Kusa, Russia

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Coordinates: 55°20′N 59°27′E / 55.333°N 59.450°E / 55.333; 59.450

Coat of arms of Kusa

Kusa (Russian: Куса) is a town and the administrative center of Kusinsky District of Chelyabinsk Oblast, Russia, located on the Kusa and Ay Rivers 180 kilometers (110 mi) west of Chelyabinsk. Population: 18,792 (2010 Census);[1] 20,316 (2002 Census);[2] 22,606 (1989 Census).[3]

History[edit]

It was founded in 1778. Town status was granted to it on January 8, 1943.


Climate[edit]

Climate data for Kusa
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 4.3
(39.7)
7.4
(45.3)
15.2
(59.4)
30.7
(87.3)
35.6
(96.1)
37.5
(99.5)
40.2
(104.4)
37.6
(99.7)
33.4
(92.1)
23.4
(74.1)
15.1
(59.2)
6.4
(43.5)
40.2
(104.4)
Record low °C (°F) −49.7
(−57.5)
−49.3
(−56.7)
−42.4
(−44.3)
−34.5
(−30.1)
−14.5
(5.9)
−5.6
(21.9)
−0.2
(31.6)
−4.4
(24.1)
−13.3
(8.1)
−26.1
(−15)
−36.8
(−34.2)
−48.7
(−55.7)
−49.7
(−57.5)
Precipitation mm (inches) 40
(1.57)
32
(1.26)
17
(0.67)
30
(1.18)
32
(1.26)
51
(2.01)
72
(2.83)
60
(2.36)
56
(2.2)
46
(1.81)
34
(1.34)
47
(1.85)
517
(20.35)
[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Russian Federal State Statistics Service (2011). "Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года. Том 1" [2010 All-Russian Population Census, vol. 1]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года (2010 All-Russia Population Census) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. Retrieved June 29, 2012. 
  2. ^ Russian Federal State Statistics Service (May 21, 2004). "Численность населения России, субъектов Российской Федерации в составе федеральных округов, районов, городских поселений, сельских населённых пунктов – районных центров и сельских населённых пунктов с населением 3 тысячи и более человек" [Population of Russia, Its Federal Districts, Federal Subjects, Districts, Urban Localities, Rural Localities—Administrative Centers, and Rural Localities with Population of Over 3,000] (XLS). Всероссийская перепись населения 2002 года [All-Russia Population Census of 2002] (in Russian). Retrieved August 9, 2014. 
  3. ^ Demoscope Weekly (1989). "Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 г. Численность наличного населения союзных и автономных республик, автономных областей и округов, краёв, областей, районов, городских поселений и сёл-райцентров" [All Union Population Census of 1989: Present Population of Union and Autonomous Republics, Autonomous Oblasts and Okrugs, Krais, Oblasts, Districts, Urban Settlements, and Villages Serving as District Administrative Centers]. Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 года[All-Union Population Census of 1989] (in Russian). Институт демографии Национального исследовательского университета: Высшая школа экономики [Institute of Demography at the National Research University: Higher School of Economics]. Retrieved August 9, 2014.