Hégenheim

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Hégenheim
The town hall in Hégenheim
The town hall in Hégenheim
Coat of arms of Hégenheim
Coat of arms
Location of Hégenheim
Hégenheim is located in France
Hégenheim
Hégenheim
Hégenheim is located in Grand Est
Hégenheim
Hégenheim
Coordinates: 47°33′41″N 7°31′37″E / 47.5614°N 7.5269°E / 47.5614; 7.5269Coordinates: 47°33′41″N 7°31′37″E / 47.5614°N 7.5269°E / 47.5614; 7.5269
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentHaut-Rhin
ArrondissementMulhouse
CantonSaint-Louis
IntercommunalityTrois Frontières
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Thomas Zeller
Area
1
6.7 km2 (2.6 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
3,532
 • Density530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
68126 /68220
Elevation254–347 m (833–1,138 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Hégenheim (French pronunciation: ​[eɡənaim]; German: Hegenheim; Alsatian: Hagena) is a commune in the Haut-Rhin department in Alsace in north-eastern France. It is adjacent to the Swiss town of Allschwil, and is part of the Basel urban area.

Geography[edit]

Hégenheim is a village in Alsace next to the Swiss border. Basel is the nearest city, located few kilometers away. The landscape is a bit hilly because the village is situated near the Jura mountains.

Climate[edit]

According to the Köppen system, Hégenheim features a temperate oceanic climate (Cfb) with just enough thaw in winter to avoid the humid continental climate (Dfb). Summers are modeately hot and sunny, while winters are often cold, overcast.

Climate data for Hégenheim, Grand Est, France
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 19.0
(66.2)
22.0
(71.6)
25.2
(77.4)
30.5
(86.9)
33.5
(92.3)
38.4
(101.1)
39.0
(102.2)
38.7
(101.7)
35.0
(95.0)
29.6
(85.3)
21.9
(71.4)
20.6
(69.1)
39.0
(102.2)
Average high °C (°F) 3.5
(38.3)
5.7
(42.3)
10.2
(50.4)
14.3
(57.7)
18.6
(65.5)
22.2
(72.0)
24.7
(76.5)
23.9
(75.0)
20.7
(69.3)
15.0
(59.0)
8.6
(47.5)
4.6
(40.3)
14.3
(57.8)
Daily mean °C (°F) 1.7
(35.1)
2.8
(37.0)
5.9
(42.6)
9.3
(48.7)
13.4
(56.1)
16.9
(62.4)
19.1
(66.4)
18.4
(65.1)
15.6
(60.1)
10.7
(51.3)
5.3
(41.5)
1.9
(35.4)
10.1
(50.1)
Average low °C (°F) −0.1
(31.8)
−0.1
(31.8)
1.6
(34.9)
4.3
(39.7)
8.2
(46.8)
11.6
(52.9)
13.5
(56.3)
12.9
(55.2)
10.5
(50.9)
6.4
(43.5)
2.0
(35.6)
−0.8
(30.6)
5.8
(42.5)
Record low °C (°F) −24.1
(−11.4)
−23.8
(−10.8)
−14.8
(5.4)
−6.3
(20.7)
−2.7
(27.1)
0.0
(32.0)
5.1
(41.2)
3.6
(38.5)
−1.3
(29.7)
−5.5
(22.1)
−11.0
(12.2)
−20.9
(−5.6)
−24.1
(−11.4)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 51
(2.0)
48
(1.9)
48
(1.9)
59
(2.3)
76
(3.0)
85
(3.3)
76
(3.0)
96
(3.8)
61
(2.4)
49
(1.9)
65
(2.6)
51
(2.0)
765
(30.1)
Source #1: climate-data.org
Source #2: Records; Infoclimat Basel-Binningen

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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