Catalunya (Catalonia), Northeast Spain
Guardia Urbana (local police)
Mossos d'Esquadra - Emergencies and traffic accidents
Guardia Civil police force
Duty Magistrates Courts (24-hours)
Telephone: (93) 567 3140
Over 1.6 million
Catalan is the native language of the Province and 95% of the population understands it while 75% can speak it, however, Castilian Spanish is the national language of the country. Many people do understand English but natives ‘suddenly’ cease to understand English at cash registers at some shops and establishments.
GMT + 1
Daylight Savings: GMT + 2 (From last Sunday in March to Saturday before last Sunday in October)
Average January temp:
Average July temp:
590mm (23.2 inches).