Jiangcheng County
江城县
江城哈尼族彝族自治县
Location of Jiangcheng County (pink) in Pu
Location of Jiangcheng County (pink) in Pu'er City (yellow) and Yunnan
Jiangcheng is located in Yunnan
Jiangcheng
Jiangcheng
Location of the seat in Yunnan
Coordinates: 22°35′09″N 101°51′44″E / 22.5859°N 101.8621°E / 22.5859; 101.8621Coordinates: 22°35′09″N 101°51′44″E / 22.5859°N 101.8621°E / 22.5859; 101.8621
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceYunnan
Prefecture-level cityPu'er
GB/T 2260 CODE[1]530826
Area
 • Total3,476 km2 (1,342 sq mi)
Elevation
1,186 m (3,891 ft)
Population
 • Total89,686
 • Density26/km2 (67/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
665900[2]
Area code(s)0879[2]
Websitejiangcheng.mofcom.gov.cn
1Yunnan Statistics Bureau [1]
2Puer Gov. [2]
3Yunnan Portal [3]

Jiangcheng Hani and Yi Autonomous County (simplified Chinese: 江城哈尼族彝族自治县; traditional Chinese: 江城哈尼族彝族自治縣; pinyin: Jiāngchéng Hānízú Yízú Zìzhìxiàn; Hani: Jalceiq Haqniqssaq Haqhholssaq Ziiqziifxeif) is an autonomous county under the jurisdiction of Pu'er City, in southern Yunnan, China, bordering Laos and Vietnam to the south, making it the only county in the province to border more than one country. By road, its seat, the town of Menglie (勐烈镇), is 520 km (320 mi) from Kunming and 145 km (90 mi) from Simao District, the municipal seat of Pu'er.[3]

Geography and climate

Jiangcheng has latitude range of 22°20'−22°36' N and longitude range of 101°14'−102°19' E. Its seat, the town of Menglie (勐烈镇), has an elevation of 1,119 m (3,671 ft). Located at an altitude of above 1,100 m (3,600 ft), Jiangcheng, as with much of southern Yunnan, has a warm humid subtropical climate (Köppen Cwa), with muddled distinction between the seasons and daytime temperatures remaining warm year-round. Highs peak in April and May before the core of the rainy season and reach a minimum in December; however, the warmest and coolest months are June and December, respectively at 22.8 °C (73.0 °F) and 13.1 °C (55.6 °F); the annual mean is 18.75 °C (65.8 °F). June thru September accounts for nearly 70% of the annual rainfall of 2,253.3 mm (89 in) and during this time, some rainfall occurs on most days.

Climate data for Jiangcheng (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 27.8
(82.0)
30.7
(87.3)
33.0
(91.4)
34.1
(93.4)
34.4
(93.9)
32.5
(90.5)
32.4
(90.3)
32.8
(91.0)
32.1
(89.8)
30.5
(86.9)
28.5
(83.3)
26.8
(80.2)
34.4
(93.9)
Average high °C (°F) 20.4
(68.7)
23.0
(73.4)
25.9
(78.6)
28.1
(82.6)
27.9
(82.2)
27.5
(81.5)
26.9
(80.4)
27.6
(81.7)
26.9
(80.4)
25.0
(77.0)
22.5
(72.5)
19.9
(67.8)
25.1
(77.2)
Daily mean °C (°F) 13.1
(55.6)
14.5
(58.1)
17.3
(63.1)
20.2
(68.4)
21.8
(71.2)
22.8
(73.0)
22.5
(72.5)
22.4
(72.3)
21.4
(70.5)
19.6
(67.3)
16.2
(61.2)
13.2
(55.8)
18.7
(65.8)
Average low °C (°F) 9.1
(48.4)
9.4
(48.9)
11.8
(53.2)
15.1
(59.2)
18.0
(64.4)
20.2
(68.4)
20.1
(68.2)
19.8
(67.6)
18.5
(65.3)
16.7
(62.1)
12.9
(55.2)
9.6
(49.3)
15.1
(59.2)
Record low °C (°F) 1.8
(35.2)
3.4
(38.1)
0.7
(33.3)
8.6
(47.5)
12.3
(54.1)
14.5
(58.1)
16.1
(61.0)
15.2
(59.4)
11.5
(52.7)
9.0
(48.2)
3.3
(37.9)
−0.7
(30.7)
−0.7
(30.7)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 28.2
(1.11)
31.2
(1.23)
44.3
(1.74)
91.3
(3.59)
261.6
(10.30)
355.6
(14.00)
485.0
(19.09)
413.1
(16.26)
256.6
(10.10)
164.1
(6.46)
86.9
(3.42)
35.4
(1.39)
2,253.3
(88.69)
Average rainy days (≥ 0.1 mm) 4.8 5.3 6.3 12.3 19.6 25.6 27.8 25.3 20.4 16.2 10.6 5.7 179.9
Average relative humidity (%) 83 77 74 75 81 86 88 87 87 87 86 85 83
Source 1: China Meteorological Data Service Center
Source 2: Weather China(precipitation days 1971-2000)[3]

Administrative divisions

In the present, Jiangcheng Hani and Yi Autonomous County has 5 towns and 2 townships.

5 towns
2 townships

Ethnic groups

The Jiangcheng County Gazetteer (1989:351-368) lists the following ethnic subgroups, as well as locations.

Hani

Hani subgroups in Jiangcheng County are (Jiangcheng County Gazetteer 1989:351):

Other names for the Hani include:

References

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-02-21. Retrieved 2009-01-29.((cite web)): CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ a b "Area Code and Postal Code in Yunnan Province". Archived from the original on 2007-11-07. Retrieved 2009-01-29.
  3. ^ a b 江城城市介绍. Weather China (in Simplified Chinese).
  4. ^ http://www.ynszxc.gov.cn/villagePage/vIndex.aspx?departmentid=223151[dead link]