Barito Kuala Regency

Barito Kuala Regency
(Kabupaten Barito Kuala)
Official seal of Barito Kuala Regency (Kabupaten Barito Kuala)
Motto: 
Selidah
Lokasi Kalimantan Selatan Kabupaten Barito Kuala.svg
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceSouth Kalimantan
CapitalMarabahan
Area
 • Total2,996.46 km2 (1,156.94 sq mi)
Population
 (2019)
 • Total313,595
 • Density100/km2 (270/sq mi)
 [1]
Time zoneUTC+8 (WITA)
Area code+62 511
Websitebaritokualakab.go.id

Barito Kuala Regency is one of the regencies (kabupaten) in the Indonesian province of South Kalimantan. The area is 2,996.46 km2, and the population at the 2010 Census was 276,147; the latest official estimate (as at mid 2019) is 313,595.[2] The capital is Marabahan. The Motto of the Regency is "Selidah".

Administrative Districts

The Regency is divided into seventeen districts (Indonesian: kecamatan), tabulated below with their areas and population totals from the 2010 Census[3] and the official estimates for mid 2018.[4] The table also includes the number of administrative villages (rural desa and urban kelurahan) in each district, and its postal codes.

Name Area
in km2
Population
Census
2010[5]
Population
Estimate
mid 2018[6]
Number
of
villages
Post
codes
Tabunganen (a) 240.00 19,143 21,768 14 70567
Tamban 164.30 31,115 33,464 16 70566
Mekarsari 143.50 16,312 18,089 9 70568
Anjir Pasar 126.00 15,456 16,782 15 70565
Anjir Muara 116.75 19,456 21,736 15 70564
Alalak 107.35 51,403 59,190 18 70582
Mandastana 136.00 14,012 16,128 14 70580
Jejangkit 80.25 6,047 6,844 7 70581
Belawang 37.50 12,717 14,265 13 70563
Wanaraya 183.00 12,407 13,639 13 70560
Barambai 261.81 13,971 15,732 11 70562
Rantau Badauh 206.00 14,132 15,725 9 70561
Cerbon 261.00 8,403 9,362 8 70571
Bakumpai 221.00 9,321 10,493 9 70512 & 70513
Marabahan 166.00 18,907 21,846 10 70511 - 70513
Tabukan 343.50 8,097 9,032 11 70553
Kuripan 203.00 5,316 5,921 9 70552
Totals 2,996.46 276,147 310,016 201

Note: (a) including 3 small offshore or riverine islands.

Climate

Marabahan, the seat of the regency has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) with heavy rainfall from October to May and moderate rainfall from June to September.

Climate data for Marabahan
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 29.6
(85.3)
30.2
(86.4)
30.5
(86.9)
31.2
(88.2)
31.2
(88.2)
30.9
(87.6)
31.2
(88.2)
31.9
(89.4)
32.3
(90.1)
32.2
(90.0)
31.2
(88.2)
30.3
(86.5)
31.1
(87.9)
Daily mean °C (°F) 26.0
(78.8)
26.5
(79.7)
26.7
(80.1)
27.1
(80.8)
27.1
(80.8)
26.6
(79.9)
26.6
(79.9)
26.9
(80.4)
27.3
(81.1)
27.3
(81.1)
27.0
(80.6)
26.6
(79.9)
26.8
(80.3)
Average low °C (°F) 22.5
(72.5)
22.8
(73.0)
22.9
(73.2)
23.1
(73.6)
23.1
(73.6)
22.3
(72.1)
22.0
(71.6)
22.0
(71.6)
22.3
(72.1)
22.5
(72.5)
22.8
(73.0)
22.9
(73.2)
22.6
(72.7)
Average rainfall mm (inches) 324
(12.8)
304
(12.0)
302
(11.9)
228
(9.0)
193
(7.6)
124
(4.9)
105
(4.1)
100
(3.9)
111
(4.4)
142
(5.6)
227
(8.9)
299
(11.8)
2,459
(96.9)
Source: Climate-Data.org[7]

References

  1. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2020.
  2. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2020.
  3. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  4. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2020.
  5. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  6. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2020.
  7. ^ "Climate: Marabahan". Climate-Data.org. Retrieved 24 November 2020.

External links

  • Official website

Coordinates: 3°05′00″S 114°37′00″E / 3.0833°S 114.6167°E / -3.0833; 114.6167


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