Hizan

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Hizan
Hizan is located in Turkey
Hizan
Hizan
Coordinates: 38°13′32″N 42°25′37″E / 38.22556°N 42.42694°E / 38.22556; 42.42694Coordinates: 38°13′32″N 42°25′37″E / 38.22556°N 42.42694°E / 38.22556; 42.42694
Country  Turkey
Province Bitlis
Government
 • Mayor İhsan Uğur (BDP)
 • Kaymakam Mustafa Adil Tekeli
Area[1]
 • District 971.35 km2 (375.04 sq mi)
Population (2012)[2]
 • Urban 10,841
 • District 38,809
 • District density 40/km2 (100/sq mi)
Post code 13600
Website www.hizan.bel.tr

Hizan (Kurdish: Xîzan‎) is a district of Bitlis Province, Turkey. The mayor is İhsan Uğur (BDP).

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Hizan
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 2.1
(35.8)
3.4
(38.1)
7.4
(45.3)
13.6
(56.5)
19.6
(67.3)
26.0
(78.8)
30.7
(87.3)
30.6
(87.1)
26.3
(79.3)
18.6
(65.5)
10.9
(51.6)
4.6
(40.3)
16.2
(61.1)
Average low °C (°F) −3.7
(25.3)
−4.5
(23.9)
−0.4
(31.3)
4.4
(39.9)
8.7
(47.7)
13.0
(55.4)
16.9
(62.4)
16.6
(61.9)
12.8
(55)
7.6
(45.7)
2.2
(36)
−1.9
(28.6)
6
(42.8)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 103
(4.06)
117
(4.61)
119
(4.69)
122
(4.8)
74
(2.91)
18
(0.71)
4
(0.16)
3
(0.12)
10
(0.39)
71
(2.8)
104
(4.09)
108
(4.25)
853
(33.58)
Source: Climate-data.org

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Area of regions (including lakes), km²". Regional Statistics Database. Turkish Statistical Institute. 2002. Retrieved 2013-03-05. 
  2. ^ "Population of province/district centers and towns/villages by districts - 2012". Address Based Population Registration System (ABPRS) Database. Turkish Statistical Institute. Retrieved 2013-02-27.