Lanping County
兰坪县
兰坪白族普米族自治县
Lanping Bai and Pumi Autonomous County
Jinding, the county seat
Location of Lanping County (pink) and Nujiang Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan province
Lanping
Lanping
Location of the seat in Yunnan
Coordinates: 26°35′43″N 99°19′12″E / 26.59528°N 99.32000°E / 26.59528; 99.32000Coordinates: 26°35′43″N 99°19′12″E / 26.59528°N 99.32000°E / 26.59528; 99.32000
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceYunnan
PrefectureNujiang
Area
 • Total4,455 km2 (1,720 sq mi)
Population
 • Total190,000
 • Density43/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (CST)
Postal code
671400
Area code(s)0886
Websitewww.lanping.gov.cn

Lanping Bai and Pumi Autonomous County (simplified Chinese: 兰坪白族普米族自治县; traditional Chinese: 蘭坪白族普米族自治縣; pinyin: Lánpíng Báizú Pǔmǐzú Zìzhìxiàn; Bai: Ketdant Baifcuf Pupmipcuf zibzibxiand) is located in Nujiang Lisu Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan province, China.

Administrative divisions

Lanping Bai and Pumi Autonomous County has 4 towns and 4 townships.[1]

4 towns
  • Jinding (金顶镇)
  • Lajing (啦井镇)
  • Yingpan (营盘镇)
  • Tongdian (通甸镇)
4 townships
  • Hexi (河西乡)
  • Zhongpai (中排乡)
  • Shideng (石登乡)
  • Tu'e (兔峨乡)

Climate

Like most of Yunnan, Lanping has a dry-winter subtropical highland climate (Köppen climate classification: Cwb )

Climate data for Lanping (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 23.0
(73.4)
23.3
(73.9)
27.0
(80.6)
28.4
(83.1)
30.5
(86.9)
30.1
(86.2)
29.5
(85.1)
28.7
(83.7)
28.1
(82.6)
26.4
(79.5)
24.2
(75.6)
22.4
(72.3)
30.5
(86.9)
Average high °C (°F) 14.4
(57.9)
15.2
(59.4)
17.4
(63.3)
19.8
(67.6)
22.6
(72.7)
23.7
(74.7)
23.1
(73.6)
23.2
(73.8)
22.0
(71.6)
20.3
(68.5)
17.6
(63.7)
15.3
(59.5)
19.6
(67.2)
Daily mean °C (°F) 3.4
(38.1)
5.1
(41.2)
8.2
(46.8)
11.4
(52.5)
15.0
(59.0)
17.6
(63.7)
17.8
(64.0)
17.4
(63.3)
15.9
(60.6)
12.3
(54.1)
7.3
(45.1)
3.9
(39.0)
11.3
(52.3)
Average low °C (°F) −4.1
(24.6)
−2.2
(28.0)
1.2
(34.2)
4.8
(40.6)
8.7
(47.7)
13.4
(56.1)
14.6
(58.3)
14.1
(57.4)
12.6
(54.7)
7.7
(45.9)
1.0
(33.8)
−3.2
(26.2)
5.7
(42.3)
Record low °C (°F) −9.7
(14.5)
−8.9
(16.0)
−6.1
(21.0)
−1.3
(29.7)
1.2
(34.2)
6.4
(43.5)
8.1
(46.6)
6.2
(43.2)
3.5
(38.3)
−1.5
(29.3)
−6.1
(21.0)
−9.6
(14.7)
−9.7
(14.5)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 13.0
(0.51)
22.2
(0.87)
45.0
(1.77)
36.2
(1.43)
64.7
(2.55)
135.2
(5.32)
205.8
(8.10)
200.9
(7.91)
145.3
(5.72)
85.6
(3.37)
19.3
(0.76)
8.4
(0.33)
981.6
(38.64)
Average relative humidity (%) 63 62 63 66 70 80 85 85 86 82 75 69 74
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center

See also

References

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