Zimbabwe is located in Southern Africa, between South Africa and Zambia at geographic coordinates 20 00 S, 30 00 E. It is also bordered by Botswana and Mozambique.
total: 390,580 sq km
land: 386,670 sq km
The country has a tropical climate, moderated by altitude. The rainy season starts from November to March. The terrain is mostly high plateau with higher central plateau (high veld) and mountains in the east. The lowest point in the country is the junction of the Runde and Save rivers, at 162m and the highest point is Inyangani at 2,592m. Natural resources include coal, chromium ore, asbestos, gold, nickel, copper, iron ore, vanadium, lithium, tin, platinum group metals