Wuzhishan
五指山市
Wuzhi Shan Hainan China.jpg
Wuzhishan City jurisdiction in Hainan
Wuzhishan City jurisdiction in Hainan
Wuzhishan is located in Hainan
Wuzhishan
Wuzhishan
Location of the city center in Hainan
Coordinates (Wuzhishan City government): 18°46′30″N 109°31′01″E / 18.7751°N 109.5169°E / 18.7751; 109.5169Coordinates: 18°46′30″N 109°31′01″E / 18.7751°N 109.5169°E / 18.7751; 109.5169
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceHainan
Area
 • Total1,130.81 km2 (436.61 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total104,122
 • Density92/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China standard time)

Wuzhishan (literally five point mountain) is a county-level city in the highlands of Hainan island, China. Although called a "city", Wuzhishan refers to a large land area in Hainan - an area which was once a county. Within this area is the main city seat located beside Wuzhi mountain called Wuzhishan City. The city's total area is 1129 square kilometres, and its population is 115,000 people. Its postal code is 572200, and its district number is 0898.

Climate

Climate data for Wuzhishan (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 31.0
(87.8)
35.1
(95.2)
34.5
(94.1)
37.5
(99.5)
36.7
(98.1)
35.7
(96.3)
37.0
(98.6)
34.8
(94.6)
35.4
(95.7)
33.7
(92.7)
32.9
(91.2)
31.0
(87.8)
37.5
(99.5)
Average high °C (°F) 24.6
(76.3)
25.7
(78.3)
27.8
(82.0)
30.2
(86.4)
31.4
(88.5)
31.5
(88.7)
31.4
(88.5)
31.1
(88.0)
30.3
(86.5)
28.7
(83.7)
26.9
(80.4)
24.7
(76.5)
28.7
(83.7)
Daily mean °C (°F) 18.4
(65.1)
20.0
(68.0)
22.1
(71.8)
24.6
(76.3)
25.9
(78.6)
26.4
(79.5)
26.2
(79.2)
25.8
(78.4)
24.9
(76.8)
23.6
(74.5)
21.2
(70.2)
18.6
(65.5)
23.1
(73.7)
Average low °C (°F) 14.2
(57.6)
16.2
(61.2)
18.3
(64.9)
20.9
(69.6)
22.3
(72.1)
23.2
(73.8)
23.0
(73.4)
22.8
(73.0)
21.9
(71.4)
20.3
(68.5)
17.4
(63.3)
14.6
(58.3)
19.6
(67.3)
Record low °C (°F) 2.6
(36.7)
5.7
(42.3)
5.0
(41.0)
14.8
(58.6)
13.1
(55.6)
16.6
(61.9)
19.6
(67.3)
20.0
(68.0)
15.6
(60.1)
10.0
(50.0)
7.0
(44.6)
1.8
(35.2)
1.8
(35.2)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 12.1
(0.48)
16.6
(0.65)
38.9
(1.53)
99.7
(3.93)
216.3
(8.52)
207.1
(8.15)
264.6
(10.42)
309.1
(12.17)
267.0
(10.51)
306.8
(12.08)
70.0
(2.76)
21.4
(0.84)
1,829.6
(72.04)
Average relative humidity (%) 80 81 81 82 83 84 84 86 87 84 82 80 83
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center