Alexandrov Gay

Alexandrov Gay (Russian: Алекса́ндров Гай; Kazakh: Алғай, Alǵaı) is a rural locality (a selo) and the administrative center of Alexandrovo-Gaysky District of Saratov Oblast, Russia, located near the Russo-Kazakh border. Population: 9,728 (2010 Census);[1] 9,993 (2002 Census);[4] 9,611 (1989 Census).[5]

Alexandrov Gay
Александров Гай
Location of Alexandrov Gay
Alexandrov Gay is located in Russia
Alexandrov Gay
Alexandrov Gay
Location of Alexandrov Gay
Alexandrov Gay is located in Saratov Oblast
Alexandrov Gay
Alexandrov Gay
Alexandrov Gay (Saratov Oblast)
Coordinates: 50°08′N 48°33′E / 50.133°N 48.550°E / 50.133; 48.550Coordinates: 50°08′N 48°33′E / 50.133°N 48.550°E / 50.133; 48.550
CountryRussia
Federal subjectSaratov Oblast
Administrative districtAlexandrovo-Gaysky District
Founded1762
Elevation
21 m (69 ft)
Population
 • Total9,728
 • Capital ofAlexandrovo-Gaysky District
Time zoneUTC+4 (MSK+1 Edit this on Wikidata[2])
Postal code(s)[3]
413370—413372
OKTMO ID63602401101

HistoryEdit

It was founded in 1762.[citation needed]

EconomyEdit

It is an entry point to Russia for natural gas trunklines from Central Asia (Central Asia-Center gas pipeline system) as also for the Russian natural gas export lines Soyuz and OrenburgNovopskov.

ClimateEdit

Climate data for Alexandrov Gay (1991–2020, extremes 1929–present)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 9.1
(48.4)
11.2
(52.2)
21.7
(71.1)
32.8
(91.0)
38.4
(101.1)
43.7
(110.7)
43.5
(110.3)
43.8
(110.8)
38.4
(101.1)
31.3
(88.3)
20.1
(68.2)
10.0
(50.0)
43.8
(110.8)
Average high °C (°F) −5.3
(22.5)
−4.4
(24.1)
3.2
(37.8)
15.8
(60.4)
24.2
(75.6)
29.6
(85.3)
31.8
(89.2)
30.5
(86.9)
23.0
(73.4)
13.6
(56.5)
3.2
(37.8)
−3.4
(25.9)
13.5
(56.3)
Daily mean °C (°F) −8.8
(16.2)
−8.7
(16.3)
−1.5
(29.3)
9.3
(48.7)
17.0
(62.6)
22.4
(72.3)
24.6
(76.3)
22.9
(73.2)
15.7
(60.3)
7.7
(45.9)
−0.7
(30.7)
−6.8
(19.8)
7.8
(46.0)
Average low °C (°F) −12.1
(10.2)
−12.3
(9.9)
−5.4
(22.3)
3.6
(38.5)
10.3
(50.5)
15.3
(59.5)
17.5
(63.5)
15.7
(60.3)
9.1
(48.4)
2.9
(37.2)
−3.8
(25.2)
−10
(14)
2.6
(36.7)
Record low °C (°F) −39.9
(−39.8)
−39.4
(−38.9)
−33.5
(−28.3)
−17.6
(0.3)
−4.4
(24.1)
−0.9
(30.4)
5.3
(41.5)
3.6
(38.5)
−5.2
(22.6)
−15.2
(4.6)
−32.4
(−26.3)
−33.1
(−27.6)
−39.9
(−39.8)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 29
(1.1)
22
(0.9)
25
(1.0)
26
(1.0)
26
(1.0)
29
(1.1)
24
(0.9)
20
(0.8)
25
(1.0)
33
(1.3)
21
(0.8)
30
(1.2)
310
(12.2)
Average extreme snow depth cm (inches) 8
(3.1)
12
(4.7)
8
(3.1)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
1
(0.4)
4
(1.6)
12
(4.7)
Average rainy days 4 3 5 9 9 9 7 7 8 9 8 5 84
Average snowy days 15 11 8 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 13 59
Average relative humidity (%) 86 84 83 66 56 52 52 52 59 73 86 87 70
Mean monthly sunshine hours 58 99 128 187 242 255 265 217 167 114 63 50 1,845
Source 1: Pogoda.ru.net[6]
Source 2: NOAA (sun, 1961–1990)[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b 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). June 3, 2011. Retrieved January 19, 2019.
  3. ^ Почта России. Информационно-вычислительный центр ОАСУ РПО. (Russian Post). Поиск объектов почтовой связи (Postal Objects Search) (in Russian)
  4. ^ Russian Federal State Statistics Service (May 21, 2004). Численность населения России, субъектов Российской Федерации в составе федеральных округов, районов, городских поселений, сельских населённых пунктов – районных центров и сельских населённых пунктов с населением 3 тысячи и более человек [Population of Russia, Its Federal Districts, Federal Subjects, Districts, Urban Localities, Rural Localities—Administrative Centers, and Rural Localities with Population of Over 3,000] (XLS). Всероссийская перепись населения 2002 года [All-Russia Population Census of 2002] (in Russian).
  5. ^ Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 г. Численность наличного населения союзных и автономных республик, автономных областей и округов, краёв, областей, районов, городских поселений и сёл-райцентров [All Union Population Census of 1989: Present Population of Union and Autonomous Republics, Autonomous Oblasts and Okrugs, Krais, Oblasts, Districts, Urban Settlements, and Villages Serving as District Administrative Centers]. Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 года [All-Union Population Census of 1989] (in Russian). Институт демографии Национального исследовательского университета: Высшая школа экономики [Institute of Demography at the National Research University: Higher School of Economics]. 1989 – via Demoscope Weekly.
  6. ^ "Weather and Climate- The Climate of Alexandrov Gay" (in Russian). Weather and Climate (Погода и климат). Retrieved November 19, 2021.
  7. ^ "Aleksandrov–Gaj (Alexandrov Gay) Climate Normals 1961–1990". National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Retrieved November 19, 2021.