Yerbogachen

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Yerbogachen

Ербогачен
Location of Yerbogachen
Yerbogachen is located in Russia
Yerbogachen
Yerbogachen
Location of Yerbogachen
Yerbogachen is located in Irkutsk Oblast
Yerbogachen
Yerbogachen
Yerbogachen (Irkutsk Oblast)
Coordinates: 61°16′N 108°1′E / 61.267°N 108.017°E / 61.267; 108.017Coordinates: 61°16′N 108°1′E / 61.267°N 108.017°E / 61.267; 108.017
Country Russia
Federal subject Irkutsk Oblast
Founded 1860
Population
 • Total 1,965
 • Capital of Katangsky District[1]
Time zone UTC+8 (MSK+5 [2])
Postal code(s)[3]
666610
OKTMO ID 25616404101

Yerbogachen (Russian: Ербогачён), sometimes written Erbogachen or Erbogachene, is a rural locality in Irkutsk Oblast, Russia, located on the Nizhnyaya Tunguska River. It is the administrative center of Katangsky District. Population: 1,965 (2010 Census);[1]

Transportation

The town is served by the Erbogachen Airport.[4]

Climate

Yerbogachen has a subarctic climate (Köppen climate classification Dfc). Winters are bitterly cold with average temperatures from −35.1 °C (−31 °F) to −24.8 °C (−13 °F) in January, while summers are warm with average temperatures from 10.3 °C (51 °F) to 24.6 °C (76 °F). Precipitation is quite low, but is significantly higher in summer than at other times of the year.

Yerbogachen has a climate comparable to that of the Yakutia.

Climate data for Yergobachen
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 0.2
(32.4)
3.6
(38.5)
12.3
(54.1)
20.3
(68.5)
33.9
(93.0)
34.9
(94.8)
35.8
(96.4)
34.1
(93.4)
30.4
(86.7)
20.1
(68.2)
6.2
(43.2)
3.4
(38.1)
35.8
(96.4)
Average high °C (°F) −24.8
(−12.6)
−18.5
(−1.3)
−7.1
(19.2)
2.2
(36.0)
11.9
(53.4)
21.4
(70.5)
24.6
(76.3)
20.6
(69.1)
11.2
(52.2)
−0.8
(30.6)
−15.1
(4.8)
−23.9
(−11.0)
0.1
(32.3)
Daily mean °C (°F) −30.0
(−22.0)
−26.0
(−14.8)
−15.9
(3.4)
−4.7
(23.5)
5.7
(42.3)
14.3
(57.7)
17.5
(63.5)
13.7
(56.7)
5.3
(41.5)
−5.2
(22.6)
−20.5
(−4.9)
−28.8
(−19.8)
−6.2
(20.8)
Average low °C (°F) −35.1
(−31.2)
−32.6
(−26.7)
−24.5
(−12.1)
−12.1
(10.2)
−0.4
(31.3)
7.1
(44.8)
10.3
(50.5)
7.1
(44.8)
0.4
(32.7)
−9.6
(14.7)
−25.8
(−14.4)
−33.7
(−28.7)
−12.4
(9.7)
Record low °C (°F) −61.2
(−78.2)
−59.5
(−75.1)
−53.3
(−63.9)
−43.2
(−45.8)
−23.6
(−10.5)
−8.6
(16.5)
−3.4
(25.9)
−6.9
(19.6)
−19.8
(−3.6)
−39.8
(−39.6)
−54.8
(−66.6)
−58.6
(−73.5)
−61.2
(−78.2)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 15
(0.6)
10
(0.4)
12
(0.5)
20
(0.8)
25
(1.0)
47
(1.9)
53
(2.1)
46
(1.8)
34
(1.3)
39
(1.5)
27
(1.1)
19
(0.7)
347
(13.7)
Average rainy days 0 0 1 6 13 16 14 14 15 8 1 0 88
Average snowy days 21 18 16 10 2 0.1 0 0 2 16 22 22 129.1
Average relative humidity (%) 77 75 68 61 57 61 67 74 74 77 79 78 71
Mean monthly sunshine hours 38 115 195 235 257 303 315 231 145 86 58 18 1,996
Source #1: pogoda.ru.net[5]
Source #2: NOAA (sun only, 1961-1990)[6]

References

  1. ^ a b c d 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.
  2. ^ "Об исчислении времени". Официальный интернет-портал правовой информации (in Russian). 3 June 2011. Retrieved 19 January 2019.
  3. ^ Почта России. Информационно-вычислительный центр ОАСУ РПО. (Russian Post). Поиск объектов почтовой связи (Postal Objects Search) (in Russian)
  4. ^ "Yerbogachen Airport". OurAirports. Retrieved 19 January 2013.
  5. ^ "Weather And Climate - Climate Erbogachene" (in Russian). Retrieved 19 January 2013.
  6. ^ "Climate Normals for Erbogacen". National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Retrieved 19 January 2013.
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