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Quick facts about Tallinn and Estonia
Tallinn, the capital of Estonia, is located in Northern Europe in the north-eastern part of the Baltic Sea region.
Total area 159,2 km2 (Estonia 45 227 km2)
Coastline 46 km
Green areas 40 km2.
The climate in Tallinn is characterized by a fairly cold winter, a cool spring with little
precipitation, a moderately warm summer and a long and rainy autumn.
However, some summers have weeks at a stretch of temperatures around +30°C,
and a warm, sunny summer can keep autumn at bay until mid-October.
Average temperature in July +17,8 °C (2016). Average temperature in February +0,7°C (2016).
Weather forecast: www.weather.ee/tallinn
The population of Tallinn is 445 480 (01.08.2017).
Nationalities living in Tallinn: Estonian 53.2%, Russian 38%, Ukrainian 3.4%,
Estonian’s offcial language is Estonian. Russian, Finnish, English and German
are also understood and widely spoken.
One third of Tallinn´s population feels an affiliation to a religion.
Among the religious population Orthodox Christians and Lutherian Christians are the most prevalent.
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