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Guamuchil

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Guamúchil

Seal
Guamúchil
Guamúchil
Location in Mexico

Coordinates: 25°27′50″N 108°4′46″W / 25.46389°N 108.07944°W / 25.46389; -108.07944Coordinates: 25°27′50″N 108°4′46″W / 25.46389°N 108.07944°W / 25.46389; -108.07944

Country  Mexico
State Sinaloa
Municipality Salvador Alvarado
Government
 • Mayor Gonzalo Camacho Angulo (PAN)
Elevation 50 m (160 ft)
Population (2010)
 • Total 63,743
  [1]
Time zone Pacific Time zone (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) Pacific Daylight Time (UTC-6)

Guamúchil (Spanish pronunciation: [ɡwaˈmutʃil]), Sinaloa, is a city in northern Mexico 100 km north of Culiacán. The city serves as municipal seat of the municipality of Salvador Alvarado. At the census of 2010 the city had an official population of 63,743 inhabitants. It is the fifth-largest community in the state in population (after Culiacán, Mazatlán, Los Mochis, and Guasave).

Location

Latitude 25°27'50N
Longitude 108°4'46W
Elevation 50 m

The municipal logo consists of:

  1. Left top: the Mochomo mountain and the Evora River referring to its region
  2. Left bottom: the primary elements used in commerce relating to politics, social and cultural life
  3. Right top: the pacific railroad track that initiated the communication for progress in that area
  4. Right bottom: the chickpea as the main product in the region along with cheese and wool.
  5. Center: a man with open arms towards progress.

Overall Guamúchil has been one of the cities that generates the greatest progress to the state.

Climate

Climate data for Guamuchil
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 27.6
(81.7)
28.6
(83.5)
30.3
(86.5)
33.2
(91.8)
35.3
(95.5)
36.3
(97.3)
35.6
(96.1)
34.9
(94.8)
34.9
(94.8)
34.9
(94.8)
31.9
(89.4)
28.4
(83.1)
32.66
(90.77)
Average low °C (°F) 11
(51.8)
11
(52)
12
(53.6)
14.6
(58.3)
18
(64.4)
23.1
(73.6)
24
(75.2)
23.6
(74.5)
23.7
(74.7)
20.9
(69.6)
15.5
(59.9)
11.7
(53.1)
17.42
(63.39)
Precipitation mm (inches) 20
(0.8)
10
(0.4)
5
(0.2)
0
(0)
5
(0.2)
15
(0.6)
140
(5.5)
183
(7.2)
130
(5)
46
(1.8)
28
(1.1)
18
(0.7)
600
(23.5)
Source: Weatherbase [2]

Notable people

Guamúchil was the hometown of singer and actor Pedro Infante, birthplace of Mexican singer Ana Gabriel, and Miss México World 2009 Perla Beltrán.

References

External links

  • Municipio de Salvador Alvarado Official website of Municipality of Salvador Alvarado
  • Page Of The City Unofficial website of Municipality of Salvador Alvarado
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