Open main menu

Cerrillos is a city in the province of Salta, Argentina. It has about 18,000 inhabitants as per the 2001 census [INDEC], and it is the head town of the Cerrillos Department. It is located just 15 km south of the city of Salta, capital of the province.

Cerrillos
Cerrillos is located in Argentina
Cerrillos
Cerrillos
Location of Cerrillos in Argentina
Coordinates: 24°54′S 65°29′W / 24.900°S 65.483°W / -24.900; -65.483Coordinates: 24°54′S 65°29′W / 24.900°S 65.483°W / -24.900; -65.483
Country Argentina
ProvinceSalta
DepartmentCerrillos
Population
 • Total17,634
Time zoneUTC-3 (ART)
CPA base
A4403
Dialing code+54 387
ClimateCwb

ClimateEdit

Climate data for Cerrillos, Salta (1969–2009)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 37.6
(99.7)
33.9
(93.0)
33.9
(93.0)
33.0
(91.4)
33.7
(92.7)
33.5
(92.3)
36.2
(97.2)
36.2
(97.2)
37.4
(99.3)
37.9
(100.2)
39.5
(103.1)
38.0
(100.4)
39.5
(103.1)
Average high °C (°F) 27.2
(81.0)
26.1
(79.0)
24.9
(76.8)
22.6
(72.7)
20.5
(68.9)
19.3
(66.7)
19.9
(67.8)
21.9
(71.4)
23.6
(74.5)
26.4
(79.5)
27.3
(81.1)
27.9
(82.2)
24.0
(75.2)
Daily mean °C (°F) 21.3
(70.3)
20.3
(68.5)
19.4
(66.9)
16.7
(62.1)
13.5
(56.3)
10.9
(51.6)
10.7
(51.3)
12.9
(55.2)
15.4
(59.7)
18.9
(66.0)
20.4
(68.7)
21.4
(70.5)
16.8
(62.2)
Average low °C (°F) 16.7
(62.1)
15.9
(60.6)
15.4
(59.7)
12.2
(54.0)
8.2
(46.8)
4.8
(40.6)
3.8
(38.8)
5.4
(41.7)
8.0
(46.4)
12.0
(53.6)
14.3
(57.7)
16.0
(60.8)
11.1
(52.0)
Record low °C (°F) 8.9
(48.0)
5.2
(41.4)
5.1
(41.2)
0.4
(32.7)
−2.9
(26.8)
−5.3
(22.5)
−6.8
(19.8)
−5.1
(22.8)
−2.6
(27.3)
0.2
(32.4)
1.3
(34.3)
6.8
(44.2)
−6.8
(19.8)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 184.6
(7.27)
131.5
(5.18)
105.0
(4.13)
26.8
(1.06)
7.6
(0.30)
2.3
(0.09)
3.4
(0.13)
3.7
(0.15)
6.8
(0.27)
23.7
(0.93)
60.0
(2.36)
132.5
(5.22)
688.0
(27.09)
Average relative humidity (%) 78 80 82 81 79 75 68 61 57 60 66 72 72
Mean monthly sunshine hours 195.3 166.7 151.9 150.0 164.3 168.0 204.6 217.0 210.0 217.0 204.0 207.7 2,256.5
Percent possible sunshine 46 46 40 43 48 53 61 62 58 55 51 49 51
Source: Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria[1][2][3][4][5][6][7][8][9][10]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Estación Meteorológica (EM) Cerrillos-INTA" (in Spanish). Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria. Retrieved July 13, 2015.
  2. ^ "Estación Meteorológica (EM) Cerrillos-INTA: Temperatura Máxima Absoluta (ºC ) - Periodo 1969- 2009" (in Spanish). Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria. Retrieved July 13, 2015.
  3. ^ "Estación Meteorológica (EM) Cerrillos-INTA: Temperatura Máxima Media (ºC ) - Periodo 1969- 2009" (in Spanish). Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria. Retrieved July 13, 2015.
  4. ^ "Estación Meteorológica (EM) Cerrillos-INTA: Temperatura Media (ºC ) - Periodo 1969- 2009" (in Spanish). Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria. Retrieved July 13, 2015.
  5. ^ "Estación Meteorológica (EM) Cerrillos-INTA: Temperatura Mínima Media (ºC ) - Periodo 1969- 2009" (in Spanish). Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria. Retrieved July 13, 2015.
  6. ^ "Estación Meteorológica (EM) Cerrillos-INTA: Temperatura Mínima Absoluta (ºC ) - Periodo 1969- 2009" (in Spanish). Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria. Retrieved July 13, 2015.
  7. ^ "Estación Meteorológica (EM) Cerrillos-INTA: Precipitaciones Mensuales Periodo 1969 - 2009" (in Spanish). Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria. Retrieved July 13, 2015.
  8. ^ "Estación Meteorológica (EM) Cerrillos-INTA: Humdedad Relativa Media (%) Periodo 1969 - 2009" (in Spanish). Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria. Retrieved July 13, 2015.
  9. ^ "Estación Meteorológica (EM) Cerrillos-INTA: Heliofanía Relativa (Duración relativa del brillo solar) Periodo 1969 - 2009" (in Spanish). Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria. Retrieved July 13, 2015.
  10. ^ "Estación Meteorológica (EM) Cerrillos-INTA: Heliofanía Efectiva (Duración registrada del brillo solar) Periodo 1969 - 2009" (in Spanish). Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria. Retrieved July 13, 2015.
  • Municipal information: Municipal Affairs Federal Institute (IFAM), Municipal Affairs Secretariat, Ministry of Interior, Argentina. (in Spanish)