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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. [2]

Cabo Frio
Municipality
Município de Cabo Frio
ENCANTO.jpg
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
 • Total 400.693 km2 (154.708 sq mi)
Elevation 4 m (13 ft)
Population (2016)
 • Total 212,219 [1]
 • Density 413,3/km2 (10,700/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-3 (UTC-3)
Website [2]

As of 2016, its population is 212,289 and its area is 401 km².[3]

Cabo Frio is served by Cabo Frio International Airport.

Feliciano Sodré Bridge

ClimateEdit

Climate data for Cabo Frio, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Daily mean °C (°F) 25.5
(77.9)
25.9
(78.6)
25.75
(78.35)
24.5
(76.1)
23.05
(73.49)
21.85
(71.33)
21.65
(70.97)
21.5
(70.7)
21.65
(70.97)
22.45
(72.41)
23.6
(74.5)
24.85
(76.73)
23.521
(74.338)
Average precipitation 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
(2.4)
80.7
(3.177)
81
(3.19)
101.1
(3.98)
770.9
(30.349)
Average relative humidity (%) 82 82 82 80 81 81 80 81 81 82 82 82 81.3
Source: climate-charts.com[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics - IBGE (in Portuguese), IBGE 
  3. ^ IBGE - "Archived copy". Archived from the original on June 11, 2008. Retrieved 2008-06-11. 
  4. ^ "climate-charts.com". Retrieved December 28, 2012. 

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