Rong County
容县
Rong County is the northeasternmost division on this map of Yulin
Yulin in Guangxi
Coordinates: 22°51′32″N 110°33′29″E / 22.859°N 110.558°E / 22.859; 110.558Coordinates: 22°51′32″N 110°33′29″E / 22.859°N 110.558°E / 22.859; 110.558
CountryPeople's Republic of China
Autonomous regionGuangxi
Prefecture-level cityYulin
Area
 • Total2,257.39 km2 (871.58 sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Rongxian
Traditional Chinese容縣
Simplified Chinese容县
PostalJunghsien

Rongxian (Chinese: 容县; also called Rong Xian or Rong County) is a county in the southeast of Guangxi, China, bordering Guangdong province to the southeast. It occupies the northeast corner of the prefecture-level city of Yulin. Its population is approximately 700,000.[1]

Duqiao Mountain (都峤山), located in Rongxian, is a famous Taoist sanctuary.[2] Other tourist sites include the Zhenwu Pavilion (真武阁).

Transport

Climate

Climate data for Rongxian (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 29.2
(84.6)
32.5
(90.5)
34.1
(93.4)
35.2
(95.4)
35.1
(95.2)
37.1
(98.8)
38.3
(100.9)
37.9
(100.2)
37.7
(99.9)
35.0
(95.0)
33.0
(91.4)
30.1
(86.2)
38.3
(100.9)
Average high °C (°F) 17.5
(63.5)
18.3
(64.9)
21.3
(70.3)
26.1
(79.0)
29.8
(85.6)
31.7
(89.1)
33.0
(91.4)
33.0
(91.4)
31.3
(88.3)
28.6
(83.5)
24.3
(75.7)
19.9
(67.8)
26.2
(79.2)
Daily mean °C (°F) 12.8
(55.0)
14.3
(57.7)
17.4
(63.3)
22.2
(72.0)
25.4
(77.7)
27.3
(81.1)
28.1
(82.6)
27.9
(82.2)
26.4
(79.5)
23.4
(74.1)
18.8
(65.8)
14.4
(57.9)
21.5
(70.7)
Average low °C (°F) 9.6
(49.3)
11.6
(52.9)
14.7
(58.5)
19.4
(66.9)
22.4
(72.3)
24.4
(75.9)
25.0
(77.0)
24.7
(76.5)
23.1
(73.6)
19.8
(67.6)
15.0
(59.0)
10.6
(51.1)
18.4
(65.1)
Record low °C (°F) 0.9
(33.6)
1.2
(34.2)
2.8
(37.0)
8.
(46)
12.7
(54.9)
17.7
(63.9)
19.9
(67.8)
20.9
(69.6)
15.0
(59.0)
9.7
(49.5)
4.1
(39.4)
0.0
(32.0)
0.0
(32.0)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 61.1
(2.41)
73.3
(2.89)
87.6
(3.45)
170.2
(6.70)
274.7
(10.81)
260.0
(10.24)
235.2
(9.26)
196.7
(7.74)
134.9
(5.31)
65.2
(2.57)
43.7
(1.72)
32.7
(1.29)
1,635.3
(64.39)
Average relative humidity (%) 76 81 83 83 83 84 82 82 80 74 71 70 79
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center

See also