Tomarza

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Tomarza
Tomarza is located in Turkey
Tomarza
Tomarza
Coordinates: 38°26′50″N 35°47′57″E / 38.44722°N 35.79917°E / 38.44722; 35.79917Coordinates: 38°26′50″N 35°47′57″E / 38.44722°N 35.79917°E / 38.44722; 35.79917
Country  Turkey
Province Kayseri
Government
 • Mayor Fahrettin Işık (AKP)
 • Kaymakam Recep Öztürk
Area[1]
 • District 1,484.86 km2 (573.31 sq mi)
Elevation 1,330 m (4,360 ft)
Population (2012)[2]
 • Urban 9,702
 • District 25,496
 • District density 17/km2 (44/sq mi)
Website www.tomarza.bel.tr

Tomarza is a town and district of Kayseri Province in the Central Anatolia region of Turkey. The mayor is Fahrettin Işık (AKP).

Climate[edit]

Tomarza has a warm summer continental climate (Dfb) with cold winters and very warm, dry summers with cool nights. Rainfall occurs mostly during the spring and early summer.

Climate data for Tomarza, Kayseri province (1988-2012)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 1
(34)
3
(37)
8
(46)
15
(59)
19
(66)
23
(73)
27
(81)
28
(82)
24
(75)
18
(64)
10
(50)
4
(39)
15
(58.8)
Average low °C (°F) −9
(16)
−7
(19)
−3
(27)
1
(34)
4
(39)
7
(45)
9
(48)
9
(48)
5
(41)
2
(36)
−2
(28)
−5
(23)
0.9
(33.7)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 38
(1.5)
42
(1.65)
44
(1.73)
54
(2.13)
55
(2.17)
41
(1.61)
11
(0.43)
8
(0.31)
17
(0.67)
34
(1.34)
38
(1.5)
45
(1.77)
427
(16.81)
Source: Weather2[3]

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. 
  3. ^ http://www.weatherbase.com/weather/weather.php3?s=171952&cityname=Tomarza-Turkey.  Missing or empty |title= (help)

Famous People[edit]

Sako Chobanian Hagop Hajakian

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