Simferopol is located on the river Salgir in the center of the Crimean peninsula. It is the administrative, large industrial, cultural and scientific center of the Republic of Crimea.
The city has a rich history, presented in many sights.
You can get acquainted with them at any time of the year, but especially many tourists come there in the summer months.
Climate of Simferopol
The climate of Simferopol is both steppe andPiedmont, which is determined by the location of the city, the presence of a river and a reservoir near it. Winter in Simferopol is quite mild, without sharp changes and strong prolonged frosts, and summer is long and hot, with the largest amount of precipitation a year.
Weather in August in Simferopol
In August, this city is prettyHot weather, which, however, can quickly change. At the beginning of the month, the daytime air temperature can reach even 35oC above zero, and at night drop to + 20oC. At this time, many more clear and sunny days, suitable for long walks around the city.
In the second half of August, the weather becomesLess stable. The sky can be periodically closed by clouds, and the air temperature gradually begins to decrease, especially in the evening and at night. Nevertheless, there is no year for a year - it happens that the hot and stuffy weather is almost to the autumn.
The lowest daily temperature in August was fixed at + 23 ° C, and the night temperature was + 14 ° C, so it's unlikely to freeze at this time.
What to do in Simferopol in August
In the territory of Simferopol there were manyHistorical events, which are now reflected in the sights of the city. In August, on the way to the Black Sea coast, it is especially pleasant to stop for a short time in the city and wander along the curved and picturesque streets of the old part of Simferopol, admire the ancient architectural structures and look into local museums.
The name of the city in Greek means "city-collector", and from the Crimean-Tatar - "white mosque".
In the city itself it is worth to look atA spacious historic station, designed in Italian style, visit the Simferopol Art Museum, the Central Museum of Tauris, the Museum of Chocolate. Children can be reduced to amusement parks: Gagarinsky and Children's. Young people will like the entertainment centers and clubs, which are enough for a fun holiday in the city.
In Simferopol, you can also visit a very beautifulMarble cave with a complex system of galleries and halls or go down to the huge Red Cave. In this city there is an ancient fortification of Naples Scythian, built more than 2 thousand years ago. In the vicinity of Simferopol, visitors are also waiting for the Karaul-Oba nature reserve, which one will have to visit for several days on the most beautiful places of the eastern ridge of the Crimea.