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Jinchuan County

Jinchuan County
County
Chinese transcription(s)
Country China
Province Sichuan
Prefecture Ngawa Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Jinchuan County is a county of Sichuan Province, China. It is under the administration of the Ngawa Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture. Jinchuan is known in China for its violent 18th century uprisings that were suppressed by the Qing dynasty.

Climate

Climate data for Jinchuan (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 20.7
(69.3)
27.8
(82)
30.9
(87.6)
35.0
(95)
38.7
(101.7)
36.6
(97.9)
38.1
(100.6)
38.0
(100.4)
35.9
(96.6)
33.3
(91.9)
24.8
(76.6)
18.5
(65.3)
38.7
(101.7)
Average high °C (°F) 11.8
(53.2)
15.8
(60.4)
20.1
(68.2)
23.4
(74.1)
25.7
(78.3)
26.6
(79.9)
28.3
(82.9)
28.3
(82.9)
25.0
(77)
21.2
(70.2)
16.6
(61.9)
12.0
(53.6)
21.23
(70.22)
Daily mean °C (°F) 2.6
(36.7)
6.7
(44.1)
10.8
(51.4)
14.1
(57.4)
16.7
(62.1)
18.5
(65.3)
19.9
(67.8)
19.7
(67.5)
16.8
(62.2)
12.8
(55)
7.1
(44.8)
2.6
(36.7)
12.36
(54.25)
Average low °C (°F) −3.5
(25.7)
0.0
(32)
4.1
(39.4)
7.4
(45.3)
10.6
(51.1)
13.6
(56.5)
15.0
(59)
14.8
(58.6)
12.5
(54.5)
8.2
(46.8)
1.4
(34.5)
−3.3
(26.1)
6.73
(44.13)
Record low °C (°F) −9.7
(14.5)
−6.9
(19.6)
−5.7
(21.7)
0.3
(32.5)
2.1
(35.8)
5.9
(42.6)
8.0
(46.4)
7.2
(45)
5.2
(41.4)
−1.2
(29.8)
−6.1
(21)
−10.7
(12.7)
−10.7
(12.7)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 1.7
(0.067)
6.0
(0.236)
16.7
(0.657)
44.2
(1.74)
94.6
(3.724)
145.9
(5.744)
120.3
(4.736)
102.1
(4.02)
119.6
(4.709)
52.4
(2.063)
8.6
(0.339)
1.3
(0.051)
713.4
(28.086)
Average relative humidity (%) 49 45 47 53 61 72 73 72 76 73 63 55 61.6
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center