Suichuan County

Suichuan County (simplified Chinese: 遂川县; traditional Chinese: 遂川縣; pinyin: Suìchuān Xiàn) is a county in the southwest of Jiangxi province, People's Republic of China, bordering Hunan province to the southwest. It is under the jurisdiction of the prefecture-level city of Ji'an, and is its southernmost county-level division.

Suichuan County
遂川县
Suichwan
Location of Suichuan County (red) within Ji'an City (gold) and Jiangxi
Location of Suichuan County (red) within Ji'an City (gold) and Jiangxi
Coordinates: 26°18′50″N 114°31′16″E / 26.314°N 114.521°E / 26.314; 114.521Coordinates: 26°18′50″N 114°31′16″E / 26.314°N 114.521°E / 26.314; 114.521
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceJiangxi
Prefecture-level cityJi'an
Area
 • Total3,144.17 km2 (1,213.97 sq mi)
Population
 (2019)
 • Total622,200
 • Density200/km2 (510/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Websitewww.suichuan.gov.cn

Administrative divisionsEdit

Nowadays, Suichuan County has 11 towns and 12 townships.[1]

11 towns
12 townships

DemographicsEdit

The population of the district was 508,688 in 1999.[2]

EconomyEdit

Suichan County is one of the largest producers of kumquats in China.[3]

ClimateEdit

Climate data for Suichuan (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 27.1
(80.8)
31.9
(89.4)
33.8
(92.8)
36.3
(97.3)
37.3
(99.1)
38.0
(100.4)
41.0
(105.8)
41.2
(106.2)
38.2
(100.8)
36.8
(98.2)
34.1
(93.4)
28.4
(83.1)
41.2
(106.2)
Average high °C (°F) 11.2
(52.2)
13.5
(56.3)
17.4
(63.3)
24.0
(75.2)
28.3
(82.9)
31.2
(88.2)
34.7
(94.5)
33.7
(92.7)
29.7
(85.5)
25.2
(77.4)
19.5
(67.1)
14.0
(57.2)
23.5
(74.4)
Daily mean °C (°F) 7.2
(45.0)
9.4
(48.9)
13.0
(55.4)
19.1
(66.4)
23.5
(74.3)
26.7
(80.1)
29.4
(84.9)
28.4
(83.1)
25.0
(77.0)
20.2
(68.4)
14.5
(58.1)
9.0
(48.2)
18.8
(65.8)
Average low °C (°F) 4.4
(39.9)
6.6
(43.9)
9.9
(49.8)
15.7
(60.3)
19.9
(67.8)
23.3
(73.9)
25.3
(77.5)
24.6
(76.3)
21.7
(71.1)
16.7
(62.1)
10.9
(51.6)
5.5
(41.9)
15.4
(59.7)
Record low °C (°F) −4.0
(24.8)
−3.2
(26.2)
−1.7
(28.9)
3.7
(38.7)
10.3
(50.5)
13.7
(56.7)
18.4
(65.1)
20.4
(68.7)
13.6
(56.5)
5.2
(41.4)
−0.2
(31.6)
−6.0
(21.2)
−6.0
(21.2)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 63.6
(2.50)
99.6
(3.92)
141.2
(5.56)
166.9
(6.57)
185.4
(7.30)
211.3
(8.32)
135.3
(5.33)
161.6
(6.36)
122.1
(4.81)
74.7
(2.94)
62.2
(2.45)
38.1
(1.50)
1,462
(57.56)
Average relative humidity (%) 80 81 82 80 79 79 71 77 79 76 77 76 78
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center[4]

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. ^ "南京市-行政区划网 www.xzqh.org" (in Chinese). XZQH. Retrieved 2012-05-24.
  2. ^ (in English) National Population Statistics Materials by County and City - 1999 Period, in China County & City Population 1999, Harvard China Historical GIS
  3. ^ Zhonghua quan guo min zhu fu nü lian he hui (1988). Chung-kuo fu nü. Foreign Language Press. Retrieved 16 June 2011.
  4. ^ 中国地面气候标准值月值(1981-2010) (in Chinese). China Meteorological Data Service Center. Retrieved 20 October 2018.

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