Kosovo: Geography#

LocationSoutheast Europe, between Serbia and Macedonia
Geographic Coordinates42 35 N, 21 00 E 42.583332,21.0
Land boundariestotal: 702 km
border countries: Albania 112 km, Macedonia 159 km, Montenegro 79 km, Serbia 352 km
Coastline0 km (landlocked)
Elevation Extremeslowest point: Drini i Bardhe/Beli Drim 297 m (located on the border with Albania)
highest point: Gjeravica/Deravica 2,656 m
Highest Mountains
Terrainflat fluvial basin with an elevation of 400-700 m above sea level surrounded by several high mountain ranges with elevations of 2,000 to 2,500 m
Natural HazardsNA
Natural Resourcenickel, lead, zinc, magnesium, lignite, kaolin, chrome, bauxite
Land UseNA
Climateinfluenced by continental air masses resulting in relatively cold winters with heavy snowfall and hot, dry summers and autumns; Mediterranean and alpine influences create regional variation; maximum rainfall between October and December
Irrigated LandNA
Renewable Water ResourcesNA
Environment - international agreementsNA
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