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Taiyuan Climate & Temperature

  • Taiyuan, China is at 3737'N, 11234'E, 777 m (2550 ft). See map.
  • Taiyuan has a mid-latitude steppe/ semi-arid cool climate (Kppen-Geiger classification: BSk).
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Taiyuan is situated in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 9.6 degrees Celsius (49.3 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 29.3 °C (52.7°F). This indicates that the continentality type is continental, subtype truly continental. Taiyuan Climate Graph
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 456.9 mm (18 inches) which is equivalent to 456.9 Litres/m (11.21 Gallons/ft).
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Taiyuan you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Neuquen, Argentina where you would find a Subtropical desert climate (Warm temperate desert scrub biome).

Taiyuan Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) 2 (35) 5 (40) 11 (52) 19 (67) 25 (78) 29 (83) 29 (85) 28 (82) 23 (74) 18 (64) 9 (49) 3 (37) 17 (62)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (21) -3 (27) 4 (39) 12 (53) 18 (64) 22 (71) 23 (74) 22 (71) 16 (61) 10 (50) 2 (36) -4 (24) 10 (49)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (10) -9 (16) -3 (28) 5 (40) 10 (51) 15 (58) 18 (65) 17 (62) 11 (51) 4 (39) -3 (27) -10 (14) 4 (38)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 3 (0) 6 (0) 11 (0) 24 (1) 35 (1) 55 (2) 120 (5) 94 (4) 64 (3) 29 (1) 12 (0) 3 (0) 457 (18)
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 9h 52' 10h 44' 11h 53' 13h 08' 14h 10' 14h 42' 14h 28' 13h 34' 12h 22' 11h 08' 10h 06' 9h 36' 12h 00'
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (). 32.4 41.7 52.6 64.2 72.5 75.8 72.8 64.5 53.1 41.6 32.4 29 52.7

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