Eshan
峨山县
峨山彝族自治县ꊉꀜꆈꌠꊨꏦꏱꅉꑤ
Eshan Yi Autonomous County
Location of Eshan County (pink) and Yuxi Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan province
Location of Eshan County (pink) and Yuxi Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan province
Eshan is located in Yunnan
Eshan
Eshan
Location of the seat in Yunnan
Coordinates: 24°10′21″N 102°24′17″E / 24.17250°N 102.40472°E / 24.17250; 102.40472Coordinates: 24°10′21″N 102°24′17″E / 24.17250°N 102.40472°E / 24.17250; 102.40472
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceYunnan
Prefecture-level cityYuxi
Area
 • Total1,114 km2 (430 sq mi)
Population
 • Total145,783
 • Density130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (CST)
Postal code
653200
Area code(s)0877
Websitewww.yxes.gov.cn

Eshan Yi Autonomous County (Chinese: 峨山彝族自治县; pinyin: Éshān Yízú Zìzhìxiàn; Yi: ꊉꎭꆈꌠꊨꏦꏱꅉꑤ wop sha nuo su zyt jie jux dde) is located in Yuxi, in the central part of Yunnan Province, China.

Administrative divisions

Eshan Yi Autonomous County has 2 subdistricts, 3 towns and 3 townships.[1]

2 subdistricts
3 towns
3 townships

Ethnic groups

The Eshan County Gazetteer (2001:110, 132) lists the following ethnic groups and their respective locations.

Transport

Climate

Climate data for Eshan (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 24.0
(75.2)
27.3
(81.1)
29.2
(84.6)
31.6
(88.9)
32.6
(90.7)
31.4
(88.5)
31.4
(88.5)
31.6
(88.9)
31.1
(88.0)
29.2
(84.6)
26.0
(78.8)
23.9
(75.0)
32.6
(90.7)
Average high °C (°F) 17.7
(63.9)
20.0
(68.0)
23.3
(73.9)
26.2
(79.2)
26.5
(79.7)
26.6
(79.9)
26.3
(79.3)
26.6
(79.9)
25.3
(77.5)
23.0
(73.4)
19.9
(67.8)
17.2
(63.0)
23.2
(73.8)
Daily mean °C (°F) 9.1
(48.4)
10.8
(51.4)
14.0
(57.2)
17.6
(63.7)
20.2
(68.4)
21.5
(70.7)
21.2
(70.2)
20.7
(69.3)
19.5
(67.1)
17.1
(62.8)
12.9
(55.2)
9.4
(48.9)
16.2
(61.1)
Average low °C (°F) 2.9
(37.2)
3.6
(38.5)
6.5
(43.7)
10.4
(50.7)
15.0
(59.0)
17.7
(63.9)
17.9
(64.2)
17.2
(63.0)
15.9
(60.6)
13.5
(56.3)
8.5
(47.3)
4.4
(39.9)
11.1
(52.0)
Record low °C (°F) −2.5
(27.5)
−2.0
(28.4)
−2.6
(27.3)
3.1
(37.6)
5.5
(41.9)
10.9
(51.6)
13.0
(55.4)
11.2
(52.2)
6.6
(43.9)
4.8
(40.6)
−1.6
(29.1)
−4.5
(23.9)
−4.5
(23.9)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 16.8
(0.66)
20.5
(0.81)
22.6
(0.89)
43.1
(1.70)
95.2
(3.75)
138.6
(5.46)
178.2
(7.02)
163.4
(6.43)
99.2
(3.91)
81.3
(3.20)
49.7
(1.96)
16.8
(0.66)
925.4
(36.45)
Average relative humidity (%) 78 73 68 67 72 80 85 85 83 83 82 82 78
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center

References

  1. ^ "国家统计局" (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 2021-12-07.