Krimml

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Krimml
Krimmler Wasserfall.JPG
Coat of arms of Krimml
Coat of arms
Krimml is located in Austria
Krimml
Krimml
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°13′06″N 12°10′24″E / 47.21833°N 12.17333°E / 47.21833; 12.17333Coordinates: 47°13′06″N 12°10′24″E / 47.21833°N 12.17333°E / 47.21833; 12.17333
Country Austria
State Salzburg
District Zell am See
Government
 • Mayor Erich Czerny (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total 169.21 km2 (65.33 sq mi)
Elevation 1,067 m (3,501 ft)
Population (1 January 2014)[1]
 • Total 841
 • Density 5.0/km2 (13/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 5743
Area code 06564
Vehicle registration ZE
Website www.krimml.at
A small part of the Krimmler Falls. Scale is given by the people on the right.

Krimml is a municipality in the federal state of Salzburg, Austria, in the Pinzgau region.

Geography[edit]

It is located in the Zell am See District, 54 km from the district's capital. Krimml is situated at an elevation of 1,067 m above sea level, with a population of 842 (2013).

The source of the Salzach river is located north of Krimml, at an elevation of 2,300 m above sea level. Krimml is well known for the Krimmler Falls. With a total drop of 380 m these waterfalls are among Europe's highest.

Transport[edit]

Krimml is served by the Pinzgauer Lokalbahn.

Climate[edit]

The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Dfb" (Warm Summer Continental Climate).[2]

Krimml
Climate chart (explanation)
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Average max. and min. temperatures in °C
Precipitation totals in mm
Source: ZAMG

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