Hong Kong(香港) By faith Nichol
Geography • Hong Kong is located on China's south coast, 60 km (37 mi) east of Macau on the opposite side of the Pearl River Delta. • Hong Kong is surrounded by hills, beaches, and the mountains
Climate • Hong Kong has four seasons : • Warm and humid spring • Hot and rainy summer • Pleasant and sunny autumn • Cool and dry winter • On the whole, the weather means that the city is a year round destination. • There is a sharp increase in rainfall around April, The average rainfall is about 175mm, about 90mm more than March • Month Average Temperature Month Average Temperature Month Average Temperature Jan 14.5-18.6°C Feb 15.0-18.9°C Mar 17.2-21.4°C Apr 20.8-25.0°C May 24.1-28.4°C June 26.2-30.2°C July 26.8-31.4°C Aug 26.6-31.1°C Sep 25.8-30.1°C Oct 23.7-27.8°C Nov 19.8-24.1°C Dec 15.9-20.2°C
Food Production Food production pre-year
Animals and Plants Bats Ferret Badger Leopard Cat Mask Palm Civet
Plants • green beans • red kidney beans and white kidney beans • bamboo shoots • the edible roots of cassava plants • glycoalkaloidsin potatoes • muscarinein wild mushrooms. • and flaxseeds
Listening Test 1. What are the four seasons? 2. Where is Hong Kong located?
Sources • http://www.afcd.gov.hk/english/conservation/con_flo/con_flo_intro/con_flo_intro.html • http://www.gov.hk/en/residents/environment/conservation/naturalenvplantsanimals.htm\ • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Climate_of_Hong_Kong • http://www.chinahighlights.com/hong-kong/map.htm