Weather in Monterrey
Expect hot weather during the summer the temperatures are above 30°C sometimes 40°C. We recommend check weather forecast before arriving at Monterrey.
Power Plugs And Sockets In Mexico
In Mexico the power sockets are of type A and B. The standard voltage is 110-125 V and the standard frequency is 60 Hz.
Type A: mainly used in North and Central America, China and Japan. This socket only works with plug A.
Type B: similar to plug type A but with an extra prong for grounding. This socket also works with plug A.
Currency In Mexico
The Mexican currency is called Peso; its symbol is $, it is subdivided into 100 centavos represented by "¢". The currency code for Pesos is MXN
Freq. used $20, $50, $100, $200, $500 Freq. used 50¢, $1, $2, $5, $10, $20
Rarely used $1000 Rarely used 5¢, 10¢, 20¢
We suggest checking the value of the Mexican PESO currency some days before the date of your trip.
Credit cards are accepted in restaurants, hotels, and shops (VISA, MASTERCARD, and American Express).
$ 1 US Dollar is $ 19.22 mexican pesos ( April 3. 2019, 11:07 PM UTC)
At Tecnologico de Monterrey, smoking is strictly prohibited