Shenyang is located in the south of the Northeast of China, in the hub of Liaoning Province. Most part of Shenyang is plain, its average altitude is about 50 meters above sea level. Shenyang is in the northern temperate zone under the influence of semi-humid and continental monsoon climate. The temperature and rainfall is going less from the southeast to the northwest.
Full seasons of a year, the highest temperature is about 35.2 degrees, and its lowest one is 24.9 degrees below zero. The average temperature is 8.6 degrees. It has long winter; and it gets warms soon in spring, full sunlight; it is hot and rainy in summer; there is short, clear and cool autumn. It is the golden time of year from April to October.
Shenyang is the capital of Liaoning Province, the center of economy, culture, communication and trade of the Northeast of China. It consists of 9 districts, and 3 counties.