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)
Average 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