Yangpyeong County

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Yangpyeong
양평군
County
Korean transcription(s)
 • Hangul
 • Hanja
 • Revised Romanization Yangpyeong-gun
 • McCune-Reischauer Yangp'yŏng kun
Official logo of Yangpyeong
Emblem of Yangpyeong
Location in South Korea
Location in South Korea
Country  South Korea
Region Sudogwon
Administrative divisions 1 eup, 11 myeon
Area
 • Total 878.21 km2 (339.08 sq mi)
Population (2003)
 • Total 83,367
 • Density 94.9/km2 (246/sq mi)
 • Dialect Seoul

Yangpyeong County (Yangpyeong-gun) is a county in Gyeonggi Province, South Korea.

Yangpyeong
Climate chart (explanation)
J F M A M J J A S O N D
 
 
21
 
2
−9
 
 
28
 
6
−6
 
 
45
 
12
−1
 
 
72
 
19
5
 
 
102
 
24
11
 
 
156
 
28
17
 
 
429
 
29
21
 
 
350
 
30
21
 
 
181
 
26
16
 
 
41
 
20
8
 
 
38
 
12
0
 
 
17
 
5
−6
Average max. and min. temperatures in °C
Precipitation totals in mm
Source: Korea Meteorological Administration[1]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Yangpyeong (1981–2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 2.3
(36.1)
5.8
(42.4)
11.7
(53.1)
19.2
(66.6)
24.4
(75.9)
28.1
(82.6)
29.4
(84.9)
30.2
(86.4)
26.4
(79.5)
20.3
(68.5)
11.8
(53.2)
4.6
(40.3)
17.9
(64.2)
Daily mean °C (°F) −3.4
(25.9)
−0.4
(31.3)
5.2
(41.4)
12.1
(53.8)
17.6
(63.7)
22.1
(71.8)
24.7
(76.5)
25.0
(77)
20.3
(68.5)
13.1
(55.6)
5.6
(42.1)
−1.1
(30)
11.7
(53.1)
Average low °C (°F) −8.5
(16.7)
−6.0
(21.2)
−0.8
(30.6)
5.2
(41.4)
11.3
(52.3)
16.8
(62.2)
21.0
(69.8)
21.2
(70.2)
15.7
(60.3)
7.8
(46)
0.4
(32.7)
−5.9
(21.4)
6.5
(43.7)
Precipitation mm (inches) 20.6
(0.811)
27.5
(1.083)
45.1
(1.776)
71.8
(2.827)
101.9
(4.012)
155.7
(6.13)
429.4
(16.906)
350.0
(13.78)
180.8
(7.118)
41.4
(1.63)
37.8
(1.488)
16.6
(0.654)
1,478.6
(58.213)
Avg. precipitation days (≥ 0.1 mm) 6.5 5.0 7.2 7.5 8.3 9.7 14.8 15.3 8.3 5.8 6.9 6.3 101.6
 % humidity 66.5 61.8 59.3 57.3 65.1 70.5 78.9 78.9 77.0 74.9 70.4 68.4 69.1
Mean monthly sunshine hours 172.6 175.2 208.5 215.4 232.6 208.0 163.1 184.9 187.3 198.6 159.7 164.9 2,291
Source: Korea Meteorological Administration[1]

Korean War[edit]

Yangpyeong includes the village of Jipyeong, which was a Korean War battle site.

Sister cities[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "평년값자료(1981–2010)". Korea Meteorological Administration. Retrieved 2011-05-03. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 37°29′N 127°33′E / 37.483°N 127.550°E / 37.483; 127.550