Cacoal

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Cacoal
Municipality
The Municipality of Cacoal
Guapore Avenue, Cacoal
Guapore Avenue, Cacoal
Flag of Cacoal
Flag
Official seal of Cacoal
Seal
Location of Cacoal in the State of Rondônia
Location of Cacoal in the State of Rondônia
Coordinates: 11°26′19″S 61°26′50″W / 11.43861°S 61.44722°W / -11.43861; -61.44722
Country  Brazil
Region North
State Bandeira de Rondônia.svg Rondônia
Founded October 11, 1977
Government
 • Mayor Sueli Alves Aragão (PMDB)
Area
 • Total 3,793 km2 (1,464 sq mi)
Elevation 200 m (700 ft)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 78,263
 • Density 19.7/km2 (51/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-4 (UTC-4)
HDI (2000) 0.755 – medium[2]
Website www.cacoal.ro.gov.br

Coordinates: 11°26′19″S 61°26′50″W / 11.43861°S 61.44722°W / -11.43861; -61.44722 Cacoal is a municipality located in the Brazilian state of Rondônia. Its population as of 2008 was 78,263 and its area is 3,793 km².[3] It is the fourth-largest city in Rondônia state.

The city is served by Capital do Café Airport.

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Cacoal
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 29.6
(85.3)
29.2
(84.6)
29.8
(85.6)
29.6
(85.3)
29.6
(85.3)
30.5
(86.9)
31.5
(88.7)
33.3
(91.9)
31.7
(89.1)
30.9
(87.6)
30.4
(86.7)
30.0
(86)
30.51
(86.92)
Daily mean °C (°F) 23.9
(75)
24.1
(75.4)
24.3
(75.7)
23.9
(75)
23.7
(74.7)
23.1
(73.6)
23.0
(73.4)
24.9
(76.8)
24.5
(76.1)
24.2
(75.6)
24.1
(75.4)
24.1
(75.4)
23.98
(75.18)
Average low °C (°F) 18.2
(64.8)
19.1
(66.4)
18.9
(66)
18.2
(64.8)
17.9
(64.2)
15.7
(60.3)
14.5
(58.1)
16.5
(61.7)
17.3
(63.1)
17.6
(63.7)
17.9
(64.2)
18.2
(64.8)
17.5
(63.51)
Precipitation mm (inches) 314
(12.36)
293
(11.54)
286
(11.26)
172
(6.77)
65
(2.56)
15
(0.59)
11
(0.43)
27
(1.06)
80
(3.15)
141
(5.55)
227
(8.94)
268
(10.55)
1,899
(74.76)
Source: http://en.climate-data.org/location/31797/

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1] - IBGE/2008
  2. ^ [2] - UNDP
  3. ^ [3] - IBGE