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South Cameroon Plateau (French: Plateau Sud-Camerounais) is a region of Cameroon.

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Map of South Cameroon Plateau

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  • 1 Dja Faunal Reserve — one of the largest and best-protected reserves within the rainforest zones of Africa with around 90% of its area remaining undisturbed
  • 2 Lobéké National Park — some of the highest densities of African forest elephants and western lowland gorillas in all of Africa are found in Lobéké

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The area experiences four seasons each year: two rainy, and two dry. The long dry season is from December to March (or slightly longer in the northern reaches of the plateau), the short rainy season from March to June, the short dry season in August, and the long rainy season from September to December.

Rainfall is higher near the coast and in the south and diminishes toward the northeast.

The temperature remains fairly steady year round, averaging 25°C. This fluctuates slightly with the seasons. The long, rainy season is the coldest time of year, and the long dry season is the warmest. Humidity is high year round.

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Yaoundé Nsimalen International Airport (NSI IATA)

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