San Antonio, occupying 368.6 square miles, is
the seat of Bexar County (pronounced "bear"). The Metropolitan
Statistical Area (MSA) consists of Bexar, Comal, Guadalupe and
Wilson Counties. San Antonio is in South Central Texas, approximately
140 miles northwest of the Gulf of Mexico and 150 miles northeast
of the city of Laredo on the Mexican border. Take a look at a
San Antonio Map (courtesy 70th Communications Squadron, Brooks
San Antonio Population: 1,144,646
Bexar County Population: 1,392,931
San Antonio has about a 50% chance of the sunshine during the
winter months and more than a 70% chance during the summer months.
Skies are clear to partly cloudy more than 60% of the time and
cloudy less than 40% of the time. Average temperatures range from
50 in January to the mid 90s in July and August. While the summer
is hot, with daily temperatures above 90o over 80% of the time,
extremely high temperatures (100o and over) and rare. Mild weather
prevails during the winter months, with temperatures below freezing
occurring on an average of about 20 days per year.
humidity is above 80% during the early morning hours most of the
year, dropping to near 50% in the late afternoon. The normal annual
rainfall is about 28 inches, with the heaviest amounts occurring
during May and September. Measurable snow falls only once every
three or four years.
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Welcome. The Texas Hill Country is a beautiful 14,000 square mile
area in the heart of Texas. You'll want to visit each of the region's
51 cities/areas. The website below is a resource for hotels, motels,
bed and breakfasts, cabins, resorts, real estate, things to do,
shopping, dining, and much more.
a place where crystal clear streams and towering oak & cedar
trees meet the majesty of the hills. Add to the beauty, a place
where visitors are always greeted by a friendly "howdy y'all"
and you have found the wonder of the region. It's is a little slice
of heaven offering breathtaking beauty and a relaxing atmosphere.
The Texas Hill Country is truly just like a whole other state.
beautiful area welcomes 5 million visitors annually. It's easy to
see why people keep coming back again and again. The area offers
unparalleled diversity. In the spring, roadsides and open fields
are dotted with colorful wildflowers, from the Indian Paintbrush
to the Texas state flower, the Bluebonnet. Autumn brings vibrant
reds, oranges and yellows as leaves announce the start of a new
season. Summer is a time for tubing down the river, boating on one
of the many area lakes or enjoying an outdoor barbecue. Winter is
mild with a touch of cool air, ideal for viewing the thousands of
Christmas lights residents display.
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