Basic facts, national symbols and flags about countries and people of Central America.
Flags of central-American countries
- West coast of Central America is on the Pacific Ocean. East coast is on the Caribbean Sea and on the north is the Gulf of Mexico.
- The Maya and the Aztecs have lived in today’s Central America and parts of Mexico in pre-Colombian era.
- Climate of Central America is mostly tropical. Sea waters around Central America are warm throughout the year averaging around or above 25° C (77° F ).