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Paris - France
Paris by the Numbers:
Average Annual Precipitation: 641 millimeters/25 inches
Average Annual days of rain: 187/year
Average January Temperature: 4°C/39°F
Average July Temperature: 20°C/68°F
Major Industries: Service, Tourism and Hospitality, Commerce, Banking, Computer engineering
Ethnic Mix: Italian, Polish, German, North African and African (in the 10th, 18th and 19th arrondissement), Chinese (in the 13th arrondissement), Hindi and Pakistani (in the 10th arrondissement), Vietnamese, etc.
Time Zone: GMT +1
Electricity: 220 Volts AC, 50 Hz round two-pin plugs
Country Dialing Code: 33
Area Code: 01
Did You Know?
Paname is Paris' nickname in slang. It may derive from the name of Panamá (like the city) meaning enormous.
In slang Parisians are also called Parigots by people outside of the city, but it's considered at least pejorative, if not an insult, so use it carefully.