Lamongan Regency

Lamongan Regency
Kabupaten Lamongan
Regency
Sunset at the village of Kandangsemangkon

Seal
Motto(s): Memayu Raharjaning Praja that means Realization of Lamongan society that prosperous, progressive, harmonious, peaceful, fair and good behavior

Location within East Java
Lamongan Regency
Location in Java and Indonesia
Lamongan Regency
Lamongan Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 7°07′S 112°25′E / 7.117°S 112.417°E / -7.117; 112.417Coordinates: 7°07′S 112°25′E / 7.117°S 112.417°E / -7.117; 112.417
Country Indonesia
Province East Java
Capital Lamongan
Government
  Regent Fadeli
  Vice Regent Kartika Hidayati
Area
  Total 1,782.05 km2 (688.05 sq mi)
Elevation + 5 m (16 ft)
Population (2014)
  Total 1,212,179
  Density 680/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Time zone IWST (UTC+7)
Area code (+62) 322
Website www.lamongankab.go.id

Lamongan Regency is a regency (kabupaten) of East Java, Indonesia, with an area of 1,782.05 km2 (688.05 sq mi). At the 2010 Census it had a population of 1,179,059;[1] the latest estimate (as at 2014) is 1,212,179.

Lamongan Regency is surrounded by:

The economy is mainly supported by agriculture, fishery, and commerce, especially home industry.

Paciran Port

On April 29, 2013 (Class I ASDP) Paciran Port is officially opened to support overloaded Tanjung Perak Port.[2]

Administration

The Lamongan Regency was divided into 27 districts (kecamatan) :

  • Mantup
  • Bluluk
  • Brondong
  • Deket
  • Glagah
  • Kalitengah
  • Karangbinangun
  • Karanggeneng
  • Kedungpring
  • Kembangbahu
  • Lamongan
  • Laren
  • Maduran
  • Babat
  • Modo
  • Ngimbang
  • Paciran
  • Pucuk
  • Sambeng
  • Sarirejo
  • Sekaran
  • Solokuro
  • Sugio
  • Sukodadi
  • Sukorame
  • Tikung
  • Turi

Climate

Lamongan has a tropical climate with an average annual temperature of 28.2°C, average precipitation of 1502.2 mm, average number of days with precipitation of 104.5 days, average length of day of 12.5 hours, average relative humidity of 76.5% and average annual wind speed of 11.8 km/h.

Climate data for Lamongan[3]
Category Month Annual
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Average Temperature (°C) 27.7 27.9 28.1 28.5 28.4 27.9 27.5 27.7 28.2 29 28.9 28.4 28.2
Average Precipitation (mm) 260.5 228 263.9 154.3 103.9 54.6 20.9 10.8 18.6 52.3 120.2 214.3 1502.3
Average Number of Days with Precipitation (Days) 17.7 17.2 15.7 10.5 7.3 5.9 2.6 1.6 1.9 3.4 6.2 14.5 104.5
Average Length of Day (hours) 12.9 12.7 12.5 12.5 12.2 12.1 12.1 12.2 12.4 12.6 12.8 12.9 12.5
Average Relative Humidity (%) 82.6 83.1 83.4 80.3 79.1 76 73.3 70.3 68.6 68.9 73.3 79.5 76.5
Average Dew Point (°C) 24.5 24.8 25 24.8 24.4 23.3 22.3 21.8 21.9 22.7 23.6 24.5 23.7
Average Wind Speed (km/h) 13 12.2 10.4 9 10.1 11.5 13 14.4 14 11.9 10.8 10.8 11.8

See also

References

  1. Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  2. "Hari Ini Menhub Resmikan Pelabuhan Paciran Lamongan". April 29, 2013.
  3. "Lamongan, Indonesia Travel Weather Averages (Weatherbase)". Weatherbase. Retrieved 2016-04-12.
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