Jombang Regency

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Jombang Regency
(Kabupaten Jombang)
Regency
Coordinates: 7°28′S 112°14′E / 7.467°S 112.233°E / -7.467; 112.233Coordinates: 7°28′S 112°14′E / 7.467°S 112.233°E / -7.467; 112.233
Country  Indonesia
Province East Java
Capital Jombang
Area
 • Total 1,115.09 km2 (430.54 sq mi)
Population (2014)
 • Total 1,236,184
 • Density 1,100/km2 (2,900/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+7
Website www.jombangkab.go.id
'Kali Kedungcinet' along wood yard 'Plosso' close to 'Jombang', 1927.

Jombang Regency is a regency of East Java, Indonesia, situated to the southwest of Surabaya. The capital of the regency is the town of Jombang. The regency has an area of 1,159.09 km² and population of 1,202,407 at the 2010 Census;[1] the latest official estimate (as at 2014) is 1,236,184. It became a regency in 1910.

Administrative districts[edit]

The regency is divided into 21 districts (kecamaten). They are Bandar Kedungmulyo, Perak, Gudo, Diwek, Ngoro, Mojowarno, Bareng, Wonosalam, Mojoagung, Sumobito, Jogoroto, Peterongan, Jombang, Megaluh, Tembelang, Kesamben, Kudu, Ngusikan, Ploso, Kabuh, and Plandaan.

Weather and Climate[edit]

Jombang Regency located between 5.20° - 5.30° E and 7.20' - 7.45' S with an area of 115,950 Ha or about 2.4% area of East Java. It's 500 meters above sea level with the rainfall about 1750 – 2500 mm per year.[2] This regency has a tropical climate, consist of two season. The wet season usually runs from November to June, while the dry season runs from July to October.

Climate Data For Jombang
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F)[3] 33

(91.4)

32

(89.6)

33

(91.4)

32

(89.6)

31

(87.8)

31

(87.8)

30

(86)

31

(87.8)

32

(89.6)

33

(91.4)

35

(95)

33

(91.4)

32.2

(89.96)

Daily mean °C (°F)[3] 29

(84.2)

28

(82.4)

29

(84.2)

28

(82.4)

27

(80.6)

27

(80.6)

27

(80.6)

27

(80.6)

27

(80.6)

28

(82.4)

30

(86)

29

(84.2)

28

(82.4)

Average low °C (°F)[3] 25

(77)

25

(77)

25

(77)

25

(77)

24

(75.2)

24

(75.2)

23

(73.4)

23

(73.4)

22

(71.6)

24

(75.2)

26 25

(77)

24.3

(75.74)

Average rainfall mm (inches)[4] 223

(8.78)

221

(8.70)

198

(7.80)

237

(9.33)

147

(5.79)

181

(7.13)

37

(1.46)

20

(0.79)

5

(0.20)

29

(1.14)

80

(3.15)

280

(11.02)

138.2

(54.41)

Average rainy days[5] 15 10 10 8 7 7 4 0 0 1 8 14 84
Wind Speed and Humidity Data for Jombang[3]
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Maximum wind speed (km/h) 58 69 60 48 45 29 60 63 182 138 29 40 68.42
Average wind speed (km/h) 45 48 45 48 42 11 14 14 14 15 11 11 26.5
Minimum Wind Speed (km/h) 26 29 37 48 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 15
Average humidity (%) 71 79.78 78.32 82.83 74.16 69.7 66.61 68.03 64.23 64.22 64.3 72.8 71.3
Minimum humidity (%) 55 57.89 59.48 62.67 56.58 53.03 49.16 47.77 41.07 39.06 40.47 48.93 50.92

References[edit]

  1. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  2. ^ "Website Pemerintah Kabupaten Jombang". www.jombangkab.go.id. Retrieved 2016-04-12. 
  3. ^ a b c d "Weather Forecast & Reports - Long Range & Local | Wunderground | Weather Underground". www.wunderground.com. Retrieved 2016-04-12. 
  4. ^ "Badan Pusat Statistik Kabupaten Jombang". jombangkab.bps.go.id. Retrieved 2016-04-12. 
  5. ^ "Badan Pusat Statistik Kabupaten Jombang". jombangkab.bps.go.id. Retrieved 2016-04-12. 

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