Studénka (Czech pronunciation: [ˈstudɛːŋka]; German: Stauding) is a town in Nový Jičín District in the Moravian-Silesian Region of the Czech Republic. It has about 9,500 inhabitants. The town is situated on both sides of the historical border between Moravia and Silesia.
It lies on the main railway line between Kraków and Prague, and was the scene of the Studénka train disaster 2008 and Studénka train disaster 2015.
Butovice (Botenwald) – formerly a Moravian village, during communism the area was exploited for the agricultural industry.
Nová Horka (Neuhübel) – in the Moravian part of the town
Studénka nad Odrou (Stauding) – in the Silesian part
Climate in this area has mild differences between highs and lows, and there is adequate rainfall year-round. The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Cfb" (Marine West Coast Climate/Oceanic climate).
HC Studénka – ice hockey club HC Studénka
MSV Studénka – football club
SK Studénka – handball club SK Studénka
Matyáš Reinscher (1795–1861), architect and builder
Jan Böhm (1824–1909), parson and revivalist
František Tomášek (1899–1992), 34th archbishop of Prague
Martin Adamský (born 1981), ice hockey player
Vladimír Svačina (born 1987), ice hockey player
Twin towns – sister cities
Studénka is twinned with:
Dąbrowa Górnicza, Poland