Jidong County
鸡东县
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Jidong is located in Heilongjiang
Jidong
Jidong
Location in Heilongjiang
Coordinates: 45°16′N 131°07′E / 45.267°N 131.117°E / 45.267; 131.117Coordinates: 45°16′N 131°07′E / 45.267°N 131.117°E / 45.267; 131.117
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceHeilongjiang
Prefecture-level cityJixi
Area
 • Total3,228.88 km2 (1,246.68 sq mi)
Elevation
186 m (610 ft)
Population
 • Total273,871
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)

Jidong County (simplified Chinese: 鸡东县; traditional Chinese: 雞東縣; pinyin: Jīdōng Xiàn; lit. 'East of Mount Jiguan') is a county of southeastern Heilongjiang Province, China, bordering Russia's Primorsky Krai to the southeast. It is under the administration of Jixi City and is the location of Jixi Xingkaihu Airport.

Administrative divisions

Jidong County is divided into 8 towns and 3 townships.[1]

8 towns
3 townships

Climate

Climate data for Jidong (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 5.6
(42.1)
11.1
(52.0)
19.1
(66.4)
30.1
(86.2)
34.8
(94.6)
38.1
(100.6)
37.2
(99.0)
34.8
(94.6)
32.8
(91.0)
28.9
(84.0)
19.3
(66.7)
9.1
(48.4)
38.1
(100.6)
Average high °C (°F) −10.1
(13.8)
−5.3
(22.5)
2.6
(36.7)
13.4
(56.1)
20.5
(68.9)
25.1
(77.2)
26.8
(80.2)
26.6
(79.9)
21.4
(70.5)
12.9
(55.2)
1.0
(33.8)
−8.2
(17.2)
10.6
(51.0)
Daily mean °C (°F) −15.7
(3.7)
−11.3
(11.7)
−3.1
(26.4)
7.0
(44.6)
14.2
(57.6)
19.5
(67.1)
22.0
(71.6)
21.5
(70.7)
15.1
(59.2)
6.5
(43.7)
−4.4
(24.1)
−13.3
(8.1)
4.8
(40.7)
Average low °C (°F) −20.7
(−5.3)
−17.0
(1.4)
−8.9
(16.0)
0.7
(33.3)
8.0
(46.4)
14.2
(57.6)
17.7
(63.9)
16.9
(62.4)
9.3
(48.7)
0.7
(33.3)
−9.2
(15.4)
−17.9
(−0.2)
−0.5
(31.1)
Record low °C (°F) −36.4
(−33.5)
−30.9
(−23.6)
−24.4
(−11.9)
−9.7
(14.5)
−2.0
(28.4)
5.1
(41.2)
11.4
(52.5)
8.5
(47.3)
−2.5
(27.5)
−11.7
(10.9)
−23.8
(−10.8)
−32.8
(−27.0)
−36.4
(−33.5)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 6.3
(0.25)
5.6
(0.22)
13.8
(0.54)
27.8
(1.09)
52.9
(2.08)
80.2
(3.16)
126.0
(4.96)
99.1
(3.90)
51.9
(2.04)
33.5
(1.32)
11.6
(0.46)
8.8
(0.35)
517.5
(20.37)
Average relative humidity (%) 66 61 55 54 57 69 79 79 72 61 61 66 65
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center[2]

References

  1. ^ "国家统计局" (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 2021-12-07.
  2. ^ 中国地面气候标准值月值(1981-2010) (in Simplified Chinese). China Meteorological Data Service Center. Retrieved 23 August 2022.