Last verified: Thursday, 8. June 2023 at 08:19 AM
Travelling Saint Helena is (relatively) safe. We didn't detected any travel advisories from any source at this moment.
This country shares no land border with any other country. Thus, the region score is identical to the country risk rating.
There are currently no officially reported cases of infections with SARS-CoV-2 (or Coronavirus) in Saint Helena. As reported by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control this morning (~8:30am CET).
There are currently no officially reported deaths related to this disease in Saint Helena.
Chart of the risk level over that last 200 days. This is the daily calculated travel risk for Saint Helena.
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.
Saint Helena with its capital Jamestown is a country in Africa (Western Africa),
slightly more than twice the size of Washington, DC (410 km²). The country is located islands in the South Atlantic Ocean, about midway between South America and Africa; Ascension Island lies 700 nm northwest of Saint Helena; Tristan da Cunha lies 2,300 nm southwest of Saint Helena.
The climate can be described as Saint Helena: tropical marine; mild, tempered by trade winds
Ascension Island: tropical marine; mild, semi-arid
Tristan da Cunha: temperate marine; mild, tempered by trade winds (tends to be cooler than Saint Helena). The landscape is the islands of this group result from volcanic activity associated with the Atlantic Mid-Ocean Ridge
Saint Helena: rugged, volcanic; small scattered plateaus and plains
Ascension: surface covered by lava flows and cinder cones of 44 dormant volcanoes; ground rises to the east
Tristan da Cunha: sheer cliffs line the coastline of the nearly circular island; the flanks of the central volcanic peak are deeply dissected; narrow coastal plain lies between The Peak and the coastal cliffs. With a population of less than a million citizens.
|Population||less than one million|
|Size comparable to||slightly more than twice the size of Washington, DC|
|Currency||Pound (short: SHP)|
|Common voltage (electricity)||220V - 50Hz|
|Used GSM Frequencies||n/a|
|International phone prefix||+290|
|Internet Top Level Domain||.sh|
|Countrycode: ISO Alpha 2||SH|
|Countrycode: ISO Alpha 3||SHN|
|Countrycode: ISO Numeric||654|
These are problems Saint Helena is facing. Environmental issues refer to damages of the nature due to industry and society. Natural hazzards refer to potential dangers originating in nature.
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Saint Helena is currently rated at 0,0 out of a possible 5.0. Collected from 0 official sources. Travelling Saint Helena is (relatively) safe.
You are good to go, enjoy your trip to Saint Helena.
We currently evaluate 11 official sources each morning. Today, we know of active advisories from 0 individual sources for Saint Helena.
There are currently no officially reported cases of infections with SARS-CoV-2 (or Coronavirus) in Saint Helena. As reported by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control this morning (~8:30am CET). There are currently no officially reported deaths related to this disease in Saint Helena.
Saint Helena has a size of 410 km² or 158 mi² which is slightly more than twice the size of Washington, DC.
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