General Information – MAGScholar Conference 2019 (Asia)

General Information

1. Currency exchange:
The Pataca (MOP) is Macau’s official currency. The exchange rate is MOP103.20 = HKD100.00. There is an acceptable variation up to 10%. Roughly 8 Patacas is equivalent to 1 US Dollar. Please check the currency exchange rate in the local bank system or use the following link as a reference: http://www.xe.com


2. Climate
:

Annual average temperature is about 23oC (73oF) and ranges from 20oC (68oF) to 26oC (79oF). Humidity levels are high in the city, where the average annual relative humidity tops 79%. October to December is the most pleasant season to visit Macao, when visitors can enjoy warm autumn days with low humidity.

3. Time Zone:
GMT+8:00

4. Electricity:
The electricity in Macau is generally 220V, 50Hz. Please make sure you have the proper adapter.

5. Emergency Numbers:
In case of emergency, please dial 999/110/112.