Weixin County
威信县
Location of Weixin County (pink) and Zhaotong City (yellow) within Yunnan
Location of Weixin County (pink) and Zhaotong City (yellow) within Yunnan
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceYunnan
Prefecture-level cityZhaotong
Area
 • Total1,416 km2 (547 sq mi)
Population
 • Total370,000
 • Density260/km2 (680/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (CST)
Postal code
657900
Area code(s)0870
Websitewww.weixin.gov.cn

Weixin County (Chinese: 威信县; pinyin: Wēixìn Xiàn) is a county in the northeast of Yunnan Province, China, bordering Sichuan Province to the north. It is under the administration the prefecture-level city of Zhaotong.

Administrative divisions

Weixin County has 7 towns, 2 townships and 1 ethnic township.[1]

7 towns
  • Zhaxi (扎西镇)
  • Jiucheng (旧城镇)
  • Luobu (罗布镇)
  • Linfeng (麟凤镇)
  • Chang'an (长安镇)
  • Miaogou (庙沟镇)
  • Shuitian (水田镇)
2 townships
1 ethnic township

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Climate

Climate data for Weixin (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 20.3
(68.5)
31.9
(89.4)
33.4
(92.1)
33.0
(91.4)
34.5
(94.1)
35.2
(95.4)
35.8
(96.4)
35.8
(96.4)
37.2
(99.0)
32.4
(90.3)
28.9
(84.0)
23.5
(74.3)
37.2
(99.0)
Average high °C (°F) 6.6
(43.9)
8.7
(47.7)
13.4
(56.1)
18.7
(65.7)
22.5
(72.5)
24.6
(76.3)
27.8
(82.0)
27.5
(81.5)
23.6
(74.5)
17.4
(63.3)
13.5
(56.3)
8.3
(46.9)
17.7
(63.9)
Daily mean °C (°F) 3.7
(38.7)
5.5
(41.9)
9.3
(48.7)
14.0
(57.2)
17.7
(63.9)
20.2
(68.4)
22.6
(72.7)
22.2
(72.0)
18.8
(65.8)
14.1
(57.4)
10
(50)
5.2
(41.4)
13.6
(56.5)
Average low °C (°F) 1.9
(35.4)
3.5
(38.3)
6.6
(43.9)
10.7
(51.3)
14.1
(57.4)
17.0
(62.6)
19.1
(66.4)
18.6
(65.5)
15.7
(60.3)
11.9
(53.4)
7.7
(45.9)
5.2
(41.4)
11.0
(51.8)
Record low °C (°F) −5.3
(22.5)
−4.1
(24.6)
−3.5
(25.7)
2.3
(36.1)
6.1
(43.0)
10.5
(50.9)
11.5
(52.7)
11.4
(52.5)
7.3
(45.1)
0.8
(33.4)
−2.0
(28.4)
−9.8
(14.4)
−9.8
(14.4)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 25.1
(0.99)
28.4
(1.12)
43.8
(1.72)
73.2
(2.88)
118.5
(4.67)
152.3
(6.00)
185.7
(7.31)
170.8
(6.72)
107.5
(4.23)
71.1
(2.80)
38.6
(1.52)
23.1
(0.91)
1,038.1
(40.87)
Average relative humidity (%) 87 86 84 81 81 84 83 83 84 87 86 86 84
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°51′00″N 105°01′59″E / 27.85°N 105.033°E / 27.85; 105.033