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According to shoppingpicks, the months of June, July and August are the warmest in Armenia. During these months, temperatures can reach as high as 28°C (82°F) during the day and remain mild at night with temperatures usually ranging between 16-22°C (61-72°F). This time of year is also characterized by sunny skies and very little rainfall. September brings a transition to cooler temperatures with highs ranging from 18-24°C (64-75°F) and lows around 10-15°C (50-59°F). Rainfall begins to become more common during this month, but it is still quite dry compared to other parts of the year. October marks the start of autumn in Armenia with temperatures ranging from 4-14°C (39-57°F) during the day and 0-8°C (32-46°F) at night. Rainfall is more frequent throughout this month, especially towards the end when storms may occur. Humidity levels begin to increase during this time as well, making it feel even cooler than it actually is. Armenia, a small country northeast of Turkey, has a continental climate for the most part: warm summers and cold winters. The country is very mountainous. In the higher areas, the mercury drops to -30°C in winter. But it is also cold in the low areas: in the famous Ararat valley it freezes 100 days a year. Most precipitation falls in the spring. The country is dry, except for the extreme south, where there is a subtropical climate. Even in winter, a period when the rest of Armenia has unforgiving weather, it is a good place to be. Check a2zgov for Armenia government and politics.

Armenia Geography and Population

Armenia – geography Present-day Armenia is located in the northeastern corner of historic Armenia. Towards the SW it borders Turkey and Nakhichevan; the latter belongs to neighboring Azerbaijan, but is located in historic Armenia. On the territory of Azerbaijan is also the former autonomous region of Nagorno-Karabakh, where a large majority of the population are… Read More »

Armenia Basic Information

Basic data Capital Yerevan Population 2.97 million (2021) Language Armenian Religion Christianity State system parliamentary republic Head of State President Vahagn Khachaturian Head of government Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan Currency name Armenian Dram (AMD) Travel Time shift +2 hours in summer, +3 hours in winter Economy 2021 Nominal GDP (billion USD) 43 Economic growth (%)… Read More »

Armenia Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax system Basic data Armenia’s GDP is roughly 1 billion USD. The performance of the economy has been volatile in recent years. After several years of strong GDP growth (+7.5% in 2017, +5.2% in 2018, +7.6% in 2019), radical changes for the worse took… Read More »

Armenia Visa, Embassy, Holidays and Shopping

VISAS, ENTRY RULES, CUSTOMS REGULATIONS in Armenia Entry to Armenia for citizens of Russia and the CIS is visa-free. You must have a passport with you, valid for at least 3 months from the end of the planned trip. When traveling with children, you must take a birth certificate, the child must be entered in… Read More »

History in Armenia

The first states arose on the Armenian Highlands as early as the second millennium BC. In the 9th century BC. the state of Urartu was formed here, which until the 6th century BC. was one of the strongest in Asia Minor. It was during this period of time that the ancient Armenian nationality was formed… Read More »

Armenia History

Ancient history In Armenia was formed in the 1st millennium the Hurrian kingdom of Urartu which elaborated an original indigenous civilization, destroyed by the invasions of Cimmerians and Scythians (7th century). Subjected to the Achaemenid dominion (6th-4th century) and conquered by Alexander the Great (331), the region was then ruled by local dynasties, formally dependent… Read More »

Armenia State Facts

  CAPITAL Yerevan STATE STRUCTURE Presidential republic INTERNAL DIVISION Armenia consists of 11 mrazs (regions). SQUARE 29,743 km² CLIMATE Subtropical, continental, temperate OFFICIAL LANGUAGE Armenian language CURRENCY Armenian dram POPULATION 3 million NATIONAL COMPOSITION Armenians (97.89%), Yezidis (2.11%), Russians (0.46%) RELIGION Secular state TIMEZONE UTC +4 / Moscow time +1 TELEPHONE CODE +374 Source: Homosociety.com State… Read More »

History and Sports of Yerevan, Armenia

Republic of Armenia. Small country located in the Transcaucasus region located between the continents of Europe and Asia. It was one of the republics of the former USSR. After its disintegration in 1991 it became an independent state like all the other republics that were part of the Union. Yerevan is the capital city of Armenia according to itypemba. History Origin Yerevan… Read More »