Rio Gallegos


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Río Gallegos (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈri.o ɣaˈʃeɣos]) is the capital and largest settlement of the Patagonian province of Santa Cruz in Argentina. Located in the department of Güer Aike, it has a population of about 98,000, according to the 2010 census [INDEC], a 24% increase from the 79,000 in the 2001 census [INDEC]. The city bears the name of the Gallegos River, and sits on its estuary 2,636 km (1,638 mi) south from the Argentinian federal capital Buenos Aires.

Established on 19 Dece…
Río Gallegos (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈri.o ɣaˈʃeɣos]) is the capital and largest settlement of the Patagonian province of Santa Cruz in Argentina. Located in the department of Güer Aike, it has a population of about 98,000, according to the 2010 census [INDEC], a 24% increase from the 79,000 in the 2001 census [INDEC]. The city bears the name of the Gallegos River, and sits on its estuary 2,636 km (1,638 mi) south from the Argentinian federal capital Buenos Aires.

Established on 19 December 1885 to increase Argentine power over southern Patagonia, Río Gallegos became the capital of the then Territory of Santa Cruz in 1888, retaining its status when the territory became a province in 1957. Néstor Kirchner, later President of Argentina, served as the city's mayor from 1987 to 1991 and is interred in a mausoleum in the city's cemetery.

Airports near Rio Gallegos

Closest airports to Rio Gallegos are Rio Gallegos RGL (AR) (0 km), Punta Arenas PUQ (CL) (295 km), Puerto Natales PNT (CL) (330 km), Rio Grande RGA (AR) (370 km), El Calafate FTE (AR) (410 km)

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Meteo: Rio Gallegos RGL

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Rio Gallegos
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Wind
13.0 km/h
Humidity
53%
Visibility
10.0 km
Monday
15 August
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Overcast
Wind: 50.4 km/h
Tuesday
16 August
Overcast
Overcast
Wind: 52.9 km/h
Wednesday
17 August
Patchy rain possible
Patchy rain possible
Wind: 20.5 km/h
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