Bornem

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Bornem
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Bornem
Location in Belgium
Location of Bornem in the province of Antwerp
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Coordinates: 51°06′N04°14′E / 51.100°N 4.233°E / 51.100; 4.233 Coordinates: 51°06′N04°14′E / 51.100°N 4.233°E / 51.100; 4.233
CountryBelgium
Community Flemish Community
Region Flemish Region
Province Antwerp
Arrondissement Mechelen
Government
  MayorKristof Joos
  Governing party/ies NVA
Area
  Total45.76 km2 (17.67 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01) [1]
  Total21,186
  Density460/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Postal codes
2880
Area codes 03, 052
Website www.bornem.be

Bornem (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈbɔrnɛm] , old spelling: Bornhem) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Antwerp. The municipality comprises the village of Bornem proper, Hingene, Mariekerke  [ nl ] and Weert, and Wintam  [ nl ]. There are also the hamlets of Branst, Buitenland, Eikevliet and Wintam. In 2021, Bornem had a total population of 21,428. The total area is 45.76 km². [2]

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Geography

Heritage

Climate

Bornem has a oceanic climate (Köppen: Cfb).

Climate data for Bornem (1991−2020 normals)
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYear
Average high °C (°F)6.8
(44.2)
7.8
(46.0)
11.4
(52.5)
15.7
(60.3)
19.2
(66.6)
21.9
(71.4)
23.9
(75.0)
23.8
(74.8)
20.3
(68.5)
15.6
(60.1)
10.5
(50.9)
7.2
(45.0)
15.4
(59.7)
Daily mean °C (°F)4.1
(39.4)
4.6
(40.3)
7.3
(45.1)
10.6
(51.1)
14.2
(57.6)
17.1
(62.8)
19.1
(66.4)
18.8
(65.8)
15.6
(60.1)
11.7
(53.1)
7.6
(45.7)
4.7
(40.5)
11.3
(52.3)
Average low °C (°F)1.4
(34.5)
1.3
(34.3)
3.2
(37.8)
5.5
(41.9)
9.3
(48.7)
12.2
(54.0)
14.3
(57.7)
13.8
(56.8)
10.9
(51.6)
7.7
(45.9)
4.6
(40.3)
2.1
(35.8)
7.2
(45.0)
Average precipitation mm (inches)73.2
(2.88)
62.8
(2.47)
56.2
(2.21)
43.4
(1.71)
58.3
(2.30)
70.6
(2.78)
81.5
(3.21)
83.2
(3.28)
74.1
(2.92)
71.2
(2.80)
82.0
(3.23)
90.8
(3.57)
847.3
(33.36)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm)13.111.710.89.110.210.210.710.910.511.813.614.3136.8
Mean monthly sunshine hours 637913719021922022421216511968531,747
Source: Royal Meteorological Institute [3]

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References

  1. "Wettelijke Bevolking per gemeente op 1 januari 2018". Statbel. Retrieved 9 March 2019.
  2. "Bevolking per statistische sector - Sector 12007". Statistics Belgium. Retrieved 9 May 2022.
  3. "Luchttemperatuur en neerslag Referentieperiode: 1991-2020" (PDF) (in Dutch). Royal Meteorological Institute . Retrieved 8 July 2022.