Cabo Frio

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Cabo Frio
Municipality
Município de Cabo Frio
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Flag of Cabo Frio
Flag
Official seal of Cabo Frio
Seal
Location of Cabo Frio in the state of Rio de Janeiro
Location of Cabo Frio in the state of Rio de Janeiro
Cabo Frio is located in Brazil
Cabo Frio
Cabo Frio
Location of Cabo Frio in Brazil
Coordinates: 22°52′44″S 42°01′08″W / 22.87889°S 42.01889°W / -22.87889; -42.01889Coordinates: 22°52′44″S 42°01′08″W / 22.87889°S 42.01889°W / -22.87889; -42.01889
Country  Brazil
Region Southeast
State Bandeira do estado do Rio de Janeiro.svg Rio de Janeiro
Government
 • Prefeito Marcos Mendes (PMDB)
Area[1]
 • Total 410.418 km2 (158.463 sq mi)
Elevation 4 m (13 ft)
Population (est. 2017)[1]
 • Total 216,030
 • Density 530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-3 (UTC-3)
Website Prefeitura de Cabo Frio

Cabo Frio (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈkabu ˈfɾi.u], Cold Cape) is a Brazilian municipality in Rio de Janeiro state, founded by the Portuguese on November 13, 1615.[1][verification needed]

As of 2017, Cabo Frio's estimated population is 216,030 and its area is 410 km².[1]

Cabo Frio is served by Cabo Frio International Airport.

Feliciano Sodré Bridge

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Cabo Frio, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 28.7
(83.7)
29.1
(84.4)
28.8
(83.8)
27.5
(81.5)
26.1
(79)
24.9
(76.8)
24.7
(76.5)
24.3
(75.7)
24.3
(75.7)
25.2
(77.4)
26.5
(79.7)
27.9
(82.2)
26.5
(79.7)
Average low °C (°F) 22.3
(72.1)
22.7
(72.9)
22.7
(72.9)
21.5
(70.7)
20.0
(68)
18.8
(65.8)
18.6
(65.5)
18.7
(65.7)
19.0
(66.2)
19.7
(67.5)
20.7
(69.3)
21.8
(71.2)
20.5
(69)
Average rainfall mm (inches) 78.1
(3.075)
44.1
(1.736)
52.8
(2.079)
78.3
(3.083)
69.1
(2.72)
43.9
(1.728)
44.7
(1.76)
36.1
(1.421)
61.0
(2.402)
80.7
(3.177)
81.0
(3.189)
101.1
(3.98)
770.9
(30.35)
Average relative humidity (%) 82 82 82 80 81 81 80 81 81 82 82 82 81
Source: Climate-Charts.com[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Cabo Frio" (in Portuguese). IBGE - Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística - Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics. 
  2. ^ "Cabo Frio, Brazil: Climate, Global Warming, and Daylight Charts and Data". Climate-Charts.com. 2010. Retrieved January 14, 2018. 

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