Sipacate

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Sipacate
Sipacate is located in Guatemala
Sipacate
Sipacate
Location in Guatemala
Coordinates: 13°56′0″N 91°09′0″W / 13.93333°N 91.15000°W / 13.93333; -91.15000Coordinates: 13°56′0″N 91°09′0″W / 13.93333°N 91.15000°W / 13.93333; -91.15000
Country Flag of Guatemala.svg Guatemala
Department Escuintla Department
Municipality La Gomera
Elevation 4 m (13 ft)
Population
 • Total 5,823 (estimate)


Sipacate is a resort town on the Pacific coast of Guatemala, in Escuintla Department about 22 miles (36 km) west of Puerto San José. It is promoted as a venue for surfing. Being roughly in the center of the Guatemalan coastline, it is used as a breakpoint for storm warnings. The Sipicate-Naranjo National Park is located east of the town.

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