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San Rafael Petzal in Huehuetenango (region) with it's 1,525 residents is a town located in Guatemala - about 93 mi (or 150 km) North-West of Guatemala City, the country's capital place.

Time in San Rafael Petzal is now 01:49 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "America / Guatemala" with an UTC offset of -6 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent destinations might be interesting for you: Chetumal, Belmopan, Belize City, San Salvador, Santa Tecla or Antigua Guatemala. Being here already, consider visiting Xemal, Tuijonoc, Tojchiquel, Tojcail, Santiago Chimaltenango and Colotenango. There are 5 airports in the area of San Rafael Petzal. The nearest airport we we have in our database is Huehuetenango Airport (IATA: HUG) with a distance of 14 mi (or 23.3 km) East of the city centre of San Rafael Petzal.

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Location insights

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 24°C / 74 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 87%
Air Pressure 871.6 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 20% of sky
General Conditions Light rain
Light rain

Friday, April 29th 2016

Moderate rain Day: 25°C (76 °F)
Night: 16°C (61 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, few clouds.

Saturday, April 30th 2016

Moderate rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 16°C (62 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, clear sky.

Sunday, May 1st 2016

Moderate rain Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 18°C (64 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, few clouds.

Map of local sightseeing hints

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

San Rafael Petzal

Located at 15.4, -91.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

San Rafael Petzal is a municipality in the Guatemalan department of Huehuetenango.

This attraction is classified as:

  • Municipalities of the Huehuetenango Department
  • Populated places in Guatemala

San Juan Atitán

Located at 15.4, -91.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

San Juan Atitán is a municipality in the Guatemalan department of Huehuetenango.

This attraction is classified as:

  • Municipalities of the Huehuetenango Department
  • Populated places in Guatemala

Colotenango

Located at 15.4, -91.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

Colotenango is a municipality in the Guatemalan department of Huehuetenango. It is situated at 1,590 m above sea level. It contains 14,000 people. It covers a terrain of 71 km . The annual festival is February 12-15. Colotenango has two holy sites called Tuikalajan and Tuisanmarcos.

This attraction is classified as:

  • Municipalities of the Huehuetenango Department
  • Populated places in Guatemala

San Gaspar Ixchil

Located at 15.4, -91.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

San Gaspar Ixchil is a municipality in the Guatemalan department of Huehuetenango.

This attraction is classified as:

  • Municipalities of the Huehuetenango Department
  • Populated places in Guatemala

Santiago Chimaltenango

Located at 15.4, -91.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

Santiago Chimaltenango is a municipality in the Guatemalan department of Huehuetenango.

This attraction is classified as:

  • Municipalities of the Huehuetenango Department
  • Populated places in Guatemala

San Sebastián Huehuetenango

Located at 15.4, -91.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

San Sebastián Huehuetenango is a municipality in the Guatemalan department of Huehuetenango. It is located approximately 27 km. north of the city of Huehuetenango on Inter-American Highway heading toward the Mexican border at La Mesilla. The language spoken is Mayan Mam. The majority of the inhabitants are subsistence farmers.

This attraction is classified as:

  • Municipalities of the Huehuetenango Department
  • Populated places in Guatemala

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Videos from the area

These are videos related to the place based on their coordinates. Check the San Rafael Petzal video gallery for a broader collection..

COLO TV colotenango

published: October 03, 2012 length: 17:54 min
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author: Jorge Argueta

Un canal de colotenango

JORUCAECA 2013

published: April 02, 2013 length: 10:47 min
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author: asociacionpopnoj

ASOCIACION POP NO'J "Tejiendo ideas, conocimientos y sabidurías" Juan José Hurtado Paz y Paz Edgar del Cid Fuentes Florinda Pérez Geraldina Tuyuc Yolanda Hernández María Josefina Tubac

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