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Climate Zones


Eco Adventure Tours / Brazil – The tropical climate zone (also called tropics or torrid zone) lies between the subtropics and is centered around the equator. It is limited by the Tropic of Cancer (23,5° N) in the northern hemisphere and by the Tropic of Capricorn (23,5° S) in the southern hemisphere. The angle of the plane of the sun´s apparent path varies between 90 and 66,5 degrees and the angle of the sun´s rays (Solar Altitude) between 90 und 43 degrees. Day length varies between +/- 0 to +/- 1,5 h from the average 12 h at the Equinox and average temperatures are between 26 and 22 degrees Celsius.

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When you travel to Brazil, the humid Amazon Rainforest and part of the Atlantic Rainforest (north of São Paulo), the semi - dry Cerrado Savanna and the dry Caatinga Desert belong to this climate zone – Brazil Travel / Climate.