Best time to visit Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

The best time to visit the region Rio de Janeiro in Brazil is from january until december, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in Rio de Janeiro is 30°C in january and the lowest is 23°C in june. The weather and climate of Rio de Janeiro is suitable for a sun vacation.

The average climate figure for Rio de Janeiro is an 8,7. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Rio de Janeiro has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Rio de Janeiro or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.



Climate Rio de Janeiro per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
30°C 30°C 28°C 27°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 29°C
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66
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25
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24
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Climate Rio de Janeiro

The region Rio de Janeiro has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Rio de Janeiro is 27° degrees and there is about 1163 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 127 days a year with an average humidity of 73% and an UV-index of 5.


Climate Rio de Janeiro

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 30°C 30°C 28°C 27°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 29°C
Night 22°C 22°C 21°C 20°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 22°C
Precip 82
mm
66
mm
66
mm
39
mm
25
mm
24
mm
20
mm
17
mm
28
mm
35
mm
64
mm
74
mm
Rain
days
21 19 23 19 13 10 11 10 13 17 21 24
Dry
days
10 9 8 11 18 20 20 21 17 14 9 7
Sun hours
per day
9 9 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 7 7 8
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 6 6 6 5 5 6 5 5 5 6 6 7
 


Climate Rio de Janeiro january

On average, it is maximum 30° in january in Rio de Janeiro and at least around 22° degrees. In january there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 82 mm and the it will be dry 10 days this month in Rio de Janeiro.

Climate Rio de Janeiro february

On average, it is maximum 30° in february in Rio de Janeiro and at least around 22° degrees. In february there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 66 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in Rio de Janeiro.

Climate Rio de Janeiro march

On average, it is maximum 28° in march in Rio de Janeiro and at least around 21° degrees. In march there are 23 days of rainfall with a total of 66 mm and the it will be dry 8 days this month in Rio de Janeiro.

Climate Rio de Janeiro april

On average, it is maximum 27° in april in Rio de Janeiro and at least around 20° degrees. In april there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 39 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Rio de Janeiro.

Climate Rio de Janeiro may

On average, it is maximum 24° in may in Rio de Janeiro and at least around 17° degrees. In may there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 25 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Rio de Janeiro.

Climate Rio de Janeiro june

On average, it is maximum 23° in june in Rio de Janeiro and at least around 16° degrees. In june there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Rio de Janeiro.

Climate Rio de Janeiro july

On average, it is maximum 23° in july in Rio de Janeiro and at least around 17° degrees. In july there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 20 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Rio de Janeiro.

Climate Rio de Janeiro august

On average, it is maximum 24° in august in Rio de Janeiro and at least around 16° degrees. In august there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Rio de Janeiro.

Climate Rio de Janeiro september

On average, it is maximum 26° in september in Rio de Janeiro and at least around 18° degrees. In september there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 28 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Rio de Janeiro.

Climate Rio de Janeiro october

On average, it is maximum 27° in october in Rio de Janeiro and at least around 20° degrees. In october there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 35 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Rio de Janeiro.

Climate Rio de Janeiro november

On average, it is maximum 27° in november in Rio de Janeiro and at least around 20° degrees. In november there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 64 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in Rio de Janeiro.

Climate Rio de Janeiro december

On average, it is maximum 29° in december in Rio de Janeiro and at least around 22° degrees. In december there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 74 mm and the it will be dry 7 days this month in Rio de Janeiro.

14 day weather forecast Rio de Janeiro

The weather for Rio de Janeiro in Brazil will be 35° till 33° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Sa
15 Aug
Enkele wolken 35°C 23°C 0.2 mm 20% 2m/s 7
Su
16 Aug
Broken wolken 29°C 23°C 0.8 mm 20% 2m/s 5
Mo
17 Aug
Bewolkt 25°C 22°C 3.1 mm 50% 2m/s 2
Tu
18 Aug
Onweer met zware regen 27°C 20°C 45 mm 95% 3m/s 3
We
19 Aug
Broken wolken 32°C 21°C 0.3 mm 10% 1m/s 8
Th
20 Aug
Bewolkt 25°C 20°C 1.3 mm 30% 2m/s 3
Fr
21 Aug
Onweer met zware regen 22°C 16°C 16 mm 85% 2m/s 2

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Sa
22 Aug
Light doucheregen 19°C 16°C 4.8 mm 85% 1m/s 2
Su
23 Aug
Bewolkt 23°C 16°C 1.0 mm 25% 1m/s 4
Mo
24 Aug
Bewolkt 20°C 17°C 1.7 mm 65% 1m/s 1
Tu
25 Aug
Broken wolken 26°C 17°C 0.5 mm 15% 1m/s 3
We
26 Aug
Broken wolken 29°C 18°C 0.3 mm 10% 1m/s 4
Th
27 Aug
Helder hemel 33°C 21°C 0 mm 0% 1m/s 4
Fr
28 Aug
Gespreide bewolking 33°C 22°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 3

Weather experiences Rio de Janeiro

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Vacation Rio de Janeiro

Hotels and apartments in Rio de Janeiro

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Flight tickets to Rio de Janeiro

To travel to Rio de Janeiro you can travel to these airports:

  • Congonhas Airport
    São Paulo
  • Guarulhos - Governador André Franco Montoro International Airport
    São Paulo
  • Professor Urbano Ernesto Stumpf Airport
    São José dos Campos
  • Viracopos International Airport
    Campinas
  • Santos Dumont Airport
    Rio de Janeiro

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About Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro lies in Brazil . If you want to call Rio de Janeiro you have to use +55 or 0055 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +555012457809 or 00555012457809.

Rio de Janeiro is in a straight line at 11.871 km distance from Wellington. From Auckland Airport the flight time is about 15 hours20.

The coordinates of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil are latitude: -22.875113 en longitude: -43.277548

The GPS coordinates are S 22° 52' 30.3600" en W 43° 16' 39.0000"

Currency Rio de Janeiro

In Rio de Janeiro the Brazilian real is used to pay.

Exchange rate Brazilian real (BRL) 15 august 2020

1 Brazilian real = 0,28 New Zealand dollar
100 Brazilian real = 28,49 New Zealand dollar

1 New Zealand dollar = 3,51 Brazilian real
100 New Zealand dollar = 350,98 Brazilian real

Install exchange rate app

It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

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Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

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Time difference Rio de Janeiro

In Rio de Janeiro it is now 16:59 o’clock in the afternoon on friday 14 august 2020. That is 15 hour earlier than in New Zealand. The time zone of Rio de Janeiro is America/Sao_Paulo and the Greenwich time is UTC-03.

Vaccinations Rio de Janeiro

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Gele koorts
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Rio de Janeiro.

  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabiës
  • Schistosomiasis
  • ZIKA-virus