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Arizona has a relatively mild climate that gets around 314 days of
sunshine per year. Located in the Sonoran Desert, Scottsdale is known
for its golf courses and scenic beauty. From hot air balloon rides to
rafting down the Salt River is a destination for those who wish to enjoy
the type of western scenery from the old movies. For more information,
visit the Scottsdale Chamber of Commerce web site, they have links to
tours, amusement parks, biking and lots of other activities which
Scottsdale is famous for.
Scottsdale's population was 220,000 in the year 2000.
There are 184.2 square miles in Scottsdale.
The elevation is 1,269 FASL.
The official food : chili!
Period of Record : 3/ 1/1968 to 11/30/1985 (Source: DRI)