Acandí

Description

Acandí is a town in Colombia at the northern end of the department of Chocó in northwest of Colombia, bordering the Caribbean Sea. It is 366 km (227 mi) from the provincial capital, Quibdó. Its average temperature is 28 degrees Celsius (82 °F). It was founded around the year 1887, and it became a municipality in 1905, previously being part of Turbo. The name "Acandí" is a corruption of the indigenous word "Acanti", which means "River of Stone".
It is one of the constituent territories of the region of Darién, together with the towns of Unguía Jurado and the municipality of Riosucio west of Atrato river.

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light rain

24.36 °C

1.87 meter/sec, 344°

88%

light rain

24.13 °C

2.04 meter/sec, 322°

89%

broken clouds

28.23 °C

3.07 meter/sec, 336°

67%

scattered clouds

29.62 °C

3.74 meter/sec, 348°

60%

few clouds

28.28 °C

3.86 meter/sec, 344°

66%

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