Concepción Huista

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Concepción Huista
Municipality
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Concepción Huista
Location in Guatemala
Coordinates: 15°37′29″N91°39′54″W / 15.62472°N 91.66500°W / 15.62472; -91.66500
Country Flag of Guatemala.svg Guatemala
Department Flag of Huehuetenango.gif Huehuetenango
Government
  Mayor (2016-2020)Alonzo Gaspar Juan [1] (PP)
Area
  Municipality81.5 km2 (31.5 sq mi)
Population
 (2018 census) [2]
  Municipality18,915
  Density230/km2 (600/sq mi)
   Urban
7,243
Climate Cwb

Concepción Huista (Spanish pronunciation:  [konsepˈsjon ˈwista] ) is a town and municipality in the Guatemalan department of Huehuetenango.

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Climate

Concepción Huista has a subtropical highland climate (Köppen: Cwb).

Climate data for Concepción Huista
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYear
Average high °C (°F)21.3
(70.3)
21.8
(71.2)
23.8
(74.8)
24.0
(75.2)
22.8
(73.0)
21.8
(71.2)
21.2
(70.2)
21.7
(71.1)
21.4
(70.5)
20.6
(69.1)
21.3
(70.3)
21.5
(70.7)
21.9
(71.5)
Daily mean °C (°F)14.3
(57.7)
14.4
(57.9)
16.2
(61.2)
16.7
(62.1)
16.5
(61.7)
16.4
(61.5)
15.8
(60.4)
15.7
(60.3)
15.9
(60.6)
15.2
(59.4)
15.0
(59.0)
15.0
(59.0)
15.6
(60.1)
Average low °C (°F)7.4
(45.3)
7.1
(44.8)
8.7
(47.7)
9.5
(49.1)
10.2
(50.4)
11.0
(51.8)
10.4
(50.7)
9.8
(49.6)
10.4
(50.7)
9.8
(49.6)
8.8
(47.8)
8.5
(47.3)
9.3
(48.7)
Average precipitation mm (inches)25
(1.0)
19
(0.7)
31
(1.2)
69
(2.7)
109
(4.3)
254
(10.0)
159
(6.3)
156
(6.1)
204
(8.0)
168
(6.6)
63
(2.5)
26
(1.0)
1,283
(50.4)
Source: Climate-Data.org [3]

Geographic location

Concepción Huista is completely surrounded by Huehuetenango Department municipalities: [4]

See also

Notes and references

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References

  1. "Alcaldes electos en el departamento de Huehuetenango". Municipalidades de Guatemala (in Spanish). Guatemala. 9 October 2015. Archived from the original on October 9, 2015. Retrieved 9 October 2015.
  2. Citypopulation.de Population of departments and municipalities in Guatemala
  3. "Climate: Concepción Huista". Climate-Data.org. Retrieved 29 October 2015.
  4. 1 2 3 SEGEPLAN. "Municipios de Alta Verapaz, Guatemala". Secretaría General de Planificación y Programación de la Presidencia de la República. Guatemala. Archived from the original on 30 June 2015. Retrieved 30 June 2015.

Coordinates: 15°37′00″N91°41′00″W / 15.6167°N 91.6833°W / 15.6167; -91.6833