Sinan County

思南县

Szenan
Sinan
Sinan
Location of the seat in Guizhou
Sinan
Sinan
Sinan (Southwest China)
Coordinates (Sinan County government): 27°57′23″N 108°14′58″E / 27.9563°N 108.2494°E / 27.9563; 108.2494Coordinates: 27°57′23″N 108°14′58″E / 27.9563°N 108.2494°E / 27.9563; 108.2494
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceGuizhou
Prefecture-level cityTongren
Area
 • Total2,231 km2 (861 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total499,398
 • Density220/km2 (580/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)

Sinan County (simplified Chinese: 思南县; traditional Chinese: 思南縣; pinyin: Sīnán Xiàn) is a county under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Tongren, in the northeast of Guizhou Province, China.

Area: 2,231 km2 (861 sq mi). Population is 610,000 in 2002.

Postal Code: 565100.

The government is located in Sitang town.

Climate

Climate data for Sinan (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 26.1
(79.0)
31.4
(88.5)
34.8
(94.6)
35.1
(95.2)
37.2
(99.0)
37.5
(99.5)
39.2
(102.6)
39.9
(103.8)
38.5
(101.3)
34.5
(94.1)
29.9
(85.8)
23.5
(74.3)
39.9
(103.8)
Average high °C (°F) 9.4
(48.9)
11.6
(52.9)
16.3
(61.3)
22.3
(72.1)
26.7
(80.1)
29.4
(84.9)
32.5
(90.5)
32.8
(91.0)
28.9
(84.0)
22.2
(72.0)
17.4
(63.3)
11.7
(53.1)
21.8
(71.2)
Daily mean °C (°F) 6.4
(43.5)
8.3
(46.9)
12.1
(53.8)
17.5
(63.5)
21.8
(71.2)
24.8
(76.6)
27.6
(81.7)
27.3
(81.1)
23.8
(74.8)
18.3
(64.9)
13.5
(56.3)
8.5
(47.3)
17.5
(63.5)
Average low °C (°F) 4.4
(39.9)
6.0
(42.8)
9.3
(48.7)
14.1
(57.4)
18.3
(64.9)
21.5
(70.7)
23.9
(75.0)
23.4
(74.1)
20.3
(68.5)
15.6
(60.1)
11.0
(51.8)
6.2
(43.2)
14.5
(58.1)
Record low °C (°F) −2.7
(27.1)
−1.4
(29.5)
0.5
(32.9)
5.5
(41.9)
10.4
(50.7)
14.1
(57.4)
17.7
(63.9)
18.0
(64.4)
12.6
(54.7)
7.6
(45.7)
0.7
(33.3)
−1.9
(28.6)
−2.7
(27.1)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 26.0
(1.02)
27.3
(1.07)
44.0
(1.73)
111.6
(4.39)
162.9
(6.41)
191.3
(7.53)
169.9
(6.69)
124.6
(4.91)
86.9
(3.42)
101.3
(3.99)
51.0
(2.01)
21.7
(0.85)
1,118.5
(44.02)
Average relative humidity (%) 76 74 74 76 77 78 74 73 74 79 77 75 76
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center