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Climate and Average Weather Year Round in Taichung Taiwan

In Taichung, the wet season is hot, oppressive, and mostly cloudy and the dry season is warm and mostly clear. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 54°F to 92°F and is rarely below 47°F or above 96°F.

Based on the tourism score, the best time of year to visit Taichung for warm-weather activities is from early October to early December.

Climate in Taichung

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Taichung weather by month. Click on each chart for more information.

The hot season lasts for 4.0 months, from June 3 to October 4, with an average daily high temperature above 88°F. The hottest month of the year in Taichung is July, with an average high of 92°F and low of 78°F.

The cool season lasts for 3.0 months, from December 11 to March 11, with an average daily high temperature below 76°F. The coldest month of the year in Taichung is January, with an average low of 54°F and high of 72°F.

Average High and Low Temperature in Taichung

Average High and Low Temperature in TaichunghotcoolcoolJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0°F0°F10°F10°F20°F20°F30°F30°F40°F40°F50°F50°F60°F60°F70°F70°F80°F80°F90°F90°F100°F100°F110°F110°FJan 2372°FJan 2372°FJul 1892°FJul 1892°F54°F54°F78°F78°FJun 388°FJun 388°FOct 488°FOct 488°FDec 1176°FDec 1176°FMar 1176°FMar 1176°F75°F75°F72°F72°F57°F57°F59°F59°FNowNow
The daily average high (red line) and low (blue line) temperature, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands. The thin dotted lines are the corresponding average perceived temperatures.
AverageJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
High 72°F73°F77°F82°F87°F90°F92°F92°F90°F87°F81°F75°F
Temp. 61°F63°F67°F73°F79°F82°F84°F84°F81°F76°F71°F64°F
Low 54°F56°F61°F67°F72°F76°F78°F77°F75°F69°F63°F57°F

The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the entire year of hourly average temperatures. The horizontal axis is the day of the year, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.

Average Hourly Temperature in Taichung

Average Hourly Temperature in TaichungJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec12 AM12 AM2 AM2 AM4 AM4 AM6 AM6 AM8 AM8 AM10 AM10 AM12 PM12 PM2 PM2 PM4 PM4 PM6 PM6 PM8 PM8 PM10 PM10 PM12 AM12 AMNowNowcoolcoolcoolcoolcomfortablecomfortablewarmhotcold
frigid 15°F freezing 32°F very cold 45°F cold 55°F cool 65°F comfortable 75°F warm 85°F hot 95°F sweltering
The average hourly temperature, color coded into bands. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

South Point, Texas, United States (8,155 miles away) and Ruskin, Florida, United States (8,546 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to Taichung (view comparison).

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In Taichung, the average percentage of the sky covered by clouds experiences extreme seasonal variation over the course of the year.

The clearer part of the year in Taichung begins around September 28 and lasts for 6.8 months, ending around April 21.

The clearest month of the year in Taichung is January, during which on average the sky is clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 81% of the time.

The cloudier part of the year begins around April 21 and lasts for 5.2 months, ending around September 28.

The cloudiest month of the year in Taichung is June, during which on average the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy 80% of the time.

Cloud Cover Categories in Taichung

Cloud Cover Categories in TaichungclearerclearercloudierJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%100%10%90%20%80%30%70%40%60%50%50%60%40%70%30%80%20%90%10%100%0%Jan 1682%Jan 1682%Jun 2018%Jun 2018%Sep 2850%Sep 2850%Apr 2151%Apr 2151%NowNowclearmostly clearmostly cloudyovercastpartly cloudy
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
The percentage of time spent in each cloud cover band, categorized by the percentage of the sky covered by clouds.
FractionJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Cloudier 19%25%31%46%65%80%77%75%60%39%30%21%
Clearer 81%75%69%54%35%20%23%25%40%61%70%79%

A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. The chance of wet days in Taichung varies significantly throughout the year.

The wetter season lasts 5.3 months, from April 9 to September 18, with a greater than 33% chance of a given day being a wet day. The month with the most wet days in Taichung is June, with an average of 15.3 days with at least 0.04 inches of precipitation.

The drier season lasts 6.7 months, from September 18 to April 9. The month with the fewest wet days in Taichung is December, with an average of 3.4 days with at least 0.04 inches of precipitation.

