San Felipe is a town with a population of 75,000 inhabitants. This aerial view looks toward the east by the Andes Mountains in the background. Aconcagua River flows from the mountains across the valley and lead eventually reaches the Pacific Ocean. The nearby city of Los Andes is about 17 kilometers.
San Felipe s economy is imminently tertiary prevailing goods and services both public and private. The great boom in this sector is reflected in a significant increase in schools and universities in addition to commercial establishments such as banks, supermarkets and multitiendas.
Also significant is the contribution of the agricultural sector, highlighting the rainfed cereal crops, fruit trees, vines, vegetables and animal fodder.
As elsewhere in the Aconcagua Valley weather San Felipe and the surrounding area belongs to temperate climate system. It is characterized by hot and dry summer, high solar radiation, followed by a winter rainy, cloudy and cold. An average temperature of 14.9 Âº C