Brazil, one of the world’s largest countries by population, area and economy, occupies very close
to fifty percent of the South America continent. It is largely a Portuguese speaking country.
Atlantic Ocean forms its eastern coastline of about 7491 kms (4655 miles). It is also a very
popular tourist destination. Over five millions tourists visit this country every year. Besides
numerous others the tour attractions here include the popular Amazon Rainforest also known as
Amazonia, Amazon Jungle and Selva Amazonica of which about 60 percent is located in this
country and the rest of it is shared by the countries of Peru, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador,
Bolivia, Guyana, Surinam and French Guiana in tiny small to around 10 percent proportions.
Brasilia is the capital city and the third largest international airport, the largest being Sao Paulo
and the second largest Rio de Janeiro besides innumerable other airports in the country.
Getting around: Personal and rental autos, buses, taxis, tour vehicles, metros in Sao Paulo, Rio
de Janeiro, Brasilia, Porto Alegre and others, inter-city air and railways.
Tourist seasons: High tourist season is from December to March, mid season from June to
November and low season April to May.
Weather: Climatological Information Sao Paulo, Brazil, source Instituto Nacional de
Meteorologia. Altitudes and other factors may substantially influence the weather conditions in the
same city, town and neighborhood. Historical data may not be relied on for current conditions.
Visit relevant source for other climate variables.
100mm = 3.9370 inches, 50mm = 1.9685 inches,
25mm = 0.9842 inches, 12.5mm = 0.4921 inches
Climatological information is based on monthly averages for the 30-year period 1961-
- Mean number of rain days = Mean number of days with at least 0.1 mm of rain.
Attention: Please note that the averaging period for climatological information and the
definition of "Mean Number of Rain Days" quoted in this web site may be different for
different countries. Hence, care should be taken when city climatologies are compared
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