Onguday

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Coordinates: 50°45′N 86°08′E / 50.750°N 86.133°E / 50.750; 86.133

A street in Onguday
Lenina Square in Onguday
A public garden commemorating World War II veterans
Onguday population
2010 Census 5,655[1]
2002 Census 5,376[2]
1989 Census 5,399[3]
1979 Census 4,472[4]

Onguday (Russian: Онгудай; Altai: Оҥдой) is a rural locality (a selo) and the administrative center of Ongudaysky District in the Altai Republic, Russia, located on the Ursul River, 210 kilometers (130 mi) from Gorno-Altaysk, the capital of the republic. As of the 2010 Census, its population was 5,655,[1] consisting mainly of the Altai people and Russians.[citation needed]

History[edit]

It was founded in 1626.[citation needed]

Climate[edit]

Onguday has a monsoon-influenced humid continental climate (Köppen climate classification Dwb) with warm, humid summers and severely cold, dry winters.[citation needed] The warmest month of the year is July, when the average temperature is +16.9 °C (62.4 °F), the highest temperature recorded being +39.7 °C (103.5 °F).[citation needed] The coldest month of the year is January, when the average temperature is −19.5 °C (−3.1 °F), with the record low of −43.9 °C (−47.0 °F).[citation needed]

Climate data for Onguday (1958-1997)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 10.0
(50)
8.6
(47.5)
24.6
(76.3)
26.0
(78.8)
32.0
(89.6)
34.0
(93.2)
39.7
(103.5)
35.8
(96.4)
32.2
(90)
26.1
(79)
14.5
(58.1)
14.0
(57.2)
39.7
(103.5)
Average high °C (°F) −14.1
(6.6)
−9.4
(15.1)
0.9
(33.6)
11.2
(52.2)
17.8
(64)
22.6
(72.7)
24.2
(75.6)
21.8
(71.2)
16.7
(62.1)
7.8
(46)
−4.8
(23.4)
−13.1
(8.4)
6.8
(44.24)
Daily mean °C (°F) −19.5
(−3.1)
−16.0
(3.2)
−6.1
(21)
3.9
(39)
10.5
(50.9)
15.2
(59.4)
16.9
(62.4)
14.3
(57.7)
8.9
(48)
1.2
(34.2)
−10.1
(13.8)
−18.0
(−0.4)
0.1
(32.18)
Average low °C (°F) −24.8
(−12.6)
−22.5
(−8.5)
−13.2
(8.2)
−3.9
(25)
2.8
(37)
7.7
(45.9)
10.0
(50)
7.4
(45.3)
1.8
(35.2)
−4.8
(23.4)
−15.3
(4.5)
−22.9
(−9.2)
−6.5
(20.3)
Record low °C (°F) −43.9
(−47)
−38
(−36)
−33.9
(−29)
−22.8
(−9)
−10.2
(13.6)
−2.8
(27)
1.0
(33.8)
−2.8
(27)
−10
(14)
−26.2
(−15.2)
−41
(−42)
−43.9
(−47)
−43.9
(−47)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 9.6
(0.378)
5.2
(0.205)
16.4
(0.646)
34.0
(1.339)
67.4
(2.654)
71.1
(2.799)
66.7
(2.626)
52.3
(2.059)
45.8
(1.803)
32.3
(1.272)
29.4
(1.157)
17.3
(0.681)
447.5
(17.618)
Average precipitation days 3 2 3 5 8 10 11 11 6 5 5 6 81
Average relative humidity (%) 72.9 74.3 66.7 60.5 56.0 66.8 70.1 69.0 65.6 75.9 79.7 83.7 70.1
Source: "weatherbase". 

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Russian Federal State Statistics Service (2011). "Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года. Том 1" [2010 All-Russian Population Census, vol. 1]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года (2010 All-Russia Population Census) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. Retrieved June 29, 2012. 
  2. ^ Russian Federal State Statistics Service (May 21, 2004). "Численность населения России, субъектов Российской Федерации в составе федеральных округов, районов, городских поселений, сельских населённых пунктов – районных центров и сельских населённых пунктов с населением 3 тысячи и более человек" [Population of Russia, Its Federal Districts, Federal Subjects, Districts, Urban Localities, Rural Localities—Administrative Centers, and Rural Localities with Population of Over 3,000] (XLS). Всероссийская перепись населения 2002 года [All-Russia Population Census of 2002] (in Russian). Retrieved August 9, 2014. 
  3. ^ Demoscope Weekly (1989). "Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 г. Численность наличного населения союзных и автономных республик, автономных областей и округов, краёв, областей, районов, городских поселений и сёл-райцентров" [All Union Population Census of 1989: Present Population of Union and Autonomous Republics, Autonomous Oblasts and Okrugs, Krais, Oblasts, Districts, Urban Settlements, and Villages Serving as District Administrative Centers]. Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 года [All-Union Population Census of 1989] (in Russian). Институт демографии Национального исследовательского университета: Высшая школа экономики [Institute of Demography at the National Research University: Higher School of Economics]. Retrieved August 9, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Всесоюзная перепись населения 1979 г. Национальный состав населения по регионам России. (All Union Population Census of 1979. Ethnic composition of the population by regions of Russia.)". Всесоюзная перепись населения 1979 года (All-Union Population Census of 1979) (in Russian). Demoscope Weekly (website of the Institute of Demographics of the State University—Higher School of Economics. 1979. Retrieved 2008-11-25.