Saint-Yan

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Saint-Yan
view from the airport
view from the airport
Coat of arms of Saint-Yan
Coat of arms
Saint-Yan is located in France
Saint-Yan
Saint-Yan
Coordinates: 46°24′45″N 4°02′21″E / 46.4125°N 4.0392°E / 46.4125; 4.0392Coordinates: 46°24′45″N 4°02′21″E / 46.4125°N 4.0392°E / 46.4125; 4.0392
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Saône-et-Loire
Arrondissement Charolles
Canton Paray-le-Monial
Area1 26.15 km2 (10.10 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,141
 • Density 44/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 71491 / 71600
Elevation 229–287 m (751–942 ft)
(avg. 242 m or 794 ft)

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.

Saint-Yan is a commune in the Saône-et-Loire department in the region of Bourgogne in eastern France.

Geography[edit]

The Arconce forms part of the commune's southern border and the Loire part of its western border.

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Saint-Yan (1981–2010 averages)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 17.3
(63.1)
23.2
(73.8)
25.7
(78.3)
28.8
(83.8)
33.4
(92.1)
38.2
(100.8)
41.7
(107.1)
40.2
(104.4)
33.7
(92.7)
30.6
(87.1)
23.6
(74.5)
19.8
(67.6)
41.7
(107.1)
Average high °C (°F) 6.5
(43.7)
8.2
(46.8)
12.4
(54.3)
15.6
(60.1)
19.8
(67.6)
23.3
(73.9)
26.3
(79.3)
25.9
(78.6)
21.7
(71.1)
16.9
(62.4)
10.5
(50.9)
6.9
(44.4)
16.2
(61.2)
Average low °C (°F) −0.4
(31.3)
−0.3
(31.5)
1.9
(35.4)
4.1
(39.4)
8.2
(46.8)
11.3
(52.3)
13.4
(56.1)
13.0
(55.4)
9.7
(49.5)
7.1
(44.8)
2.7
(36.9)
0.4
(32.7)
6.0
(42.8)
Record low °C (°F) −22.7
(−8.9)
−23.6
(−10.5)
−13.3
(8.1)
−8.2
(17.2)
−3.1
(26.4)
0.3
(32.5)
3.9
(39)
1.7
(35.1)
−2.2
(28)
−8.1
(17.4)
−11.3
(11.7)
−16.9
(1.6)
−23.6
(−10.5)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 52.9
(2.083)
46.5
(1.831)
49.8
(1.961)
65.6
(2.583)
89.4
(3.52)
75.5
(2.972)
68.4
(2.693)
67.3
(2.65)
77.1
(3.035)
75.2
(2.961)
72.2
(2.843)
59.5
(2.343)
799.4
(31.472)
Average precipitation days 10.7 8.9 9.5 10.5 11.7 9.2 8.3 8.2 8.9 10.6 10.9 11.3 118.6
Mean monthly sunshine hours 65.3 88.7 146.6 167.7 197.9 226.9 247.6 230.3 167.0 111.8 66.1 52.1 1,767.7
Source: Météo France[1][2]

Education[edit]

A campus of the École nationale de l'aviation civile (French civil aviation university) is located in Saint-Yan.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Données climatiques de la station de Saint–Yan" (in French). Meteo France. Retrieved December 30, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Climat Bourgogne" (in French). Meteo France. Retrieved December 30, 2015. 

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