Tenente Portela

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City of Tenente Portela
Skyline of City of Tenente Portela
Geograpichal divisions of Rio Grande do Sul. Tenente Portela is highlighted in red.
Geograpichal divisions of Rio Grande do Sul. Tenente Portela is highlighted in red.
Coordinates: 27°22′15″S 53°45′28″W / 27.37083°S 53.75778°W / -27.37083; -53.75778Coordinates: 27°22′15″S 53°45′28″W / 27.37083°S 53.75778°W / -27.37083; -53.75778
Country Brazil
State Rio Grande do Sul
Incorporated August 18, 1955
Government
 • Mayor Rubens Antonio Marroni Furini
Area
 • Total 338,085 km2 (130,535 sq mi)
Elevation 390 m (1,280 ft)
Population (est 2006)
 • Total 13,355
 • Density 39.5/km2 (102/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-3 (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-2 (UTC-2)

Tenente Portela is a city in the north-west region of Rio Grande do Sul, the southernmost state of Brazil, with an estimated population of 13,657 inhabitants. The city's geographical coordinates are 27°22′16″S 53°45′30″W / 27.37111°S 53.75833°W / -27.37111; -53.75833, and its altitude is 390m. Area: 341.66 km².

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