Xichong County

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Xichong
西充
County
西充县
Chinese transcription(s)
 • Simplified Chinese 西充县
 • Traditional Chinese 西充縣
 • Pinyin Xīchōng Xiàn
Location of Xichong County (Orange) within Nangchong City (Yellow)
Location of Xichong County (Orange) within Nangchong City (Yellow)
Coordinates: 30°59′46″N 105°54′00″E / 30.99611°N 105.90000°E / 30.99611; 105.90000
Country China
Province Sichuan
Area
 • Total 1,108 km2 (428 sq mi)
Population 720,000
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 637200
Area code 0817
Website http://web.archive.org/web/20120213161840/http://www.xichong.gov.cn:80/

Xichong County (Chinese: 西充县, Pinyin: Xīchōng Xiàn) is a county of Sichuan Province, China. It is under the administration of Nanchong City.

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Xichong (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 19.1
(66.4)
23.3
(73.9)
30.9
(87.6)
34.2
(93.6)
36.7
(98.1)
37.5
(99.5)
40.7
(105.3)
41.3
(106.3)
40.5
(104.9)
32.6
(90.7)
26.0
(78.8)
17.8
(64)
41.3
(106.3)
Average high °C (°F) 9.3
(48.7)
11.8
(53.2)
16.6
(61.9)
22.2
(72)
26.8
(80.2)
28.9
(84)
31.3
(88.3)
31.4
(88.5)
26.6
(79.9)
21.0
(69.8)
16.1
(61)
10.3
(50.5)
21.03
(69.83)
Daily mean °C (°F) 6.0
(42.8)
8.2
(46.8)
12.1
(53.8)
17.2
(63)
21.7
(71.1)
24.3
(75.7)
26.7
(80.1)
26.4
(79.5)
22.3
(72.1)
17.2
(63)
12.4
(54.3)
7.3
(45.1)
16.82
(62.28)
Average low °C (°F) 3.3
(37.9)
5.4
(41.7)
8.7
(47.7)
13.3
(55.9)
17.6
(63.7)
20.7
(69.3)
23.1
(73.6)
22.7
(72.9)
19.2
(66.6)
14.6
(58.3)
9.6
(49.3)
4.8
(40.6)
13.58
(56.46)
Record low °C (°F) −3.3
(26.1)
−2.0
(28.4)
−1.1
(30)
4.0
(39.2)
8.7
(47.7)
13.9
(57)
16.9
(62.4)
16.2
(61.2)
12.2
(54)
2.1
(35.8)
0.4
(32.7)
−4.4
(24.1)
−4.4
(24.1)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 14.9
(0.587)
16.3
(0.642)
28.4
(1.118)
64.2
(2.528)
99.4
(3.913)
144.6
(5.693)
181.5
(7.146)
174.1
(6.854)
125.8
(4.953)
65.9
(2.594)
28.4
(1.118)
15.7
(0.618)
959.2
(37.764)
Average relative humidity (%) 85 83 79 78 76 81 83 81 84 87 86 87 82.5
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center

Coordinates: 30°59′46″N 105°54′00″E / 30.99611°N 105.90000°E / 30.99611; 105.90000