Villa Altagracia

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Villa Altagracia
Villa Altagracia is located in the Dominican Republic
Villa Altagracia
Villa Altagracia
Villa Altagracia in the Dominican Republic
Coordinates: 18°40′12″N 70°10′12″W / 18.67000°N 70.17000°W / 18.67000; -70.17000
Country  Dominican Republic
Province Bandera de la Provincia San Cristóbal.pngSan Cristóbal
Area[1]
 • Total 482.05 km2 (186.12 sq mi)
Population (2012)[2]
 • Total 169,655
 • Density 350/km2 (910/sq mi)
Municipal Districts
3

Villa Altagracia is a municipality (municipio) of the San Cristóbal province in the Dominican Republic. Within the municipality there are three municipal districts (distritos municipal): La Cuchilla, Medina and San José del Puerto.[3]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Villa Altagracia (1961–1990)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 34.4
(93.9)
38.0
(100.4)
35.0
(95)
36.0
(96.8)
38.0
(100.4)
38.2
(100.8)
38.0
(100.4)
38.0
(100.4)
38.0
(100.4)
38.0
(100.4)
35.3
(95.5)
35.0
(95)
38.2
(100.8)
Average high °C (°F) 29.4
(84.9)
29.6
(85.3)
30.4
(86.7)
30.8
(87.4)
30.9
(87.6)
31.1
(88)
31.5
(88.7)
31.5
(88.7)
31.8
(89.2)
31.5
(88.7)
30.6
(87.1)
29.5
(85.1)
30.7
(87.3)
Average low °C (°F) 19.2
(66.6)
19.0
(66.2)
19.1
(66.4)
19.5
(67.1)
20.1
(68.2)
20.6
(69.1)
20.7
(69.3)
20.9
(69.6)
20.7
(69.3)
20.5
(68.9)
20.3
(68.5)
19.6
(67.3)
20.0
(68)
Record low °C (°F) 12.5
(54.5)
12.0
(53.6)
12.0
(53.6)
12.5
(54.5)
12.0
(53.6)
17.0
(62.6)
17.0
(62.6)
17.0
(62.6)
17.0
(62.6)
15.5
(59.9)
13.5
(56.3)
6.8
(44.2)
6.8
(44.2)
Average rainfall mm (inches) 86.2
(3.394)
91.3
(3.594)
119.3
(4.697)
156.8
(6.173)
240.0
(9.449)
239.8
(9.441)
245.5
(9.665)
291.1
(11.461)
250.5
(9.862)
270.4
(10.646)
172.8
(6.803)
105.8
(4.165)
2,269.5
(89.35)
Average rainy days (≥ 1.0 mm) 9.8 8.1 8.9 10.1 15.0 13.7 15.2 15.8 15.3 15.2 12.7 10.7 150.5
Source: NOAA[4]


References[edit]

  1. ^ Superficies a nivel de municipios, Oficina Nacional de Estadistica Archived April 17, 2009, at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ Censo 2012 de Población y Vivienda, Oficina Nacional de Estadistica
  3. ^ Oficina Nacional de Estadistica, Departamento de Cartografia, Division de Limites y Linderos. "Listado de Codigos de Provincias, Municipio y Distritos Municipales, Actualizada a Junio 20 del 2006" (in Spanish). Archived from the original on August 3, 2007. Retrieved 2007-01-24.
  4. ^ "V. Altagracia Climate Normals 1961-1990". National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Retrieved September 21, 2016.

Coordinates: 18°40′N 70°10′W / 18.667°N 70.167°W / 18.667; -70.167