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Chongzhou

Chongzhou
崇州市
County-level city
Chongzhou is located in Sichuan
Chongzhou
Chongzhou
Location in Sichuan
Coordinates: 30°38′06″N 103°40′08″E / 30.635°N 103.669°E / 30.635; 103.669[1]
Country People's Republic of China
Province Sichuan
Sub-provincial city Chengdu
Area
 • Total 1,090 km2 (420 sq mi)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 661,120
 • Density 607/km2 (1,570/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 6112XX
Chengdu district map
Website chongzhou.gov.cn

Chongzhou (Chinese: 崇州; pinyin: Chóngzhōu) is a county-level city under the jurisdiction of Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan province, People's Republic of China, located about 37 kilometres (23 mi) west-southwest of downtown Chengdu. It is accessible by road from central Chengdu via the 65.1 km (40.5 mi)-long S8 Chengdu–Wenjiang–Qionglai Expressway, just outside the Chengdu greater ring road.

Nearby restaurants are crowded on weekends, and frequently used for off-site meetings and wedding ceremonies.

Chongzhou is nearby a set of rivers and nearby towns that are worth visiting, for example Anren, in Dayi county, which was a famous prosperous town in the Tang dynasty. Nowadays a charming old town centre to visit, and roughly 20 minutes drive from Chongzhou.

Climate

Climate data for Chongzhou (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 17.3
(63.1)
23.1
(73.6)
30.1
(86.2)
31.8
(89.2)
34.8
(94.6)
35.3
(95.5)
35.6
(96.1)
36.0
(96.8)
35.5
(95.9)
29.0
(84.2)
25.2
(77.4)
18.3
(64.9)
36
(96.8)
Average high °C (°F) 9.1
(48.4)
11.4
(52.5)
15.8
(60.4)
21.4
(70.5)
26.0
(78.8)
27.6
(81.7)
29.4
(84.9)
29.1
(84.4)
25.5
(77.9)
20.4
(68.7)
15.8
(60.4)
10.4
(50.7)
20.2
(68.3)
Daily mean °C (°F) 5.8
(42.4)
7.9
(46.2)
11.5
(52.7)
16.6
(61.9)
21.1
(70)
23.6
(74.5)
25.3
(77.5)
24.7
(76.5)
21.6
(70.9)
17.1
(62.8)
12.4
(54.3)
7.1
(44.8)
16.2
(61.2)
Average low °C (°F) 3.1
(37.6)
5.1
(41.2)
8.1
(46.6)
12.8
(55)
17.2
(63)
20.5
(68.9)
22.1
(71.8)
21.5
(70.7)
19.0
(66.2)
14.8
(58.6)
10.0
(50)
4.6
(40.3)
13.2
(55.8)
Record low °C (°F) −4.7
(23.5)
−3.9
(25)
−1.4
(29.5)
3.9
(39)
6.9
(44.4)
14.3
(57.7)
16.1
(61)
15.7
(60.3)
12.6
(54.7)
2.9
(37.2)
1.0
(33.8)
−4.4
(24.1)
−4.7
(23.5)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 10.7
(0.421)
15.4
(0.606)
27.9
(1.098)
49.6
(1.953)
80.1
(3.154)
119.5
(4.705)
218.4
(8.598)
249.3
(9.815)
136.3
(5.366)
43.2
(1.701)
19.3
(0.76)
8.1
(0.319)
977.8
(38.496)
Average relative humidity (%) 83 82 81 79 75 81 85 85 84 84 83 83 82
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center

References

  1. ^ Google (2014-07-02). "Chongzhou" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 2014-07-02. 
  2. ^ 我市2010年第六次全国人口普查数据公报 (in Chinese). Government of Chengdu. 2011-05-13. Archived from the original on 2011-09-30. Retrieved 2011-08-04. 

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