Trapeza, Achaea

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Trapeza
Τράπεζα
Trapeza is located in Greece
Trapeza
Trapeza
Coordinates: 38°10′N 22°14′E / 38.167°N 22.233°E / 38.167; 22.233Coordinates: 38°10′N 22°14′E / 38.167°N 22.233°E / 38.167; 22.233
CountryGreece
Administrative regionWest Greece
Regional unitAchaea
MunicipalityAigialeia
Municipal unitDiakopto
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Rural
274
Community
 • Population314 (2011)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Trapeza (Greek: Τράπεζα) is a village and a community in the municipal unit of Diakopto, Achaea, Greece. It is located 4 km southeast of Diakopto and 8 km west of Akrata. In 2001 Trapeza had a population of 274 for the village and 314 for the community, which includes the village Paralia Trapezis. Between 1892 and 1940, its name was Nea Voura (Νέα Βούρα).[2]

Trapeza is located on a cliff, about 130 m above the Gulf of Corinth. The Greek National Road 8A (Patras - Corinth) and the railway Patras - Corinth run along the shore below the village. Trapeza has a well known beach called Pounta. The ancient city of Boura may have been located near present Trapeza.[citation needed]

Climate[edit]

Trapeza has a hot-summer Mediterranean climate (Köppen climate classification: Csa). Trapeza experiences hot, dry summers and mild, wet winters.

Climate data for Voula
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 12.04
(53.67)
12.69
(54.84)
14.5
(58.1)
18.7
(65.7)
23.33
(73.99)
27.85
(82.13)
29.61
(85.30)
29.3
(84.7)
26.51
(79.72)
22.48
(72.46)
17.78
(64.00)
15.05
(59.09)
20.82
(69.48)
Daily mean °C (°F) 8.37
(47.07)
8.96
(48.13)
10.58
(51.04)
14.82
(58.68)
19.43
(66.97)
24.02
(75.24)
25.95
(78.71)
25.39
(77.70)
22.14
(71.85)
18.00
(64.40)
13.74
(56.73)
11.3
(52.3)
16.98
(62.56)
Average low °C (°F) 6.03
(42.85)
6.45
(43.61)
7.69
(45.84)
10.49
(50.88)
12.7
(54.9)
17.5
(63.5)
18.42
(65.16)
18.29
(64.92)
15.47
(59.85)
12.57
(54.63)
10.24
(50.43)
7.66
(45.79)
12.48
(54.46)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 113.42
(4.47)
107.3
(4.22)
80.18
(3.16)
46.92
(1.85)
22.04
(0.87)
6.57
(0.26)
4.21
(0.17)
4.82
(0.19)
15.9
(0.63)
72.26
(2.84)
117.75
(4.64)
125.56
(4.94)
716.93
(28.23)
Mean monthly sunshine hours 109.86 122.63 158.37 208.61 262.39 319.36 351.16 314.45 243.8 173.51 115.8 94.64 2,438.7
Source: Hellenic National Meteorological Service[3]

Population[edit]

Year Population
1981 271
1991 252
2001 310
2011 314

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
  2. ^ "EETAA local government changes". Retrieved 26 June 2020.
  3. ^ "Trapeza Climatic Data". Hellenic National Meteorological Service. Retrieved 19 June 2021.