Last verified: Thursday, 24. September 2020 at 07:18 AM
Please reconsider your need to travel to Guam. We detected travel advisories from 2 sources for this specific country.
This country shares no land border with any other country. Thus, the region score is identical to the country risk rating.
There are currently 2,235 officially reported cases of infections with SARS-CoV-2 (or Coronavirus) in Guam. As reported by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control this morning (~8:30am CET).
There are currently 38 officially reported deaths related to this disease in Guam.
Chart of the risk level over that last 200 days. This is the daily calculated travel risk for Guam.
Chart of the number of sources over that last 200 days. This is the daily number of advisory sources (of any rating) that have been active on that day.
Note: Changes happening on the 28th/29th of July 2019 are related to a change in the software and number of sources processed.
These are the individual advisories published by other countries about the destination Guam from a travellers perspective. The scoring of all messages combined is the foundation for the current rating 4.5 out of 5.0.
This is the general advisory usually covering the country as a whole.
Follow the Australian Embassy in Pohnpei social media accounts for regular updates. (See Local contacts for links.) If you travel to Guam, despite our advice, you'll be subject to quarantine at a government-designated facility, even if you're just transiting. You'll have to pay for your stay. You may only be exempt if you have a Government of Guam recognised ...
This is the recent history of individual changes of travel advices that affected the total asessment of Guam. Most recent events first.
The total rating for Guam changed from 5.0 to 4.5. Here are the influencing details:
The Canadian government issued a new warning for Guam with a rating of 4.0.
The total rating for Guam changed from 4.0 to 5.0. Here are the influencing details:
The Australian government increased their existing warning for Guam to 5.0 (of 5.0) from the previous rating of 4.0 (by +1.0).
The total rating for Guam changed from 0.0 to 4.0. Here are the influencing details:
The Australian government issued a new warning for Guam with a rating of 4.0.
Guam with its capital Hagåtña is a country in Oceania (Micronesia), three times the size of Washington, DC (549 km²). The country is located Oceania, island in the North Pacific Ocean, about three-quarters of the way from Hawaii to the Philippines. The climate can be described as tropical marine; generally warm and humid, moderated by northeast trade winds; dry season (January to June), rainy season (July to December); little seasonal temperature variation. The landscape is volcanic origin, surrounded by coral reefs; relatively flat coralline limestone plateau (source of most fresh water), with steep coastal cliffs and narrow coastal plains in north, low hills in center, mountains in south. With a population of about 0.17 million citizens.
|Population||less than one million|
|Size comparable to||three times the size of Washington, DC|
|Common languages||Chamorro, English|
|Currency||Dollar (short: USD)|
|Common voltage (electricity)||110V - 60Hz|
|Used GSM Frequencies||1900|
|International phone prefix||+1-671|
|Internet Top Level Domain||.gu|
|Countrycode: ISO Alpha 2||GU|
|Countrycode: ISO Alpha 3||GUM|
|Countrycode: ISO Numeric||316|
These are problems Guam is facing. Environmental issues refer to damages of the nature due to industry and society. Natural hazzards refer to potential dangers originating in nature.
These are the main product industries and agricultural products of Guam. This list indicates what this country is good at producing.
These are the main product categories of imports and exports to and from Guam.
Guam is currently rated at 4,5 out of a possible 5.0. Collected from 2 official sources. Please reconsider your need to travel to Guam.
The score is rather high (4,5) and you should avoid all non-essential travel to Guam. Maybe pick another location.
We currently evaluate 11 official sources each morning. Today, we know of active advisories from 2 individual sources for Guam.
There are currently 2,235 officially reported cases of infections with SARS-CoV-2 (or Coronavirus) in Guam. As reported by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control this morning (~8:30am CET). There are currently 38 officially reported deaths related to this disease in Guam.
Guam has a size of 549 km² or 212 mi² which is three times the size of Washington, DC.
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