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Algeria is a country in North Africa on the Mediterranean coast. Its capital and most populous city is Algiers. It is the tenth-largest country in the world and the largest in the Arab world and Africa. It is famous for its dry Sahara desert, which covers 90% of the country's surface and it counts a total population of around 39.5 million people. Though Algeria is mainly known for its dry Sahara desert climate, the north part of the country and the coast have a Mediterranean climate. The climate there is pleasant with average temperatures during the winter between 10°C and 12° C and average temperatures for the summer between 24°C to 26°C. In the Sahara Desert, we see temperatures of –10° to 34° C, with extreme highs of 49° C. There are also regular strong winds which can be violent. Rainfall is rare here.