The climate of Florianopolis (Brazil)
Florianopolis or Floripa is located in the southern part of Brazil and
is the capital of the state of Santa Catharina. Florianopolis is
situated on the island of Santa Catharina and is connected with the
mainland by three large bridges. Several mountains that are completely
overgrown with tropical forests can be found on the island. Here you
can enjoy beautiful lagoons, waterfalls and lakes. In the center of
the island Lagoa da Conceicão can be found. This is a popular holiday
destination, also because 42 beaches can be found here. The tourist
industry is the main source of income for this city. Florianopolis is
also very popular among wind surfers and kite surfers. Florianopolis
has a tropical climate. during the warmest months temperatures are
between 26-31 degrees Celsius on average. During the coldest months
minimum temperatures are between 7-12 degrees Celsius on average. The
lowest temperature on record is -2 degrees Celsius; the highest
temperature on record is 39 degrees Celsius. Subzero temperatures are
uncommon; however, it may occur during winter. Florianopolis gets
1,521 millimeters of rain per year. Heavy rainfall may occur from
January till March with 160 millimeters of rain per month. From April
till December the city gets about 100 millimeters of rain per month.
The driest months are June, July and August.
The figures below are based on long term weather and climate records.
They are an average for Florianopolis:
More climate information
Climate figures are very useful but don’t present a general impression
of the climate and the eventual weather circumstances within a certain
period. The figures don’t always reflect the chance of wintry weather,
extreme heat or hurricanes. That is why we offer useful extra climate
information for each month of the year:
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