Usually Bill and I will park the car, get out and walk to the cathedral and take photos of lovely old buildings.
This city is clean, inviting and full of life.”
Name: Aguascalientes means “Hot waters” or “Hot Springs” in Spanish. The original name was “Villa de Nuestra Señora de la Asunción de las Aguas Calientes”.
Location: The city is located in north central Mexico.
Weather: Aguascalientes has an semi-arid climate, Temperate during the winter and hot/warm in the summer with rain between June and September.
January Average Highs 22.3C (72.1F) Lows 4.5C (40.1F)
July Average Highs 27.3C (81.1F) Lows 14.6C (58.3F)
Elevation: 1,888 m (6,194 ft)
Founded: 22 October 1575 by Juan de Montoro as rest stop for the postal service and other services between Zacatecas and Mexico City.
Medical: Major Medical and dental
Money: Major Banks, ATMs
Aguascalientes is almost equidistant between Zacatecas and Leon on Highway 45 and 45D. From San Luis Potosi drive west on Highway 70.