Among wet days, we distinguish between those that experience rain alone, snow alone, or a mixture of the two. The month with the most days of rain alone in Taichung is June, with an average of 15.3 days. Based on this categorization, the most common form of precipitation throughout the year is rain alone, with a peak probability of 55% on June 10.

Daily Chance of Precipitation in Taichung

Daily Chance of Precipitation in TaichungwetdrydryJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%0%10%10%20%20%30%30%40%40%50%50%60%60%70%70%80%80%90%90%100%100%Jun 1055%Jun 1055%Dec 1210%Dec 1210%Apr 933%Apr 933%Sep 1833%Sep 1833%NowNowrain
The percentage of days in which various types of precipitation are observed, excluding trace quantities: rain alone, snow alone, and mixed (both rain and snow fell in the same day).
Days ofJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Rain 4.5d6.3d8.7d10.4d14.1d15.3d14.0d15.5d10.4d4.5d3.6d3.4d

To show variation within the months and not just the monthly totals, we show the rainfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day of the year. Taichung experiences extreme seasonal variation in monthly rainfall.

Rain falls throughout the year in Taichung. The month with the most rain in Taichung is June, with an average rainfall of 9.2 inches.

The month with the least rain in Taichung is December, with an average rainfall of 1.2 inches.

Average Monthly Rainfall in Taichung

Average Monthly Rainfall in TaichungJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0 in0 in5 in5 in10 in10 in15 in15 in20 in20 inJun 410.4 inJun 410.4 inDec 251.1 inDec 251.1 inAug 78.9 inAug 78.9 inNowNow
The average rainfall (solid line) accumulated over the course of a sliding 31-day period centered on the day in question, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands. The thin dotted line is the corresponding average snowfall.
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Rainfall 1.4″2.7″3.3″4.6″8.4″9.2″7.0″8.7″6.1″2.2″1.5″1.2″

The length of the day in Taichung varies over the course of the year. In 2024, the shortest day is December 21, with 10 hours, 39 minutes of daylight; the longest day is June 21, with 13 hours, 38 minutes of daylight.

Hours of Daylight and Twilight in Taichung

Hours of Daylight and Twilight in TaichungJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0 hr24 hr4 hr20 hr8 hr16 hr12 hr12 hr16 hr8 hr20 hr4 hr24 hr0 hr12 hr, 6 minMar 2012 hr, 6 minMar 2013 hr, 38 minJun 2113 hr, 38 minJun 2112 hr, 8 minSep 2212 hr, 8 minSep 2210 hr, 39 minDec 2110 hr, 39 minDec 21nightnightdayNowNow
The number of hours during which the Sun is visible (black line). From bottom (most yellow) to top (most gray), the color bands indicate: full daylight, twilight (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and full night.
Hours ofJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Daylight 10.8h11.3h12.0h12.7h13.3h13.6h13.5h12.9h12.3h11.6h11.0h10.7h

The earliest sunrise is at 5:08 AM on June 8, and the latest sunrise is 1 hour, 34 minutes later at 6:42 AM on January 15. The earliest sunset is at 5:08 PM on November 29, and the latest sunset is 1 hour, 41 minutes later at 6:49 PM on July 3.

Daylight saving time (DST) is not observed in Taichung during 2024.

Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in Taichung

Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in TaichungJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec12 AM2 AM4 AM6 AM8 AM10 AM12 PM2 PM4 PM6 PM8 PM10 PM12 AMJun 85:08 AMJun 85:08 AM6:49 PMJul 36:49 PMJul 3Nov 295:08 PMNov 295:08 PM6:42 AMJan 156:42 AMJan 15daynightnightSolarMidnightSolarMidnightSolarNoonSunriseSunsetNowNow
The solar day over the course of the year 2024. From bottom to top, the black lines are the previous solar midnight, sunrise, solar noon, sunset, and the next solar midnight. The day, twilights (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and night are indicated by the color bands from yellow to gray.

The figure below presents a compact representation of the sun's elevation (the angle of the sun above the horizon) and azimuth (its compass bearing) for every hour of every day in the reporting period. The horizontal axis is the day of the year and the vertical axis is the hour of the day. For a given day and hour of that day, the background color indicates the azimuth of the sun at that moment. The black isolines are contours of constant solar elevation.

