Puerto Peñasco
in Puerto Peñasco of Estado de Sonora, Mexico

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
31.317 and -113.538 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 31° 19' 1" and W -113° 32' 16"
Currency and Currency Code:
Peso - MXN
Spoken languages:
Spanish
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:36 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: America/Hermosillo
UTC/GMT offset: -6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:00 am and 7:15 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-19.750 and 63.450 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Port Sud-Est
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Mexico in Central America

Safety Score: 4,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Mexico.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Mexico. Last Update: 2020-08-15 07:21:14

Delve into Puerto Peñasco

Puerto Peñasco in Puerto Peñasco (Estado de Sonora) with it's 33,875 habitants is a city located in Mexico about 1,216 mi (or 1,957 km) north-west of Mexico City, the country's capital town.

Current time in Puerto Peñasco is now 01:36 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named America / Hermosillo with an UTC offset of -7 hours. We know of 10 airports closer to Puerto Peñasco, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Mexico is Mar de Cortés International Airport in a distance of 14 mi (or 22 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's El Pinacate and Gran Desierto de Altar Biosphere Reserve in a distance of 98 mi (or 157 km), North-East. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Heroica Caborca, Pitiquito, Yuma, Altar and Oquitoa. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 33°C / 92 °F

Morning Temperature 31°C / 87 °F
Evening Temperature 33°C / 92 °F
Night Temperature 32°C / 90 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 61%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 13 km/h (8 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 91% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Saturday, 15th of August 2020

33°C (91 °F)
33°C (91 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 16th of August 2020

35°C (94 °F)
33°C (91 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.

Monday, 17th of August 2020

37°C (98 °F)
33°C (91 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

LAS PALOMAS BEACH AND GOLF RESORT

Address
1,7 mi
BLVD COSTERO NO 150 SANDY BEACH
83550 Puerto Penasco
Mexico

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Peñasco del Sol

Address
0,4 mi
Paseo de las Glorias No 1
83550 Puerto Penasco
Mexico

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Playa Bonita Resort

Address
1,0 mi
Paseo Balboa N.100. Col. Playa Bonita
83550 Puerto Penasco
Mexico

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Sonoran Spa Resort

Address
0,4 mi
Camino a la Choya Km 3 Fraccion 7
83550 Puerto Penasco
Mexico

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Sonoran Sea Resort

Address
0,4 mi
Camino a la Choya Km 3 Fraccion 7 A
83550 Puerto Penasco
Mexico

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


BEST WESTERN LAOS MAR HTL STES

Address
0,6 mi
PASEO BALBOA 90
83550 Puerto Peñasco
Mexico

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 03:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Video Promocional OCV Puerto Peñasco, Sonora

Published: March 25, 2011
Length: 00:47 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: OCVpenasco

The Rocky Point Convention and Visitors Office developed a promotion focused in the different activities that Peñasco have for the visitors, We have something for each one. La Oficina de...


La Banda de Puerto Penasco

Published: June 05, 2012
Length: 15:44 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Maria Conchas


Avion Ultraligero Sobre Puerto Penasco. Marli Jimenez

Published: July 23, 2014
Length: 01:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Antonio Valenzuela

Marli Jimenez volando en Sandy Beach Puerto Penasco en un Avion Ultraligero. Una experiencia inolvidable.


Sam's Club Comes to Puerto Penasco, Mexico

Published: August 23, 2012
Length: 04:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: CondosInMexico

International business are building in Puerto Penasco, Mexico Sam's Club, Walmart, AutoZone and a 6 Plex movie theatre have been built. The Old Port has been redeveloped. And a cruise ship...


Golf Courses in Puerto Penasco, Mexico

Published: September 29, 2012
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: PuertoPenascoMag

Looking to play golf in Rocky Point, Puerto Penasco, Mexico. Mexico has some of the most beautiful golf courses around. Rocky Point has 4 professional golf courses. I'd recommend that you...


LOS ROLLING ROCKIES Wheelchair Basketball Rocky Point Puerto Penasco Mexico

Published: August 08, 2012
Length: 34:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TwoPesos

LOS ROLLING ROCKIES Wheelchair Basketball Practice Aug 5, 2012 Rocky Point Puerto Penasco Mexico http://www.facebook.com/LosRollingRockies.


D'Angelos en Puerto Peñasco - by GoPro ( That's Rocky Point, Mexico to you, Gringo.) Hero2

Published: April 17, 2012
Length: 19:22 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Danny D'Angelo

We D'Angelos thumb our noses at the media that tells us Mexico is dangerous, and dare to take our kids down regularly. They have not been corrupted to date.


Puerto Penasco (Rocky Point), Mexico Chrismyers's photos around Puerto Peñasco, Mexico

Published: November 17, 2010
Length: 16:51 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

Preview of Chrismyers's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/chrismyers/mexico_2005/1129026420/tpod.html This blog preview was made by...


Puerto Penasco from Playa Bonita

Published: October 24, 2013
Length: 46:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: StockFootage.com

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Puerto Penasco Sunset zooms

Published: October 24, 2013
Length: 46:50 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: StockFootage.com

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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.

Puerto Peñasco

Puerto Peñasco is a city and municipality located in the northwest of the state of Sonora about 100 km from the Arizona border. It is located on the small strip of land that joins the peninsula of Baja California with the rest of Mexico. The area is part of the Altar Desert, one of the driest and hottest of the larger Sonora Desert. Because of the lack of water, this area had no permanent settlements until the 1920s.

Located at 31.3167, -113.537 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Gran Desierto de Altar, Populated places in Sonora, Municipalities of Sonora, Populated places in the Sonoran Desert of Mexico

Puerto Peñasco International Airport

Puerto Peñasco International Airport, officially Mar de Cortés International Airport, is an international airport located at Puerto Peñasco, Sonora, Mexico, a city near the U.S. -Mexico border, on the Gulf of California coast. It is also a port of entry into Mexico. Most of the operations are general aviation.

Located at 31.3597, -113.533 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Airports in Mexico, Airports in Sonora

Plutarco Elías Calles Municipality

Plutarco Elías Calles (named for General Plutarco Elías Calles) is a municipality in the northwest of the Mexican state of Sonora. Its municipal seat and main urban center is Sonoyta, on the United States border opposite Lukeville, Arizona.

Located at 31.3167, -113.533 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities of Sonora

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Puerto Peñasco.

Popular in vicinity

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09 Oct
2020

Miss Olivia & The Interlopers
Starting at: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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Eric Schaffer & The Other Troublemakers
Starting at: 02:00 pm (14:00).
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10 Oct
2020

Miss Olivia & The Interlopers
Starting at: 12:00 pm (12:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

Eric Schaffer & The Other Troublemakers
Starting at: 02:00 pm (14:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

11 Oct
2020

Miss Olivia & The Interlopers
Starting at: 12:00 pm (12:00).
More Information: eventful.com.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Punta Peñasco, Punta Penasca, Puerto Peñasco, PPE, Пуэрто-Пеньяско