Gêrzê County

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Gêrzê County
County
Tibetan transcription(s)
Chinese transcription(s)
Location of Gêrzê County within Tibet
Location of Gêrzê County within Tibet
Coordinates: 33°45′53″N 84°07′22″E / 33.76472°N 84.12278°E / 33.76472; 84.12278
Country People's Republic of China
Region Tibet
Prefecture Ngari
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Gêrzê County (Tibetan: སྒེར་རྩེ་རྫོང་ wylie: sger rtse rdzong; simplified Chinese: 改则县; traditional Chinese: 改則縣; pinyin: Gǎizé Xiàn) is a county located in located in northwestern Tibet, with a total area of 135,600 square kilometers.

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Gêrzê
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) −3
(27)
−1
(30)
3
(37)
7
(45)
13
(55)
18
(64)
20
(68)
18
(64)
15
(59)
8
(46)
2
(36)
−2
(28)
8.2
(46.6)
Average low °C (°F) −22
(−8)
−19
(−2)
−14
(7)
−10
(14)
−4
(25)
2
(36)
5
(41)
5
(41)
2
(36)
−9
(16)
−16
(3)
−21
(−6)
−8.4
(16.9)
Precipitation mm (inches) 1.0
(0.039)
1.1
(0.043)
0.5
(0.02)
2.0
(0.079)
6.9
(0.272)
16.4
(0.646)
49.1
(1.933)
63.3
(2.492)
24.8
(0.976)
5.3
(0.209)
0.3
(0.012)
0.4
(0.016)
171.1
(6.737)
Source: http://www.worldweatheronline.com/Gerze-weather-averages/Xizang/CN.aspx

Coordinates: 33°45′53″N 84°07′22″E / 33.76472°N 84.12278°E / 33.76472; 84.12278