Facts

  • Las Vegas Inhabitants:

    City 604.000, Agglomeration 1.986.000

  • Time zone:

    Pacific Time Zone. Same time as Los Angeles, but 3 hours behind New York and 9 hours behind Central Europe during the month of July (Scandinavia, Germany, France, Italy, BeNeLux, e.t.c).

  • Climate:

    Dry desert climate with an average temperature for July between 78 and 104 degrees Fahrenheit and 26 to 40 degrees Celsius.

  • State:

    Nevada

  • Visa:

    Most non-American citizens need a visa to visit the USA. Thirty five, mostly Western European countries, participate in the Visa Waiver Program. Citizens from these countries do not need a visa. For more information on visa's please click on the following link:
    http://travel.state.gov/visa/questions/questions_4429.html

  • Tourists:

    Las Vegas attracts about 38 million visitors per year of which around 80 % is from California.

  • Distances:

    Las Vegas-Los Angeles 272 miles (437 km), Las Vegas-Phoenix 295 miles (474 km), Las Vegas-Grand Canyon 277 miles (446 km)

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