Rosario de la Frontera

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Rosario de la Frontera
City
Rosario de la Frontera is located in Argentina
Rosario de la Frontera
Rosario de la Frontera
Location of Rosario de la Frontera in Argentina
Coordinates: 25°48′S 64°58′W / 25.800°S 64.967°W / -25.800; -64.967Coordinates: 25°48′S 64°58′W / 25.800°S 64.967°W / -25.800; -64.967
Country  Argentina
Province Salta
Department Rosario de la Frontera
Population
 • Total 24,819
Time zone ART (UTC-3)
CPA base A4190
Dialing code +54 3786

Rosario de la Frontera is a city in the center-south of the province of Salta, Argentina. It has 24,819 inhabitants as per the 2001 census [INDEC], and is the head town of the Rosario de la Frontera Department. It is located on National Route 9, by the Horcones River.

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Rosario de la Frontera
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 38.0
(100.4)
36.6
(97.9)
37.0
(98.6)
33.8
(92.8)
33.6
(92.5)
32.6
(90.7)
39.3
(102.7)
36.5
(97.7)
38.0
(100.4)
40.5
(104.9)
41.0
(105.8)
41.0
(105.8)
41.0
(105.8)
Average high °C (°F) 29.1
(84.4)
28.1
(82.6)
26.2
(79.2)
23.3
(73.9)
21.3
(70.3)
18.9
(66)
19.7
(67.5)
22.1
(71.8)
24.0
(75.2)
27.9
(82.2)
28.5
(83.3)
29.5
(85.1)
24.9
(76.8)
Daily mean °C (°F) 23.1
(73.6)
22.1
(71.8)
20.7
(69.3)
17.7
(63.9)
14.8
(58.6)
11.8
(53.2)
11.5
(52.7)
13.8
(56.8)
16.2
(61.2)
20.3
(68.5)
21.7
(71.1)
23.0
(73.4)
18.1
(64.6)
Average low °C (°F) 18.1
(64.6)
17.3
(63.1)
16.5
(61.7)
13.2
(55.8)
9.2
(48.6)
5.4
(41.7)
4.4
(39.9)
5.7
(42.3)
8.3
(46.9)
12.7
(54.9)
15.4
(59.7)
17.3
(63.1)
11.9
(53.4)
Record low °C (°F) 9.9
(49.8)
5.9
(42.6)
7.5
(45.5)
1.6
(34.9)
−2.9
(26.8)
−5.6
(21.9)
−7.1
(19.2)
−5.8
(21.6)
−2.1
(28.2)
2.4
(36.3)
4.4
(39.9)
8.6
(47.5)
−7.1
(19.2)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 205.0
(8.071)
180.2
(7.094)
161.9
(6.374)
65.8
(2.591)
17.1
(0.673)
5.7
(0.224)
4.7
(0.185)
5.8
(0.228)
7.8
(0.307)
26.8
(1.055)
76.0
(2.992)
161.9
(6.374)
926.9
(36.492)
Avg. relative humidity (%) 77 80 83 82 79 75 69 61 58 59 66 72 71
Mean monthly sunshine hours 204.6 183.6 155.0 138.0 155.0 153.0 186.0 198.4 195.0 210.8 195.0 210.8 2,185.2
Mean daily sunshine hours 6.5 6.5 5.0 4.6 5.0 5.1 6.0 6.4 6.5 6.8 6.5 6.8 6.0
Source: Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria[1]


References[edit]

  • Municipal information: Municipal Affairs Federal Institute (IFAM), Municipal Affairs Secretariat, Ministry of Interior, Argentina. (Spanish)
  1. ^ "Estadisticas Climatologicas de La Provincia de Salta" (PDF) (in Spanish). Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria. pp. 147–165. Retrieved June 18, 2015.