Location in Baishan City
|Country||People's Republic of China|
|Township-level divisions||6 subdistricts|
|Municipal seat||Jianguo Subdistrict (建国街道)|
|• County-level city||3,009 km2 (1,162 sq mi)|
|• Urban||170.84 km2 (65.96 sq mi)|
|Elevation||341 m (1,119 ft)|
|• County-level city||162,000|
|• Density||54/km2 (140/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+8 (China Standard)|
Linjiang (simplified Chinese : 临 江 ; traditional Chinese :臨江; pinyin :Línjiāng; listed as Linkiang on old maps) is a county-level city in southern Jilin province, People's Republic of China, located to the east of Tonghua, and not far from the border with North Korea. It is a county-level city under the administration of Baishan.
During 1953–76, there are totally twenty one Chinese films being shoot on location in Linjiang, including Visitors on the Icy Mountain.
Linjiang has a monsoon-influenced humid continental climate (Köppen Dwa), with long, very cold winters, and very warm, humid summers. Monthly average temperatures range from −15.3 °C (4.5 °F) in January to 22.3 °C (72.1 °F) in July, and the annual mean is 5.57 °C (42.0 °F). Though the annual total is generous, precipitation is quite low during the winter and rainfall is concentrated in the months of June through August. Sunshine is generous but falling far short of the central and western parts of Jilin; with monthly percent possible sunshine ranging from 42% in July to 60% in February, there are 2,232 hours of bright sunshine annually.
|Climate data for Linjiang (1981−2010 normals)|
|Average high °C (°F)||−8.2|
|Daily mean °C (°F)||−15.3|
|Average low °C (°F)||−20.9|
|Average precipitation mm (inches)||11.7|
|Average precipitation days (≥ 0.1 mm)||8.8||7.4||8.6||10.6||14.3||15.8||17.9||15.1||11.5||9.8||10.1||9.8||139.7|
|Average relative humidity (%)||71||65||59||56||63||72||79||80||77||67||69||72||69|
|Mean monthly sunshine hours||162.2||178.9||217.0||212.6||224.9||207.4||191.4||185.5||172.6||190.9||149.4||139.6||2,232.4|
|Percent possible sunshine||55||60||59||53||50||46||42||43||46||56||51||49||50|
|Source: China Meteorological Administration (precipitation days and sunshine 1971–2000)|
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The only township is Mayihe Township (蚂蚁河乡)
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