Chongzhou

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Chongzhou

崇州市
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Chongzhou is located in Sichuan
Chongzhou
Chongzhou
Location in Sichuan
Coordinates: 30°38′06″N 103°40′08″E / 30.635°N 103.669°E / 30.635; 103.669Coordinates: 30°38′06″N 103°40′08″E / 30.635°N 103.669°E / 30.635; 103.669[1]
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceSichuan
Sub-provincial cityChengdu
Area
 • Total1,090 km2 (420 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)[2]
 • Total661,120
 • Density607/km2 (1,570/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
6112XX
Chengdu district map
Websitechongzhou.gov.cn

Chongzhou (Chinese: 崇州; pinyin: Chóngzhōu), known as Chongqing County (Chinese: 崇庆县) until 1994, is a county-level city of Sichuan Province, Southwest China, it is under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Chengdu, located about 37 kilometres (23 mi) west-southwest of downtown Chengdu. It is accessible by road from central Chengdu via the 65.1 km (40.5 mi)-long S8 Chengdu–Wenjiang–Qionglai Expressway, just outside the Chengdu greater ring road.

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Chongzhou (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 17.3
(63.1)
23.1
(73.6)
30.1
(86.2)
31.8
(89.2)
34.8
(94.6)
35.3
(95.5)
35.6
(96.1)
36.0
(96.8)
35.5
(95.9)
29.0
(84.2)
25.2
(77.4)
18.3
(64.9)
36.0
(96.8)
Average high °C (°F) 9.1
(48.4)
11.4
(52.5)
15.8
(60.4)
21.4
(70.5)
26.0
(78.8)
27.6
(81.7)
29.4
(84.9)
29.1
(84.4)
25.5
(77.9)
20.4
(68.7)
15.8
(60.4)
10.4
(50.7)
20.2
(68.3)
Daily mean °C (°F) 5.8
(42.4)
7.9
(46.2)
11.5
(52.7)
16.6
(61.9)
21.1
(70.0)
23.6
(74.5)
25.3
(77.5)
24.7
(76.5)
21.6
(70.9)
17.1
(62.8)
12.4
(54.3)
7.1
(44.8)
16.2
(61.2)
Average low °C (°F) 3.1
(37.6)
5.1
(41.2)
8.1
(46.6)
12.8
(55.0)
17.2
(63.0)
20.5
(68.9)
22.1
(71.8)
21.5
(70.7)
19.0
(66.2)
14.8
(58.6)
10.0
(50.0)
4.6
(40.3)
13.2
(55.8)
Record low °C (°F) −4.7
(23.5)
−3.9
(25.0)
−1.4
(29.5)
3.9
(39.0)
6.9
(44.4)
14.3
(57.7)
16.1
(61.0)
15.7
(60.3)
12.6
(54.7)
2.9
(37.2)
1.0
(33.8)
−4.4
(24.1)
−4.7
(23.5)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 10.7
(0.42)
15.4
(0.61)
27.9
(1.10)
49.6
(1.95)
80.1
(3.15)
119.5
(4.70)
218.4
(8.60)
249.3
(9.81)
136.3
(5.37)
43.2
(1.70)
19.3
(0.76)
8.1
(0.32)
977.8
(38.49)
Average relative humidity (%) 83 82 81 79 75 81 85 85 84 84 83 83 82
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Google (2014-07-02). "Chongzhou" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 2014-07-02.
  2. ^ 我市2010年第六次全国人口普查数据公报 (in Chinese). Government of Chengdu. 2011-05-13. Archived from the original on 2011-09-30. Retrieved 2011-08-04.
  3. ^ 中国地面气候标准值月值(1981-2010) (in Chinese). China Meteorological Data Service Center. Retrieved 20 October 2018.

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