Florange

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Florange
St. Agatha's Church
St. Agatha's Church
Coat of arms of Florange
Coat of arms
Florange is located in France
Florange
Florange
Coordinates: 49°19′20″N 6°07′09″E / 49.3222°N 6.1192°E / 49.3222; 6.1192Coordinates: 49°19′20″N 6°07′09″E / 49.3222°N 6.1192°E / 49.3222; 6.1192
Country France
Region Lorraine
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Thionville-Ouest
Canton Florange (chef-lieu)
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération du Val de Fensch
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Michel Decker
Area1 13.18 km2 (5.09 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 10,912
 • Density 830/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 57221 / 57190
Elevation 153–232 m (502–761 ft)
(avg. 170 m or 560 ft)
Website ville-florange.fr

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Florange (Lorraine Franconian: Fléischengen/Fléschéngen) is a commune in the Moselle department in Lorraine in north-eastern France.

Geography[edit]

Climate[edit]

Climate in area is mild with few extremes of temperature and ample precipitation in all months. The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Cfb" (Marine West Coast Climate).[1]

Climate data for Florange, France
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 4
(39)
6
(42)
11
(52)
15
(59)
19
(66)
22
(71)
24
(75)
23
(73)
20
(68)
14
(58)
8
(47)
5
(41)
14.3
(57.6)
Average low °C (°F) −3
(27)
−2
(28)
1
(33)
3
(37)
7
(44)
10
(50)
12
(53)
11
(52)
9
(49)
5
(41)
2
(35)
0
(32)
4.6
(40.1)
Precipitation mm (inches) 58
(2.3)
56
(2.2)
43
(1.7)
48
(1.9)
74
(2.9)
74
(2.9)
64
(2.5)
94
(3.7)
81
(3.2)
56
(2.2)
64
(2.5)
80
(3)
792
(31)
Source: Weatherbase [2]

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