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Yongchun (Chinese: 永春; pinyin: Yǒngchūn; Min Nan: Éng-chhun; lit. 'eternal spring') is a county of Fujian
Fujian
province, People's Republic of China, located on the upper reaches of the Jin River. It is under the administration of Quanzhou
Quanzhou
City.[1] As of 2009[update], it had a total population of 558,996 residing in an area of 1,469 square kilometres (567 sq mi).[2] Many overseas Chinese in Southeast Asia have ancestors from Yongchun.[3] The county's historical sites include the Dongguan Bridge, an ancient covered bridge with a number of shrines inside. Originally built in 1145 and renovated a number of times since, the bridge is located in Dongmei village of Dongguan Township, on the road from Yongchun to the neighboring Xianyou County.[4]

Contents

1 Administration

1.1 Towns (镇, zhen) 1.2 Townships (乡, xiang)

2 Climate 3 References 4 External links

Administration[edit] Towns (镇, zhen)[edit] The county oversees 18 towns:[5]

Taocheng (桃城镇)—the county seat Xiayang (下洋镇) Penghu (蓬壶镇) Wulijie (五里街镇) Hushan (岵山镇) Huyang (湖洋镇) Yidu (一都镇) Kengzaikou (坑仔口镇) Yudou (玉斗镇) Jindou (锦斗镇)

Dapu (达埔镇) Wufeng (吾锋镇) Shigu (石鼓镇) Dongping (东平镇) Dongguan (东关镇) Guiyang (桂洋镇) Sukeng (苏坑镇) Xianjia (仙夹镇)

Townships (乡, xiang)[edit] There are 4:[5]

Hengkou Township (横口乡) Chengxiang Township (呈祥乡) Jiefu Township (介福乡) Waishan Township (外山乡)

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Yongchun (1981−2010)

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

Record high °C (°F) 29.0 (84.2) 32.2 (90) 33.2 (91.8) 34.4 (93.9) 36.3 (97.3) 38.0 (100.4) 39.6 (103.3) 39.0 (102.2) 37.1 (98.8) 35.8 (96.4) 34.9 (94.8) 29.6 (85.3) 39.6 (103.3)

Average high °C (°F) 18.2 (64.8) 18.4 (65.1) 20.7 (69.3) 24.8 (76.6) 28.1 (82.6) 30.7 (87.3) 33.7 (92.7) 33.2 (91.8) 31.1 (88) 28.2 (82.8) 24.3 (75.7) 20.2 (68.4) 25.97 (78.76)

Daily mean °C (°F) 12.5 (54.5) 13.3 (55.9) 15.6 (60.1) 19.8 (67.6) 23.3 (73.9) 26.0 (78.8) 28.1 (82.6) 27.7 (81.9) 25.8 (78.4) 22.5 (72.5) 18.3 (64.9) 13.9 (57) 20.57 (69.01)

Average low °C (°F) 8.7 (47.7) 10.0 (50) 12.3 (54.1) 16.3 (61.3) 19.9 (67.8) 22.9 (73.2) 24.3 (75.7) 24.1 (75.4) 22.3 (72.1) 18.5 (65.3) 14.2 (57.6) 9.6 (49.3) 16.93 (62.46)

Record low °C (°F) −0.8 (30.6) −0.7 (30.7) 0.2 (32.4) 6.3 (43.3) 9.3 (48.7) 14.1 (57.4) 20.1 (68.2) 20.4 (68.7) 15.0 (59) 6.8 (44.2) 2.4 (36.3) −3.3 (26.1) −3.3 (26.1)

Average precipitation mm (inches) 42.3 (1.665) 89.0 (3.504) 146.4 (5.764) 163.6 (6.441) 233.3 (9.185) 272.5 (10.728) 205.5 (8.091) 308.9 (12.161) 207.0 (8.15) 50.2 (1.976) 34.4 (1.354) 30.5 (1.201) 1,783.6 (70.22)

Average relative humidity (%) 73 77 79 80 81 83 79 80 78 73 71 70 77

Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center

References[edit]

^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on April 12, 2011. Retrieved April 23, 2010.  ^ "20-3 年末户籍统计人口数(2009年)". 福建统计年鉴—2010 (in Chinese). Fujian
Fujian
Statistics Bureau.  ^ Rethinking Chinese transnational enterprises: cultural affinity and business - (2001) By Leo Douw, Cen Huang, David Fu-Keung Ip ^ CHINA’S HISTORIC BRIDGES: ARCHITECTURE OVER WATER. Fujian Province. Images by Ronald G. Knapp, Larissa L. Mentzer, and Jeffrey D. Knapp ^ a b 2011年统计用区划代码和城乡划分代码:永春县 (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 2012-12-30. 

External links[edit]

Official website

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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

Xiangcheng District Longwen District Longhai City Yunxiao County Zhangpu County Zhao'an County Changtai County Dongshan County Nanjing County Pinghe County Hua'an County

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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