Cuauhtémoc Municipality, Zacatecas

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Municipality of Cuauhtémoc
Municipality
Location of Cuauhtémoc within Zacatecas
Location of Cuauhtémoc within Zacatecas
Municipality of Cuauhtémoc is located in Mexico
Municipality of Cuauhtémoc
Municipality of Cuauhtémoc
Location of Cuauhtémoc within Zacatecas
Coordinates: 22°27′N 102°21′W / 22.450°N 102.350°W / 22.450; -102.350Coordinates: 22°27′N 102°21′W / 22.450°N 102.350°W / 22.450; -102.350
Country  Mexico
State Zacatecas
Municipal seat San Pedro Piedra Gorda
Largest city San Pedro Piedra Gorda
Municipality May 25, 1869
Government
 • Municipal President Ángel Ruiz Zapata, PRD
Area
 • Total 318 km2 (123 sq mi)
Elevation 2,030 m (6,660 ft)
Population (2005)
 • Total 11,275
 • Largest city 7,701 San Pedro Piedra Gorda
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
Postal Code 98691
Area code(s) 458

Cuauhtémoc is one of the 58 municipalities in the Mexican state of Zacatecas. It is located in the central part of the state of Zacatecas and it is bounded by the municipalities of Ojocaliente, Luis Moya, and Genaro Codina; it also shares a border with the state of Aguascalientes. The municipality covers a total surface area of 318 square kilometers (123 sq mi).[1]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Ciudad Cuauhtémoc
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 21.5
(70.7)
23
(73)
25.4
(77.7)
28
(82)
29.3
(84.7)
28.2
(82.8)
26.2
(79.2)
26
(78.8)
24.9
(76.8)
24.4
(75.9)
23.7
(74.7)
21.6
(70.9)
25.18
(77.27)
Average low °C (°F) 2.9
(37.2)
3.8
(38.8)
6
(42.8)
8.8
(47.8)
10.9
(51.6)
12.3
(54.1)
12.1
(53.8)
12
(53.6)
11.3
(52.3)
8.8
(47.8)
5.4
(41.7)
4
(39)
8.19
(46.71)
Precipitation mm (inches) 13
(0.5)
8
(0.3)
5
(0.2)
10
(0.4)
18
(0.7)
64
(2.5)
84
(3.3)
84
(3.3)
80
(3)
38
(1.5)
10
(0.4)
10
(0.4)
424
(16.5)
Source: Weatherbase [2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cuauhtémoc" INAFED: Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México.
  2. ^ "Weatherbase: Historical Weather for Ciudad Cuauhtémoc, Zacatecas". Weatherbase. 2011.  Retrieved on November 24, 2011.