more than 143 sq km
Capital of Yaroslavl region, Eastern European part of Russian, on the upper Volga River.
57 34 N, 39 52 E
approx 605,000 (2005 est.)
The climate in Yaroslavl is moderately continental with relatively cold winters and warm summers. The mean temperature for January, the coldest month, is -10.8 0C and the mean temperature for July, the hottest month, is 18.2 0C.
UTC/GMT + 3 hours
Spassky Monastery, Spaso-Preobrazhensky Cathedral, the Kremlin.