|Basin countries||Singapore Malaysia Indonesia|
|Max. length||114 km (71 mi)|
|Min. width||16 km (9.9 mi)|
|Average depth||22 metres (72 ft) (minimum, within the nautical channel)|
Why is Singapore called Straits?
Linschoten’s account included detailed instructions for sailing through Keppel Harbour. Historically, the name Singapore Strait was applied to a number of maritime routes through the waterway linking the Melaka Strait and the South China Sea.
Is Singapore hotter than India?
But as a general rule of thumb, there is about a 50 degree range of temperature in India. In other words, during winters, temperatures can descend to 10ºC (50ºF). And in the summer, temperatures can climb as high as 40ºC (104ºF). … But overall, Singapore appears to be hotter throughout the entire year than India is.
What is the capital of Singapore?
|Republic of Singapore show 3 other official names|
|Anthem: Majulah Singapura (English: “Onward Singapore”) Menu 0:00|
|Capital||Singapore 1°17′N 103°50′ECoordinates: 1°17′N 103°50′E|
|Official languages||English Malay Mandarin Tamil|
When did Singapore get freedom?
Singapore became an independent republic on 9 August 1965.