Kalar, Iraq

Kalar (Kurdish: که‌لار‎, Kelar ) is a city in Iraqi Kurdistan located on the west bank of the Sirwan (Diyala) river in Sulaymaniyah Governorate. It is located east of Kifri and west of the Kermanshah, Iran towns of Qasri Shirin and Sarpol Zahab.

Kalar

Kurdish: که‌لار

Kelar
The view of Kalar from Sherwana Castle
The view of Kalar from Sherwana Castle
Kalar is located in Iraq
Kalar
Kalar
Kalar in Iraq
Coordinates: 34°37′45″N 45°19′20″E / 34.62917°N 45.32222°ECoordinates: 34°37′45″N 45°19′20″E / 34.62917°N 45.32222°E
Country Iraq
GovernorateSulaymaniyah
DistrictKalar
Elevation
231 m (758 ft)
Population
 (2018)
 • Total145,200
Time zoneUTC+3

Climate

Kalar is located in the Garmian Region in Southern Kurdistan that is known for having a warm and dry climate, occasionally reaching over 50° Celsius in the Summer. It's warmest in July and coldest in January. The temperature rarely reaches below 0° Celsius in winter. According to the Köppen-Geiger climate classification system, Kalar has a Semi-arid climate (BSh).

Notable inhabitants

References

  1. ^ Kalar weather. "Kalar climate: Average Temperature, weather by month, Kalar weather averages - Climate-Data.org". en.climate-data.org.
Kalar

Kalar can refer to:

Kalar, Iraq

Kalar, Ardabil, Iran

Kalar, Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari, Iran

Kalwar (caste), Indian caste

Kalar, Burmese derogatory word for Muslims

Climate data for Kalar, Iraq
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 25
(77)
30
(86)
37
(99)
42
(108)
49
(120)
51
(124)
53
(127)
54
(129)
52
(126)
44
(111)
33
(91)
29
(84)
54
(129)
Average high °C (°F) 15
(59)
17
(63)
23
(73)
30
(86)
37
(99)
44
(111)
47
(117)
47
(117)
42
(108)
34
(93)
24
(75)
17
(63)
31
(89)
Average low °C (°F) 3
(37)
4
(39)
9
(48)
14
(57)
20
(68)
25
(77)
29
(84)
27
(81)
21
(70)
16
(61)
10
(50)
5
(41)
15
(59)
Record low °C (°F) −15
(5)
−11
(12)
−6
(21)
0
(32)
10
(50)
15
(59)
20
(68)
15
(59)
7
(45)
1
(34)
−4
(25)
−13
(9)
−15
(5)
Average rainfall mm (inches) 34.1
(1.34)
31.1
(1.22)
40.3
(1.59)
36
(1.4)
15.5
(0.61)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
12.4
(0.49)
27
(1.1)
27.9
(1.10)
224.3
(8.85)
Source: [1]
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