Çukurca

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Çukurca
Çukurca is located in Turkey
Çukurca
Çukurca
Coordinates: 37°15′02″N 43°37′00″E / 37.25056°N 43.61667°E / 37.25056; 43.61667Coordinates: 37°15′02″N 43°37′00″E / 37.25056°N 43.61667°E / 37.25056; 43.61667
Country Turkey
Province Hakkâri
Government
 • Mayor Servet Tunç (BDP)
 • Kaymakam Levent Öztin
Area[1]
 • District 908.79 km2 (350.89 sq mi)
Elevation 1,285 m (4,216 ft)
Population (2012)[2]
 • Urban 8,247
 • District 15,294
 • District density 17/km2 (44/sq mi)
Post code 30700
Website www.cukurca.bel.tr

Çukurca is a district of Hakkari Province of Turkey. The mayor is Servet Tunç (BDP). The population is 5283 as of 2010.

Climate[edit]

Çukurca has a hot-summer Mediterranean climate (Köppen: Csa).

Climate data for Çukurca
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Daily mean °C (°F) 0.0
(32)
1.3
(34.3)
5.5
(41.9)
10.9
(51.6)
17.3
(63.1)
23.0
(73.4)
27.4
(81.3)
27.2
(81)
23.1
(73.6)
16.2
(61.2)
8.6
(47.5)
2.5
(36.5)
13.6
(56.5)
Precipitation mm (inches) 111
(4.37)
146
(5.75)
142
(5.59)
131
(5.16)
59
(2.32)
2
(0.08)
1
(0.04)
1
(0.04)
3
(0.12)
41
(1.61)
98
(3.86)
108
(4.25)
843
(33.19)
Source: Climate-Data.org[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Area of regions (including lakes), km²". Regional Statistics Database. Turkish Statistical Institute. 2002. Retrieved 2013-03-05. 
  2. ^ "Population of province/district centers and towns/villages by districts - 2012". Address Based Population Registration System (ABPRS) Database. Turkish Statistical Institute. Retrieved 2013-02-27. 
  3. ^ "Climate:Çukurca". Climate-Data.org. Retrieved 11 April 2014.