Leizhou

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This article is about the modern city. For the peninsula, see Leizhou Peninsula. For the historical prefecture, see Lei Prefecture.
Leizhou
雷州市
County-level city
Leizhou Xihu 2014.02.27 16-44-12.jpg
Leizhou is located in Guangdong
Leizhou
Leizhou
Location in Guangdong
Coordinates: 20°55′N 110°06′E / 20.917°N 110.100°E / 20.917; 110.100Coordinates: 20°55′N 110°06′E / 20.917°N 110.100°E / 20.917; 110.100
Country People's Republic of China
Province Guangdong
Prefecture-level city Zhanjiang
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Leizhou
Chinese 雷州
Postal Leichow

Leizhou (Chinese: 雷州) is a county-level city in Guangdong Province, China. It is under the jurisdiction of Zhanjiang prefecture-level city.

The city was formerly known as Haikang County (postal: Hoihong); it was upgraded into a city in 1994.

Geography[edit]

Leizhou is located at the extreme southwestern end of Guangdong and lies on the Leizhou Peninsula.

Transportation[edit]

See also[edit]