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 Anxi County (help·info) (simplified Chinese: 安溪县; traditional Chinese: 安溪縣; pinyin: Ānxī xiàn; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: An-khoe kōan) is a county of the municipal region of Quanzhou, in southern Fujian
Fujian
province, People's Republic of China. It lies adjacent to and directly north of Xiamen. Anxi is well known for a number of varieties of Oolong
Oolong
tea, the best-known of which is Tieguanyin
Tieguanyin
(铁观音, "Iron Boddhisatva
Boddhisatva
of Mercy"). Anxi Tieguanyin
Tieguanyin
(安溪铁观音) is classified as one of the Top 10 Chinese Tea.

China Tea Capital

Contents

1 Attractions 2 Administration

2.1 Towns 2.2 Townships

3 Climate 4 External links

Attractions[edit] Qingshui Yan (Chinese: 清水岩; pinyin: Qingshui Yan) is a mountain hosting a very large Buddhist temple. China Tea Capital (Chinese: 中国茶都; pinyin: Zhongguo Chadu) is a large center dedicated to showcasing Anxi County's famous tieguanyin tea. Administration[edit] The county executive, legislature and judiciary are in Fengcheng Town (凤城镇), together with the CPC and PSB branches. Towns[edit] The county oversees 13 towns (镇; zhen) in Anxi:

Penglai (蓬莱镇) Hutou (湖头镇) Fengcheng (凤城镇) – the county seat Guanqiao (官桥镇) Jiandou (剑斗镇), Chengxiang (城厢镇) Jingu (金谷镇) Longmen (龙门镇) Huqiu (虎邱镇) Lutian (芦田镇) Gande (感德镇) Kuidou (魁斗镇) Xiping (西坪镇) – home of the original Tieguanyin
Tieguanyin
tea shrub

Townships[edit] There are 11 townships (乡; xiang) in Anxi:

Cannei Township (参内乡) Bailai Township (白濑乡) Hushang Township (湖上乡) Shangqing Township (尚卿乡) Daping Township (大坪乡) Longjuan Township (龙涓乡) Changkeng Township (长坑乡) Lantian Township (蓝田乡) Xianghua Township (祥华乡) Taozhou Township (桃舟乡) Futian Township (福田乡)

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Anxi (1981−2010)

Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year

Record high °C (°F) 29.5 (85.1) 31.4 (88.5) 33.8 (92.8) 34.7 (94.5) 36.5 (97.7) 39.2 (102.6) 40.4 (104.7) 39.4 (102.9) 37.5 (99.5) 36.0 (96.8) 33.7 (92.7) 30.2 (86.4) 40.4 (104.7)

Average high °C (°F) 18.5 (65.3) 19.3 (66.7) 21.6 (70.9) 25.7 (78.3) 29.0 (84.2) 31.5 (88.7) 34.3 (93.7) 33.6 (92.5) 31.8 (89.2) 28.7 (83.7) 24.8 (76.6) 20.5 (68.9) 26.61 (79.89)

Daily mean °C (°F) 13.4 (56.1) 14.3 (57.7) 16.5 (61.7) 20.8 (69.4) 24.3 (75.7) 27.0 (80.6) 29.1 (84.4) 28.5 (83.3) 26.9 (80.4) 23.6 (74.5) 19.6 (67.3) 15.1 (59.2) 21.59 (70.86)

Average low °C (°F) 10.0 (50) 11.1 (52) 13.1 (55.6) 17.3 (63.1) 20.8 (69.4) 23.8 (74.8) 25.4 (77.7) 25.1 (77.2) 23.5 (74.3) 19.9 (67.8) 15.8 (60.4) 11.5 (52.7) 18.11 (64.58)

Record low °C (°F) 0.6 (33.1) 2.1 (35.8) 1.9 (35.4) 7.7 (45.9) 13.9 (57) 16.6 (61.9) 22.6 (72.7) 21.5 (70.7) 16.2 (61.2) 10.7 (51.3) 4.3 (39.7) −0.6 (30.9) −0.6 (30.9)

Average precipitation mm (inches) 41.2 (1.622) 93.4 (3.677) 136.6 (5.378) 163.1 (6.421) 209.7 (8.256) 256.2 (10.087) 199.3 (7.846) 286.6 (11.283) 211.1 (8.311) 57.3 (2.256) 35.3 (1.39) 33.5 (1.319) 1,723.3 (67.846)

Average relative humidity (%) 71 75 75 75 76 79 74 77 73 69 68 69 73.4

Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center

External links[edit]

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County-level divisions of Fujian
Fujian
Province

Fuzhou
Fuzhou
(capital)

Sub-provincial city

Xiamen

Siming District Haicang District

Fujian
Fujian
Free-Trade Zone

Huli District

Fujian
Fujian
Free-Trade Zone

Jimei District Tong'an District Xiang'an District

Prefecture-level cities

Fuzhou

Gulou District Taijiang District Cangshan District Mawei District

Fujian
Fujian
Free-Trade Zone

Jin'an District Changle District Fuqing
Fuqing
City Minhou County Lianjiang County Luoyuan County Minqing County Yongtai County Pingtan County

Fujian
Fujian
Free-Trade Zone

Putian

Chengxiang District Hanjiang District Licheng District Xiuyu District Xianyou County

Sanming

Meilie District Sanyuan District Yong'an
Yong'an
City Mingxi County Qingliu County Ninghua County Datian County Youxi County Sha County Jiangle County Taining County Jianning County

Quanzhou

Licheng District Fengze District Luojiang District Quangang District Shishi City Jinjiang City Nan'an City Hui'an County Anxi County Yongchun County Dehua County Jinmen County¹

Zhangzhou

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Nanping

Jianyang District Yanping District Shaowu
Shaowu
City Wuyishan City Jian'ou
Jian'ou
City Shunchang County Pucheng County Guangze County Songxi County Zhenghe County

Longyan

Xinluo District Yongding District Zhangping
Zhangping
City Changting County Shanghang County Wuping County Liancheng County

Ningde

Jiaocheng District Fu'an
Fu'an
City Fuding
Fuding
City Shouning County Xiapu County Zherong County Pingnan County Gutian County Zhouning County

¹ — Jinmen (Kinmen/Quemoy) is administered as a county by the Republic of China, but claimed by the PRC.

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