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Cabo San Lucas
View of the harbor
View of the harbor Cabo San Lucas (2005)
Coat of arms of Cabo San Lucas
Coat of arms
Nickname(s): Cabo
Country  Mexico
State Baja California Sur
Elevation 20 m (70 ft)
Population (2010)
 • Total 68,463
Time zone MST (UTC−7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC−6)

Cabo San Lucas is a city in Baja California Sur, Mexico. It is often called "Cabo".

Cabo is known for its beaches and scuba diving places. The sea arch "El Arco de Cabo San Lucas" is popular with tourists. There are many resorts along the coast between Cabo San Lucas and San José del Cabo.

Climate

Climate data for Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur (1951–2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 36.0
(96.8)
37.0
(98.6)
37.0
(98.6)
41.0
(105.8)
40.0
(104)
41.5
(106.7)
41.0
(105.8)
44.0
(111.2)
44.0
(111.2)
41.0
(105.8)
38.0
(100.4)
37.0
(98.6)
44.0
(111.2)
Average high °C (°F) 25.4
(77.7)
25.9
(78.6)
26.9
(80.4)
29.0
(84.2)
30.7
(87.3)
31.7
(89.1)
33.3
(91.9)
33.7
(92.7)
33.0
(91.4)
32.1
(89.8)
29.4
(84.9)
26.8
(80.2)
29.8
(85.6)
Daily mean °C (°F) 19.2
(66.6)
19.3
(66.7)
20.2
(68.4)
22.2
(72)
23.8
(74.8)
25.3
(77.5)
28.1
(82.6)
29.0
(84.2)
28.4
(83.1)
26.7
(80.1)
23.5
(74.3)
20.6
(69.1)
23.9
(75)
Average low °C (°F) 13.0
(55.4)
12.7
(54.9)
13.5
(56.3)
15.4
(59.7)
17.0
(62.6)
19.0
(66.2)
22.8
(73)
24.2
(75.6)
23.9
(75)
21.4
(70.5)
17.5
(63.5)
14.5
(58.1)
17.9
(64.2)
Record low °C (°F) 4.5
(40.1)
1.5
(34.7)
1.0
(33.8)
7.0
(44.6)
6.5
(43.7)
10.0
(50)
10.0
(50)
10.0
(50)
10.0
(50)
10.0
(50)
1.0
(33.8)
5.0
(41)
1.0
(33.8)
Precipitation mm (inches) 11.7
(0.461)
3.4
(0.134)
1.8
(0.071)
1.3
(0.051)
0.1
(0.004)
0.0
(0)
13.3
(0.524)
48.5
(1.909)
82.3
(3.24)
32.2
(1.268)
11.5
(0.453)
14.5
(0.571)
220.6
(8.685)
Avg. precipitation days (≥ 0.1 mm) 1.2 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.0 1.1 2.9 3.3 1.6 0.7 1.0 12.7
Source: Servicio Meteorologico Nacional


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