historic structures are remade to their original design. Skyscrapers were erected all over the city. The River Vistula runs north to south diagonally across Warsaw, having well-planned streets to accommodate housing, commercial, natural and tourist districts.


Warsaw climate is generally humid. Snowy and cold during the winters. When temperature ranges from -4°C and 6°C (25°F and 42°F); the summer is warmer with temperatures range between 9°C and 22°C (47°F and 73°F). Rainfall scatters all year round, but it mostly pours during July.