Xunke County
逊克县
Xunke in Heihe
Xunke in Heihe
Heihe in Heilongjiang
Heihe in Heilongjiang
Coordinates: 49°33′50″N 128°28′44″E / 49.564°N 128.479°E / 49.564; 128.479Coordinates: 49°33′50″N 128°28′44″E / 49.564°N 128.479°E / 49.564; 128.479
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceHeilongjiang
Prefecture-level cityHeihe
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)

Xunke County (simplified Chinese: 逊克县; traditional Chinese: 遜克縣; pinyin: Xùnkè Xiàn) is a county of northern Heilongjiang province, People's Republic of China, bordering Russia's Amur Oblast to the north across the Amur River. It is under the jurisdiction of the prefecture-level city of Heihe.

Administrative divisions

Xunke County is divided into 1 subdistrict, 3 towns and 6 townships.[1]

1 subdistrict
3 towns
6 townships

Demographics

Qike (labelled as Ch'i-k'o 奇克) (1951)
Qike (labelled as Ch'i-k'o 奇克) (1951)

The population of the district was 99,740 in 1999.[2]

Climate

Climate data for Xunke (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) −4.2
(24.4)
2.9
(37.2)
14.4
(57.9)
28.6
(83.5)
34.3
(93.7)
39.0
(102.2)
36.6
(97.9)
33.2
(91.8)
32.2
(90.0)
28.0
(82.4)
12.2
(54.0)
0.2
(32.4)
39.0
(102.2)
Average high °C (°F) −16.9
(1.6)
−12.0
(10.4)
−1.7
(28.9)
10.5
(50.9)
20.0
(68.0)
26.3
(79.3)
27.2
(81.0)
25.4
(77.7)
20.2
(68.4)
9.3
(48.7)
−5.1
(22.8)
−16.7
(1.9)
7.2
(45.0)
Daily mean °C (°F) −23.4
(−10.1)
−17.8
(0.0)
−8.0
(17.6)
4.8
(40.6)
12.7
(54.9)
19.0
(66.2)
21.8
(71.2)
19.5
(67.1)
12.5
(54.5)
3.1
(37.6)
−10.1
(13.8)
−20.3
(−4.5)
1.1
(34.1)
Average low °C (°F) −28.0
(−18.4)
−23.5
(−10.3)
−14.1
(6.6)
−0.9
(30.4)
6.0
(42.8)
13.1
(55.6)
16.8
(62.2)
14.9
(58.8)
7.4
(45.3)
−1.7
(28.9)
−14.5
(5.9)
−24.4
(−11.9)
−4.1
(24.7)
Record low °C (°F) −40.6
(−41.1)
−40.5
(−40.9)
−30.0
(−22.0)
−14.4
(6.1)
−4.6
(23.7)
2.6
(36.7)
8.3
(46.9)
3.5
(38.3)
−5.3
(22.5)
−17.8
(0.0)
−35.3
(−31.5)
−41.4
(−42.5)
−41.4
(−42.5)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 6.2
(0.24)
4.6
(0.18)
9.1
(0.36)
23.8
(0.94)
41.7
(1.64)
72.0
(2.83)
122.5
(4.82)
102.2
(4.02)
55.6
(2.19)
25.3
(1.00)
13.0
(0.51)
10.5
(0.41)
486.5
(19.14)
Average relative humidity (%) 72 69 63 57 54 63 76 78 67 62 69 73 67
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center[3]

Notes and references

  1. ^ "国家统计局" (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 2021-12-07.
  2. ^ (in English) National Population Statistics Materials by County and City - 1999 Period, in China County & City Population 1999, Harvard China Historical GIS
  3. ^ 中国地面气候标准值月值(1981-2010) (in Simplified Chinese). China Meteorological Data Service Center. Retrieved 22 August 2022.