Tancitaro Destination Guide


Map of the area of Tancitaro in Mexico

Delve into Tancitaro in Mexico.


Tancitaro in Michoacán (region) with it's 5,298 habitants is a town located in Mexico - about 210 mi (or 339 km) West of Mexico City, the country's capital town.

Time in Tancitaro is now 09:17 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "America / Mexico City" with an UTC offset of -5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent cities might be interesting for you: Mexico City, Chilpancingo, Zoromutaro, Zacatecas, Tepic or Zimbo. Since you are here already, consider visiting Zirimondiro, Zirimbo, Uringuitiro, Tancitaro, Santa Catarina and Charapondiro. We know of 3 airports in the area of Tancitaro. The closest airport we have records of is Licenciado y General Ignacio Lopez Rayon Airport (IATA: UPN) with a distance of 22 mi (or 35.1 km) East of the city centre of Tancitaro.

Tancitaro Photo Slideshow

To view way more photos of of this place and the area check out our Tancitaro photo gallery. It has recently been updated.

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Things to see, know and go to

We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. We also found some pictures. Where to go and what to see in Tancitaro? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Weather Conditions & Forecast

Current weather for the greater area of Tancitaro for Friday, 29th of August 2014.

Heavy intensity rain
25°C / 77 °F
Temperature during night:
19°C / 67 °F
Chance of rainfall:
General weather conditions:
Heavy intensity rain
Wind and sky conditions:
Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-West. Few clouds
Air pressure & humidity:
931 hPa with 96% air humidity
Forecast for Saturday, 30th of August 2014
Moderate rain
Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 21°C (70 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, clear sky.
Forecast for Sunday, 31st of August 2014
Heavy intensity rain
Day: 24°C (76 °F)
Night: 20°C (67 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, few clouds.
Forecast for Monday, 1st of September 2014
Moderate rain
Day: 23°C (74 °F)
Night: 19°C (67 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, few clouds.

Weather information is provided by openweathermap.org.

Sightseeing Tipps

We got more sightseeing tips with detailed descriptions on our dedicated Tancitaro sightseeing overview.

  • Tancítaro
  • Peribán
  • Parícutin

Videos from the area

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

1# Volcan Paricutin (Michoacan, Mexico)

Play VideoVolcan Paricutin (Michoacan, Mexico)

Duration: 04:17 min
Uploaded: February 23, 2010
Views: 94,397 - Rating: 4.9011/5
uploaded by: Alain Fournier

A short documentary about one the youngest volcano in Western Hemisphere : meet Volcano Paricutin and its history!

2# Steam Trains Mexico 1964 Part 3

Play VideoSteam Trains Mexico 1964 Part 3

Duration: 08:30 min
Uploaded: September 10, 2008
Views: 3,338 - Rating: 4.75/5
uploaded by: xrpg

Shots of steam engines at work

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Webcams provided by webcam.travel are under the copyright of their owners.

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