Abtenau

Abtenau is a market town in the Hallein District of Salzburg in Austria. The municipality is located in Lammertal, Tennengau, about 45 km south of Salzburg, and encompasses the entire middle valley of the Lammer.

Abtenau
Abtenau is located in Austria
Abtenau
Abtenau
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°32′00″N 13°21′00″E / 47.53333°N 13.35000°E / 47.53333; 13.35000Coordinates: 47°32′00″N 13°21′00″E / 47.53333°N 13.35000°E / 47.53333; 13.35000
CountryAustria
StateSalzburg
DistrictHallein
Government
 • MayorJohann Schnitzhofer (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total186.95 km2 (72.18 sq mi)
Elevation
714 m (2,343 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total5,842
 • Density31/km2 (81/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
5441
Area code06243
Vehicle registrationHA
Websitewww.abtenau.at

GeographyEdit

Abtenau lies in the Lammer river valley (Lammertal) about 45 km south of Salzburg.

ClimateEdit

Climate data for Abtenau (1971–2000)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 14.1
(57.4)
18.0
(64.4)
24.0
(75.2)
28.5
(83.3)
30.4
(86.7)
34.3
(93.7)
36.8
(98.2)
35.0
(95.0)
31.5
(88.7)
28.3
(82.9)
23.6
(74.5)
19.2
(66.6)
36.8
(98.2)
Average high °C (°F) 2.0
(35.6)
4.5
(40.1)
8.6
(47.5)
12.9
(55.2)
18.8
(65.8)
20.9
(69.6)
23.2
(73.8)
23.1
(73.6)
19.3
(66.7)
14.5
(58.1)
6.5
(43.7)
2.3
(36.1)
13.1
(55.6)
Daily mean °C (°F) −3.1
(26.4)
−1.5
(29.3)
2.3
(36.1)
6.4
(43.5)
11.9
(53.4)
14.6
(58.3)
16.6
(61.9)
16.3
(61.3)
12.6
(54.7)
7.9
(46.2)
1.6
(34.9)
−2.2
(28.0)
7.0
(44.6)
Average low °C (°F) −6.5
(20.3)
−5.4
(22.3)
−1.7
(28.9)
1.7
(35.1)
6.4
(43.5)
9.5
(49.1)
11.6
(52.9)
11.4
(52.5)
8.2
(46.8)
3.9
(39.0)
−1.6
(29.1)
−5.3
(22.5)
2.7
(36.9)
Record low °C (°F) −26
(−15)
−20.5
(−4.9)
−24
(−11)
−8.7
(16.3)
−7
(19)
0.4
(32.7)
4.0
(39.2)
−0.9
(30.4)
−2
(28)
−8.6
(16.5)
−18.2
(−0.8)
−25.5
(−13.9)
−26
(−15)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 104.3
(4.11)
81.2
(3.20)
112.1
(4.41)
99.7
(3.93)
121.6
(4.79)
183.4
(7.22)
216.2
(8.51)
185.6
(7.31)
133.5
(5.26)
94.0
(3.70)
107.7
(4.24)
118.1
(4.65)
1,557.4
(61.31)
Average snowfall cm (inches) 68.2
(26.9)
60.8
(23.9)
62.0
(24.4)
13.8
(5.4)
0.1
(0.0)
0.0
(0.0)
0.0
(0.0)
0.0
(0.0)
0.0
(0.0)
0.8
(0.3)
35.6
(14.0)
76.0
(29.9)
317.3
(124.9)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm) 11.4 10.5 13.4 13.2 13.7 16.9 17.0 14.7 12.1 11.0 12.5 12.9 159.3
Average relative humidity (%) (at 14:00) 74.3 64.0 56.9 51.1 49.4 54.8 52.5 53.3 55.3 58.0 72.2 80.4 60.2
Mean monthly sunshine hours 62.9 92.9 143.1 142.6 186.9 167.6 192.4 188.9 159.3 141.0 65.7 56.1 1,599.4
Percent possible sunshine 39.3 42.4 45.5 40.4 46.3 40.0 45.7 48.6 48.3 51.7 35.6 41.6 43.8
Source: Central Institute for Meteorology and Geodynamics[3]


PopulationEdit

The municipal area comprises the following 23 villages (in brackets population as of 1 January 2019):

  • Abtenau (1203)
  • Au (544)
  • Döllerhof (450)
  • Erlfeld (163)
  • Fischbach (419)
  • Gseng (25)
  • Hallseiten (47)
  • Kehlhof (490)
  • Leitenhaus (158)
  • Lindenthal (510)
  • Möselberg (102)
  • Pichl (452)
  • Rigaus (213)
  • Salfelden (76)
  • Schorn (284)
  • Schratten (129)
  • Seetratten (98)
  • Seydegg (25)
  • Stocker (133)
  • Unterberg (45)
  • Wagner (116)
  • Waldhof (173)
  • Wegscheid (54)

Sister townsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Dauersiedlungsraum der Gemeinden Politischen Bezirke und Bundesländer - Gebietsstand 1.1.2018". Statistics Austria. Retrieved 10 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Einwohnerzahl 1.1.2018 nach Gemeinden mit Status, Gebietsstand 1.1.2018". Statistics Austria. Retrieved 9 March 2019.
  3. ^ "Klimadaten von Österreich 1971–2000 – Salzburg-Abtenau" (in German). Central Institute for Meteorology and Geodynamics. Archived from the original on 12 October 2019. Retrieved 23 November 2019. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)