Bria is the capital of Haute-Kotto, one of the 14 prefectures of the Central African Republic. As of the 2003 census the town had a population of 35,204.

Climate

Bria has a tropical savanna climate (Köppen climate classification Aw).

Climate data for Bria
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYear
Average high °C (°F)34.6
(94.3)
36.8
(98.2)
36.9
(98.4)
34.7
(94.5)
32.9
(91.2)
31.3
(88.3)
30.7
(87.3)
30.3
(86.5)
31.3
(88.3)
31.8
(89.2)
32.2
(90)
33.6
(92.5)
33.09
(91.56)
Daily mean °C (°F)24.5
(76.1)
27.6
(81.7)
28.2
(82.8)
28.0
(82.4)
27.3
(81.1)
25.9
(78.6)
25.5
(77.9)
25.1
(77.2)
25.7
(78.3)
25.9
(78.6)
25.4
(77.7)
24.2
(75.6)
26.11
(79)
Average low °C (°F)14.5
(58.1)
17.9
(64.2)
19.7
(67.5)
21.5
(70.7)
21.0
(69.8)
20.5
(68.9)
20.2
(68.4)
20.2
(68.4)
20.1
(68.2)
19.9
(67.8)
18.1
(64.6)
15.3
(59.5)
19.08
(66.34)
Average precipitation mm (inches)8
(0.31)
12
(0.47)
60
(2.36)
108
(4.25)
174
(6.85)
174
(6.85)
219
(8.62)
230
(9.06)
232
(9.13)
195
(7.68)
28
(1.1)
2
(0.08)
1,442
(56.76)
Source #1: Normales et records pour la période 2000-2012 à Bria ,[2]
Source #2: Climate Bria - Central African Republic for rainfall totals ,[3]

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