Chimboy

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Chimboy
Uzbek: Chimboy / Чимбой
Karakalpak: Shımbay / Шымбай
Town
Chimboy is located in Uzbekistan
Chimboy
Chimboy
Location in Uzbekistan
Coordinates: 42°56′N 59°47′E / 42.933°N 59.783°E / 42.933; 59.783Coordinates: 42°56′N 59°47′E / 42.933°N 59.783°E / 42.933; 59.783
Country  Uzbekistan
Province Karakalpakstan
District Chimboy District
Elevation 64 m (210 ft)
Population (2009)
 • Total 39,571
Time zone UZT (UTC+5)
Area code(s) (+998) 6144

Chimboy also spelled as Chimbay (Uzbek: Chimboy / Чимбой; Karakalpak: Shımbay / Шымбай; Russian: Чимбай) is a town and seat of Chimboy District in Karakalpakstan in Uzbekistan.

Climate[edit]

Chimboy has a cool desert climate (Köppen climate classification BWk), with cold winters and hot summers. Rainfall is generally light and erratic, and occurs mainly in the winter and autumn months.

Climate data for Chimboy
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 17.2
(63)
24.4
(75.9)
32.8
(91)
38.9
(102)
42.2
(108)
43.9
(111)
44.5
(112.1)
46.0
(114.8)
41.0
(105.8)
34.0
(93.2)
27.8
(82)
20.0
(68)
46
(114.8)
Average high °C (°F) −0.1
(31.8)
2.5
(36.5)
10.1
(50.2)
20.7
(69.3)
28.0
(82.4)
32.7
(90.9)
34.4
(93.9)
32.4
(90.3)
26.8
(80.2)
18.4
(65.1)
9.2
(48.6)
1.8
(35.2)
18.08
(64.53)
Daily mean °C (°F) −5.3
(22.5)
−3.8
(25.2)
3.0
(37.4)
12.8
(55)
20.2
(68.4)
25.1
(77.2)
27.0
(80.6)
24.5
(76.1)
18.1
(64.6)
10.0
(50)
2.5
(36.5)
−3.2
(26.2)
10.91
(51.64)
Average low °C (°F) −9.3
(15.3)
−8.4
(16.9)
−2.2
(28)
6.1
(43)
12.6
(54.7)
17.0
(62.6)
19.3
(66.7)
17.0
(62.6)
10.5
(50.9)
3.3
(37.9)
−2.6
(27.3)
−7.0
(19.4)
4.69
(40.44)
Record low °C (°F) −33.9
(−29)
−29.6
(−21.3)
−23.9
(−11)
−11.1
(12)
−2.2
(28)
2.6
(36.7)
7.8
(46)
6.1
(43)
−3.6
(25.5)
−13.2
(8.2)
−27.8
(−18)
−29.7
(−21.5)
−33.9
(−29)
Precipitation mm (inches) 11.1
(0.437)
10.4
(0.409)
17.6
(0.693)
17.6
(0.693)
17.0
(0.669)
5.8
(0.228)
2.8
(0.11)
2.5
(0.098)
3.0
(0.118)
8.1
(0.319)
10.2
(0.402)
11.2
(0.441)
117.3
(4.617)
Avg. precipitation days (≥ 0.1 mm) 7.6 4.4 4.3 4.5 3.6 1.3 0.5 0.6 0.9 3.0 4.8 6.4 41.9
 % humidity 75.6 72.0 60.1 51.4 48.2 43.6 45.1 45.5 49.9 57.3 69.0 74.0 57.64
Mean monthly sunshine hours 116.3 137.2 187.6 220.5 313.1 370.5 378.2 372.0 291.0 232.5 151.5 107.0 2,877.4
Source: climatebase.ru[1]

Transportation[edit]

The road south out of Chimboy connects to Halkobod and Nukus. Another road leads northeast to Qarao‘zak and Taxtako‘pir.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Chimbay, Turkmenistan". Climatebase.ru. Retrieved 10 February 2013.