Huilai County

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Huilai
惠来县
Hweilai
Huilai is located in Guangdong
Huilai
Huilai
Location of the seat in Guangdong
Coordinates: 23°01′59″N 116°17′35″E / 23.033°N 116.293°E / 23.033; 116.293Coordinates: 23°01′59″N 116°17′35″E / 23.033°N 116.293°E / 23.033; 116.293
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceGuangdong
Prefecture-level cityJieyang
Area
 • Total1,207 km2 (466 sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)

Huilai County (postal: Hweilai; simplified Chinese: 惠来县; traditional Chinese: 惠來縣; pinyin: Huìlái Xiàn) is a county covering part of the eastern coast of Guangdong province, China, facing the South China Sea to the south. It lies under the jurisdiction of Jieyang.

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Huilai (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 28.0
(82.4)
28.5
(83.3)
30.5
(86.9)
32.5
(90.5)
34.4
(93.9)
36.1
(97.0)
38.4
(101.1)
37.0
(98.6)
35.5
(95.9)
34.6
(94.3)
32.0
(89.6)
29.7
(85.5)
38.4
(101.1)
Average high °C (°F) 19.3
(66.7)
19.2
(66.6)
21.7
(71.1)
25.1
(77.2)
28.1
(82.6)
30.0
(86.0)
31.7
(89.1)
31.6
(88.9)
30.6
(87.1)
28.5
(83.3)
24.9
(76.8)
21.0
(69.8)
26.0
(78.8)
Daily mean °C (°F) 14.8
(58.6)
15.2
(59.4)
17.6
(63.7)
21.3
(70.3)
24.7
(76.5)
27.0
(80.6)
28.2
(82.8)
28.0
(82.4)
26.8
(80.2)
24.4
(75.9)
20.6
(69.1)
16.5
(61.7)
22.1
(71.8)
Average low °C (°F) 11.8
(53.2)
12.4
(54.3)
14.8
(58.6)
18.6
(65.5)
22.1
(71.8)
24.6
(76.3)
25.4
(77.7)
25.2
(77.4)
24.0
(75.2)
21.3
(70.3)
17.3
(63.1)
13.2
(55.8)
19.2
(66.6)
Record low °C (°F) 3.2
(37.8)
3.7
(38.7)
4.1
(39.4)
9.2
(48.6)
16.1
(61.0)
18.5
(65.3)
21.9
(71.4)
21.3
(70.3)
18.3
(64.9)
11.9
(53.4)
7.7
(45.9)
1.5
(34.7)
1.5
(34.7)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 21.5
(0.85)
56.8
(2.24)
95.2
(3.75)
157.4
(6.20)
227.3
(8.95)
351.3
(13.83)
280.2
(11.03)
305.4
(12.02)
200.1
(7.88)
28.3
(1.11)
26.5
(1.04)
24.3
(0.96)
1,774.3
(69.86)
Average relative humidity (%) 74 77 80 82 84 86 84 84 80 73 71 71 79
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center

Transportation[edit]

The currently under construction Huilai railway station, on the Shantou–Shanwei high-speed railway, will serve the county.