Väike-Maarja

Väike-Maarja is a small borough (Estonian: alevik) in Lääne-Viru County, Estonia. It is the administrative centre of Väike-Maarja Parish.

Väike-Maarja
Väike-Maarja Church
Väike-Maarja is located in Estonia
Väike-Maarja
Väike-Maarja
Location in Estonia
Coordinates: 59°07′41″N 26°15′05″E / 59.12806°N 26.25139°E / 59.12806; 26.25139Coordinates: 59°07′41″N 26°15′05″E / 59.12806°N 26.25139°E / 59.12806; 26.25139
Country Estonia
CountyLääne-Virumaa lipp.svg Lääne-Viru County
MunicipalityFlag of Väike-Maarja Parish.svg Väike-Maarja Parish
Population
 (01.01.2008)
 • Total2,005

Väike-Maarja Church was initially built as a fortress church.[1]

ClimateEdit

Climate data for Väike- Maarja (1981–2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 8.2
(46.8)
10.5
(50.9)
16.1
(61.0)
25.6
(78.1)
29.4
(84.9)
30.6
(87.1)
33.7
(92.7)
34.5
(94.1)
29.5
(85.1)
20.5
(68.9)
10.9
(51.6)
10.5
(50.9)
34.5
(94.1)
Average high °C (°F) −2.7
(27.1)
−3.1
(26.4)
1.4
(34.5)
9.3
(48.7)
16.1
(61.0)
19.3
(66.7)
22.1
(71.8)
20.5
(68.9)
14.7
(58.5)
8.4
(47.1)
1.8
(35.2)
−1.5
(29.3)
8.9
(48.0)
Daily mean °C (°F) −5.2
(22.6)
−6
(21)
−2.2
(28.0)
4.3
(39.7)
10.4
(50.7)
14.2
(57.6)
16.9
(62.4)
15.4
(59.7)
10.3
(50.5)
5.2
(41.4)
−0.3
(31.5)
−3.8
(25.2)
4.9
(40.8)
Average low °C (°F) −8
(18)
−9.2
(15.4)
−5.7
(21.7)
−0.2
(31.6)
4.4
(39.9)
8.8
(47.8)
11.4
(52.5)
10.6
(51.1)
6.4
(43.5)
2.2
(36.0)
−2.7
(27.1)
−6.5
(20.3)
1.0
(33.8)
Record low °C (°F) −33.7
(−28.7)
−31.2
(−24.2)
−25.6
(−14.1)
−14.3
(6.3)
−6.6
(20.1)
−1.3
(29.7)
2.4
(36.3)
1.4
(34.5)
−5.4
(22.3)
−13.6
(7.5)
−23.7
(−10.7)
−27.3
(−17.1)
−33.7
(−28.7)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 46
(1.8)
33
(1.3)
36
(1.4)
31
(1.2)
43
(1.7)
74
(2.9)
80
(3.1)
94
(3.7)
68
(2.7)
81
(3.2)
59
(2.3)
48
(1.9)
693
(27.3)
Average relative humidity (%) 89 87 82 73 67 73 76 80 84 88 91 91 82
Source: Estonian Weather Service[2][3][4]

Notable peopleEdit

 
Monument to poet Jakob Liiv.
 
Monument to strongman and wrestler Georg Lurich

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Väike-Maarja Church, Estonia". Visitestonia.com. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  2. ^ "Climate normals-Temperature". Estonian Weather Service. Retrieved 28 September 2016.
  3. ^ "Climate normals-Precipitation". Estonian Weather Service. Retrieved 28 September 2016.
  4. ^ "Climate normals-Humidity". Estonian Weather Service. Retrieved 28 September 2016.

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