Maloyaroslavets is a city on the right bank of the
river Luga (Oka basin), 61 km north-east of
administrative center of the Maloyaroslavetsky district of the
Kaluga region. It was awarded a City of Military Glory. Maloyaroslavets homonymous
municipality Maloyaroslavets city with the status of an urban
settlement as the only settlement in its composition.
The rivers of the Luga-Legoyka and Karizha rivers cover the city,
one from the south and east, the other from the south and west.
Forests approach the city: behind the floodplain of the Luzha
(Puddle) river, in the west beyond the Karizha River, from the south
behind the railway. Neighboring Obninsk, located on the high bank of
the Protva River, and the nearby villages of Karpovo and Kollontay
are clearly visible from Maloyaroslavets. The area of
Maloyaroslavets is 1,787 hectares.
Climate The territory
of the Maloyaroslavets is characterized by a temperate continental
climate with warm summers and relatively cold, long (from November
to early April) winter. The average monthly temperature of the
coldest month is –9.5 ° C (January), the warmest is +17 ° C (July).
The highest recorded temperature is +38 ° C, and the lowest is −48 °