Mengtze (103.403E 23.368N) was the location of an important junction between the Burma Road and a railroad from French Indochina. There was an airfield in the vicinity used by American air forces in China.
Temperatures: Jan 68/46, Apr 82/60, Jul 83/67, Oct 76/59, record 98/46
Rainfall: Jan 2/0.3, Apr 8/1.6, Jul 18/7.7, Oct 10/2.0 == 38.0" per annum
Pearce and Smith (1990)
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