Ixtlahuacán Municipality

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Ixtlahuacán
Municipality
Coat of arms of Ixtlahuacán
Coat of arms
Municipality of Ixtlahuacán in Colima
Municipality of Ixtlahuacán in Colima
Ixtlahuacán is located in Mexico
Ixtlahuacán
Ixtlahuacán
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 18°59′52″N 103°44′09″W / 18.99778°N 103.73583°W / 18.99778; -103.73583
Country  Mexico
State Colima
Municipal seat Ixtlahuacán
Area
 • Total 468.7 km2 (181.0 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 2,484

Ixtlahuacán is a municipality in the Mexican state of Colima. The municipal seat lies at Ixtlahuacán. The municipality covers an area of 468.7 km².

As of 2005, the municipality had a total population of 2,484.[1]

Its residents are called Ixtlahuaqueños. It is one of the poorest and most remote municipios of the state. It is located between Tecoman and the city of Colima [2][3]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Ixtlahuacan
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 33.6
(92.5)
34
(93)
34
(93)
34.3
(93.7)
34.9
(94.8)
34.7
(94.5)
34.5
(94.1)
34.4
(93.9)
33.6
(92.5)
34.1
(93.4)
34.3
(93.7)
34
(93)
34.2
(93.6)
Average low °C (°F) 17.1
(62.8)
17
(62.6)
17.3
(63.1)
18.6
(65.5)
20.6
(69.1)
22.6
(72.7)
21.6
(70.9)
22.3
(72.1)
22.1
(71.8)
21.6
(70.9)
19.8
(67.6)
18.4
(65.1)
19.9
(67.8)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 10
(0.4)
5
(0.2)
5
(0.2)
5
(0.2)
10
(0.4)
99
(3.9)
150
(6)
180
(7)
196
(7.7)
89
(3.5)
10
(0.4)
13
(0.5)
767
(30.2)
Source: Weatherbase [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ixtlahuacán". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Retrieved November 9, 2008. 
  2. ^ Gentilicios Mexicanos
  3. ^ Enciclopedia de México en CD ROM, Dataconsult S.A. de C.V., 1999, Disk 1
  4. ^ "Weatherbase: Historical Weather for Ixtlahuacan, Colima". Weatherbase. 2011.  Retrieved on November 24, 2011.

18°59′52″N 103°44′09″W / 18.99778°N 103.73583°W / 18.99778; -103.73583Coordinates: 18°59′52″N 103°44′09″W / 18.99778°N 103.73583°W / 18.99778; -103.73583