Liangping District

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Liangping
梁平区
District
Liangping in Chongqing
Liangping in Chongqing
Liangping is located in Chongqing
Liangping
Liangping
Location of the seat in Liangping
Coordinates: 30°40′27″N 107°48′08″E / 30.67417°N 107.80222°E / 30.67417; 107.80222
Country People's Republic of China
Municipality Chongqing
Area
 • Total 1,890 km2 (730 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 880,000
 • Density 470/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Liangping District (Chinese: 梁平区; pinyin: Liángpíng Qū), formerly Liangping County (Chinese: 梁平县) and Liangshan County (Chinese: 梁山县) , is a district in the north of Chongqing Municipality, People's Republic of China.

Administrative divisions[edit]

Name Chinese (S) Hanyu Pinyin Population (2010)[1]
Liangshan Subdistrict 梁山街道 Jiēdào 100,581
Shuanggui Subdistrict 双桂街道 Jiēdào 34,340
Renxian Town 仁贤镇 Zhèn 21,499
Lirang Town 礼让镇 Zhèn 19,799
Yunlong Town 云龙镇 Zhèn 29,673
Pingjin Town 屏锦镇 Zhèn 55,139
Yuanyi Town 袁驿镇 Zhèn 19,804
Xinsheng Town 新盛镇 Zhèn 27,741
Fulu Town 福禄镇 Zhèn 20,225
Jindai Town 金带镇 Zhèn 11,644
Jukui Town 聚奎镇 Zhèn 32,971
Mingda Town 明达镇 Zhèn 22,686
Yinping Town 荫平镇 Zhèn 18,574
Helin Town 和林镇 Zhèn 19,268
Huilong Town 回龙镇 Zhèn 32,070
Bishan Town 碧山镇 Zhèn 18,102
Hucheng Town 虎城镇 Zhèn 24,453
Qixing Town 七星镇 Zhèn 7,804
Longmen Town 龙门镇 Zhèn 19,380
Wenhua Town 文化镇 Zhèn 12,435
Hexing Town 合兴镇 Zhèn 17,098
Shi'an Town 石安镇 Zhèn 10,857
Baijia Town 柏家镇 Zhèn 14,163
Daguan Town 大观镇 Zhèn 10,767
Zhushan Town 竹山镇 Zhèn 5,648
Panlong Town 蟠龙镇 Zhèn 18,609
Ansheng Township 安胜乡 Xiāng 8,675
Tiemen Township 铁门乡 Xiāng 5,212
Longsheng Township 龙胜乡 Xiāng 6,576
Fuping Township 复平乡 Xiāng 5,577
Zizhao Township 紫照乡 Xiāng 8,791
Chengbei Township 城北乡 Xiāng 14,306
Qushui Township 曲水乡 Xiāng 10,359

Climate[edit]

Liangping has a monsoon-influenced humid subtropical climate (Köppen Cwa), with four distinct seasons and ample rainfall: winters are short, mild, and comparatively dry, while summers are long, hot, and humid. Monthly daily average temperatures range from 5.7 °C (42.3 °F) in January to around 27 °C (80.6 °F) in July and August, with August being slightly warmer. The diurnal temperature variation is 7.15 °C (12.9 °F) and is especially small during winter. Around 71% of the annual precipitation falls from May to September.

Climate data for Liangping County (1971−2000)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 18.8
(65.8)
22.7
(72.9)
30.7
(87.3)
34.3
(93.7)
36.6
(97.9)
37.0
(98.6)
37.8
(100)
39.3
(102.7)
38.7
(101.7)
32.9
(91.2)
27.7
(81.9)
18.2
(64.8)
39.3
(102.7)
Average high °C (°F) 8.6
(47.5)
10.8
(51.4)
15.3
(59.5)
21.3
(70.3)
25.6
(78.1)
28.1
(82.6)
31.4
(88.5)
32.1
(89.8)
26.6
(79.9)
21.0
(69.8)
15.7
(60.3)
10.2
(50.4)
20.6
(69.0)
Daily mean °C (°F) 5.7
(42.3)
7.5
(45.5)
11.5
(52.7)
16.7
(62.1)
20.9
(69.6)
23.8
(74.8)
26.7
(80.1)
26.8
(80.2)
22.3
(72.1)
17.2
(63)
12.2
(54)
7.4
(45.3)
16.6
(61.9)
Average low °C (°F) 3.3
(37.9)
4.8
(40.6)
8.3
(46.9)
13.1
(55.6)
17.3
(63.1)
20.4
(68.7)
23.0
(73.4)
22.6
(72.7)
19.1
(66.4)
14.4
(57.9)
9.6
(49.3)
5.0
(41)
13.4
(56.1)
Record low °C (°F) −6.6
(20.1)
−2.4
(27.7)
−0.8
(30.6)
2.3
(36.1)
10.0
(50)
13.8
(56.8)
16.4
(61.5)
16.8
(62.2)
12.6
(54.7)
3.5
(38.3)
0.3
(32.5)
−4.4
(24.1)
−6.6
(20.1)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 17.8
(0.701)
17.8
(0.701)
49.4
(1.945)
109.4
(4.307)
163.3
(6.429)
205.2
(8.079)
211.8
(8.339)
153.1
(6.028)
179.1
(7.051)
109.1
(4.295)
52.1
(2.051)
23.6
(0.929)
1,291.7
(50.855)
Average precipitation days (≥ 0.1 mm) 9.6 9.2 12.3 14.7 15.7 15.5 13.1 11.5 14.1 14.3 11.6 10.2 151.8
Source: Weather China

Transport[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ shi, Guo wu yuan ren kou pu cha ban gong; council, Guo jia tong ji ju ren kou he jiu ye tong ji si bian = Tabulation on the 2010 population census of the people's republic of China by township / compiled by Population census office under the state; population, Department of; statistics, employment statistics national bureau of (2012). Zhongguo 2010 nian ren kou pu cha fen xiang, zhen, jie dao zi liao (Di 1 ban. ed.). Beijing Shi: Zhongguo tong ji chu ban she. ISBN 978-7-5037-6660-2. 

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