Semarang

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Semarang
Kota Semarang
City
The Tugu Muda represents the 5 days war in Semarang durin Revolution
The Tugu Muda represents the 5 days war in Semarang durin Revolution
Offeecial seal o Semarang
Seal
Motto: Semarang Kota ATLAS
Semarang is located in Indonesia
Semarang
Semarang
Location o Semarang in Indonesie
Coordinates: 6°58′S 110°25′E / 6.967°S 110.417°E / -6.967; 110.417
Kintra Indonesie
Province Central Java
Govrenment
 • Mayor Drs. H. Soemarmo HS, MSi
Aurie
 • Tot 373.70 km2 (144.29 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Tot 1,553,778
 • Density 4,200/km2 (11,000/sq mi)
Time zone WIB (UTC+7)
Aurie code(s) +6224
Wabsteid www.semarang.go.id

Semarang (pronoonced [səˈmaraŋ]) is a ceety on the north coast o the island o Java, Indonesie. It is the caipital an lairgest ceety o the province o Central Java.

It haes an aurie o 373.70 km² an a population o approximately 1.5 million fowk, makin it Indonesie's 7t maist populous ceety. Greater Semarang (aka Kedungsapur) haes a population o close tae 5 million (see Greater Semarang section), an is locatit at 6°58′S 110°25′E / 6.967°S 110.417°E / -6.967; 110.417. A major port durin the Dutch colonial era, an still an important regional center an port the day, the ceety haes a dominant Javanese population.

Geography and climate[eedit | eedit soorce]

Geografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

Semarang is locatit on the northren coast o Java. The northren pairt o the ceety is built on the coastal plain while the soothren pairts, kent as Candi Lama an Candi Baru, are on heicher groond. Twa Dutch-built aqueducts run through the ceety tae control the yearly flood, ane on the east side an ane through the wast side, essentially dividin the ceety intae three major auries.

Climate[eedit | eedit soorce]

Semarang featurs a tropical rainforest climate that borders on a tropical monsoon climate. The ceety features distinctly wetter an drier months, wi Juin through August bein the driest months. However, in nane o these months does average precipitation faw below 60 mm, hence the tropical rainforest categorization. Semarang on average sees approximately 2800 mm o rain annually. Average temperatures in the ceety are relatively consistent, hoverin aroond 28 degrees Celsius.

Climate data for Semarang
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average heich °C (°F) 29
(85)
29
(85)
30
(86)
31
(88)
32
(89)
32
(89)
32
(89)
32
(89)
32
(90)
32
(90)
31
(88)
30
(86)
31
(87.8)
Average law °C (°F) 25
(77)
25
(77)
25
(77)
26
(78)
26
(78)
25
(77)
24
(76)
24
(76)
25
(77)
26
(78)
26
(78)
25
(77)
25.2
(77.2)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 430
(16.93)
360
(14.17)
320
(12.6)
230
(9.06)
160
(6.3)
80
(3.15)
80
(3.15)
60
(2.36)
100
(3.94)
160
(6.3)
220
(8.66)
330
(12.99)
2,780
(109.45)
Soorce: Watherbase [1]

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