Travel destinations Peru – History

Huaca Rajada – Sipán

«Huaca Rajada» is an archaeological complex with several «Huacas» (pyramids). Here, in 1987, the intact Huaca Rajada, Sipántomb of a ruler of the Moche culture was discovered: the «Señor de Sipán». He was covered with imposing ornaments of gold, silver, turquoise, and shells. Also in the tomb were bones of women, children, warriors, and animals that were sacrificed and buried with him to accompany him to the other dimension.

Geographical location

35 km south-east of Chiclayo.
Huaca Rajada, Sipán
Altitude

27 m.

Climate of the nearby city of Chiclayo:

Average temperature

January: 24 °C, February: 27 °C, March: 25 °C, April: 24 °C, May: 22 °C, June: 21 °C, July: 20 °C, August: 19 °C, September: 19 °C, October: 20 °C, November: 21 °C, December: 22 °C.

Source of statistical data: Weatherbase.

 

Average high and low temperature

January: 27,2 °C / 18,9 °C, February: 28,8 °C / 20,4 °C, March: 28,6 °C / 20,2 °C, April: 26,7 °C / 18,7 °C, May: 25,0 °C / 17,3 °C, Junei: 23,6 °C / 16,6 °C, July: 22,8 °C / 15,8 °C, August: 22,5 °C / 15,5 °C, September: 22,5 °C / 15,4 °C, October: 22,9 °C / 15,7 °C, November: 23,9 °C / 16,3 °C, December: 25,4 °C / 17,6 °C.

 

Average rainfall

January: 4 mm, February: 7 mm, March: 9 mm, April: 3 mm, May: 1 mm, June: 0 mm, July: 0 mm, August: 0 mm, September: 0 mm, October: 1 mm, November: 1 mm, December: 2 mm.

Source of statistical data: Senamhi.

 

Average relative humidity – Morning

January: 85%, February: 84%, March: 86%, April: 86%, May: 87%, June: 88%, July: 88%, August: 90%, September: 89%, October: 89%, November: 87%, December: 87%.

 

Average relative humidity – Evening

January: 61%, February: 59%, March: 61%, April: 62%, May: 65%, June: 66%, July: 66%, August: 67%, September: 66%, October: 66%,7 November: 64%, December: 62%.

Source of statistical data: Weatherbase.

Photo: ANDINA.



Travel programs:
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