Yuping Dong Autonomous County

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Yuping Dong Autonomous County (Chinese: 玉屏侗族自治县; Pinyin: Yùpíng dòngzú Zìzhìxiàn) is an autonomous county in Tongren Prefecture, Guizhou Province of China.

Area: 516 km2.

Population: 140,000 in 2002.

Postal Code: 554000.

The county government is located in Pingxi town.

The county produces a special instrument "Yuping Flute" (玉屏箫笛).

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Yuping (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 26.7
(80.1)
32.2
(90)
36.5
(97.7)
36.7
(98.1)
37.5
(99.5)
37.8
(100)
38.9
(102)
39.7
(103.5)
38.8
(101.8)
35.2
(95.4)
32.4
(90.3)
24.0
(75.2)
39.7
(103.5)
Average high °C (°F) 8.7
(47.7)
10.9
(51.6)
15.6
(60.1)
22.1
(71.8)
26.6
(79.9)
29.5
(85.1)
32.5
(90.5)
32.3
(90.1)
28.6
(83.5)
22.3
(72.1)
17.3
(63.1)
11.6
(52.9)
21.5
(70.7)
Daily mean °C (°F) 5.2
(41.4)
7.2
(45)
11.1
(52)
16.9
(62.4)
21.3
(70.3)
24.7
(76.5)
27.2
(81)
26.7
(80.1)
23.0
(73.4)
17.6
(63.7)
12.6
(54.7)
7.5
(45.5)
16.75
(62.17)
Average low °C (°F) 2.8
(37)
4.7
(40.5)
8.1
(46.6)
13.4
(56.1)
17.6
(63.7)
21.3
(70.3)
23.4
(74.1)
22.8
(73)
19.4
(66.9)
14.6
(58.3)
9.6
(49.3)
4.6
(40.3)
13.52
(56.34)
Record low °C (°F) −4.4
(24.1)
−4.1
(24.6)
−1.0
(30.2)
3.5
(38.3)
7.8
(46)
13.1
(55.6)
15.8
(60.4)
16.0
(60.8)
12.3
(54.1)
2.3
(36.1)
−1.0
(30.2)
−3.5
(25.7)
−4.4
(24.1)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 43.8
(1.724)
49.9
(1.965)
77.0
(3.031)
116.2
(4.575)
170.9
(6.728)
181.7
(7.154)
158.2
(6.228)
122.4
(4.819)
77.3
(3.043)
91.3
(3.594)
60.8
(2.394)
35.8
(1.409)
1,185.3
(46.664)
Average relative humidity (%) 81 80 80 80 80 81 78 78 78 81 79 78 79.5
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center

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Coordinates: 27°14′24″N 108°54′00″E / 27.24000°N 108.90000°E / 27.24000; 108.90000