Solar Elevation and Azimuth in Taichung

Solar Elevation and Azimuth in TaichungJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec12 AM12 AM2 AM2 AM4 AM4 AM6 AM6 AM8 AM8 AM10 AM10 AM12 PM12 PM2 PM2 PM4 PM4 PM6 PM6 PM8 PM8 PM10 PM10 PM12 AM12 AM000010101010202020203030303040404040505050606070708000001010101020202020303030304040404050505060606070708042NowNow
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Solar elevation and azimuth over the course of the year 2024. The black lines are lines of constant solar elevation (the angle of the sun above the horizon, in degrees). The background color fills indicate the azimuth (the compass bearing) of the sun. The lightly tinted areas at the boundaries of the cardinal compass points indicate the implied intermediate directions (northeast, southeast, southwest, and northwest).

The figure below presents a compact representation of key lunar data for 2024. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the colored areas indicate when the moon is above the horizon. The vertical gray bars (new Moons) and blue bars (full Moons) indicate key Moon phases.

Moon Rise, Set & Phases in Taichung

The time in which the moon is above the horizon (light blue area), with new moons (dark gray lines) and full moons (blue lines) indicated. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

We base the humidity comfort level on the dew point, as it determines whether perspiration will evaporate from the skin, thereby cooling the body. Lower dew points feel drier and higher dew points feel more humid. Unlike temperature, which typically varies significantly between night and day, dew point tends to change more slowly, so while the temperature may drop at night, a muggy day is typically followed by a muggy night.

Taichung experiences extreme seasonal variation in the perceived humidity.

The muggier period of the year lasts for 8.2 months, from March 17 to November 25, during which time the comfort level is muggy, oppressive, or miserable at least 27% of the time. The month with the most muggy days in Taichung is July, with 31.0 days that are muggy or worse.

The month with the fewest muggy days in Taichung is January, with 0.9 days that are muggy or worse.

Humidity Comfort Levels in Taichung

Humidity Comfort Levels in TaichungmuggyJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%0%10%10%20%20%30%30%40%40%50%50%60%60%70%70%80%80%90%90%100%100%Jan 242%Jan 242%100%Jul 22100%Jul 22Mar 1727%Mar 1727%Nov 2527%Nov 2527%NowNowmiserablemiserableoppressiveoppressivecomfortablecomfortabledrydryhumidhumidmuggymuggy
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The percentage of time spent at various humidity comfort levels, categorized by dew point.
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Muggy days 0.9d2.1d8.5d19.2d28.2d29.7d31.0d31.0d28.7d22.7d11.8d3.0d

This section discusses the wide-area hourly average wind vector (speed and direction) at 10 meters above the ground. The wind experienced at any given location is highly dependent on local topography and other factors, and instantaneous wind speed and direction vary more widely than hourly averages.

The average hourly wind speed in Taichung experiences significant seasonal variation over the course of the year.

The windier part of the year lasts for 5.1 months, from September 19 to February 24, with average wind speeds of more than 7.7 miles per hour. The windiest month of the year in Taichung is December, with an average hourly wind speed of 9.0 miles per hour.

The calmer time of year lasts for 6.9 months, from February 24 to September 19. The calmest month of the year in Taichung is May, with an average hourly wind speed of 6.5 miles per hour.

Average Wind Speed in Taichung

Average Wind Speed in TaichungwindywindyJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0 mph0 mph2 mph2 mph4 mph4 mph6 mph6 mph8 mph8 mph10 mph10 mph12 mph12 mph14 mph14 mphDec 19.3 mphDec 19.3 mphApr 306.2 mphApr 306.2 mphSep 197.7 mphSep 197.7 mphFeb 247.7 mphFeb 247.7 mphNowNow
The average of mean hourly wind speeds (dark gray line), with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Wind Speed (mph) 8.58.07.36.56.57.37.17.07.68.78.99.0

The predominant average hourly wind direction in Taichung varies throughout the year.

The wind is most often from the south for 2.9 months, from May 25 to August 21, with a peak percentage of 51% on June 21. The wind is most often from the north for 9.1 months, from August 21 to May 25, with a peak percentage of 62% on January 1.

Wind Direction in Taichung

Wind Direction in TaichungNSNJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%100%20%80%40%60%60%40%80%20%100%0%NowNowwestsoutheastnorth
northeastsouthwest
The percentage of hours in which the mean wind direction is from each of the four cardinal wind directions, excluding hours in which the mean wind speed is less than 1.0 mph. The lightly tinted areas at the boundaries are the percentage of hours spent in the implied intermediate directions (northeast, southeast, southwest, and northwest).

