Guaymas

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Guaymas

Heróica Ciudad de Guaymas
City & Municipality
Guaymas de Zaragoza
Aerial view of Guaymas
Aerial view of Guaymas
Country Mexico
StateSonora
Founded1769
Municipal Status1825
Government
 • Municipal PresidentOtto Claussen Iberri (2012-2015)
Area
 • Municipality12,206.18 km2 (4,712.83 sq mi)
Elevation
(of seat)
10 m (30 ft)
Population
 (2005) Municipality
 • Municipality134,153
 • Seat
101,507
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
Postal code (of seat)
85400
Website(Spanish) /Official site

Guaymas (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈɡwajmas]) is a city in Sonora, Mexico.[1] It is the main port for the state.[1][2]

Climate[change | change source]

Climate data for Guaymas (normals 1951–1980, extremes 1951–2000)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 33.5
(92.3)
36.6
(97.9)
39.1
(102.4)
40.6
(105.1)
41.5
(106.7)
42.5
(108.5)
42.0
(107.6)
41.9
(107.4)
42.3
(108.1)
41.1
(106.0)
35.0
(95.0)
32.5
(90.5)
42.5
(108.5)
Average high °C (°F) 23.9
(75.0)
24.6
(76.3)
26.1
(79.0)
28.5
(83.3)
31.9
(89.4)
34.2
(93.6)
35.5
(95.9)
35.4
(95.7)
35.3
(95.5)
32.5
(90.5)
27.7
(81.9)
24.0
(75.2)
30.0
(86.0)
Daily mean °C (°F) 18.5
(65.3)
19.3
(66.7)
20.9
(69.6)
23.4
(74.1)
26.3
(79.3)
29.5
(85.1)
31.2
(88.2)
31.2
(88.2)
30.9
(87.6)
27.8
(82.0)
22.5
(72.5)
19.2
(66.6)
25.1
(77.2)
Average low °C (°F) 13.7
(56.7)
14.3
(57.7)
15.6
(60.1)
18.0
(64.4)
20.9
(69.6)
24.9
(76.8)
27.6
(81.7)
27.3
(81.1)
27.0
(80.6)
23.2
(73.8)
17.9
(64.2)
14.4
(57.9)
20.4
(68.7)
Record low °C (°F) −1.5
(29.3)
−1.2
(29.8)
4.6
(40.3)
6.7
(44.1)
10.5
(50.9)
14.2
(57.6)
10.5
(50.9)
12.1
(53.8)
14.7
(58.5)
10.3
(50.5)
4.0
(39.2)
1.0
(33.8)
−1.5
(29.3)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 15.2
(0.60)
6.3
(0.25)
2.9
(0.11)
0.8
(0.03)
1.9
(0.07)
0.7
(0.03)
46.1
(1.81)
69.7
(2.74)
35.0
(1.38)
14.6
(0.57)
10.3
(0.41)
14.7
(0.58)
218.2
(8.59)
Average precipitation days (≥ 0.1 mm) 2.20 1.20 0.92 0.16 0.25 0.54 5.95 7.30 3.21 2.12 1.33 2.00 27.18
Average relative humidity (%) 51 47 46 43 46 55 64 66 62 53 53 51 53
Mean monthly sunshine hours 207.2 216.1 230.2 251.8 291.6 302.4 246.5 241.2 237.7 253.7 219.5 200.4 2,898.3
Source #1: Colegio de Postgraduados[3]
Source #2: Servicio Meteorológico Nacional[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México Sonora Guaymas de Zaragoza" (in Spanish). Mexico: INAFED. Retrieved December 15, 2009.
  2. "Guaymas San Carlos" (in Spanish). Mexico: Visit Mexico (Secretary of Tourism). Retrieved December 16, 2009.
  3. "Normales climatológicas para Guaymas, Sonora" (in Spanish). Colegio de Postgraduados. Archived from the original on February 19, 2013. Retrieved January 15, 2013.
  4. "Normales climatológicas 1981-2000" (PDF) (in Spanish). Comision Nacional Del Agua. Retrieved January 15, 2013.