in Provincia de Jauja of Junín, Peru

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-11.776 and -75.497 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -11° 46' 33" and W -75° 29' 47"
Currency and Currency Code:
Sol - PEN
Spoken languages:
Spanish, Quechua, Aymara
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 02:34 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: America/Lima
UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:19 am and 5:45 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
11.785 and 104.510 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Phumi Chamlang
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Current travel safety evaluation for Peru in South America

Safety Score: 3,3 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Peru.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Peru. Last Update: 2024-06-14 08:00:00

Discover Jauja

Jauja in Provincia de Jauja (Junín) with it's 21,057 citizens is a town in Peru about 105 mi (or 169 km) east of Lima, the country's capital city.

Current time in Jauja is now 02:34 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named America / Lima with an UTC offset of -5 hours. We know of 8 airports near Jauja, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Peru is Francisco Carle Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Peru is Historic Centre of Lima in a distance of 99 mi (or 160 km), West.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Sausa, Huertas, Pancan, Huaripampa and Parco. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 17°C / 62 °F

Morning Temperature 9°C / 47 °F
Evening Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 36%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 37% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Saturday, 15th of June 2024

16°C (61 °F)
7°C (44 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 16th of June 2024

15°C (59 °F)
9°C (48 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Monday, 17th of June 2024

16°C (61 °F)
8°C (47 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

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

Raices de Jauja - A tu conciencia - Victor Arzapalo

Published: February 27, 2012
Length: 52:53 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: varzapalo

20 de Enero 2015 - Jauja

Published: January 21, 2015
Length: 00:06 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Juli E.

Una de las instituciones de Jauja, desplegando su elegancia expresada en la Tunantada ;-)


Published: March 25, 2013
Length: 16:45 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Victor Manuel Arzapalo Maita

A TU CONCIENCIA Letra y música: Víctor Arzapalo Maita I Jamás pensé que, eras tan infame yo te entregue mi amor sincero Te demostré una y mil veces Sin embargo me has engañado. Jamás...

Paro Jauja

Published: August 30, 2012
Length: 45:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Alberto carrasco saldaña


Jauja 1926

Published: February 26, 2010
Length: 30:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ricardo Rodríguez Zegarra

Extracto final del video recuperado por el Archivo Peruano de Imágen y Sonido que solo muestra la parte de Jauja, el cual ha sido restaurado con el método Desmetcolour. El video original...

Jauja que dulzura

Published: February 09, 2013
Length: 40:55 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Flor Calderon

Traída de Monte 2012 - Barrio Huarancayo .

Calixtrada - Jauja

Published: November 02, 2014
Length: 25:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MikGI

Banda del Colegio San Jose de Jauja marcha lejos de ti

Published: May 09, 2014
Length: 04:42 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Percy Churampi Churampi

la banda del sanjo campeón.

la previa de breakdance jauja 2013

Published: April 25, 2013
Length: 04:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5

coordinadores: samu, james, y shopen.

Huatrila en la Tunantada de Huala, Jauja

Published: November 03, 2011
Length: 27:29 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: hopeemy

Tunantada en el anexo de Huala-Jauja, julio 29 del 2011. El niño baila bien y quien mejor maestro que su padre, felicidades por difundir nuestras costumbres.

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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.


Jauja is a city and capital of Jauja Province in Peru. It is situated in the fertile Mantaro Valley, 45 kilometres to the northwest of Huancayo (the capital of Junín Region), at an altitude of 3,400 metres . Its population according to the 2007 census was 16,424. Jauja, which flourished for a short time, was once the capital of Spanish Peru, prior to the founding of Lima as the new capital.

Located at -11.775, -75.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Junin Region, Populated places established in 1534

Francisco Carle Airport

Francisco Carle Airport is a small regional airport serving Jauja, Peru and other surrounding cities as Huancayo or Tarma. It is currently served by one scheduled airline: LC Perú. Most travelers traveling to domestic and international destination connect in Lima's Jorge Chávez International Airport.

Located at -11.7831, -75.4733 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Peru

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Jauja, JAU, Хауха