Yongde County
永德县
Location of Yongde County (pink) and Lincang City (yellow) within Yunnan
Location of Yongde County (pink) and Lincang City (yellow) within Yunnan
Coordinates: 24°01′05″N 99°15′32″E / 24.018°N 99.259°E / 24.018; 99.259Coordinates: 24°01′05″N 99°15′32″E / 24.018°N 99.259°E / 24.018; 99.259
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceYunnan
Prefecture-level cityLincang
Area
 • Total3,296 km2 (1,273 sq mi)
Population
 • Total319,326
Time zoneUTC+8 (CST)
Postal code
677600
Area code(s)0883
Websitehttp://www.ynyd.gov.cn/
Lincang Portal
Yunnan Portal

Yongde County (Chinese: 永德县; pinyin: Yǒngdé Xiàn) is a county in the west of Yunnan province, China. It is under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Lincang.

Administrative divisions

Yongde County has 3 towns, 5 townships and 2 ethnic townships.[1]

3 towns
5 townships
  • Mengban (勐板乡)
  • Yalian (亚练乡)
  • Banka (班卡乡)
  • Chonggang (崇岗乡)
  • Dashan (大山乡)
2 ethnic townships

Ethnic groups

The Yongde County Gazetteer (1994:115) lists the following ethnic groups.

Climate

Climate data for Yongde (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 24.3
(75.7)
27.5
(81.5)
28.6
(83.5)
30.7
(87.3)
31.5
(88.7)
31.7
(89.1)
30.2
(86.4)
30.1
(86.2)
29.1
(84.4)
28.6
(83.5)
25.6
(78.1)
23.5
(74.3)
31.7
(89.1)
Average high °C (°F) 18.3
(64.9)
20.0
(68.0)
23.1
(73.6)
25.0
(77.0)
25.3
(77.5)
25.0
(77.0)
24.1
(75.4)
25.0
(77.0)
24.6
(76.3)
23.1
(73.6)
20.1
(68.2)
18.0
(64.4)
22.6
(72.7)
Daily mean °C (°F) 12.4
(54.3)
14.2
(57.6)
17.5
(63.5)
19.5
(67.1)
20.5
(68.9)
21.0
(69.8)
20.6
(69.1)
20.8
(69.4)
20.0
(68.0)
18.3
(64.9)
14.8
(58.6)
12.2
(54.0)
17.7
(63.8)
Average low °C (°F) 8.0
(46.4)
9.7
(49.5)
12.8
(55.0)
15.1
(59.2)
16.9
(62.4)
18.3
(64.9)
18.2
(64.8)
18.2
(64.8)
17.2
(63.0)
15.2
(59.4)
11.3
(52.3)
8.3
(46.9)
14.1
(57.4)
Record low °C (°F) 2.7
(36.9)
2.5
(36.5)
0.0
(32.0)
8.7
(47.7)
9.4
(48.9)
12.3
(54.1)
12.5
(54.5)
14.2
(57.6)
9.8
(49.6)
7.6
(45.7)
4.9
(40.8)
1.1
(34.0)
0.0
(32.0)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 17.6
(0.69)
31.6
(1.24)
33.0
(1.30)
65.0
(2.56)
131.1
(5.16)
178.4
(7.02)
234.6
(9.24)
211.8
(8.34)
160.4
(6.31)
120.6
(4.75)
60.9
(2.40)
15.3
(0.60)
1,260.3
(49.61)
Average relative humidity (%) 58 51 45 53 67 80 85 84 81 78 73 67 69
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center

References

  1. ^ "国家统计局" (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 2021-12-07.