Muminabad, Tajikistan

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Mu'minobod
Мӯъминобод
Mu'minobod is located in Tajikistan
Mu'minobod
Mu'minobod
Location of Mu'minobod in Tajikistan
Coordinates: 38°06′30″N 70°01′45″E / 38.10833°N 70.02917°E / 38.10833; 70.02917Coordinates: 38°06′30″N 70°01′45″E / 38.10833°N 70.02917°E / 38.10833; 70.02917
Country  Tajikistan
Population (2015)[1]
 • Total 13,000
Time zone Tajikistan Time (UTC+5)
 • Summer (DST) Tajikistan Time (UTC+5)
Post index 735365
Website www.muminobod.tj

Muminabad, also known as Mu'minobod (Tajik: Мӯъминобод ), Leningradskiy or Leningrad[2] (Tajik: Ленинград; Persian: لنینگراد‎‎) is a location in south Tajikistan. It is the administrative capital of the Muminobod District in the eastern part of Khatlon Province, located north-east of the city of Kulob, not far from the Panj River and the international border with Afghanistan.

Population[edit]

The population of Muminabad is yearly estimated at by the State Committee of Statistics,

Year 1970[3] 1979[4] 1989[5] 2013[6] 2015[7]
Population 12 625 6920 9764 12 700 13 000

Climate[edit]

The Köppen Climate Classification sub-type for Kulob is "Dfb" or a Warm Summer Continental or Hemiboreal climate. The average annual temperature is 9.7 °C (49.5 °F). The warmest month is July with an average temperature of 22.2 °C (72.0 °F) and the coolest month is January with an average temperature of -4.0 °C (24.8 °F). The average annual precipitation is 767.1 mm (30.2") and has an average of 78.3 days with precipitation. The wettest month is March with an average of 137.2 mm (5.4") of precipitation and the driest month is August with an average of 2.5 mm (0.1") of precipitation.[8]

Climate data for Mu'minobod
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Daily mean °C (°F) −4
(25)
−1.9
(28.6)
3.8
(38.8)
10.5
(50.9)
14.3
(57.7)
19
(66)
22.2
(72)
21.3
(70.3)
16.4
(61.5)
10.7
(51.3)
4.6
(40.3)
−0.4
(31.3)
9.7
(49.5)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 79.7
(3.138)
97.7
(3.846)
137.7
(5.421)
132.7
(5.224)
110.3
(4.343)
22.8
(0.898)
9.8
(0.386)
2
(0.08)
2.8
(0.11)
44.5
(1.752)
56.3
(2.217)
71.7
(2.823)
768
(30.24)
Average precipitation days (≥ 0.1 mm) 7.2 9 12.1 12.4 11 4.2 2.4 0.8 1.3 4.9 5.7 7.3 78.3
Average relative humidity (%) 70.6 70 66.2 63.2 57.9 42.9 36.1 36.2 39.6 49.4 58.8 66.4 54.8
Source: "The Climate of Mu'minobod, Tajikistan". Weatherbase. Retrieved 9 December 2016. 


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References[edit]

  1. ^ Population of the Republic of Tajikistan as of 1 January, State Statistical Committee, Dushanbe, 2012 (Russian)
  2. ^ Republic of Tajikistan, map showing administrative division as of January 1, 2004, "Tojikkoinot" Cartographic Press, Dushanbe
  3. ^ Census-1970)
  4. ^ Census-1979
  5. ^ Census-1989
  6. ^ population of Tajikistan on January 1, 2013
  7. ^ Population of the Republic of Tajikistan as of January 1, 2015. Message to the Statistics Agency under the President of the Republic of Tajikistan.
  8. ^ "Climate of Kulob". Weatherbase.com. Weatherbase. Retrieved 9 December 2016.