Kestřany

Kestřany is a village and municipality (obec) in Písek District in the South Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic. It is situated near the confluence of the Otava and Blanice rivers.

Kestřany
Municipality
Medieval stronghold in Kestřany
Medieval stronghold in Kestřany
Flag of Kestřany
Flag
Coat of arms of Kestřany
Coat of arms
Kestřany is located in Czech Republic
Kestřany
Kestřany
Coordinates: 49°16′9″N 14°4′21″E / 49.26917°N 14.07250°E / 49.26917; 14.07250Coordinates: 49°16′9″N 14°4′21″E / 49.26917°N 14.07250°E / 49.26917; 14.07250
Country Czech Republic
RegionSouth Bohemian
DistrictPísek
Area
 • Total20.08 km2 (7.75 sq mi)
Elevation
373 m (1,224 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total675
 • Density34/km2 (87/sq mi)
Postal code
39821
Websitehttp://mesta.obce.cz/kestrany/informace.html

The municipality covers an area of 20.08 square kilometres (7.75 sq mi), and has a population of 626 (as at 2005).

Kestřany lies approximately 6 kilometres (4 mi) south-west of Písek, 44 km (27 mi) north-west of České Budějovice, and 95 km (59 mi) south of Prague.

Close to this village is National nature reserve Řežabinec a Řežabinecké tůně.

ClimateEdit

Climate data for Kestřany - Cerveny Ovcin
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Daily mean °C (°F) −0.22
(31.60)
0.33
(32.59)
4.43
(39.97)
10.5
(50.9)
14.43
(57.97)
17.95
(64.31)
19.93
(67.87)
18.67
(65.61)
14.75
(58.55)
9.33
(48.79)
4.83
(40.69)
0.7
(33.3)
9.6
(49.3)
Source: [1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "PV potential estimation utility". Photovoltaic Geographical Information System - Interactive Maps. Archived from the original on September 20, 2018. Retrieved January 16, 2020.