Guangzhou is located at 112
56'N. The city is part of the Pearl River Delta.
Guangzhou stands at the confluence of the East River, West River and North
River (3 branches of Pearl River). It adjoins the South China Sea finally.
Area: 7,434 sq. km
Neighboring Areas: Hunan, Jiangxi, Fujian, and Hainan provinces; Guangxi Zhuang
Autonomous Region, Hong Kong and Macao.
Districts: Guangzhou is the capital city of Guangdong Province. It has direct jurisdiction over
10 districts and 2 satellite cities.
- Zengcheng City
- Conghua City
Climate: South subtropical marine climate with an annual average temperature of
21.8 degree Celsius, rainfall of 1694 millimeters, and a frost-free period of
345 days. In brief, Guangzhou receives lots of rain and heat all the year round.