La Rioja
in Departamento de Capital of La Rioja Province, Argentina

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-29.411 and -66.851 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -29° 24' 39" and W -66° 51' 2"
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: 04:06 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: America/Argentina/La_Rioja
UTC/GMT offset: -3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
8:20 am and 6:36 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
29.403 and 113.165 (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: 2024-06-14 08:00:00

Explore La Rioja

La Rioja in Departamento de Capital (La Rioja Province) with it's 162,620 inhabitants is located in Argentina about 612 mi (or 986 km) north-west of Buenos Aires, the country's capital.

Local time in La Rioja is now 04:06 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named America / Argentina / La Rioja with an UTC offset of -3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of La Rioja. The closest airport in Argentina is Capitan V A Almonacid Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 6 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Ischigualasto / Talampaya Natural Parks in a distance of 80 mi (or 129 km), South-West.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Sanogasta, Aminga, Patquia, Chilecito and Chumbicha. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 19°C / 66 °F

Morning Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Night Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 41%
Air Pressure 1017 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 18% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Saturday, 15th of June 2024

19°C (66 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 16th of June 2024

18°C (64 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 17th of June 2024

20°C (68 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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Sentirme vivo - La Rioja

Published: July 29, 2013
Length: 03:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Visit Argentina

Video de promoción de la Secretaria de Turismo de la Provincia de La Rioja, Argentina.

bmx street la rioja argentina

Published: October 27, 2012
Length: 51:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: nacho aguirre

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Trulala en el Día Después de La Chaya - La Rioja 2.015

Published: February 20, 2015
Length: 31:34 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: VamLR

Show brindado en el Autódromo Ciudad de La Rioja, en el "Día Después" de La Chaya. Martes 17/FEB/2.015.

Entrevista a Joaquin Medina Apoderado del Pro La Rioja

Published: February 06, 2015
Length: 26:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Canal 2 - La Rioja - Argentina

Skatepark Milagro-La rioja

Published: January 28, 2015
Length: 07:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Facundo Vitanoff

PARTICIPANTES Facundo vitanoff,Fabricio vitanoff,lucas montaña,agustin rodriguez,facundo perez,Gabriel Castillo, milagro la rioja MUSICA: Wiz khalifa.Facundo vitanoff,Wiz khalifa EDITOR:Facund...

Plaza Principal de La Rioja, Capital - La Rioja (Argentina)

Published: September 22, 2013
Length: 09:09 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Nicolas Deliso

Muestra un breve y sencillo video de la Plaza Principal y alrededor de ella de la Rioja, Capital.

La Fiesta en La Rioja 13/03/14 ♪

Published: March 15, 2014
Length: 37:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Alexis bazan

Somos Cuarteto , Somos La Fiesta.


Published: November 12, 2014
Length: 39:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Carlos Daniel Robles Fuentes

Trabajo terminado del Proyecto LV 14.Cuando uno recuerda con nostalgia su niñez, es muy dificil recordar lo feo, lo triste...yo creo que recuerda lo lindo...Y en esos recuerdos estan ,esas...


Published: September 13, 2013
Length: 31:15 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: la vidriera tv la rioja


Staffy La Rioja.MOD

Published: January 22, 2011
Length: 32:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Marco Toledo

Storn Alma Stone, es hija de RED de Cavecanem x Avatar Red Rush. Aca con 1 año y medio.

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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.

La Rioja Province, Argentina

La Rioja is a one of the provinces of Argentina and is located in the west of the country. Neighboring provinces are from the north clockwise Catamarca, Córdoba, San Luis and San Juan.

Located at -29.4333, -66.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Wine regions of Argentina, Provinces of Argentina, La Rioja Province, Argentina, States and territories established in 1853

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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