In Angola, the summers are comfortable and partly cloudy and the winters are freezing, snowy, windy, and mostly cloudy. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 19°F to 78°F and is rarely below 5°F or above 84°F.
At 1,246,700 km2 (481,400 sq mi), Angola is the world's twenty-fourth largest country - comparable in size to Mali, or twice the size of France or of Texas.
The black half symbolizes Africa. In the central emblem, the gear represents industrial workers and production, the machete represents peasantry, agricultural production and the armed struggle, and the star, shaped like the red star, symbolizes international solidarity and progress.
Angola officially the Republic of Angola (Portuguese: República de Angola), is a country located on the west coast of Southern Africa.