Jiaoling County

Jiaoling County (postal: Chiuling; simplified Chinese: 蕉岭; traditional Chinese: 蕉嶺) is a county in the northeast of Guangdong Province, China, bordering Fujian province to the north. Under the jurisdiction of Meizhou City, it was previously known as the Zhenping County (postal: Chenping).

Jiaoling
蕉岭县
Chiuling; Chiaoling
Location in Meizhou
Location in Meizhou
Jiaoling is located in Guangdong
Jiaoling
Jiaoling
Location of the seat in Guangdong
Coordinates: 24°40′N 116°10′E / 24.667°N 116.167°E / 24.667; 116.167Coordinates: 24°40′N 116°10′E / 24.667°N 116.167°E / 24.667; 116.167
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceGuangdong
Prefecture-level cityMeizhou
Area
 • Total957 km2 (369 sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Websitewww.jiaoling.gov.cn

Ethno-linguistic make-upEdit

Jiaoling is noted for its large Hakka population.

Notable peopleEdit

ClimateEdit

Climate data for Jiaoling (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 28.2
(82.8)
30.2
(86.4)
32.3
(90.1)
34.8
(94.6)
36.5
(97.7)
38.2
(100.8)
39.2
(102.6)
38.5
(101.3)
37.7
(99.9)
35.6
(96.1)
34.5
(94.1)
29.0
(84.2)
39.2
(102.6)
Average high °C (°F) 18.1
(64.6)
18.5
(65.3)
21.5
(70.7)
25.9
(78.6)
29.2
(84.6)
31.6
(88.9)
34.0
(93.2)
33.5
(92.3)
31.6
(88.9)
28.9
(84.0)
24.6
(76.3)
19.8
(67.6)
26.4
(79.6)
Daily mean °C (°F) 12.4
(54.3)
13.8
(56.8)
16.9
(62.4)
21.5
(70.7)
24.6
(76.3)
26.9
(80.4)
28.6
(83.5)
28.1
(82.6)
26.4
(79.5)
23.1
(73.6)
18.6
(65.5)
13.6
(56.5)
21.2
(70.2)
Average low °C (°F) 8.7
(47.7)
10.5
(50.9)
13.7
(56.7)
18.4
(65.1)
21.5
(70.7)
23.8
(74.8)
24.9
(76.8)
24.7
(76.5)
22.9
(73.2)
19.2
(66.6)
14.5
(58.1)
9.4
(48.9)
17.7
(63.8)
Record low °C (°F) −0.4
(31.3)
0.1
(32.2)
0.5
(32.9)
8.2
(46.8)
13.0
(55.4)
16.6
(61.9)
20.1
(68.2)
21.0
(69.8)
15.5
(59.9)
7.4
(45.3)
2.9
(37.2)
−2.9
(26.8)
−2.9
(26.8)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 47.7
(1.88)
105.5
(4.15)
167.5
(6.59)
224.4
(8.83)
228.7
(9.00)
286.8
(11.29)
156.7
(6.17)
207.5
(8.17)
130.5
(5.14)
32.4
(1.28)
36.9
(1.45)
34.1
(1.34)
1,658.7
(65.29)
Average relative humidity (%) 71 76 79 80 80 82 77 79 77 71 68 67 76
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 中国地面气候标准值月值(1981-2010) (in Simplified Chinese). China Meteorological Data Service Center. Retrieved 7 November 2022.