Shizong County
师宗县
Location of Shizong County (pink) and Qujing City (yellow) within Yunnan
Location of Shizong County (pink) and Qujing City (yellow) within Yunnan
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceYunnan
Prefecture-level cityQujing
Area
 • Total2,096 km2 (809 sq mi)
Population
 • Total333,621
 • Density160/km2 (410/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (CST)
Postal code
655700
Area code(s)0874
Websitewww.ynsz.gov.cn

Shizong County (simplified Chinese: 师宗县; traditional Chinese: 師宗縣; pinyin: Shīzōng Xiàn) is under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Qujing, in the east of Yunnan province, China, bordering Guangxi to the southeast.

The Landian Yao (蓝靛瑶) people of Gaoliang Township (高良壮族苗族瑶族乡) are found in Xin'an (新安), Dinglei (丁累), Xidu (细独), Shanglongga (上笼戛), and Xialongga (下笼戛) villages.[1]

Administrative divisions

Shizong County has 3 subdistricts, 4 towns and 3 ethnic townships.[2]

3 subdistricts
4 towns
  • Xiongbi (雄壁镇)
  • Kuishan (葵山镇)
  • Caiyun (彩云镇)
  • Zhuji (竹基镇)
3 ethnic townships

Climate

Climate data for Shizong (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 23.5
(74.3)
26.8
(80.2)
28.7
(83.7)
31.4
(88.5)
32.3
(90.1)
30.8
(87.4)
31.0
(87.8)
29.2
(84.6)
29.0
(84.2)
26.9
(80.4)
25.7
(78.3)
24.2
(75.6)
32.3
(90.1)
Average high °C (°F) 13.4
(56.1)
15.9
(60.6)
19.9
(67.8)
23.2
(73.8)
24.2
(75.6)
24.2
(75.6)
24.2
(75.6)
24.1
(75.4)
22.3
(72.1)
19.5
(67.1)
16.6
(61.9)
13.6
(56.5)
20.1
(68.2)
Daily mean °C (°F) 6.8
(44.2)
8.8
(47.8)
12.6
(54.7)
16.1
(61.0)
18.2
(64.8)
19.5
(67.1)
19.7
(67.5)
19.2
(66.6)
17.3
(63.1)
14.6
(58.3)
10.9
(51.6)
7.4
(45.3)
14.3
(57.7)
Average low °C (°F) 2.5
(36.5)
4.1
(39.4)
7.2
(45.0)
10.7
(51.3)
13.9
(57.0)
16.4
(61.5)
16.7
(62.1)
16.0
(60.8)
14.0
(57.2)
11.6
(52.9)
7.0
(44.6)
3.1
(37.6)
10.3
(50.5)
Record low °C (°F) −5.4
(22.3)
−5.0
(23.0)
−4.9
(23.2)
0.3
(32.5)
1.3
(34.3)
7.9
(46.2)
10.8
(51.4)
9.5
(49.1)
4.1
(39.4)
0.9
(33.6)
−5.5
(22.1)
−15.0
(5.0)
−15.0
(5.0)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 19.7
(0.78)
25.7
(1.01)
28.1
(1.11)
41.5
(1.63)
121.4
(4.78)
231.7
(9.12)
240.7
(9.48)
174.4
(6.87)
123.1
(4.85)
81.4
(3.20)
41.8
(1.65)
18.2
(0.72)
1,147.7
(45.2)
Average relative humidity (%) 79 73 67 67 74 82 84 85 85 85 82 81 79
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center

References

  1. ^ http://blog.voc.com.cn/blog_showone_type_blog_id_197129_p_1.html[dead link]
  2. ^ "国家统计局" (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 2021-12-07.

Coordinates: 24°49′41″N 103°59′24″E / 24.82806°N 103.99000°E / 24.82806; 103.99000