Behbahan

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Behbahan
بهبهان
city
Behbahan is located in Iran
Behbahan
Behbahan
Coordinates: 30°35′45″N 50°14′30″E / 30.59583°N 50.24167°E / 30.59583; 50.24167Coordinates: 30°35′45″N 50°14′30″E / 30.59583°N 50.24167°E / 30.59583; 50.24167
Country  Iran
Province Khuzestan
County Behbahan
Bakhsh Central
Population (2016 census)
 • Total 122,604
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Behbahan (Persian: بهبهان‎, also Romanized as Behbahān and Behbehān)[1] is a city and capital of Behbahan County, Khuzestan Province, Iran.

The name of Behbahan means the "Good Tent".[2][better source needed]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Behbahan
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 17.0
(62.6)
18.2
(64.8)
20.1
(68.2)
28.1
(82.6)
32.9
(91.2)
39.5
(103.1)
42.4
(108.3)
43.7
(110.7)
42.2
(108)
35.0
(95)
27.2
(81)
20.5
(68.9)
30.6
(87)
Average low °C (°F) 6.8
(44.2)
7.5
(45.5)
8.5
(47.3)
15.8
(60.4)
19.3
(66.7)
24.9
(76.8)
28.3
(82.9)
28.8
(83.8)
26.2
(79.2)
19.9
(67.8)
14.8
(58.6)
9.9
(49.8)
17.6
(63.6)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 54
(2.13)
41
(1.61)
50
(1.97)
11
(0.43)
5
(0.2)
0
(0)
0
(0)
5
(0.2)
0
(0)
0
(0)
43
(1.69)
116
(4.57)
325
(12.8)
Source: Climate-data.org

References[edit]

  1. ^ Behbahan can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3055917" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2010-12-16. Retrieved 2010-06-25. , Meaning of Behbahan.

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