Altos del Rosario

Altos del Rosario is a town and municipality located in the Bolívar Department, northern Colombia.

Altos del Rosario
Municipality and town
Flag of Altos del Rosario
Location of the municipality and town of Altos del Rosario in the Bolívar Department of Colombia
Location of the municipality and town of Altos del Rosario in the Bolívar Department of Colombia
Altos del Rosario is located in Colombia
Altos del Rosario
Altos del Rosario
Location in Colombia
Coordinates: 8°48′N 74°10′W / 8.800°N 74.167°W / 8.800; -74.167
Country Colombia
DepartmentFlag of Bolívar (Colombia).svg Bolívar Department
Area
 • Municipality and town248.66 km2 (96.01 sq mi)
Elevation
850 m (2,790 ft)
Population
 (2015)
 • Municipality and town13,669
 • Urban
8,073
ClimateAm
Websitewww.altosdelrosario.com

ClimateEdit

Altos del Rosario has a tropical monsoon climate (Am) with moderate to little rainfall from January to March and heavy to very heavy rainfall in the remaining months.

Climate data for Altos del Rosario
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 32.9
(91.2)
33.4
(92.1)
33.8
(92.8)
33.3
(91.9)
32.5
(90.5)
32.4
(90.3)
32.9
(91.2)
32.8
(91.0)
32.1
(89.8)
31.5
(88.7)
31.5
(88.7)
32.2
(90.0)
32.6
(90.7)
Daily mean °C (°F) 28.3
(82.9)
28.6
(83.5)
29.1
(84.4)
28.9
(84.0)
28.5
(83.3)
28.4
(83.1)
28.5
(83.3)
28.5
(83.3)
28.0
(82.4)
27.7
(81.9)
27.8
(82.0)
28.0
(82.4)
28.4
(83.0)
Average low °C (°F) 23.7
(74.7)
23.9
(75.0)
24.5
(76.1)
24.6
(76.3)
24.6
(76.3)
24.4
(75.9)
24.2
(75.6)
24.2
(75.6)
23.9
(75.0)
24.0
(75.2)
24.2
(75.6)
23.9
(75.0)
24.2
(75.5)
Average rainfall mm (inches) 41.1
(1.62)
42.3
(1.67)
87.5
(3.44)
224.2
(8.83)
370.6
(14.59)
294.3
(11.59)
307.4
(12.10)
365.6
(14.39)
482.8
(19.01)
534.5
(21.04)
440.9
(17.36)
166.8
(6.57)
3,358
(132.21)
Average rainy days 1 2 3 7 11 9 10 11 14 15 13 5 101
Source: IDEAM[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Data". www.ideam.gov.co. Retrieved 2020-08-23.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 8°48′N 74°10′W / 8.800°N 74.167°W / 8.800; -74.167