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Rio De Janeiro Climate & Temperature

  • Rio De Janeiro, Brazil is at 2255'S, 439'W, 5 m (16 ft). See map.
  • Rio De Janeiro has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate (Kppen-Geiger classification: Aw) with a pronounced dry season in the low-sun months , no cold season, wet season is in the high-sun months.
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Rio De Janeiro is situated in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 23.7 degrees Celsius (74.7 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.2 °C (9.4°F). This indicates that the continentality type is hyperoceanic,subtype truly hyperoceanic. Rio De Janeiro Climate Graph
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 1172.9 mm (46.2 inches) which is equivalent to 1172.9 Litres/m (28.77 Gallons/ft).
  • On average there are 2250 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Rio De Janeiro you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Minamidaitojima, Japan where you would find a Humid subtropical climate.

Rio De Janeiro Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) 25 (78) 26 (78) 25 (77) 26 (79) 27 (81) 29 (83) 29 (85) 30 (86) 29 (85) 28 (82) 26 (80) 25 (77) 27 (81)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) 21 (70) 22 (71) 22 (71) 23 (73) 24 (76) 25 (77) 26 (79) 27 (80) 26 (79) 25 (76) 23 (73) 22 (71) 24 (75)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) 18 (65) 19 (66) 19 (67) 20 (68) 21 (71) 22 (72) 23 (74) 24 (74) 23 (74) 22 (71) 20 (69) 19 (66) 21 (70)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 56 (2) 51 (2) 87 (3) 88 (3) 96 (4) 169 (7) 114 (4) 105 (4) 103 (4) 137 (5) 86 (3) 80 (3) 1173 (46)
Number of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day %) 7 (23) 7 (23) 11 (37) 13 (42) 13 (43) 14 (45) 13 (42) 11 (39) 12 (39) 10 (33) 10 (32) 7 (23) 128 (35)
Average Sunlight Hours/ Day 6h 29' 6h 34' 5h 06' 5h 03' 5h 40' 5h 36' 6h 56' 6h 54' 6h 46' 6h 20' 6h 11' 6h 18' 6h 09'
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 10h 52' 11h 21' 12h 00' 12h 40' 13h 14' 13h 30' 13h 21' 12h 53' 12h 16' 11h 35' 11h 01' 10h 44' 12h 00'
Percentage of Sunny (Cloudy) Daylight Hours 60 (40) 59 (41) 43 (57) 40 (60) 43 (57) 42 (58) 52 (48) 54 (46) 56 (44) 55 (45) 57 (43) 59 (41) 51 (49)
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (). 46.7 55.1 66.5 77.3 85.6 89.3 85.9 77.1 66.7 55.1 46.8 43.7 66.4

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