Climate for Maranhão
(Brazil)

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures


All climatic diagrams on this site result from the collected data from 8 measuring stations in Maranhão.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.


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Maranhão is one of the warmest region in Brazil with an average daily high temperature of 34 degrees centigrade. High humidity and high temperatures are making the weather pleasant at times, but also and partly tropical hot and humid. It is yearlong warm or hot. Dued to the lesser rain the best time for traveling is from June to November. Most precipitation decrease from January to May.

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The most important cities in the region of Maranhão

Maranhão is a part of Brazil and has an east-west extension of about 620 km. From north to south it is approximately 720 km. The biggest cities are São Luís and Imperatriz. The local time is now Wednesday, 1:38 am.

CityPopulationGeo-Position 
São Luís1,040,7402°31'47"S44°18'10"W
Imperatriz234,5475°31'35"S47°29'30"W
Timon134,8275°5'39"S42°50'12"W
Caxias118,5344°51'32"S43°21'22"W
Codó83,2884°27'19"S43°53'8"W
Bacabal77,8604°17'30"S44°47'30"W
Balsas68,0567°31'57"S46°2'8"W
Santa Inês67,4243°40'0"S45°22'48"W
Barra do Corda48,9015°30'11"S45°14'13"W
Chapadinha40,8043°44'30"S43°21'37"W
Pinheiro38,8932°31'17"S45°4'57"W
Coelho Neto36,1844°15'24"S43°0'46"W
Itapecuru Mirim34,9433°23'33"S44°21'31"W
Coroatá34,1294°7'48"S44°7'27"W
Presidente Dutra30,3305°17'24"S44°29'24"W
Grajaú30,2175°49'10"S46°8'19"W
São Mateus do Maranhão28,2334°2'30"S44°28'30"W
São José de Ribamar27,7772°33'43"S44°3'15"W
Viana26,6893°13'13"S45°0'13"W
Lago da Pedra25,9964°17'12"S45°14'18"W
Colinas25,1586°1'33"S44°14'57"W
Pindaré Mirim22,9333°36'30"S45°20'36"W
Santa Luzia22,9097°38'34"S47°13'3"W
Cururupu22,0071°49'42"S44°52'6"W
Vargem Grande21,4193°32'35"S43°54'57"W
São João dos Patos19,5386°29'42"S43°42'8"W
São Domingos do Maranhão18,2755°34'33"S44°23'7"W
Timbiras17,8754°15'19"S43°56'26"W
Buriti Bravo17,6925°50'14"S43°50'1"W
Estreito17,6475°46'60"S43°15'0"W