Mauritania is a country in Africa (Western Africa) with about 3.6 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 1 Millionen km². The capital of Mauritania is Nouakchott (661 000 inhabitants).
People in the country are mainly speaking Arabic, Shona, French and Wolof.
The neighbors of Mauritania are Algeria, Mali and Senegal.TLD: .mrCurrency: MROCountry calling code: +222Country Code : MR
Which types of power plugs are used in Mauritania?
Mauritania uses power plugs of type C. Power outlets of type I, which are common in Australia, are not in use in Mauritania.
What is the Electricity Voltage in Mauritania?
The voltage in Mauritania 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 Mauritania, you should either not use your device there, or buy a voltage converter before departing.
What is the utility frequency in Mauritania?
The utility frequency in Mauritania 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 Mauritania.