Yanhe County

沿河县

Yenho
沿河土家族自治县
Yanrhef bifzivkar zivzixxianr (Tujia)
Yanhe Tujia Autonomous County
Yanhe County seat
Yanhe is the northernmost division in this map of Yanhe
Tongren in Guizhou
Coordinates (Yanhe County government): 28°33′51″N 108°30′12″E / 28.5641°N 108.5032°E / 28.5641; 108.5032Coordinates: 28°33′51″N 108°30′12″E / 28.5641°N 108.5032°E / 28.5641; 108.5032
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceGuizhou
Prefecture-level cityTongren
Area
 • Total2,468.8 km2 (953.2 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total449,361
 • Density180/km2 (470/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)

Yanhe Tujia Autonomous County (simplified Chinese: 沿河土家族自治县; traditional Chinese: 沿河土家族自治縣; pinyin: Yánhé Tǔjiāzú Zìzhìxiàn; lit. 'along river') is a county in the northeast of Guizhou province, China, bordering Chongqing to the north. It is under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Tongren.

Climate

Climate data for Yanhe (1981−2010 normals)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 24.2
(75.6)
31.1
(88.0)
34.3
(93.7)
36.0
(96.8)
39.1
(102.4)
39.9
(103.8)
41.6
(106.9)
42.0
(107.6)
40.4
(104.7)
36.6
(97.9)
30.3
(86.5)
21.9
(71.4)
42.0
(107.6)
Average high °C (°F) 9.9
(49.8)
12.1
(53.8)
16.6
(61.9)
22.8
(73.0)
27.3
(81.1)
29.9
(85.8)
33.4
(92.1)
33.8
(92.8)
29.6
(85.3)
22.9
(73.2)
17.9
(64.2)
12.2
(54.0)
22.4
(72.3)
Daily mean °C (°F) 6.6
(43.9)
8.5
(47.3)
12.3
(54.1)
17.7
(63.9)
22.0
(71.6)
25.0
(77.0)
27.8
(82.0)
27.8
(82.0)
24.1
(75.4)
18.4
(65.1)
13.6
(56.5)
8.6
(47.5)
17.7
(63.9)
Average low °C (°F) 4.3
(39.7)
5.9
(42.6)
9.2
(48.6)
14.2
(57.6)
18.2
(64.8)
21.5
(70.7)
23.8
(74.8)
23.6
(74.5)
20.4
(68.7)
15.6
(60.1)
10.9
(51.6)
6.1
(43.0)
14.5
(58.1)
Record low °C (°F) −3.2
(26.2)
−2.3
(27.9)
0.1
(32.2)
5.8
(42.4)
10.1
(50.2)
14.6
(58.3)
18.3
(64.9)
17.6
(63.7)
13.2
(55.8)
7.1
(44.8)
0.7
(33.3)
−2.4
(27.7)
−3.2
(26.2)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 24.0
(0.94)
26.2
(1.03)
46.5
(1.83)
107.6
(4.24)
174.4
(6.87)
189.5
(7.46)
193.2
(7.61)
123.6
(4.87)
82.2
(3.24)
98.2
(3.87)
50.6
(1.99)
21.8
(0.86)
1,137.8
(44.81)
Average relative humidity (%) 75 73 74 76 78 81 78 75 75 80 77 75 76
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center