Florange

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Florange
St. Agatha's Church
St. Agatha's Church
Coat of arms of Florange
Coat of arms
Florange is located in France
Florange
Florange
Coordinates: 49°19′20″N 6°07′09″E / 49.3222°N 6.1192°E / 49.3222; 6.1192Coordinates: 49°19′20″N 6°07′09″E / 49.3222°N 6.1192°E / 49.3222; 6.1192
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Thionville
Canton Fameck
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération du Val de Fensch
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Michel Decker
Area1 13.18 km2 (5.09 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 10,912
 • Density 830/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 57221 /57190
Elevation 153–232 m (502–761 ft)
(avg. 170 m or 560 ft)
Website ville-florange.fr

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Florange (Lorraine Franconian: Fléischengen/Fléschéngen; German: Flörchingen) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

Geography[edit]

Climate[edit]

Climate in area is mild with few extremes of temperature and ample precipitation in all months. The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Cfb" (Marine West Coast Climate).[1]

Climate data for Florange, France
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 4
(39)
6
(42)
11
(52)
15
(59)
19
(66)
22
(71)
24
(75)
23
(73)
20
(68)
14
(58)
8
(47)
5
(41)
14
(58)
Average low °C (°F) −3
(27)
−2
(28)
1
(33)
3
(37)
7
(44)
10
(50)
12
(53)
11
(52)
9
(49)
5
(41)
2
(35)
0
(32)
4
(40)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 58
(2.3)
56
(2.2)
43
(1.7)
48
(1.9)
74
(2.9)
74
(2.9)
64
(2.5)
94
(3.7)
81
(3.2)
56
(2.2)
64
(2.5)
80
(3)
790
(31)
Source: Weatherbase [2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]