Central Plateau

Altiplano is in . The Altiplano is a high desert with high mountain ranges and a moderate climate although it can have snowstorms in the winter. It boasts some of the most diverse varieties of cacti found anywhere.
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Central Plateau

24° or 24° north
-103° or 103° west
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Also Known As

  • Armenian: Մեքսիկական բարձրավանդակ
  • Basque: Mexikoko goi-lautada
  • Belarusian: Мексіканскае нагор'е
  • Belarusian: Мексіканскае нагор’е
  • Belarusian: Мэксыканскае нагор’е
  • Belarusian: Мэксыканскае плято
  • Bulgarian: Мексиканско плато
  • Catalan: Altiplà Mexicà
  • Catalan: Altiplà de Mèxic
  • Cebuano: Mexican Plateau
  • Chinese: 墨西哥高原
  • Czech: Mexická plošina
  • Czech: Mexická vysočina
  • Dutch: Altiplanicie Mexicana
  • Dutch: Hoogland van Mexico
  • Dutch: Mexicaanse hoogvlakte
  • English: Altiplanicie Mexicana
  • English: Central Mexican Plateau
  • English: Central Plateau (Altiplano)
  • English: Mexican Altiplano
  • English: Mexican Plateau
  • Esperanto: Meksika Altebenaĵo
  • Estonian: Mehhiko kiltmaa
  • French: Plateau mexicain
  • Georgian: მექსიკის ზეგანი
  • German: Mexikanische Hochebene
  • German: mexikanische Hochebene
  • Hindi: चियापास का पठार
  • Hungarian: Mexikói-fennsík
  • Italian: altopiano messicano
  • Japanese: メキシコ中央台地
  • Japanese: メキシコ高原
  • Kirghiz: Мексика тайпак тоосу
  • Lithuanian: Meksikos Altiplanas
  • Lithuanian: Meksikos kalnynas
  • Lithuanian: Meksikos plokščiakalnis
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Det meksikanske platået
  • Polish: Wyżyna Meksykańska
  • Portuguese: Altiplanura Mexicana
  • Portuguese: Planalto Mexicano
  • Russian: Мексиканское нагорье
  • Serbian: Meksička visoravan
  • Serbian: Мексичка висораван
  • Spanish: Mesa Central
  • Spanish: Mesa del Centro
  • Swedish: Mexican Plateau
  • Swedish: Mexikanska platån
  • Tamil: மெக்சிகன் பீடபூமி
  • Ukrainian: Мексиканське нагір'я
  • Welsh: Llwyfandir Mecsico
  • Altopiano messicano
  • მექსიკის მთიანეთი

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