A view of the main church of the city
|Nickname(s): "Cidade Jardim" (Garden City) or "Cidade das Flores" (City of Flowers)|
Location of Guaramiranga in the State of Ceará
|Founded||September 1, 1890|
|• Mayor||Luis Eduardo Vieira Viana (PR)|
|• Total||59,471 km2 (22,962 sq mi)|
|Elevation||865 m (2,838 ft)|
|• Density||0.067/km2 (0.17/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC-3 (UTC-3)|
|HDI (2000)||0.654 – medium|
Guaramiranga is smallest town of the Northeastern state of Ceará in Brazil. It is located at an altitude of 865 m in the Serra de Baturité hills 110 km from the state capital of Fortaleza. Guaramiranga is known locally for its temperate climate and lush green scenery. The temperature in Guaramiranga varies between 15 and 23 degrees Celsius through the year.
Guaramiranga has two large churches, the Igreja Matriz Nossa Senhora da Conceição and the Igreja Nossa Senhora de Lourdes.
Within its territory, lies the Pico Alto, the highest point of Ceará.
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