Gilly-sur-Isère (French pronunciation: [ʒili syʁ izɛʁ], literally Gilly on Isère; Arpitan: Zèlyé) is a commune in the Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.

Gilly-sur-Isère
The centre of Gilly-sur-Isère
The centre of Gilly-sur-Isère
Coat of arms of Gilly-sur-Isère
Location of Gilly-sur-Isère
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Gilly-sur-Isère is located in France
Gilly-sur-Isère
Gilly-sur-Isère
Gilly-sur-Isère is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Gilly-sur-Isère
Gilly-sur-Isère
Coordinates: 45°39′38″N 6°21′00″E / 45.6606°N 6.35°E / 45.6606; 6.35
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentSavoie
ArrondissementChambéry
CantonAlbertville-2
IntercommunalityCA Arlysère
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Pierre Loubet[1]
Area
1
7.03 km2 (2.71 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2020)[2]
3,062
 • Density440/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
73124 /73200
Elevation318–444 m (1,043–1,457 ft)
Websitewww.gilly.fr
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Gilly-sur-Isere is situated at the edge of Albertville to the bottom of the Combe de Savoie where you can access the valleys of Maurienne and Tarentaise and the valley of Arly and Beaufortain.

Geography Edit

Climate Edit

Gilly-sur-Isère has a oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification Cfb). The average annual temperature in Gilly-sur-Isère is 11.4 °C (52.5 °F). The average annual rainfall is 1,353.7 mm (53.30 in) with December as the wettest month. The temperatures are highest on average in July, at around 20.7 °C (69.3 °F), and lowest in January, at around 1.7 °C (35.1 °F). The highest temperature ever recorded in Gilly-sur-Isère was 39.0 °C (102.2 °F) on 13 August 2003; the coldest temperature ever recorded was −24.0 °C (−11.2 °F) on 6 January 1985.

Climate data for Gilly-sur-Isère (1991−2020 normals, extremes 1982−2020)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 16.9
(62.4)
23.0
(73.4)
26.2
(79.2)
29.6
(85.3)
31.1
(88.0)
36.0
(96.8)
38.3
(100.9)
39.0
(102.2)
33.2
(91.8)
29.8
(85.6)
23.3
(73.9)
19.6
(67.3)
39.0
(102.2)
Average high °C (°F) 6.3
(43.3)
8.8
(47.8)
14.1
(57.4)
18.0
(64.4)
21.8
(71.2)
25.4
(77.7)
27.5
(81.5)
27.1
(80.8)
22.7
(72.9)
17.7
(63.9)
10.9
(51.6)
6.5
(43.7)
17.2
(63.0)
Daily mean °C (°F) 1.7
(35.1)
3.3
(37.9)
7.8
(46.0)
11.3
(52.3)
15.3
(59.5)
18.9
(66.0)
20.7
(69.3)
20.5
(68.9)
16.4
(61.5)
12.0
(53.6)
6.1
(43.0)
2.3
(36.1)
11.4
(52.5)
Average low °C (°F) −2.8
(27.0)
−2.1
(28.2)
1.5
(34.7)
4.5
(40.1)
8.7
(47.7)
12.3
(54.1)
14.0
(57.2)
13.8
(56.8)
10.2
(50.4)
6.2
(43.2)
1.2
(34.2)
−1.9
(28.6)
5.5
(41.9)
Record low °C (°F) −24.0
(−11.2)
−19.0
(−2.2)
−10.5
(13.1)
−4.3
(24.3)
−1.4
(29.5)
0.8
(33.4)
4.9
(40.8)
3.4
(38.1)
−1.4
(29.5)
−6.0
(21.2)
−15.0
(5.0)
−16.0
(3.2)
−24.0
(−11.2)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 135.9
(5.35)
105.8
(4.17)
108.0
(4.25)
92.7
(3.65)
109.1
(4.30)
104.8
(4.13)
100.3
(3.95)
107.5
(4.23)
97.3
(3.83)
109.0
(4.29)
125.5
(4.94)
157.8
(6.21)
1,353.7
(53.30)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm) 10.2 8.5 9.6 9.1 11.8 10.6 9.5 9.4 9.1 10.3 10.4 11.1 119.8
Source: Météo-France[3]

See also Edit

References Edit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2020". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2022.
  3. ^ "Fiche Climatologique Statistiques 1991-2020 et records" (PDF) (in French). Météo-France. Retrieved September 5, 2022.

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