|Ñuble Region (Región de Ñuble)|
|Region of Chile|
Catedral of Chillán
|Provinces||Diguillín, Itata, Punilla|
|Lowest point||Pacific Ocean|
|- elevation||0 m (0 ft)|
|Area||13,178.5 km² (5,088 sq mi)|
|Population||480,609 (2017) |
|Density||36 /km² (93 /sq mi)|
It was founded the 6th of september of 2018 when the Ñuble Province was separated in order to create the new region and 3 new provinces.
The region is named after the Ñuble river.
Geography[change | change source]
The Ñuble region has area of 13,178.5 km2 (5,088.2 sq mi).
The main river in the region is the
- Itata river, 140 km (87 mi) long.
- Ñuble river.
Climate[change | change source]
The average amount of precipitation for the year in Chillán is 696 mm (27.4 in). The month with the most precipitation on average is June with 185.4 mm (7.3 in) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is February with an average of 2.5 mm (0.1 in).
The average temperature for the year in Chillán is 14.4 °C (57.9 °F). The warmest month, on average, is January with an average temperature of 21.1 °C (70.0 °F). The coolest month on average is July, with an average temperature of 8.3 °C (46.9 °F).
Population[change | change source]
As of 2002[update] (last national census), there were 438,103 people living in the region, giving it a population density of 33.2 inhabitants/km². The urban population was 285,108 persons ( 65% of the total).
Provinces and Communes[change | change source]
The Ñuble Region has 3 provinces and 21 communes.
|Communes of the Ñuble Region|
Related pages[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- "Población país y regiones - Actualización 2002-2012 y Proyección 2013-2020" (XLS) (in Spanish). Instituto Nacional de Estadísticas (INE). 4 September 2014. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
- Creación de la XVI Región de Ñuble
- Bachelet crea la región de Ñuble
- Censo 2017
- "Chillan, Chile - Köppen Climate Classification". Weatherbase. Retrieved 5 June 2017.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Media related to Ñuble Region at Wikimedia Commons
|Regions of Chile|
|Arica y Parinacota | Tarapacá | Antofagasta | Atacama | Coquimbo | Valparaíso | O'Higgins | Maule | Ñuble | Bío Bío | La Araucanía | Los Ríos | Los Lagos | Aysén | Magallanes y la Antártica Chilena | RM Santiago|