Bajo Caracoles
in Departamento de Río Chico of Santa Cruz Province, Argentina

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-47.445 and -70.927 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -47° 26' 42" and W -70° 55' 37"
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: 01:50 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: America/Argentina/Rio_Gallegos
UTC/GMT offset: -3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
8:22 am and 7:04 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
47.333 and 109.000 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bayan Hural
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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: 2024-04-14 08:21:28

Delve into Bajo Caracoles

Bajo Caracoles in Departamento de Río Chico (Santa Cruz Province) is a town located in Argentina about 1,099 mi (or 1,768 km) south-west of Buenos Aires, the country's capital town.

Time in Bajo Caracoles is now 01:50 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named America / Argentina / Rio Gallegos with an UTC offset of -3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Bajo Caracoles. The closest airport in Argentina is Perito Moreno Airport in a distance of 63 mi (or 101 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Cueva de las Manos, Río Pinturas in a distance of 85 mi (or 138 km), North-East.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Perito Moreno, Gobernador Gregores, Coyhaique, Alto Rio Senguer and Sarmiento. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 15°C / 60 °F

Morning Temperature 9°C / 47 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 44%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (8 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 24% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Sunday, 14th of April 2024

17°C (63 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 15th of April 2024

16°C (61 °F)
11°C (51 °F)
Overcast clouds, strong breeze.

Tuesday, 16th of April 2024

13°C (56 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

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.

Bajo Caracoles

Bajo Caracoles is a village and municipality in Santa Cruz Province in southern Argentina. It lies on Ruta 40 some 127 km south of the town of Perito Moreno, and 3 km south of the junction with the access road to Cueva de las Manos. The population of the village in the 2001 census was 31.

Located at -47.45, -70.9333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Santa Cruz Province, Argentina

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Bajo Caracoles.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Casa Folch, Bajo de los Caracoles, General José de San Martín, Bajo Caracoles