Tula, Tamaulipas

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Tula is a town located in Tula Municipality in the state of Tamaulipas.

History[edit]

In 2011, Tula was declared a pueblo mágico. In August 2013, archeologists discovered 30 skeletons estimated to be about 3,000 years old. This could mean that the area of Tula was home to one of oldest genetic lineages of America.[1]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Tula, Tamaulipas (1951–2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 33.0
(91.4)
36.0
(96.8)
41.0
(105.8)
45.0
(113)
45.0
(113)
44.0
(111.2)
39.0
(102.2)
39.0
(102.2)
39.5
(103.1)
40.0
(104)
39.0
(102.2)
39.0
(102.2)
45.0
(113)
Average high °C (°F) 21.9
(71.4)
23.8
(74.8)
27.6
(81.7)
30.3
(86.5)
32.4
(90.3)
31.3
(88.3)
29.9
(85.8)
29.7
(85.5)
29.0
(84.2)
27.5
(81.5)
25.2
(77.4)
22.7
(72.9)
27.6
(81.7)
Daily mean °C (°F) 14.6
(58.3)
16.0
(60.8)
18.9
(66)
21.6
(70.9)
23.9
(75)
24.0
(75.2)
23.1
(73.6)
22.8
(73)
22.2
(72)
20.4
(68.7)
17.7
(63.9)
15.6
(60.1)
20.1
(68.2)
Average low °C (°F) 7.2
(45)
8.1
(46.6)
10.2
(50.4)
12.8
(55)
15.5
(59.9)
16.7
(62.1)
16.2
(61.2)
16.0
(60.8)
15.4
(59.7)
13.2
(55.8)
10.3
(50.5)
8.4
(47.1)
12.5
(54.5)
Record low °C (°F) −6.5
(20.3)
−6.5
(20.3)
−4.0
(24.8)
1.0
(33.8)
7.0
(44.6)
0.0
(32)
1.0
(33.8)
5.0
(41)
1.0
(33.8)
2.0
(35.6)
−3.0
(26.6)
−6.0
(21.2)
−6.5
(20.3)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 11.8
(0.465)
9.5
(0.374)
9.3
(0.366)
21.4
(0.843)
36.8
(1.449)
63.1
(2.484)
78.1
(3.075)
69.0
(2.717)
68.7
(2.705)
32.5
(1.28)
11.6
(0.457)
12.0
(0.472)
423.8
(16.685)
Average precipitation days (≥ 0.1 mm) 2.0 1.4 1.3 2.8 4.8 7.2 8.5 8.2 7.7 3.9 1.6 1.7 51.1
Source: Servicio Meteorologico Nacional[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tula, con restos de primeros pobladores de América". Milenio (in Spanish). 5 August 2013. Archived from the original on 7 August 2013. Retrieved 7 August 2013. 
  2. ^ "Estado de Tamaulipas-Estacion: Tula". Normales Climatologicas 1951–2010 (in Spanish). Servicio Meteorologico Nacional. Retrieved 26 November 2016. 
  3. ^ "Extreme Temperatures and Precipitation for Tula, 1958–2009" (in Spanish). Servicio Meteorológico Nacional. Retrieved 26 November 2016. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 23°00′N 99°43′W / 23°N 99.72°W / 23; -99.72