Brazil, officially Federative Republic of Brazil, Portuguese República Federativa do Brasil, country of South America that occupies half the continent’s landmass.
Is Brazil north or south of the equator?
Although rainfall varies widely in Brazil depending on location, the majority of the country is south of the equator, where most of the rain falls in the summer months due to the tropical and subtropical climate.
Where is Brazil located?
Where is Brazil North?
North Region, Brazil
|North Region Região Norte|
|Largest cities||Manaus Belém|
|States||Acre, Amapá, Amazonas, Pará, Rondônia, Roraima and Tocantins|
What is the coldest month in Brazil?
January is the hottest and also the wettest month, with an average temperature of 25°C (76°F) and 170mm of rainfall. On the contrary, June is the coldest month although temperatures still averaging at a comfortable 19°C (66°F).
What country does not touch Brazil?
Ecuador and Chile are the only countries in the continent which do not border Brazil.
Is Brazil a part of USA?
The United States became the first country to recognize the independence of Brazil, and Brazil was the only South American nation to send troops to fight alongside the Allies in World War II.
Brazil–United States relations.
|Embassy of Brazil, Washington, D.C.||Embassy of the United States, Brasília|
What are 5 interesting facts about Brazil?
Brazil number ones
- São Paulo is the largest city in the southern hemisphere.
- Brazil has more animal and plant species than any other country in the world.
- Brazil has been the largest producer of coffee for the last 150 years.
- Portuguese is the official language in Brazil.
- Brazil was a Portuguese colony for 322 years.