in Departamento de Vinchina of La Rioja Province, Argentina

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-28.760 and -68.207 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -28° 45' 34" and W -68° 12' 24"
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: 12:50 AM (Friday)
Timezone: America/Argentina/La_Rioja
UTC/GMT offset: -3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:27 am and 8:23 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
28.759 and 111.791 (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: 2022-12-08 08:24:33

Explore Vinchina

Vinchina in Departamento de Vinchina (La Rioja Province) with it's 2,834 inhabitants is located in Argentina about 705 mi (or 1,134 km) north-west of Buenos Aires, the country's capital.

Local time in Vinchina is now 12:50 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named America / Argentina / La Rioja with an UTC offset of -3 hours. We know of 7 airports in the wider vicinity of Vinchina. The closest airport in Argentina is Capitan V A Almonacid Airport in a distance of 95 mi (or 154 km), South-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 87 mi (or 139 km), South.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Villa Castelli, Villa Union, Famatina, Chilecito and Tinogasta. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 35°C / 96 °F

Morning Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Evening Temperature 35°C / 95 °F
Night Temperature 32°C / 89 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 21%
Air Pressure 1001 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 90% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 9th of December 2022

27°C (81 °F)
30°C (86 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 10th of December 2022

31°C (88 °F)
33°C (92 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Sunday, 11th of December 2022

32°C (90 °F)
34°C (93 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

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Published: December 17, 2013
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Published: April 15, 2012
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PICAFLOR ANDINO (Oreotrochilus leucopleurus) - Vinchina - La Rioja - Abril 2012 - Copyright Avespampa.

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