Tanjung Selor

Tanjung Selor is a town and the capital of North Kalimantan province in Indonesia. It is also the capital of Bulungan Regency. The district has an area of 1,277.81 km2 and a population of 39,439 at the 2010 Census. The district is served by the Tanjung Harapan Airport.

Tanjung Selor
A view of Tanjung Selor
A view of Tanjung Selor
Tanjung Selor is located in Kalimantan
Tanjung Selor
Tanjung Selor
Location in Kalimantan and Indonesia
Tanjung Selor is located in Indonesia
Tanjung Selor
Tanjung Selor
Tanjung Selor (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 2°51′0″N 117°23′0″E / 2.85000°N 117.38333°E / 2.85000; 117.38333Coordinates: 2°51′0″N 117°23′0″E / 2.85000°N 117.38333°E / 2.85000; 117.38333
Country Indonesia
Province North Kalimantan
RegencyBulungan
Area
 • Total1,277.81 km2 (493.37 sq mi)
Elevation
24 m (79 ft)
Population
 (2010 Census)
 • Total51,996
 • Density41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (Indonesia Central Time)
Area code(+62) 553

ClimateEdit

Tanjung Selor has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) with heavy rainfall year-round.

Climate data for Tanjung Selor
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 30.0
(86.0)
30.0
(86.0)
30.2
(86.4)
30.5
(86.9)
30.8
(87.4)
30.5
(86.9)
30.7
(87.3)
30.8
(87.4)
30.9
(87.6)
31.0
(87.8)
30.8
(87.4)
30.3
(86.5)
30.5
(87.0)
Daily mean °C (°F) 26.5
(79.7)
26.5
(79.7)
26.7
(80.1)
27.0
(80.6)
27.2
(81.0)
26.8
(80.2)
26.9
(80.4)
26.9
(80.4)
27.0
(80.6)
27.0
(80.6)
27.1
(80.8)
26.8
(80.2)
26.9
(80.4)
Average low °C (°F) 23.0
(73.4)
23.0
(73.4)
23.3
(73.9)
23.5
(74.3)
23.6
(74.5)
23.2
(73.8)
23.1
(73.6)
23.1
(73.6)
23.1
(73.6)
23.1
(73.6)
23.4
(74.1)
23.3
(73.9)
23.2
(73.8)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 235
(9.3)
235
(9.3)
212
(8.3)
186
(7.3)
222
(8.7)
189
(7.4)
207
(8.1)
213
(8.4)
229
(9.0)
229
(9.0)
281
(11.1)
278
(10.9)
2,716
(106.8)
Source: [1]

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