General Information Prindi

General Information

Territory 2,922 km² (6,5% of Estonian territory)
Arable lands 570 km²
Biggest islands territory
(km²)
of the county
population
Saaremaa 2673 km² 94,1%
Muhu 201 km² 5,5%
Ruhnu 11,4 km² 0,2%
Abruka 8,8 km² 0,1%
Vilsandi 8,8 km² 0,1%
Main town Kuressaare  14 070 inhabitants (01.01.2014)
Main religions predominantly Protestant (Lutheran),
also Eastern Orthodox and Baptist
Climate mild maritime
Average temperatures summer +19°C
winter -1°C
Yearly precipitation 509 mm