Lukeville is a small populated place on the U.S.-Mexico border in southern Pima County, Arizona, United States.Lukeville was named for World War I aviator Frank Luke, an Arizona native who was awarded a posthumous Congressional Medal of Honor.
|Elevation||1,398 ft (426 m)|
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The community consists of the Lukeville Port of Entry border crossing into Sonoyta, Sonora, Mexico, together with a gas station, a US Post Office, a duty-free shop, and a stop-over spot for buses that are bound for Phoenix and Tucson. It is the terminus of State Route 85 and is located entirely within Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument.
This area has a large amount of sunshine year round due to its stable descending air and high pressure. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Lukeville has a desert climate, abbreviated "BWh" on climate maps.
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