Santa Marinella

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Santa Marinella
Comune di Santa Marinella
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Santa Marinella
Santa Marinella (Lazio)
Coordinates: 42°2′N11°51′E / 42.033°N 11.850°E / 42.033; 11.850
Country Italy
Region Lazio
Metropolitan city Rome (RM)
Frazioni Santa Severa
Government
  MayorPietro Tidei
Area
[1]
  Total49.2 km2 (19.0 sq mi)
Elevation
7 m (23 ft)
Population
 (2008) [2]
  Total17,643
  Density360/km2 (930/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Santamarinellesi
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
00058
Dialing code 0766
Patron saint St. Joseph
Saint dayMarch 19
Website Official website

Santa Marinella is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Rome in the Italian region Lazio, located about 60 kilometres (37 mi) northwest of Rome.

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It includes the beach resort of Santa Severa (the ancient Pyrgi), and a medieval castle.

History

In antiquity, Santa Marinella was the site of Aquae Caeretanae, a Roman bathing resort. [3]

Climate

Climate data for Rome Ciampino Airport (altitude: 105 m sl, 13 km (8 mi) south-east from Colosseum 41°47′58″N12°35′50″E / 41.79944°N 12.59722°E / 41.79944; 12.59722 (Rome Ciampino Airport) )
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYear
Average high °C (°F)13.1
(55.6)
13.3
(55.9)
14.7
(58.5)
16.6
(61.9)
20.5
(68.9)
23.8
(74.8)
26.6
(79.9)
27.4
(81.3)
24.8
(76.6)
21.4
(70.5)
17.1
(62.8)
14.2
(57.6)
19.5
(67.1)
Average low °C (°F)7.4
(45.3)
7.4
(45.3)
8.6
(47.5)
10.7
(51.3)
14.4
(57.9)
17.8
(64.0)
20.6
(69.1)
21.1
(70.0)
18.5
(65.3)
15.4
(59.7)
11.3
(52.3)
8.4
(47.1)
13.5
(56.3)
Average precipitation mm (inches)77.3
(3.04)
66.7
(2.63)
56.3
(2.22)
70.3
(2.77)
43.8
(1.72)
25.5
(1.00)
8.6
(0.34)
23.4
(0.92)
63.2
(2.49)
103.3
(4.07)
101.0
(3.98)
72.0
(2.83)
711.4
(28.01)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1 mm)8.07.07.08.04.03.01.02.04.07.08.07.066.0
Mean monthly sunshine hours 120.9132.8167.4201.0263.5285.0331.7297.6237.0195.3129.0111.62,472.8
Source: Servizio Meteorologico, [4]

Culture

Actress Ingrid Bergman and director Roberto Rossellini had a villa here. The gypsy punk band, Gogol Bordello also have a song titled "Santa Marinella" about Eugene Hutz's time in Santa Marinella as he tried to gain immigration to America.

The commune is known for its "Wheels of Immigration" - a pretzel-like snack consumed by Russian Jewish immigrants who temporarily settled there in the late 1980s on their way to United States or Israel. [ citation needed ]

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References

  1. "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  3. Comune's website about the archaeological work Archived 2009-06-08 at the Wayback Machine
  4. http://clima.meteoam.it/AtlanteClimatico/pdf/(214)Civitavecchia.pdf

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