Taichung is located near a large body of water (e.g., ocean, sea, or large lake). This section reports on the wide-area average surface temperature of that water.

The average water temperature experiences some seasonal variation over the course of the year.

The time of year with warmer water lasts for 4.2 months, from May 29 to October 3, with an average temperature above 80°F. The month of the year in Taichung with the warmest water is August, with an average temperature of 83°F.

The time of year with cooler water lasts for 2.8 months, from December 20 to March 14, with an average temperature below 69°F. The month of the year in Taichung with the coolest water is February, with an average temperature of 66°F.

Average Water Temperature in Taichung

Average Water Temperature in TaichungwarmcoolJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec60°F60°F65°F65°F70°F70°F75°F75°F80°F80°F85°F85°FAug 1183°FAug 1183°F66°FJan 2866°FJan 28May 2980°FMay 2980°FOct 380°FOct 380°FDec 2069°FDec 2069°FMar 1469°FMar 1469°FNowNow
The daily average water temperature (purple line), with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.
WaterJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Temperature 66°F66°F70°F75°F79°F81°F83°F83°F81°F78°F75°F70°F

To characterize how pleasant the weather is in Taichung throughout the year, we compute two travel scores.

The tourism score favors clear, rainless days with perceived temperatures between 65°F and 80°F. Based on this score, the best time of year to visit Taichung for general outdoor tourist activities is from early October to early December, with a peak score in the last week of October.

Tourism Score in Taichung

Tourism Score in Taichungbest timeJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec002244668810107.77.73.23.26.86.85.45.4NowNowtemperaturetemperature precipitationprecipitationtourism score
The tourism score (filled area), and its constituents: the temperature score (red line), the cloud cover score (blue line), and the precipitation score (green line).

The beach/pool score favors clear, rainless days with perceived temperatures between 75°F and 90°F. Based on this score, the best time of year to visit Taichung for hot-weather activities is from mid September to late October, with a peak score in the first week of October.

Beach/Pool Score in Taichung

Beach/Pool Score in TaichungJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec002244668810106.36.30.50.55.55.54.74.74.54.5NowNowtemperaturetemperaturecloudscloudsprecipitationprecipitationbeach/pool score
The beach/pool score (filled area), and its constituents: the temperature score (red line), the cloud cover score (blue line), and the precipitation score (green line).

Methodology

For each hour between 8:00 AM and 9:00 PM of each day in the analysis period (1980 to 2016), independent scores are computed for perceived temperature, cloud cover, and total precipitation. Those scores are combined into a single hourly composite score, which is then aggregated into days, averaged over all the years in the analysis period, and smoothed.

Our cloud cover score is 10 for fully clear skies, falling linearly to 9 for mostly clear skies, and to 1 for fully overcast skies.

Our precipitation score, which is based on the three-hour precipitation centered on the hour in question, is 10 for no precipitation, falling linearly to 9 for trace precipitation, and to 0 for 0.04 inches of precipitation or more.

Our tourism temperature score is 0 for perceived temperatures below 50°F, rising linearly to 9 for 65°F, to 10 for 75°F, falling linearly to 9 for 80°F, and to 1 for 90°F or hotter.

Our beach/pool temperature score is 0 for perceived temperatures below 65°F, rising linearly to 9 for 75°F, to 10 for 82°F, falling linearly to 9 for 90°F, and to 1 for 100°F or hotter.

Definitions of the growing season vary throughout the world, but for the purposes of this report, we define it as the longest continuous period of non-freezing temperatures (≥ 32°F) in the year (the calendar year in the Northern Hemisphere, or from July 1 until June 30 in the Southern Hemisphere).

Temperatures in Taichung are sufficiently warm year round that it is not entirely meaningful to discuss the growing season in these terms. We nevertheless include the chart below as an illustration of the distribution of temperatures experienced throughout the year.

Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in Taichung

Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in TaichungJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%100%10%90%20%80%30%70%40%60%50%50%60%40%70%30%80%20%90%10%100%0%100%Jan 1100%Jan 1100%Jul 2100%Jul 2NowNowcoldcoolwarmhotcomfortable
frigid 15°F freezing 32°F very cold 45°F cold 55°F cool 65°F comfortable 75°F warm 85°F hot 95°F sweltering
The percentage of time spent in various temperature bands. The black line is the percentage chance that a given day is within the growing season.

