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Located close to the border with Switzerland, Besançon is the capital city of the Franche-Comté region of northeastern France. As of 1999, the city had an urban population of 134,376, with 222,381 living in the metropolitan area.
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Besançon has both oceanic and continental climate influences. As a result, it tends to have quite a lot of precipitation, but hard winters (with snow and frost), and warm dry summers.
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