Tomtor, Oymyakonsky District, Sakha Republic

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Tomtor (English)
Томтор (Russian)
-  Rural locality[1]  -
Selo[1]
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Location of the Sakha (Yakutia) Republic in Russia
Tomtor is located in Sakha Republic
Tomtor
Tomtor
Location of Tomtor in the Sakha (Yakutia) Republic
Coordinates: 63°15′46″N 143°12′39″E / 63.26278°N 143.21083°E / 63.26278; 143.21083Coordinates: 63°15′46″N 143°12′39″E / 63.26278°N 143.21083°E / 63.26278; 143.21083
Administrative status (as of June 2009)
Country Russia
Federal subject Sakha Republic[1]
Administrative district Oymyakonsky District[1]
Rural okrug Second Borogonsky Rural Okrug[1]
Administrative center of Second Borogonsky Rural Okrug[1]
Municipal status (as of April 2012)
Municipal district Oymyakonsky Municipal District[2]
Rural settlement Second Borogonsky Rural Settlement[2]
Administrative center of Second Borogonsky Rural Settlement[2]
Statistics
Population (2002 est.) 1,256 inhabitants[1]
Time zone VLAT (UTC+11:00)[3]
Postal code(s)[4] 678750

Tomtor (Russian: Томтор) is a rural locality (a selo), the administrative centre of, and one of four settlements in addition to Aeroport, Agayakan and Kuydusun in Sordonnokhsky Rural Okrug of Oymyakonsky District in the Sakha Republic, Russia. It is located 570 kilometers (350 mi) from Ust-Nera, the administrative center of the district. Its population as of the 2002 Census was 1,256.[1]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Tomtor
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) −16.6
(2.1)
−12.5
(9.5)
2.0
(35.6)
11.7
(53.1)
26.2
(79.2)
31.1
(88)
34.6
(94.3)
32.9
(91.2)
23.7
(74.7)
11.0
(51.8)
−2.1
(28.2)
−6.5
(20.3)
34.6
(94.3)
Average high °C (°F) −42.5
(−44.5)
−35.4
(−31.7)
−20.8
(−5.4)
−3.7
(25.3)
9.1
(48.4)
20.0
(68)
22.7
(72.9)
18.2
(64.8)
8.9
(48)
−9.2
(15.4)
−30.7
(−23.3)
−42
(−44)
−8.8
(16.2)
Daily mean °C (°F) −46.4
(−51.5)
−42
(−44)
−31.2
(−24.2)
−13.6
(7.5)
2.7
(36.9)
12.6
(54.7)
14.9
(58.8)
10.3
(50.5)
2.3
(36.1)
−14.8
(5.4)
−35.2
(−31.4)
−45.5
(−49.9)
−15.5
(4.1)
Average low °C (°F) −50
(−58)
−47.3
(−53.1)
−40
(−40)
−23.9
(−11)
−4.7
(23.5)
4.0
(39.2)
6.2
(43.2)
2.6
(36.7)
−3.7
(25.3)
−20.4
(−4.7)
−39.3
(−38.7)
−48.8
(−55.8)
−22.1
(−7.8)
Record low °C (°F) −65.4
(−85.7)
−64.6
(−84.3)
−60.6
(−77.1)
−46.4
(−51.5)
−28.9
(−20)
−9.7
(14.5)
−9.3
(15.3)
−17.1
(1.2)
−25.3
(−13.5)
−47.6
(−53.7)
−58.5
(−73.3)
−62.8
(−81)
−65.4
(−85.7)
Precipitation mm (inches) 6
(0.24)
7
(0.28)
5
(0.2)
6
(0.24)
13
(0.51)
34
(1.34)
45
(1.77)
39
(1.54)
23
(0.91)
14
(0.55)
12
(0.47)
8
(0.31)
212
(8.35)
Avg. precipitation days (≥ 0.1 mm) 12 10 8 5 12 12 12 12 10 11 15 12 131
Mean monthly sunshine hours 27.9 115.8 223.2 267.0 260.4 267.0 272.8 213.9 141.0 74.4 42.0 3.1 1,908.5
Source #1: Погода и Климат[5]
Source #2: Climate & Temperature (precipitation days and sunshine hours)[6]

References[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h Registry of the Administrative-Territorial Divisions of the Sakha Republic
  2. ^ a b c Law #173-Z 353-III
  3. ^ Правительство Российской Федерации. Постановление №725 от 31 августа 2011 г. «О составе территорий, образующих каждую часовую зону, и порядке исчисления времени в часовых зонах, а также о признании утратившими силу отдельных Постановлений Правительства Российской Федерации». Вступил в силу по истечении 7 дней после дня официального опубликования. Опубликован: "Российская Газета", №197, 6 сентября 2011 г. (Government of the Russian Federation. Resolution #725 of August 31, 2011 On the Composition of the Territories Included into Each Time Zone and on the Procedures of Timekeeping in the Time Zones, as Well as on Abrogation of Several Resolutions of the Government of the Russian Federation. Effective as of after 7 days following the day of the official publication.).
  4. ^ Почта России. Информационно-вычислительный центр ОАСУ РПО. Поиск объектов почтовой связи (Russian)
  5. ^ Погода и Климат. Retrieved 6 April 2010.
  6. ^ Oymyakon Climate Guide to the Average Weather & Temperatures with Graphs Elucidating Sunshine and Rainfall Data & Information about Wind Speeds & Humidity. Retrieved 5 November 2011

Sources[edit]

  • Official website of the Sakha Republic. Registry of the Administrative-Territorial Divisions of the Sakha Republic. Oymyakonsky District. (Russian)
  • Государственное Собрание (Ил Тумэн) Республики Саха (Якутия). Закон №173-З №353-III от 30 ноября 2004 г. «Об установлении границ и о наделении статусом городского и сельского поселений муниципальных образований Республики Саха (Якутия)», в ред. Закона №1058-З №1007-IV от 25 апреля 2012 г. «О внесении изменений в Закон Республики Саха (Якутия) "Об установлении границ и о наделении статусом городского и сельского поселений муниципальных образований Республики Саха (Якутия)"». Вступил в силу со дня официального опубликования. Опубликован: "Якутия", №245, 31 декабря 2004 г. (State Assembly (Il Tumen) of the Sakha (Yakutia) Republic. Law #173-Z No. 353-III of November 30, 2004 On Establishing the Borders and on Granting the Urban and Rural Settlement Status to the Municipal Formations of the Sakha (Yakutia) Republic, as amended by the Law #1058-Z No. 1007-IV of April 25, 2012 On Amending the Law of the Sakha (Yakutia) Republic "On Establishing the Borders and on Granting the Urban and Rural Settlement Status to the Municipal Formations of the Sakha (Yakutia) Republic". Effective as of the day of the official publication.).