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Taboão da Serra is a municipality in the state of São Paulo in Brazil. It is part of the Metropolitan Region of São Paulo.[2] The population is 272,177 (2015 est.) in an area of 20.39 km².[1] It is the second smallest city in area in the São Paulo Metropolitan Area (RMSP).

Taboão da Serra
Flag of Taboão da Serra
Flag
Official seal of Taboão da Serra
Seal
Nickname(s): 
Taboão
Motto(s): 
"Urbs labor"  (Latin)
"Labor omnia vincit "
Location of Taboão da Serra
Taboão da Serra is located in Brazil
Taboão da Serra
Taboão da Serra
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 23°31′58″S 46°47′58″W / 23.53278°S 46.79944°W / -23.53278; -46.79944Coordinates: 23°31′58″S 46°47′58″W / 23.53278°S 46.79944°W / -23.53278; -46.79944
Country Brazil
RegionSoutheast
StateSão Paulo
Metropolitan RegionSão Paulo
Founded1959
Government
 • MayorFernando Fernandes Filho PSDB
Area
 • Total20.39 km2 (7.87 sq mi)
Population
 (2015)[1]
 • Total272,177
 • Density13,000/km2 (35,000/sq mi)
Demonym(s)taboanense
Time zoneUTC-3 (BRT)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-2 (BRST)
Area code(s)+55 11

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ClimateEdit

The city's climate, as in the whole Greater São Paulo, has a monsoon-influenced humid subtropical climate (Cfa), according to the Köppen classification. Summers are rainy and not too warm. The winters are rainless and not too cold. The year average temperature is 63.5 (17.5 Cº), and the coldest month is July (Average 55.4 [13 °C]). The hottest month is February with an average temperature of 71.6 (22 °C). Rainfall is abundant, amounting to an annual average of 1,400 millimetres (57.2 in).

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