El Alto
in Departamento de El Alto of Catamarca Province, Argentina

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-28.311 and -65.364 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -28° 18' 40" and W -65° 21' 50"
Currency and Currency Code:
Peso - ARS
Spoken languages:
Spanish, English, Italian, German, French, Guarani
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:12 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: America/Argentina/Catamarca
UTC/GMT offset: -3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:16 am and 7:48 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
28.312 and 114.634 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Argentina in South America

Safety Score: 3,2 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Argentina.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Argentina. Last Update: 2024-03-05 08:22:39

Delve into El Alto

El Alto in Departamento de El Alto (Catamarca Province) is located in Argentina about 599 mi (or 964 km) north-west of Buenos Aires, the country's capital town.

Current time in El Alto is now 10:12 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named America / Argentina / Catamarca with an UTC offset of -3 hours. We know of 5 airports close to El Alto. The closest airport in Argentina is Catamarca Airport in a distance of 31 mi (or 49 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Banado de Ovanta, La Merced, San Jose, San Isidro and Frias. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 78 °F

Morning Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 71 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 63%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 74% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Tuesday, 5th of March 2024

28°C (82 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Wednesday, 6th of March 2024

30°C (86 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 7th of March 2024

31°C (89 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

De flechita en la holla de Guayamba.MOV

Published: February 21, 2010
Length: 01:58 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: Luis David Diaz

De flechita en la holla. Un lugar para acampar.

El saltón colorado - Departamento El Alto - dptoelalto.com.ar.mp4

Published: November 03, 2010
Length: 33:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: dptoelalto2010

El Saltón Colorado - Hermoso paisaje ubicado a pocos kilometros de la Villa El Alto.

caza de chanchos en Catamarca Argentina

Published: August 30, 2012
Length: 05:19 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ariel luna

caza realizada en el mes de Agosto, cazamos 2 ejemplares y tres BRANCA...

Toyota - Aventura 4x2

Published: October 02, 2007
Length: 16:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Sergio Barrionuevo

En un Viaje a Catamarca, al salir a incursionar los alrededores, tuvimos que cruzar un rio que en ese momento estaba crecido. El video habla del resto...

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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.

El Alto Department

El Alto is an eastern department of Catamarca Province in Argentina. The provincial subdivision has a population of about 3,400 inhabitants in an area of 2,327 km², and its capital city is El Alto.

Located at -28.3, -65.3667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Departments of Catamarca Province

El Alto, Catamarca

El Alto (Catamarca) is a village and municipality in Catamarca Province in northwestern Argentina.

Located at -28.3, -65.3667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Catamarca Province

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Villa El Alto, El Alto