Emden

biggest city in East Friesland, Lower Saxony, Germany

Emden is a town in the most northwest of Germany. It is the main town of the region of East Frisia, and also a port town of the North Sea. About 51,000 people were living in Emden in 2016.

Emden
Flug Emden 2010 191.JPG
Coat of arms of Emden
Location of Emden
Emden is located in Germany
Emden
Emden
Emden is located in Lower Saxony
Emden
Emden
Coordinates: 53°22′1″N 07°12′22″E / 53.36694°N 7.20611°E / 53.36694; 7.20611Coordinates: 53°22′1″N 07°12′22″E / 53.36694°N 7.20611°E / 53.36694; 7.20611
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictUrban district
Government
 • Lord mayorBernd Bornemann (SPD)
Area
 • Total112.33 km2 (43.37 sq mi)
Elevation
1 m (3 ft)
Population
 (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total50,694
 • Density450/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
26721, 26723, 26725
Dialling codes04921, 04927 (Knock)
Vehicle registrationEMD
Websitewww.emden.de

ClimateEdit

Climate data for Emden (1981–2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 4.7
(40.5)
5.6
(42.1)
9.0
(48.2)
13.5
(56.3)
17.0
(62.6)
19.7
(67.5)
22.2
(72.0)
22.2
(72.0)
18.4
(65.1)
13.6
(56.5)
8.5
(47.3)
4.8
(40.6)
13.3
(55.9)
Average low °C (°F) −0.1
(31.8)
-0.0
(32.0)
1.7
(35.1)
3.6
(38.5)
7.2
(45.0)
10.1
(50.2)
12.7
(54.9)
12.7
(54.9)
10.0
(50.0)
6.4
(43.5)
3.3
(37.9)
0.1
(32.2)
5.6
(42.2)
Average rainfall mm (inches) 66.8
(2.63)
47.6
(1.87)
60.9
(2.40)
39.9
(1.57)
55.8
(2.20)
79.1
(3.11)
80.3
(3.16)
71.3
(2.81)
81.5
(3.21)
75.6
(2.98)
74.3
(2.93)
67.9
(2.67)
801
(31.54)
Mean monthly sunshine hours 53.0 70.7 122.7 179.5 216.6 204.4 211.3 186.2 143.3 112.7 54.3 51.5 1,606.2
Source: Météoclimat

Sister cities/townsEdit

  Haugesund, Rogaland, Norway.

Famous peopleEdit

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