It is nickname as the 'Land of Fire', Azerbaijan (Azərbaycan) is a tangle of contradictions and contrasts. Neither Europe nor Asia, it's a nexus of ancient historical empires, but also a ‘new’ nation rapidly transforming itself with a super-charged gust of petro-spending. Azerbaijan is a former Soviet republic in the Caucasus and variously considered part of Europe or Asia. The country lies on the Caspian Sea between Russia and Iran and is bordered to the west by Georgia and Armenia. The autonomous exclave of Nakhchivan lies between Armenia and Iran with a short border with Turkey.
Local Time -1.50 Hours from Indian Standard Time.
Currency: The Azerbaijan Manat (AZN) is the currency of Azerbaijan. The most popular Azerbaijan Manat exchange rate is the USD to AZN rate. 1 Azerbaijani Manat equals 41.00 Indian Rupee. (Approximate as of June 2019).
Climate: Nation-wide the average temperature for the year is 14°C to minimum -15°C
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