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Welcome again to city of Bratislava, Slovakia.
Area: 367,6 km2
Geographical coordinates: 48o10' northern latitude,
17o10' eastern longtitude
Inhabitants in region: 455 000 km2
Population density of region: 1229 per km2
Altitude: 140m above sea level (average)
Highest point: Devínska Kobyla (514m a.s.l.)
Lowest point: level of Danube (126m a.s.l.)
Average temperature: about 9.9oC
(-1.8oC in January, 20.1oC in July)
Average of rainfall total: 530-650 mm
Number of sunny hours: 1976.4 (average)
Historical names of the town:
Brasleavespurch, Brezalauspurc (oldest), Posonium (lat), Pressburg (ger),
Pozsony (hun), Prepork (slov), Bratislava started to be used in 1844,
officially since 1919.