Growing degree days are a measure of yearly heat accumulation used to predict plant and animal development, and defined as the integral of warmth above a base temperature, discarding any excess above a maximum temperature. In this report, we use a base of 50°F and a cap of 86°F.

Growing Degree Days in Taichung

Growing Degree Days in TaichungJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0°F0°F1,000°F1,000°F2,000°F2,000°F3,000°F3,000°F4,000°F4,000°F5,000°F5,000°F6,000°F6,000°F7,000°F7,000°F8,000°F8,000°FJan 990°FJan 990°FMar 13900°FMar 13900°FApr 251,800°FApr 251,800°FDec 318,489°FDec 318,489°FNowNow
The average growing degree days accumulated over the course of the year, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

This section discusses the total daily incident shortwave solar energy reaching the surface of the ground over a wide area, taking full account of seasonal variations in the length of the day, the elevation of the Sun above the horizon, and absorption by clouds and other atmospheric constituents. Shortwave radiation includes visible light and ultraviolet radiation.

The average daily incident shortwave solar energy experiences some seasonal variation over the course of the year.

The brighter period of the year lasts for 2.5 months, from March 17 to May 31, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter above 5.5 kWh. The brightest month of the year in Taichung is April, with an average of 5.8 kWh.

The darker period of the year lasts for 2.3 months, from November 15 to January 25, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter below 4.3 kWh. The darkest month of the year in Taichung is December, with an average of 3.9 kWh.

Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in Taichung

Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in TaichungbrightdarkdarkJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0 kWh0 kWh1 kWh1 kWh2 kWh2 kWh3 kWh3 kWh4 kWh4 kWh5 kWh5 kWh6 kWh6 kWh7 kWh7 kWh8 kWh8 kWhApr 305.9 kWhApr 305.9 kWhDec 223.9 kWhDec 223.9 kWhMar 175.5 kWhMar 175.5 kWhJan 254.3 kWhJan 254.3 kWhNowNow
The average daily shortwave solar energy reaching the ground per square meter (orange line), with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Solar Energy (kWh) 4.14.75.45.85.75.65.65.25.35.14.33.9

For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Taichung are 24.147 deg latitude, 120.684 deg longitude, and 299 ft elevation.

The topography within 2 miles of Taichung contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 299 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 304 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (3,570 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (12,756 feet).

The area within 2 miles of Taichung is covered by artificial surfaces (98%), within 10 miles by trees (53%) and artificial surfaces (28%), and within 50 miles by trees (48%) and water (40%).

This report illustrates the typical weather in Taichung, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.

Temperature and Dew Point

There are 3 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Taichung.

For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Taichung according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.

The estimated value at Taichung is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Taichung and a given station.

The stations contributing to this reconstruction are:

To get a sense of how much these sources agree with each other, you can view a comparison of Taichung and the stations that contribute to our estimates of its temperature history and climate. Please note that each source's contribution is adjusted for elevation and the relative change present in the MERRA-2 data.

Other Data

All data relating to the Sun's position (e.g., sunrise and sunset) are computed using astronomical formulas from the book, Astronomical Algorithms 2nd Edition , by Jean Meeus.

All other weather data, including cloud cover, precipitation, wind speed and direction, and solar flux, come from NASA's MERRA-2 Modern-Era Retrospective Analysis . This reanalysis combines a variety of wide-area measurements in a state-of-the-art global meteorological model to reconstruct the hourly history of weather throughout the world on a 50-kilometer grid.

Land Use data comes from the Global Land Cover SHARE database , published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

Elevation data comes from the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) , published by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

Names, locations, and time zones of places and some airports come from the GeoNames Geographical Database .

Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .

Maps are © OpenStreetMap contributors.

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We draw particular cautious attention to our reliance on the MERRA-2 model-based reconstructions for a number of important data series. While having the tremendous advantages of temporal and spatial completeness, these reconstructions: (1) are based on computer models that may have model-based errors, (2) are coarsely sampled on a 50 km grid and are therefore unable to reconstruct the local variations of many microclimates, and (3) have particular difficulty with the weather in some coastal areas, especially small islands.

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