Weixi County
Weixi Lisu Autonomous County
维西傈僳族自治县 · འབའ་ལུང་ལི་སུའུ་རིགས་རང་སྐྱོང་རྫོང་།
Location of Weixi County (pink) and Diqing Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan
Location of Weixi County (pink) and Diqing Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceYunnan
PrefectureDiqing
Area
 • Total4,661 km2 (1,800 sq mi)
Population
 • Total152,200
 • Density33/km2 (85/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (CST)
Postal code
674600
Area code(s)0887
Websitewww.wx.yn.gov.cn

Weixi Lisu Autonomous County (simplified Chinese: 维西傈僳族自治县; traditional Chinese: 維西傈僳族自治縣; pinyin: Wéixī Lìsùzú Zìzhìxiàn; Tibetan: འབའ་ལུང་ལི་སུའུ་རིགས་རང་སྐྱོང་རྫོང།, Wylie: 'ba'-lung li-su'u-rigs rang-skyong rdzong, ZYPY: Balung Lisurig Ranggyong Zong; Lisu: ꓪꓰꓲ-ꓫꓲꓸ ꓡꓲ-ꓢꓴ ꓫꓵꓽ ꓝꓲꓸ ꓛꓬꓽ ꓫꓯꓽ ) is located in Diqing Prefecture, in the northwest of Yunnan Province, China.

Administrative divisions

Weixi Lisu Autonomous County has 3 towns and 7 townships.[1]

3 towns
7 townships
  • Yongchun (永春乡)
  • Pantiange (攀天阁乡)
  • Baijixun (白济汛乡)
  • Kangpu (康普乡)
  • Badi (巴迪乡)
  • Zhonglu (中路乡)
  • Weideng (维登乡)

Climate

Weixi (labelled as WEI-HSI 維西) (1953)
Weixi (labelled as WEI-HSI 維西) (1953)
Climate data for Weixi (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 23.0
(73.4)
23.2
(73.8)
26.2
(79.2)
28.0
(82.4)
31.1
(88.0)
31.9
(89.4)
30.9
(87.6)
31.1
(88.0)
30.5
(86.9)
27.2
(81.0)
23.1
(73.6)
21.3
(70.3)
31.9
(89.4)
Average high °C (°F) 12.3
(54.1)
12.7
(54.9)
14.7
(58.5)
17.7
(63.9)
22.0
(71.6)
24.6
(76.3)
24.7
(76.5)
24.4
(75.9)
22.6
(72.7)
19.9
(67.8)
16.7
(62.1)
13.8
(56.8)
18.8
(65.9)
Daily mean °C (°F) 4.2
(39.6)
5.4
(41.7)
7.8
(46.0)
11.0
(51.8)
15.3
(59.5)
18.4
(65.1)
18.8
(65.8)
18.2
(64.8)
16.5
(61.7)
12.7
(54.9)
8.0
(46.4)
4.8
(40.6)
11.8
(53.2)
Average low °C (°F) −1.6
(29.1)
0.1
(32.2)
2.9
(37.2)
6.3
(43.3)
10.2
(50.4)
14.2
(57.6)
15.2
(59.4)
14.6
(58.3)
13.1
(55.6)
8.2
(46.8)
2.2
(36.0)
−1.3
(29.7)
7.0
(44.6)
Record low °C (°F) −8.0
(17.6)
−6.8
(19.8)
−2.8
(27.0)
−0.1
(31.8)
4.3
(39.7)
8.4
(47.1)
9.5
(49.1)
9.3
(48.7)
2.7
(36.9)
−0.3
(31.5)
−3.3
(26.1)
−8.9
(16.0)
−8.9
(16.0)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 26.9
(1.06)
63.8
(2.51)
120.4
(4.74)
91.6
(3.61)
59.2
(2.33)
87.1
(3.43)
161.9
(6.37)
157.3
(6.19)
112.4
(4.43)
59.8
(2.35)
19.1
(0.75)
12.0
(0.47)
971.5
(38.24)
Average relative humidity (%) 56 63 68 70 68 73 78 80 80 75 64 56 69
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center

References

  1. ^ "国家统计局" (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 2021-12-07.

Coordinates: 27°12′58″N 99°15′58″E / 27.216°N 99.266°E / 27.216; 99.266