Tanah Laut Regency

Tanah Laut Regency
Kabupaten Tanah Laut
Coat of arms of Tanah Laut Regency
Motto: 
Tuntung Pandang
Lokasi Kalimantan Selatan Kabupaten Tanah Laut.svg
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceSouth Kalimantan
CapitalPelaihari
Area
 • Total3,631.35 km2 (1,402.07 sq mi)
Population
 (2017)
 • Total334,328
 • Density92/km2 (240/sq mi)
 [1]
Time zoneUTC+8 (WITA)
Area code+62 512
Websitetanahlautkab.go.id

Tanah Laut Regency is one of the regencies in the Indonesian province of South Kalimantan. The area is 3,631.35 km2, and the population at the 2010 Census was 296,333; the latest official estimate (as at mid 2017) is 334,328.[2] The capital is Pelaihari. Motto: "Tuntung Pandang" (Banjarese). Tuntung Pandang have meaning as "nice to see until forever"

Administrative Districts

The Regency is divided into eleven districts (kecamatan), listed below with their areas and their 2010 Census populations,[3] together with the latest (as at mid 2017) official estimates.[4] 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
Estimate
2017
No.
of
vill.
Post
code
Panyipatan 336.00 21,151 22,446 10 70871
Takisung 343.00 27,998 29,066 12 70861
Kurau 127.00 11,578 11,902 11 70851
Bumi Makmur 141.00 11,831 13,787 11 70853
Bati-Bati 234.75 38,645 39,538 14 70852
Tambang Ulang 160.75 14,925 16,703 9 70854
Pelaihara 379.45 63,895 65,251 20 70812
-70815
Bajuin 196.30 15,957 17,410 9 70815
Batu Ampar 548.10 11,831 26,739 14 70882
Jorong 628.00 29,002 40,233 11 70881
Kintap 537.00 38,118 51,253 14 70883
Totals 3,631.35 296,333 334,328 135

Climate

Pelaihari, the seat of the regency has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) with moderate rainfall from July to October and heavy to very heavy rainfall from November to June.

Climate data for Pelaihari
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 30.0
(86.0)
30.4
(86.7)
30.8
(87.4)
31.5
(88.7)
31.7
(89.1)
31.3
(88.3)
31.2
(88.2)
31.8
(89.2)
32.3
(90.1)
32.6
(90.7)
31.6
(88.9)
30.5
(86.9)
31.3
(88.4)
Daily mean °C (°F) 26.5
(79.7)
26.7
(80.1)
27.0
(80.6)
27.4
(81.3)
27.6
(81.7)
26.9
(80.4)
26.5
(79.7)
26.8
(80.2)
27.2
(81.0)
27.7
(81.9)
27.3
(81.1)
26.8
(80.2)
27.0
(80.7)
Average low °C (°F) 23.0
(73.4)
23.1
(73.6)
23.2
(73.8)
23.4
(74.1)
23.5
(74.3)
22.5
(72.5)
21.8
(71.2)
21.8
(71.2)
22.1
(71.8)
22.8
(73.0)
23.1
(73.6)
23.1
(73.6)
22.8
(73.0)
Average rainfall mm (inches) 344
(13.5)
287
(11.3)
282
(11.1)
215
(8.5)
151
(5.9)
150
(5.9)
97
(3.8)
61
(2.4)
98
(3.9)
107
(4.2)
252
(9.9)
421
(16.6)
2,465
(97)
Source: Climate-Data.org[5]

External links

  • Official website

References

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

Coordinates: 3°53′00″S 114°52′00″E / 3.8833°S 114.8667°E / -3.8833; 114.8667


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