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Bree, Belgium

For other pages named Bree, see Bree

Bree
Brée (French)
Municipality
Flag of Bree
Flag
Coat of arms of Bree
Coat of arms
Bree is located in Belgium
Bree
Location in Belgium
Coordinates:
Country Belgium
Community Flemish Community
Region Flemish Region
Province Limburg
Arrondissement Maaseik
Government
 • Mayor Liesbeth van der Auwera
 • Governing party/ies Jong
Area
 • Total 64.96 km2 (25.08 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 15,379
 • Density 240/km2 (610/sq mi)
Postal codes 3960
Area codes 089
Website www.bree.be

Bree is a city located in the Belgian province of Limburg. On January 1, 2006, Bree had a total population of 14,503. The total area is 64.96 km² which gives it a population density of 223 inhabitants per square km. The mayor of Bree is Liesbeth van der Auwera.

Contents

  • Climate 1
  • Famous inhabitants 2
  • Sister cities 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Climate

Climate in this area has mild differences between highs and lows, and there is adequate rainfall year round. The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Cfb" (Marine West Coast Climate/Oceanic climate).[2]

Climate data for Bree
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 4
(40)
5
(41)
10
(50)
14
(58)
19
(66)
22
(71)
23
(74)
23
(74)
20
(68)
15
(59)
9
(49)
6
(42)
14.2
(57.7)
Average low °C (°F) −1
(31)
−2
(29)
1
(34)
3
(38)
7
(45)
10
(50)
12
(54)
12
(54)
10
(50)
6
(43)
3
(38)
1
(34)
5.2
(41.7)
Average precipitation cm (inches) 13
(5)
6.1
(2.4)
5.6
(2.2)
5
(2)
5.8
(2.3)
7.4
(2.9)
8
(3)
14
(5.5)
7.9
(3.1)
10
(4)
7.9
(3.1)
8.9
(3.5)
99.6
(39.0)
Source: Weatherbase [3]

Famous inhabitants

Sister cities

Bree is twinned with four cities:

References

  1. ^ Population per municipality on 1 January 2013 (XLS; 607.5 KB)
  2. ^ Climate Summary for Bree, Belgium
  3. ^ "Weatherbase: Historical Weather for Bree, Belgium". Weatherbase. 2011. ; retrieved November 24, 2011.

External links

  • Official website (Dutch)
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