Pechera

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Pechera

 

(also Bugskie Porogi), a health resort in Vinnitsa Oblast, Ukrainian SSR, located 27 km from the Rakhny station. Summers are warm, with an average July temperature of 19°C, and winters are mild, with an average January temperature of – 5°C. Annual precipitation totals approximately 500 mm. The resort has a sanatorium for patients with tuberculosis of the bones and joints.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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