About French Guiana
French Guiana is a country in America (South America) with about 181 000 inhabitants on an area of almost 84 000 km². The capital of French Guiana is Cayenne (62 000 inhabitants).
People in the country are mainly speaking French.
The neighbors of French Guiana are Brazil and Suriname.TLD: .gfCurrency: EURCountry calling code: +594Country Code : GF
What is the Electricity Voltage in French Guiana?
The voltage in French Guiana is 220 volts.
The voltage, therefore, is lower than the 230 volts in Australia. This difference means that you have to be cautious when using electrical devices purchased in Australia:
You should read the instruction manual of your device and check at which voltage it is safe to use.
If the voltage stated in the user's manual or on the device's power supply differs from the mains voltage in French Guiana, you should either not use your device there, or buy a voltage converter before departing.
What is the utility frequency in French Guiana?
The utility frequency in French Guiana is 50 Hertz.
The frequency, therefore, is the same as in Australia. That's why it is safe to use all your electric appliances in French Guiana.