El Tejar, Chimaltenango

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
El Tejar
Municipality and town
El Tejar is located in Guatemala
El Tejar
El Tejar
Location in Guatemala
Coordinates: 14°39′N 90°48′W / 14.650°N 90.800°W / 14.650; -90.800
Country  Guatemala
Department Vlagchimaltenango.gif Chimaltenango
Government
 • Major (2016-2020) Juan José Cua Hernández[1]
Time zone Central Time (UTC+6)
Climate Cwb

El Tejar is a municipality in the Chimaltenango department of Guatemala.

Economy[edit]

El Tejar was named for the tejas (roof tiles), bricks,and other pottery articles which are well known for their quality nationwide.

Climate[edit]

El Tejar has a subtropical highland climate (Köppen climate classification: Cwb).

Climate data for El Tejar
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 22.2
(72)
23.2
(73.8)
24.9
(76.8)
25.3
(77.5)
25.1
(77.2)
23.4
(74.1)
23.6
(74.5)
23.9
(75)
23.3
(73.9)
22.4
(72.3)
22.5
(72.5)
22.3
(72.1)
23.51
(74.31)
Daily mean °C (°F) 15.8
(60.4)
16.5
(61.7)
17.8
(64)
19.0
(66.2)
19.2
(66.6)
18.7
(65.7)
18.6
(65.5)
18.5
(65.3)
18.4
(65.1)
17.5
(63.5)
16.9
(62.4)
15.9
(60.6)
17.73
(63.92)
Average low °C (°F) 9.4
(48.9)
9.8
(49.6)
10.7
(51.3)
12.7
(54.9)
13.4
(56.1)
14.1
(57.4)
13.6
(56.5)
13.2
(55.8)
13.5
(56.3)
12.6
(54.7)
11.3
(52.3)
9.6
(49.3)
11.99
(53.59)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 3
(0.12)
3
(0.12)
3
(0.12)
37
(1.46)
106
(4.17)
251
(9.88)
184
(7.24)
174
(6.85)
236
(9.29)
127
(5)
31
(1.22)
7
(0.28)
1,162
(45.75)
Source: Climate-Data.org[2]

Geographic location[edit]

See also[edit]

Coordinates: 14°39′N 90°48′W / 14.650°N 90.800°W / 14.650; -90.800

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Partido UNE gana alcaldía de Chimaltenango". Prensa Libre (in Spanish). Guatemala. 8 September 2015. Retrieved 8 September 2015. 
  2. ^ "Climate: El Tejar". Climate-Data.org. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  3. ^ a b SEGEPLAN (2010). "Municipios de Chimaltenango" (in Spanish). Guatemala. Archived from the original on 8 June 2015. Retrieved 8 June 2015.