Wusheng County
武胜县
Location of Wusheng County (red) within Guang'an City (yellow) and Sichuan
Location of Wusheng County (red) within Guang'an City (yellow) and Sichuan
CountryChina
ProvinceSichuan
Prefecture-level cityGuang'an
Area
 • Total966 km2 (373 sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)

Wusheng County (simplified Chinese: 武胜县; traditional Chinese: 武勝縣; pinyin: Wǔshèng Xiàn) is a county of Sichuan Province, China, bordering Chongqing to the south. It is locates in the southwest of the prefecture-level city of Guang'an and is its westernmost county-level division.

Administrative divisions

Wusheng County comprises 19 towns and 4 townships:[1]

towns
townships

Climate

Climate data for Wusheng, elevation 316 m (1,037 ft), (1991–2020 normals, extremes 1981–2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 18.4
(65.1)
22.8
(73.0)
32.0
(89.6)
35.4
(95.7)
37.0
(98.6)
37.9
(100.2)
40.8
(105.4)
42.1
(107.8)
42.8
(109.0)
35.5
(95.9)
25.2
(77.4)
17.9
(64.2)
42.8
(109.0)
Mean daily maximum °C (°F) 9.6
(49.3)
12.7
(54.9)
17.7
(63.9)
23.2
(73.8)
26.6
(79.9)
28.9
(84.0)
32.4
(90.3)
32.8
(91.0)
27.4
(81.3)
21.3
(70.3)
16.4
(61.5)
10.7
(51.3)
21.6
(71.0)
Daily mean °C (°F) 6.8
(44.2)
9.3
(48.7)
13.5
(56.3)
18.5
(65.3)
22.0
(71.6)
24.7
(76.5)
27.9
(82.2)
27.8
(82.0)
23.3
(73.9)
18.1
(64.6)
13.4
(56.1)
8.2
(46.8)
17.8
(64.0)
Mean daily minimum °C (°F) 4.7
(40.5)
6.9
(44.4)
10.4
(50.7)
15.0
(59.0)
18.6
(65.5)
21.6
(70.9)
24.4
(75.9)
24.1
(75.4)
20.5
(68.9)
15.9
(60.6)
11.3
(52.3)
6.4
(43.5)
15.0
(59.0)
Record low °C (°F) −2.6
(27.3)
−0.1
(31.8)
0.8
(33.4)
5.1
(41.2)
9.3
(48.7)
14.1
(57.4)
18.8
(65.8)
16.7
(62.1)
12.2
(54.0)
3.6
(38.5)
1.8
(35.2)
−2.7
(27.1)
−2.7
(27.1)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 17.0
(0.67)
20.0
(0.79)
41.7
(1.64)
81.7
(3.22)
145.9
(5.74)
172.7
(6.80)
167.2
(6.58)
125.9
(4.96)
129.5
(5.10)
90.7
(3.57)
40.2
(1.58)
19.6
(0.77)
1,052.1
(41.42)
Average precipitation days (≥ 0.1 mm) 10.7 9.1 10.9 12.7 15.1 15.5 12.0 10.9 13.7 16.3 11.5 10.8 149.2
Average snowy days 0.5 0.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1 0.9
Average relative humidity (%) 87 83 78 78 79 84 81 76 83 88 88 89 83
Mean monthly sunshine hours 38.0 50.6 95.3 128.3 130.7 120.6 184.9 193.4 112.9 67.0 53.2 31.4 1,206.3
Percent possible sunshine 12 16 25 33 31 29 43 48 31 19 17 10 26
Source: China Meteorological Administration[2][3]

References

  1. ^ 2023年统计用区划代码和城乡划分代码:武胜县 (in Simplified Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of China.
  2. ^ 中国气象数据网 – WeatherBk Data (in Simplified Chinese). China Meteorological Administration. Retrieved 14 April 2023.
  3. ^ 中国气象数据网 (in Simplified Chinese). China Meteorological Administration. Retrieved 14 April 2023.


30°21′00″N 106°17′00″E / 30.3501°N 106.2834°E / 30.3501; 106.2834