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San Pedro Lagunillas in Nayarit (region) with it's 3,793 residents is a town located in Mexico - about 385 mi (or 619 km) West of Mexico City, the country's capital place.

Time in San Pedro Lagunillas is now 12:25 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "America / Mazatlan" with an UTC offset of -6 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent destinations might be interesting for you: Zacatecas, Valle Verde, Tepic, San Luis Potosí, San Jose del Conde or Santa Maria. Being here already, consider visiting San Pedro Lagunillas, Milpillas Bajas, Los Chiltres, La Quebrada and El Rincon. There are 2 airports in the area of San Pedro Lagunillas. The nearest airport we we have in our database is Amado Nervo National Airport (IATA: TPQ) with a distance of 15 mi (or 23.9 km) North of the city centre of San Pedro Lagunillas.

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Location insights

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 83 °F

Morning Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Chance of rainfall 22%
Air Humidity 77%
Air Pressure 953.5 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 56% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain
Heavy intensity rain

Wednesday, July 27th 2016

Heavy intensity rain Day: 26°C (78 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, broken clouds.

Thursday, July 28th 2016

Heavy intensity rain Day: 26°C (78 °F)
Night: 22°C (72 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, clear sky.

Friday, July 29th 2016

Moderate rain Day: 26°C (79 °F)
Night: 22°C (72 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, broken 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 Pedro Lagunillas

Located at 21.22, -104.77 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

San Pedro Lagunillas is both a municipality and the municipal seat of the same in the Mexican state of Nayarit. The population of the municipality was 7,155 (2005) in a total area of 520 square kilometers. The population of the town and municipal seat was 3,630 (2005). The population has been declining since 1980 when it was 8,308 inhabitants. The municipality of San Pedro Lagunillas is located at the following extreme coordinates: from parallel 20° 59’ to 21° 20’ latitude north and from meridian 104° 37’ to 104° 54’ longitude west. It is located in the south of the state of Nayarit and is bounded in the north and east by the municipality of Santa María del Oro, in the south by the municipalilty of Ahuacatlán and the state of Jalisco, and in the west by the municipality of Compostela. The pre-Hispanic name was "Ximochoque", which means "Place of bitter jars". With the arrival of the Spanish the place was rebaptized with the name of San Pedro Lagunillas to honor the first Count of Miravalle, Pedro Alonso Dávalos Bracamonte y Uibarri, who provided the resources for the construction of the church and in reference to the lakes of clear water found in the region. Most of the municipality belongs to a volcanic zone. The main elevations are "Cerro Grande"(2,000 meters), "Cerro Tetillas" (1,760 meters), "Cerro La Palma" (1,740 meters), "Cerro Estiladero" (1,600 meters), "Cerro El Carretón" (1,580 meters), and the extinct volcano of "Tepetiltic" (1,500 meters). The economy is mainly agricultural with the main crops being corn, beans, and sugarcane. There is some cattle raising with 34,214 head counted in the 1990 census. Due to the seasonal nature of the agriculture there has been intensive emigration in the last twenty years, especially to the United States of America. The main tourist sights are the two lakes of San Pedro and Tepetiltic. There is also a small museum in the town with displays of pre-Columbian artifacts.

This attraction is classified as:

  • Municipalities of Nayarit
  • Populated places in Nayarit

Compostela, Nayarit

Located at 21.22, -104.77 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

Compostela is the name of both a municipality and the town within that municipality that serves as the seat. They are in the Mexican state of Nayarit. The population of the municipality was 62,925 (2005 census) in a total area of 1,848 km² (713.5 sq mi). The population of the town and municipal seat, was 15,991 in 2000.

This attraction is classified as:

  • Municipalities of Nayarit
  • Populated places in Nayarit

Santa María del Oro, Nayarit

Located at 21.22, -104.77 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

Santa María del Oro is a municipality and municipal seat in the Mexican state of Nayarit. It is located in the south of the state and has boundaries with the municipalities of El Nayar, Tepic, Ahuacatlán, Jala, San Pedro Lagunillas, La Yesca, and Xalisco. The population was 21,688 in 2005, with the municipal seat of the same name having 3,314 inhabitants. The total area was 912.90 km². See http://www. e-local. gob. mx/work/templates/enciclo/nayarit/index. html for statistical information. Sant María del Oro is famous for the crater lake of the same name, located east of the town. This lake has a modest tourist infrastructure and attracts many national and foreign tourists to the area. The economy is based on tourism and agriculture. Corn, peanuts, and sugarcane are the most important crops. There is also a sizable cattle herd and the raising of poultry has increased in recent years. The major river Río Grande de Santiago crosses the northern region of the municipality. Santa Maria Del Oro has recently been interrupted by the growing threat of Narco violence in the region. The presence of violent occurrences due to drug cartels has been increasing. Including the decapitation of a restaurant owner in the region.

This attraction is classified as:

  • Municipalities of Nayarit
  • Populated places in Nayarit

Amado Nervo International Airport

Located at 21.22, -104.77 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

Amado Nervo International Airport or Tepic Airport is an international airport located at Tepic and is the principal airport in the Mexican state of Nayarit. The airport has one terminal with one concourse. The airport is operated by Aeropuertos y Servicios Auxiliares, a federal government-owned corporation. The airport was Transportes Aereos de Nayarit's base before it ceased operations in 1999. The airport has a VIP Aeromar's lounge, the Salón Diamante open to all passengers of the airline. It is named for the locally born poet Amado Nervo.

This attraction is classified as:

  • Airports in Mexico

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published: May 20, 2013 length: 26:06 min
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author: Noe Torres

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Propuesta Musical CBTA 107 TM San Pedro Lagunillas

published: April 19, 2012 length: 04:53 min
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author: cemconstruyetnay

II Concurso de Expresión Musical Título de la canción: Conocerme será la solución Integrantes: Arturo Vera Rivera, Odalys Maritza Aguilar Peña, Jorge Fajardo Curiel, Cecilia Ameyali

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