Leping
乐平市
Loping
Coordinates (government): 28°58′41″N 117°09′07″E / 28.978°N 117.152°E / 28.978; 117.152Coordinates: 28°58′41″N 117°09′07″E / 28.978°N 117.152°E / 28.978; 117.152
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceJiangxi
Prefecture-level cityJingdezhen
Area
 • Total1,973 km2 (762 sq mi)
Population
 • Total852,800
 • Density430/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
 2018
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
333300

Leping (simplified Chinese: 乐平; traditional Chinese: 樂平; pinyin: Lèpíng) is a county-level city in the northeast of Jiangxi province, China. It is under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Jingdezhen.

Administrative divisions

Leping City has 2 subdistricts, 14 towns and 2 townships.[1]

2 subdistricts
14 towns
  • Zhenqiao (镇桥镇)
  • Legang (乐港镇)
  • Yongshan (涌山镇)
  • Zhongbu (众埠镇)
  • Andu (按渡镇)
  • Hongyan (洪岩镇)
  • Lilin (礼林镇)
  • Hougang (后港镇)
  • Taqian (塔前镇)
  • Shuangtian (双田镇)
  • Lingang (临港镇)
  • Gaojia (高家镇)
  • Mingkou (名口镇)
  • Wukou (浯口镇)
2 townships

Transportation

Rail

Leping is served by the Anhui–Jiangxi Railway.

Climate

Climate data for Leping (1981–2010 normals)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 10.3
(50.5)
12.7
(54.9)
16.6
(61.9)
22.8
(73.0)
27.8
(82.0)
30.4
(86.7)
34.2
(93.6)
34.0
(93.2)
30.5
(86.9)
25.4
(77.7)
19.3
(66.7)
13.4
(56.1)
23.1
(73.6)
Average low °C (°F) 2.6
(36.7)
4.9
(40.8)
8.5
(47.3)
14.1
(57.4)
18.9
(66.0)
22.4
(72.3)
25.5
(77.9)
25.0
(77.0)
21.3
(70.3)
15.5
(59.9)
9.3
(48.7)
3.6
(38.5)
14.3
(57.7)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 92.7
(3.65)
124.6
(4.91)
203.7
(8.02)
250.3
(9.85)
247.5
(9.74)
295.4
(11.63)
207.3
(8.16)
130.8
(5.15)
76.8
(3.02)
66.3
(2.61)
78.2
(3.08)
53.2
(2.09)
1,826.8
(71.91)
Source: National Meteorological Center of CMA[2]

References

  1. ^ "南京市-行政区划网 www.xzqh.org" (in Chinese). XZQH. Retrieved 2012-05-24.
  2. ^ "乐平-天气预报". China Meteorological Administration. Retrieved 2020-12-08.