GRUAN Status

Site Name

GRUAN (code, name)
XIL Xilinhot
-short
Xilinhot
-long, international
Xilinhot National Climate Observation
-long, national
WMO (code, name)
54102 XILINHOT

Location

Country
China
Region
Inner Mongolia
Latitude
43.95 °
Longitude
116.12 °
Altitude
1013 m

Site maps
Position and region map

Position map

Local map

Institution / Operator

Name
-long, international
Inner Mongolia Weather Bureau
-long, national
Website
http://qxj.xlgl.gov.cn (only Chinese)
Description
National Meteorological Service

Site Contact

Name
Rongkang Yang
Affiliation
Xi Lin Guo Le Weather Bureau
Address
No.11#, 10th Group
Er Deng Mu Teng street
Xilinhot city
E-Mail
yrkaoc@cma.gov.cn
Phone
+86 479-8274119
Fax
+86 479-8274119

Site Description

Foundation
1955
General type
open country / field
Topography
elevated plain
Land use (within 10 km)
grassland / cropland 85 %, open water 8 %, settlements 8.5 %
Climate
typical warm semiarid continental climate; Spring and autumn season are short compared winter. Four seasons were seprated clearly by its climate characteriistic. The main climate characters are gale, drought and frigid weather.
Website

Relevant Documents

ICM-9 (2017)

GRUAN Site Report for Xilinhot - Yang RongKang

Progress and Plan of China Xilinhot GRUAN works - Zhao Peitao

ICM-7 (2015)

GRUAN Station Report for Xilinhot - Lead Centre