Baisha Li Autonomous County

Baisha Li Autonomous County, formerly romanised as Paksa or Paksha, is an autonomous county in Hainan, China. It is one of 6 counties of Hainan. Its postal code is 572800, and in 1999 its population was 176,377 people, largely made up of the Li people.

Baisha

白沙县

Paksa
白沙黎族自治县
Baisha Li Autonomous County
Baisha is located in Hainan
Baisha
Baisha
Location in Hainan
Coordinates: 19°13′37″N 109°27′47″E / 19.22694°N 109.46306°E / 19.22694; 109.46306Coordinates: 19°13′37″N 109°27′47″E / 19.22694°N 109.46306°E / 19.22694; 109.46306
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceHainan
Area
 • Total2,177 km2 (841 sq mi)
Population
 (1999)
 • Total176,377
 • Density81/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China standard time)

ClimateEdit

Climate data for Baisha (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 34.2
(93.6)
37.4
(99.3)
38.1
(100.6)
39.0
(102.2)
37.8
(100.0)
36.6
(97.9)
37.2
(99.0)
36.5
(97.7)
34.0
(93.2)
34.4
(93.9)
34.4
(93.9)
32.3
(90.1)
39.0
(102.2)
Average high °C (°F) 23.8
(74.8)
25.4
(77.7)
29.3
(84.7)
32.2
(90.0)
32.3
(90.1)
33.2
(91.8)
33.1
(91.6)
32.3
(90.1)
30.3
(86.5)
29.0
(84.2)
26.1
(79.0)
22.6
(72.7)
29.1
(84.4)
Daily mean °C (°F) 17.8
(64.0)
19.3
(66.7)
22.6
(72.7)
25.6
(78.1)
26.4
(79.5)
27.7
(81.9)
27.4
(81.3)
26.6
(79.9)
25.1
(77.2)
23.8
(74.8)
21.0
(69.8)
18.1
(64.6)
23.5
(74.2)
Average low °C (°F) 14.0
(57.2)
15.4
(59.7)
18.4
(65.1)
21.3
(70.3)
22.9
(73.2)
24.0
(75.2)
23.8
(74.8)
23.3
(73.9)
22.3
(72.1)
20.6
(69.1)
17.8
(64.0)
15.3
(59.5)
19.9
(67.8)
Record low °C (°F) 1.8
(35.2)
6.9
(44.4)
10.9
(51.6)
14.2
(57.6)
17.7
(63.9)
19.6
(67.3)
21.1
(70.0)
19.2
(66.6)
16.5
(61.7)
10.8
(51.4)
9.3
(48.7)
0.4
(32.7)
0.4
(32.7)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 14.9
(0.59)
18.3
(0.72)
41.6
(1.64)
129.1
(5.08)
262.4
(10.33)
197.8
(7.79)
228.2
(8.98)
322.0
(12.68)
288.2
(11.35)
286.3
(11.27)
83.0
(3.27)
38.1
(1.50)
1,909.9
(75.2)
Average relative humidity (%) 85 84 80 80 84 81 82 86 89 87 87 88 84
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center

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