São Paulo Climate & Temperature
- São Paulo, Brazil is at 23°30'S, 46°37'W, 792 m (2598 ft). See map.
- São Paulo has a humid subtropical climate that is mild with no dry season, constantly moist (year-round rainfall). Summers are hot and muggy with thunderstorms. Winters are mild with precipitation from mid-latitude cyclones. Seasonality is moderate. (Köppen-Geiger classification: Cfa).
- According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification São Paulo is situated in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
- The annual average temperature is 19.3 degrees Celsius (66.7 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
- Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.6 °C (11.9°F). This indicates that the continentality type is hyperoceanic, subtype truly hyperoceanic.
- In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach 22.3°C (72.1°F) on average falling to 12.3°C (54.1°F) overnight.
- In spring time temperatures climb reaching 24.9°C (76.8°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of 15.3°C (59.5°F).
- During summer average high temperatures are 27.2°C (81°F) and average low temperatures are 18.4°C (65.1°F).
- Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 25.1°C (77.2°F) during the day and lows of 16.1°C (61°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
- Total annual Precipitation averages 1454.8 mm (57.3 inches) which is equivalent to 1454.8 Litres/m² (35.68 Gallons/ft²).
- On average there are 1948 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
- If you were to burrow down through the Earth from Sao Paulo you would come out nearest to the climate station at Minamidaitojima, Japan where you would find a Humid subtropical climate.
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