Pokrovskoye, Tyumen Oblast

Pokrovskoye, along the Tura River in 1912.
Pokrovskoye's most famous son, Grigori Rasputin.

Pokrovskoye (Russian: Покро́вское) is a village (selo) in Yarkovsky District, Tyumen Oblast, Russia. It is the birthplace of Grigori Rasputin.

There is a museum dedicated to Rasputin in the village.[1]

Climate

Pokrovskoye has a typical southern Siberian humid continental climate (Köppen climate classification: Dfb), bordering on a subarctic climate (Köppen climate classification: Dfc).

Climate data for Pokrovskoye
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) −14.1
(6.6)
−11.9
(10.6)
−3.0
(26.6)
7.5
(45.5)
16.1
(61.0)
21.6
(70.9)
23.8
(74.8)
20.1
(68.2)
14.4
(57.9)
4.4
(39.9)
−5.0
(23.0)
−10.8
(12.6)
5.3
(41.5)
Daily mean °C (°F) −18.2
(−0.8)
−16.5
(2.3)
−8.1
(17.4)
2.7
(36.9)
10.4
(50.7)
16.2
(61.2)
18.8
(65.8)
15.3
(59.5)
9.8
(49.6)
1.1
(34.0)
−8.3
(17.1)
−14.6
(5.7)
0.7
(33.3)
Average low °C (°F) −22.3
(−8.1)
−21.1
(−6.0)
−13.1
(8.4)
−2.0
(28.4)
4.8
(40.6)
10.8
(51.4)
13.8
(56.8)
10.5
(50.9)
5.3
(41.5)
−2.1
(28.2)
−11.6
(11.1)
−18.4
(−1.1)
−3.8
(25.2)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 25
(1.0)
17
(0.7)
16
(0.6)
26
(1.0)
40
(1.6)
62
(2.4)
87
(3.4)
62
(2.4)
48
(1.9)
39
(1.5)
34
(1.3)
28
(1.1)
484
(18.9)
Source: [2]