Santa Lucía Cotzumalguapa

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Santa Lucía Cotzumalguapa
Flag of Santa Lucía Cotzumalguapa
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Official seal of Santa Lucía Cotzumalguapa
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Santa Lucía Cotzumalguapa is located in Guatemala
Santa Lucía Cotzumalguapa
Santa Lucía Cotzumalguapa
Location in Guatemala
Coordinates: 14°21′00″N 91°01′00″W / 14.35000°N 91.01667°W / 14.35000; -91.01667Coordinates: 14°21′00″N 91°01′00″W / 14.35000°N 91.01667°W / 14.35000; -91.01667
Country Guatemala
DepartmentEscuintla Department
Area
 • Total167 sq mi (432 km2)
Elevation
1,220 ft (372 m)
Population
 • Total125,471
ClimateAm

Santa Lucía Cotzumalguapa (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈsanta luˈsi.a kotsumalˈɣwapa]) is a municipality in the Escuintla department of Guatemala.

The municipality includes the Cotzumalhuapa archaeological zone, including the pre-Columbian archaeological sites of El Baúl and Bilbao.

Climate[edit]

Santa Lucía Cotzumalguapa has a tropical monsoon climate (Köppen: Am).

Climate data for Santa Lucía Cotzumalguapa
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 31.3
(88.3)
31.8
(89.2)
32.9
(91.2)
32.9
(91.2)
32.4
(90.3)
31.4
(88.5)
31.4
(88.5)
31.3
(88.3)
30.5
(86.9)
30.5
(86.9)
30.5
(86.9)
31.0
(87.8)
31.5
(88.7)
Daily mean °C (°F) 24.7
(76.5)
25.2
(77.4)
26.3
(79.3)
26.7
(80.1)
26.7
(80.1)
26.1
(79.0)
26.0
(78.8)
26.0
(78.8)
25.6
(78.1)
25.4
(77.7)
25.0
(77.0)
24.9
(76.8)
25.7
(78.3)
Average low °C (°F) 18.2
(64.8)
18.7
(65.7)
19.7
(67.5)
20.5
(68.9)
21.0
(69.8)
20.8
(69.4)
20.7
(69.3)
20.7
(69.3)
20.7
(69.3)
20.3
(68.5)
19.6
(67.3)
18.9
(66.0)
20.0
(68.0)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 12
(0.5)
16
(0.6)
41
(1.6)
114
(4.5)
351
(13.8)
517
(20.4)
415
(16.3)
437
(17.2)
574
(22.6)
502
(19.8)
149
(5.9)
28
(1.1)
3,156
(124.3)
Source: Climate-Data.org[1]

Geographic location[edit]

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Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ "Climate: Santa Lucía Cotzumalguapa". Climate-Data.org. Retrieved 24 August 2015.
  2. ^ a b SEGEPLAN. "Municipios de Escuintla, Guatemala". Secretaría General de Planificación y Programación de la Presidencia de la República. Guatemala. Archived from the original on 13 July 2015. Retrieved 13 July 2015.