About Ciudad Obregon

Whether you want to learn more about Ciudad Obregon’s culture, looking for practical travel advice and tips for getting about the city, or need information on just about anything that will help enhance your knowledge and experience in this young vibrant city, this section is full of interesting, factual and non-biased knowledge About Obregon.

Practical Information

In the practical information section, you’ll find essential information about Ciudad Obregon including medical information, advice on making your stay in Ciudad Obregon enjoyable and memorable, banking, money and currency and much more.

Fast facts

Ciudad Obregon is the second largest city in the State of Sonora after the capital Hermosillo. Located only 525km from the Arizona border of USA we have a population of around 350,000 people. Read on to find out more interesting and useful fast facts about Ciudad Obregon.


With temperatures of up to 40°C, it is always sunny warm, which makes Ciudad Obregon a popular all-year-round destination. Ideal for discovering our local beaches, coastline, and topping up on that suntan, if you like consistent warm weather, and sunshine puts a smile on your face then you’re sure to enjoy the weather that Ciudad Obregon has on offer.

History & Culture

Although a young City in terms of age, Ciudad Obregon is the agricultural heart of the state of Sonora. The 19th century marked the beginning of what has now become one of the most technologically advanced cities in the north of Mexico, leading the way in developing and advancing agricultural science and technology.

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