North Hulu Sungai Regency

North Hulu Sungai Regency
Kabupaten Hulu Sungai Utara
Coat of arms of North Hulu Sungai Regency
Motto(s): 
Agung
(Great)
Lokasi Kalimantan Selatan Kabupaten Hulu Sungai Utara.svg
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceSouth Kalimantan
CapitalAmuntai
Area
 • Total892.70 km2 (344.67 sq mi)
Population
 (2019)
 • Total237,573
 • Density270/km2 (690/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (WITA)
Area code+62 527
Websitehsu.go.id/web/
Itik Alabio Monument as local mascot.

North Hulu Sungai Regency (Sungai means "River" in Indonesian) is one of the regencies in the Indonesian province of South Kalimantan. It has an area of 892.7 km2, and had a population of 209,246 at the 2010 Census and 225,386 at the 2015 Census; the latest official estimate (for mid 2019) is 237,573.[1] The capital of the regency is Amuntai.

Administrative districts

North Hulu Sungai Regency is divided into ten districts (kecamatan), listed below with their areas and their 2010 Census[2] and 2015 Census[3] populations. The table includes the number of administrative villages (rural desa and urban kelurahan) in each district, and its post code.

Name Area
in
km2
Pop'n
Census 2010
Pop'n
Census
2015
No.
of
vill.
Post
code
Danau Panggang 224.49 19,593 21,296 16 71453
Paminggir 156.13 7,377 8,071 7 71451
Babirik 77.44 17,833 19,493 23 71454
Sungai Pandan (Pandan River) 45.00 25,905 28,056 33 71455
Sungai Tabukan (Tabukan River) 29.24 13,801 14,833 17 71456
Amuntai Selatan (South Amuntai) 183.16 26,466 28,755 30 71452
Amuntai Tengah (Central Amuntai) 57.00 47,961 52,420 29 71412
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Banjang 41.00 16,185 15,455 20 71416
Amuntai Utara (North Amuntai) 45.09 19,955 21,954 26 71471
Haur Gading 34.15 14,170 15,053 18 71472
Totals 892.70 209,246 225,386 219

Climate

Amuntai has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) with moderate rainfall from July to September and heavy rainfall in the remaining months.

Climate data for Amuntai
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 29.6
(85.3)
30.1
(86.2)
30.4
(86.7)
30.8
(87.4)
30.9
(87.6)
30.5
(86.9)
30.6
(87.1)
31.2
(88.2)
31.4
(88.5)
31.5
(88.7)
30.7
(87.3)
30.1
(86.2)
30.6
(87.2)
Daily mean °C (°F) 26.1
(79.0)
26.4
(79.5)
26.6
(79.9)
26.9
(80.4)
27.1
(80.8)
26.5
(79.7)
26.4
(79.5)
26.7
(80.1)
26.9
(80.4)
27.1
(80.8)
26.7
(80.1)
26.5
(79.7)
26.7
(80.0)
Average low °C (°F) 22.6
(72.7)
22.8
(73.0)
22.9
(73.2)
23.1
(73.6)
23.3
(73.9)
22.6
(72.7)
22.2
(72.0)
22.3
(72.1)
22.5
(72.5)
22.7
(72.9)
22.8
(73.0)
22.9
(73.2)
22.7
(72.9)
Average rainfall mm (inches) 274
(10.8)
273
(10.7)
248
(9.8)
217
(8.5)
193
(7.6)
133
(5.2)
122
(4.8)
97
(3.8)
113
(4.4)
135
(5.3)
233
(9.2)
300
(11.8)
2,338
(91.9)
Source: Climate-Data.org[4]

References

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

External links

  • Official website

Coordinates: 2°27′00″S 115°08′00″E / 2.4500°S 115.1333°E / -2.4500; 115.1333


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