Getting Here - Facts about Singapore
Facts About Singapore
Singapore has a tropical rainforest climate with no distinctive seasons, uniform temperature, high humidity, and abundant rainfall. Temperatures usually range from 22 to 35°C (72 to 95°F). The humidity averages around 79% in the morning and 73% in the afternoon. The monsoon season in Singapore is usually from November to January.
The Singapore government recognises four official languages English, Malay, Tamil and Mandarin. However English is predominantly used as the business and working language.
It is not necessary to take malaria tablets or vaccinations for yellow fever, but if you are in doubt, please consult your doctor or family physician.
Singapore is +8 hours ahead of GMT and +16 hours ahead of U.S. Pacific Standard Time.