Sancheong County

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Sancheong
산청군
County
Korean transcription(s)
 • Hangul
 • Hanja
 • Revised Romanization Sancheong-gun
 • McCune-Reischauer Sanch'ŏng-gun
Official logo of Sancheong
Emblem of Sancheong
Location in South Korea
Location in South Korea
Country  South Korea
Region Yeongnam
Administrative divisions 1 eup, 10 myeon
Area
 • Total 794.59 km2 (306.79 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 39,863
 • Density 50.2/km2 (130/sq mi)
 • Dialect Gyeongsang

Sancheong County (Sancheong-gun) is a county in South Gyeongsang Province, South Korea.

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Sancheong (1981–2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 6.0
(42.8)
8.4
(47.1)
13.4
(56.1)
20.0
(68)
24.6
(76.3)
27.5
(81.5)
29.5
(85.1)
30.3
(86.5)
26.6
(79.9)
21.9
(71.4)
14.9
(58.8)
8.7
(47.7)
19.3
(66.7)
Daily mean °C (°F) 0.1
(32.2)
2.0
(35.6)
6.6
(43.9)
12.7
(54.9)
17.5
(63.5)
21.4
(70.5)
24.6
(76.3)
25.0
(77)
20.2
(68.4)
14.0
(57.2)
7.6
(45.7)
2.1
(35.8)
12.8
(55)
Average low °C (°F) −4.7
(23.5)
−3.4
(25.9)
0.6
(33.1)
5.9
(42.6)
11.0
(51.8)
16.4
(61.5)
20.9
(69.6)
21.2
(70.2)
15.7
(60.3)
8.2
(46.8)
1.9
(35.4)
−3.1
(26.4)
7.6
(45.7)
Precipitation mm (inches) 28.4
(1.118)
43.9
(1.728)
68.5
(2.697)
97.5
(3.839)
104.3
(4.106)
193.9
(7.634)
324.8
(12.787)
366.9
(14.445)
222.3
(8.752)
48.3
(1.902)
38.5
(1.516)
19.3
(0.76)
1,556.6
(61.283)
Avg. precipitation days (≥ 0.1 mm) 4.9 5.5 7.3 8.3 8.7 9.5 14.1 13.4 8.7 4.7 5.3 4.0 94.4
 % humidity 58.5 58.7 59.0 58.7 64.1 71.3 78.4 78.1 76.1 70.0 65.3 60.9 66.6
Mean monthly sunshine hours 172.9 178.3 207.6 224.2 231.6 189.8 171.3 176.4 169.0 197.2 163.5 161.1 2,244.4
Source: Korea Meteorological Administration[1]

Twin towns – Sister cities[edit]

Sancheong is twinned with:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "평년값자료(1981–2010) 산청(289)". Korea Meteorological Administration. Retrieved 2011-05-07. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°24′57″N 127°52′24″E / 35.415775°N 127.873278°E / 35.415775; 127.873278