Tura, Krasnoyarsk Krai

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Tura (English)
Тура (Russian)
-  Rural locality  -
Settlement[citation needed]
Map of Russia - Krasnoyarsk Krai (2008-03).svg
Location of Krasnoyarsk Krai in Russia
Tura is located in Krasnoyarsk Krai
Tura
Tura
Location of Tura in Krasnoyarsk Krai
Coordinates: 64°17′N 100°13′E / 64.283°N 100.217°E / 64.283; 100.217Coordinates: 64°17′N 100°13′E / 64.283°N 100.217°E / 64.283; 100.217
Administrative status
Country Russia
Federal subject Krasnoyarsk Krai
Administrative district Evenkiysky District[citation needed]
Administrative center of Evenkiysky District{{{adm_ctr_of_ref}}}
Statistics
Population (2010 Census) 5,535 inhabitants[1]
Time zone KRAT (UTC+08:00)[2]
Dialing code(s) +7 39113[citation needed]

Tura (Russian: Тура́) is a rural locality (a settlement) and the administrative center of Evenkiysky District of Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia, located at the confluence of the Kochechum and the Nizhnyaya Tunguska Rivers. Population: 5,535 (2010 Census);[1] 5,836 (2002 Census);[3] 7,474 (1989 Census).[4]

History[edit]

Tura was the administrative center of Evenk Autonomous Okrug before the okrug was merged into Krasnoyarsk Krai on January 1, 2007. Until April 2011, it had urban-type settlement status.

Transportation[edit]

It is served by the Tura Airport.[5]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Tura
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) −1.2
(29.8)
3.3
(37.9)
9.3
(48.7)
18.5
(65.3)
31.3
(88.3)
37.6
(99.7)
38.0
(100.4)
32.6
(90.7)
25.8
(78.4)
17.2
(63)
6.5
(43.7)
3.0
(37.4)
38.0
(100.4)
Average high °C (°F) −30.8
(−23.4)
−24.4
(−11.9)
−9.6
(14.7)
0.3
(32.5)
9.6
(49.3)
19.7
(67.5)
23.9
(75)
19.3
(66.7)
10.3
(50.5)
−2.5
(27.5)
−19.5
(−3.1)
−28.5
(−19.3)
−2.7
(27.1)
Daily mean °C (°F) −34.9
(−30.8)
−30.2
(−22.4)
−17.6
(0.3)
−6.7
(19.9)
3.8
(38.8)
13.0
(55.4)
16.9
(62.4)
12.8
(55)
4.9
(40.8)
−6.7
(19.9)
−23.9
(−11)
−32.7
(−26.9)
−8.4
(16.9)
Average low °C (°F) −38.9
(−38)
−35.1
(−31.2)
−24.7
(−12.5)
−13.6
(7.5)
−1.8
(28.8)
6.6
(43.9)
10.3
(50.5)
7.5
(45.5)
0.8
(33.4)
−10.2
(13.6)
−28
(−18)
−36.8
(−34.2)
−13.7
(7.3)
Record low °C (°F) −58.9
(−74)
−59.2
(−74.6)
−50.4
(−58.7)
−41.6
(−42.9)
−27.1
(−16.8)
−5.8
(21.6)
−1.5
(29.3)
−5.5
(22.1)
−15.6
(3.9)
−39.1
(−38.4)
−52
(−62)
−60
(−76)
−60
(−76)
Precipitation mm (inches) 16
(0.63)
12
(0.47)
12
(0.47)
17
(0.67)
31
(1.22)
49
(1.93)
57
(2.24)
63
(2.48)
38
(1.5)
31
(1.22)
24
(0.94)
19
(0.75)
369
(14.53)
Avg. rainy days 0 0 0.3 4 13 18 16 19 16 6 0.2 0 91
Avg. snowy days 24 21 21 14 5 0.2 0 0.1 3 21 24 24 156
 % humidity 77 76 70 63 58 59 65 73 75 78 78 77 71
Mean monthly sunshine hours 8 60 167 222 240 264 288 185 107 72 29 3 1,645
Source #1: pogoda.ru.net[6]
Source #2: NOAA (sun only, 1961-1990)[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "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. 2011. Retrieved June 29, 2012. 
  2. ^ 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.).
  3. ^ "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]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2002 года (All-Russia Population Census of 2002) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. May 21, 2004. Retrieved February 9, 2012. 
  4. ^ 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). Institute of Demographics of the State University—Higher School of Economics. Retrieved February 9, 2012. 
  5. ^ "Tura Airport". OurAirports. Retrieved January 19, 2013. 
  6. ^ "Weather And Climate - Climate Tura" (in Russian). Retrieved December 18, 2012. 
  7. ^ "Climate Normals for Tura". National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Retrieved January 19, 2013. 

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