Xinzhou China



Keywords: Xinzhou China
Description: Xinzhou City lies in north-central Shanxi, hosting the Mt. Wutai located in northeast Wutai County which is considered the top natural scenery of the province.

Administrative Division: 1 district (Xinfu); 12 counties (Dingxiang, Wutai, Daixian, Fanzhi, Ningwu, Jingyue, Shenchi, Wuzhai, Kelan, Hequ, Baode, Pianguan); 1 county-level city (Yuanping)

Location: Xinzhou City lies in north-central Shanxi Province, neighbors Datong in the north and Taiyuan in the south. In the west, it is separated from Shaanxi Province and Inner Mongolia by the Yellow River, and is separated from Hebei Province by Taihang Mountains in the east.

History: Xiurong was the ancient name for Xinzhou. Before it was brought into the shires that the Qin Dynasty (221BC-206BC) established in this region, it successively belonged to the Jin and Zhao kingdoms. It gained the present name in the early Western Han Dynasty (206BC-24AD). Since the Tang and Song dynasties, it had become a town of great military importance in northern Shanxi.

Climate: Enjoying a temperate continental monsoon climate, the region has an annual average temperature of 4.3-9.2℃ (39.7-48.6℉). The weather is favorable, warmer in winter and cooler in summer.




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