Xi County
息县
Xixian is located in Henan
Xixian
Xixian
Location of the seat in Henan
Coordinates: 32°20′35″N 114°44′24″E / 32.343°N 114.740°E / 32.343; 114.740Coordinates: 32°20′35″N 114°44′24″E / 32.343°N 114.740°E / 32.343; 114.740
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceHenan
Prefecture-level cityXinyang
Area
 • Total1,836 km2 (709 sq mi)
Population
 (2019)[2]
 • Total749,400
 • Density410/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
464300

Xi County or Xixian (simplified Chinese: 息县; traditional Chinese: 息縣; pinyin: Xī Xiàn) is a county in the southeast of Henan province, China. It is the northernmost county-level division of Xinyang. The primary dialect is Zhongyuan Mandarin.

Administrative divisions

As 2012, this county is divided to 6 towns and 14 townships.[3]

Towns
  • Chengguan (城关镇)
  • Baoxin (包信镇)
  • Xiazhuang (夏庄镇)
  • Dongyue (东岳镇)
  • Xiaohuidian (小茴店镇)
  • Xiangdian (项店镇)
Townships
  • Chengjiao Township (城郊乡)
  • Sunmiao Township (孙庙乡)
  • Lukou Township (路口乡)
  • Zhangtao Township (张陶乡)
  • Pengdian Township (彭店乡)
  • Yangdian Township (杨店乡)
  • Baitudian Township (白土店乡)
  • Gangjidian Township (岗李店乡)
  • Changling Township (长陵乡)
  • Chenpeng Township (陈棚乡)
  • Linhe Township (临河乡)
  • Guandian Township (关店乡)
  • Caohuanglin Township (曹黄林乡)
  • Balicha Township (八里岔乡)

Climate

Climate data for Xixian (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 19.9
(67.8)
27.0
(80.6)
30.7
(87.3)
33.8
(92.8)
37.1
(98.8)
37.8
(100.0)
38.7
(101.7)
38.5
(101.3)
37.7
(99.9)
33.9
(93.0)
28.4
(83.1)
22.0
(71.6)
38.7
(101.7)
Average high °C (°F) 6.7
(44.1)
9.5
(49.1)
14.5
(58.1)
21.5
(70.7)
26.6
(79.9)
29.8
(85.6)
31.5
(88.7)
30.7
(87.3)
26.9
(80.4)
22.0
(71.6)
15.5
(59.9)
9.1
(48.4)
20.4
(68.6)
Daily mean °C (°F) 2.1
(35.8)
4.7
(40.5)
9.5
(49.1)
16.1
(61.0)
21.4
(70.5)
25.3
(77.5)
27.5
(81.5)
26.5
(79.7)
22.0
(71.6)
16.6
(61.9)
10.1
(50.2)
4.2
(39.6)
15.5
(59.9)
Average low °C (°F) −1.5
(29.3)
0.8
(33.4)
5.2
(41.4)
11.2
(52.2)
16.6
(61.9)
21.3
(70.3)
24.2
(75.6)
23.0
(73.4)
18.1
(64.6)
12.2
(54.0)
5.7
(42.3)
0.4
(32.7)
11.4
(52.6)
Record low °C (°F) −18.9
(−2.0)
−11.0
(12.2)
−6.5
(20.3)
0.0
(32.0)
5.6
(42.1)
12.6
(54.7)
18.2
(64.8)
14.4
(57.9)
7.6
(45.7)
1.0
(33.8)
−8.0
(17.6)
−15.9
(3.4)
−18.9
(−2.0)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 29.7
(1.17)
38.3
(1.51)
64.3
(2.53)
60.3
(2.37)
106.8
(4.20)
137.3
(5.41)
199.5
(7.85)
152.2
(5.99)
76.6
(3.02)
64.6
(2.54)
47.0
(1.85)
21.8
(0.86)
998.4
(39.3)
Average relative humidity (%) 75 74 74 73 74 77 83 85 82 77 75 74 77
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center[4]

References

  1. ^ 最新人口信息 www.hongheiku.com (in Chinese). hongheiku. Retrieved 2021-01-12.
  2. ^ 最新人口信息 www.hongheiku.com (in Chinese). hongheiku. Retrieved 2021-01-12.
  3. ^ 周口市-行政区划网 www.xzqh.org (in Chinese). XZQH. Retrieved 2012-05-24.
  4. ^ 中国地面气候标准值月值(1981-2010) (in Simplified Chinese). China Meteorological Data Service Center. Retrieved 17 November 2022.