Nanxiong
南雄市
Namyung
南雄三影塔广场.jpg
Nanxiong is located in Guangdong
Nanxiong
Nanxiong
Location in Guangdong
Coordinates: 25°07′N 114°18′E / 25.117°N 114.300°E / 25.117; 114.300Coordinates: 25°07′N 114°18′E / 25.117°N 114.300°E / 25.117; 114.300
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceGuangdong
Area
 • Total2,361.4 km2 (911.7 sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Websitehttp://www.gdnx.gov.cn/

Nanxiong (Chinese: 南雄; pinyin: Nánxióng), historically Namyung, Namhung, and Nanhsiung, is a county-level city of northern Guangdong province, People's Republic of China, bordering Jiangxi to the north, east and southeast. It is under the administration of Guangdong Province.

"Namhung" (Nanxiong). Nieuhof: L'ambassade de la Compagnie Orientale des Provinces Unies vers l'Empereur de la Chine, 1665
"Namhung" (Nanxiong). Nieuhof: L'ambassade de la Compagnie Orientale des Provinces Unies vers l'Empereur de la Chine, 1665

Climate

Climate data for Nanxiong (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 27.5
(81.5)
31.1
(88.0)
32.0
(89.6)
34.4
(93.9)
36.4
(97.5)
37.2
(99.0)
39.5
(103.1)
40.4
(104.7)
37.9
(100.2)
36.2
(97.2)
34.2
(93.6)
29.0
(84.2)
40.4
(104.7)
Average high °C (°F) 14.0
(57.2)
15.5
(59.9)
18.6
(65.5)
24.4
(75.9)
28.6
(83.5)
31.5
(88.7)
34.0
(93.2)
33.6
(92.5)
30.7
(87.3)
27.0
(80.6)
21.7
(71.1)
16.5
(61.7)
24.7
(76.4)
Daily mean °C (°F) 9.5
(49.1)
11.4
(52.5)
14.6
(58.3)
20.2
(68.4)
24.1
(75.4)
26.9
(80.4)
28.8
(83.8)
28.4
(83.1)
25.9
(78.6)
21.9
(71.4)
16.4
(61.5)
11.2
(52.2)
19.9
(67.9)
Average low °C (°F) 6.4
(43.5)
8.5
(47.3)
11.7
(53.1)
17.0
(62.6)
20.7
(69.3)
23.7
(74.7)
24.9
(76.8)
24.7
(76.5)
22.4
(72.3)
18.0
(64.4)
12.4
(54.3)
7.2
(45.0)
16.5
(61.7)
Record low °C (°F) −2.1
(28.2)
−1.4
(29.5)
−1.0
(30.2)
5.3
(41.5)
11.3
(52.3)
16.0
(60.8)
19.7
(67.5)
20.7
(69.3)
14.8
(58.6)
6.3
(43.3)
1.5
(34.7)
−4.1
(24.6)
−4.1
(24.6)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 62.
(2.4)
105.6
(4.16)
174.1
(6.85)
214.9
(8.46)
217.0
(8.54)
212.2
(8.35)
140.7
(5.54)
140.3
(5.52)
104.5
(4.11)
44.2
(1.74)
46.5
(1.83)
36.3
(1.43)
1,498.3
(58.93)
Average relative humidity (%) 73 77 81 81 80 80 75 77 76 70 70 68 76
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center