Lushan
庐山市
Location of Lushan City (red) within Jiujiang City (yellow) and Jiangxi
Location of Lushan City (red) within Jiujiang City (yellow) and Jiangxi
Coordinates: 29°26′53″N 116°02′42″E / 29.4481°N 116.0451°E / 29.4481; 116.0451Coordinates: 29°26′53″N 116°02′42″E / 29.4481°N 116.0451°E / 29.4481; 116.0451
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceJiangxi
Prefecture-level cityJiujiang
SeatNankang
Area
 • Total913 km2 (353 sq mi)
Population
 (2017)
 • Total244,755
 • Density270/km2 (690/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard Time)
Postal Code
332800
Towns7
Township1

Lushan City (simplified Chinese: 庐山; traditional Chinese: 廬山; pinyin: Lúshān), formerly Xingzi County (Singtze; Hingtzu) (Chinese: 星子县), is a county-level city in the north of Jiangxi Province, China. It is under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Jiujiang.

Administrative divisions

Lushan City is divided to 7 towns and 1 township.[1]

7 towns
  • Nankang (南康镇)
  • Bailu (白鹿镇)
  • Wenquan (温泉镇)
  • Liaohua (蓼花镇)
  • Hualin (华林镇)
  • Jiaotang (蛟塘镇)
  • Hengtang (横塘镇)
1 township

Climate

Climate data for Lushan City (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 23.6
(74.5)
27.3
(81.1)
30.5
(86.9)
33.6
(92.5)
34.0
(93.2)
36.1
(97.0)
37.9
(100.2)
38.9
(102.0)
37.1
(98.8)
34.3
(93.7)
29.6
(85.3)
20.8
(69.4)
38.9
(102.0)
Average high °C (°F) 8.3
(46.9)
10.8
(51.4)
14.7
(58.5)
20.8
(69.4)
25.9
(78.6)
28.8
(83.8)
32.2
(90.0)
32.1
(89.8)
28.5
(83.3)
23.3
(73.9)
17.1
(62.8)
11.1
(52.0)
21.1
(70.0)
Daily mean °C (°F) 4.9
(40.8)
7.2
(45.0)
11.0
(51.8)
17.2
(63.0)
22.4
(72.3)
25.6
(78.1)
29.1
(84.4)
28.7
(83.7)
24.9
(76.8)
19.5
(67.1)
13.1
(55.6)
7.2
(45.0)
17.6
(63.6)
Average low °C (°F) 2.3
(36.1)
4.5
(40.1)
8.1
(46.6)
14.0
(57.2)
19.1
(66.4)
22.9
(73.2)
26.3
(79.3)
25.7
(78.3)
21.9
(71.4)
16.3
(61.3)
9.8
(49.6)
4.0
(39.2)
14.6
(58.2)
Record low °C (°F) −5.9
(21.4)
−5.7
(21.7)
−2.2
(28.0)
3.1
(37.6)
9.2
(48.6)
14.7
(58.5)
19.2
(66.6)
18.6
(65.5)
14.6
(58.3)
4.6
(40.3)
−1.4
(29.5)
−9.5
(14.9)
−9.5
(14.9)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 62.9
(2.48)
82.5
(3.25)
132.2
(5.20)
190.4
(7.50)
203.1
(8.00)
237.7
(9.36)
170.5
(6.71)
146.9
(5.78)
73.9
(2.91)
63.9
(2.52)
64.6
(2.54)
34.4
(1.35)
1,463
(57.6)
Average relative humidity (%) 74 74 76 77 77 80 79 77 73 69 70 70 75
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center[2]

See also

References

  1. ^ "南京市-行政区划网 www.xzqh.org" (in Chinese). XZQH. Retrieved 2012-05-24.
  2. ^ 中国地面气候标准值月值(1981-2010) (in Simplified Chinese). China Meteorological Data Service Center. Retrieved 10 October 2019.