Hưng Yên

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Hưng Yên
Thành phố Hưng Yên
Nickname(s): Phố Hiến
Hưng Yên is located in Vietnam
Hưng Yên
Hưng Yên
Location of in Vietnam
Coordinates: 20°39′N 106°04′E / 20.650°N 106.067°E / 20.650; 106.067
Country  Vietnam
Province Hưng Yên
Government
 • Chairman of People's Committee Đỗ Xuân Tuyên
Area
 • Total 73.4207 km2 (28.3479 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Total 147,275
 • Density 2,005.9/km2 (5,195/sq mi)
Climate Cwa

Hưng Yên (About this sound listen) is a city in Vietnam. It is the provincial capital of Hưng Yên Province and is a third-graded city according to Vietnam's city classification table.

Geography[edit]

Demography[edit]

  • Population: 121,486 people (2008)

Administration[edit]

Hưng Yên City administers 12 administrative divisions:

  • 7 wards (phường): Lê Lợi, Quang Trung, Minh Khai, Hien Nam, Lam Son, Hong Chau, An Tao.
  • 5 communes (xã): Bao Khe, Trung Nghia, Lien Phuong, Hong Nam, Quang Chau.

Tourism[edit]

The city is well known in the world (especially with historians) with Phố Hiến (an ancient port-city located in the area). There are still a lot of ancient Asian temples, pagodas and other religious buildings here.

Nhãn lồng (caged longan - a kind of fruit) is one of Hưng Yên's specialities.

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Hưng Yên
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 32.0
(89.6)
32.6
(90.7)
37.0
(98.6)
37.4
(99.3)
38.5
(101.3)
39.4
(102.9)
38.4
(101.1)
37.5
(99.5)
35.2
(95.4)
34.0
(93.2)
34.5
(94.1)
30.5
(86.9)
39.4
(102.9)
Average high °C (°F) 19.5
(67.1)
19.7
(67.5)
22.3
(72.1)
26.7
(80.1)
30.9
(87.6)
32.4
(90.3)
32.7
(90.9)
31.7
(89.1)
30.5
(86.9)
28.3
(82.9)
25.2
(77.4)
21.7
(71.1)
26.8
(80.2)
Daily mean °C (°F) 16.2
(61.2)
16.9
(62.4)
19.6
(67.3)
23.5
(74.3)
27.0
(80.6)
28.6
(83.5)
29.0
(84.2)
28.4
(83.1)
27.1
(80.8)
24.5
(76.1)
21.1
(70)
17.8
(64)
23.3
(73.9)
Average low °C (°F) 14.0
(57.2)
15.0
(59)
17.8
(64)
21.4
(70.5)
24.2
(75.6)
25.8
(78.4)
26.3
(79.3)
25.8
(78.4)
24.6
(76.3)
21.8
(71.2)
18.4
(65.1)
15.1
(59.2)
20.8
(69.4)
Record low °C (°F) 4.9
(40.8)
5.3
(41.5)
6.6
(43.9)
12.2
(54)
16.5
(61.7)
19.4
(66.9)
20.6
(69.1)
21.8
(71.2)
16.5
(61.7)
12.5
(54.5)
8.4
(47.1)
4.8
(40.6)
4.8
(40.6)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 26
(1.02)
25
(0.98)
48
(1.89)
92
(3.62)
172
(6.77)
229
(9.02)
219
(8.62)
286
(11.26)
261
(10.28)
187
(7.36)
75
(2.95)
24
(0.94)
1,644
(64.72)
Average precipitation days 9.1 12.8 16.6 13.8 13.1 14.2 13.1 15.5 13.7 11.2 7.3 5.5 146.0
Average relative humidity (%) 85.2 87.6 90.1 89.8 86.2 84.4 84.0 87.1 86.9 84.8 82.6 82.4 85.9
Mean monthly sunshine hours 75 42 49 93 187 178 205 179 179 173 139 127 1,625
Source: Vietnam Institute for Building Science and Technology[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Vietnam Building Code Natural Physical & Climatic Data for Construction" (PDF). Vietnam Institute for Building Science and Technology. Archived from the original (PDF) on 22 July 2018. Retrieved 6 August 2018. 

Coordinates: 20°39′N 106°04′E / 20.650°N 106.067°E / 20.650; 106.067