in Celestún of Estado de Yucatán, Mexico

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
20.860 and -90.399 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 20° 51' 35" and W -90° 23' 56"
Currency and Currency Code:
Peso - MXN
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:06 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: America/Merida
UTC/GMT offset: -6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:21 am and 5:19 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-12.116 and 96.895 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bantam Village
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Current travel safety evaluation for Mexico in Central America

Safety Score: 3,9 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: 2020-11-29 08:32:14

Delve into Celestún

Celestún in Celestún (Estado de Yucatán) with it's 6,401 habitants is a town located in Mexico about 575 mi (or 925 km) east of Mexico City, the country's capital town.

Time in Celestún is now 08:06 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named America / Merida with an UTC offset of -6 hours. We know of 5 airports closer to Celestún. The closest airport in Mexico is Licenciado Manuel Crescencio Rejon Int Airport in a distance of 48 mi (or 77 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Historic Fortified Town of Campeche in a distance of 93 mi (or 149 km), South-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: Maxcanu, Halacho, Hunucma, Calkini and Ucu. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 80 °F

Morning Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 74%
Air Pressure 1017 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 8% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 30th of November 2020

23°C (73 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 1st of December 2020

27°C (81 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 2nd of December 2020

30°C (86 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Playa Maya Resorts

4,6 mi
Road 12, 5000
97367 Celestun

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Posada Lilia

0,2 mi
calle 12 # 128B
97367 Celestun

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Hotel Eco Paraiso Xixim

0,5 mi
Km 10 del Viejo Camino a Sisal
97363 Celestun

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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

XIXIM : Charcas salineras de Celestún. by Jokotorreando

Published: February 06, 2014
Length: 37:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Verena Gerber

Xixim, ubicado dentro de la exclusiva reserva de la biosfera de Celestún, lugar donde también se encuentra el refugio y santuario de los flamencos rosados y alrededor de 250 especies de aves...

Lagune Celestun

Published: January 28, 2009
Length: 31:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: reiwed

Westlich von Merida am Golf von Mexiko dringt weit in das Festland eine Lagune hinein, die Legune Celestun, umsäumt von dichten Mangrovenwäldern. Höhepunkt einer Fahrt über die Lagune ist...

Celestun. Pelikane, Flamingos und Mangroven

Published: January 02, 2015
Length: 08:41 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: madebybetty

Mexico, Yucatan, Celestun.

Celestun Foresta di Mangrovie

Published: September 08, 2013
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Luca Perbellini

Viaggio in Messico. Gita in barca nella foresta di mangrovie nella località di Celestun.

Un paseo por la ría Celestún

Published: October 07, 2008
Length: 44:27 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: everfg

Un paseo por lancha escoltado por una triada de aves que en un par de ocasiones pasan por delante de nosotros luego de lo cual nos introducimos a un manglar.

Paseo por ría Celestún.

Published: October 07, 2008
Length: 54:57 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: everfg

Paseo ría Celestún.

LA banda de Hunucmá probando sonido en Celestún

Published: March 21, 2009
Length: 33:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Hertzfrecc

La banda rockera de Hunucmá (ex alkolika) tocando en la ria beach de Celestún.

Angelica Araujo Lara en Celestún Yucatán

Published: June 10, 2012
Length: 28:36 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Alas en red

En un ambiente de alegría con música de batucada, porras y cánticos especiales de apoyo, Angélica Araujo realizó una intensa caminata por las calles de Celestún, donde visitó casa por...

Puesta de Sol Playa de Celestún

Published: November 25, 2012
Length: 34:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: José Ma Alva Lefaure

Vídeo creado con la aplicación Socialcam para iPhone: http://socialcam.com.

Puesta de Sol Celestún Yucatán 24.11.2012

Published: November 25, 2012
Length: 34:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: José Ma Alva Lefaure

Vídeo creado con la aplicación Socialcam para iPhone: http://socialcam.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.


Celestún is a town in Yucatán, Mexico. It is located in the northwest corner of the state, just north of the border with the state of Campeche, on the Gulf of Mexico coast at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:20|51.5|N|90|24|W|type:city(6,000)|| | |name= }}. In 2000, it had a population of just under 6,000 people; however, the population swells to 10,000 during the octopus hunting season.

Located at 20.8583, -90.4 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
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Populated places in Yucatán, Tourism in Mexico

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