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Elevation: 185 feet     Latitude: 08 12N     Longitude: 059 47W
Köppen Classification: Tropical Rainforest Climate



A tropical rainforest climate, also known as an equatorial climate, is a tropical climate usually (but not always) found along the equator. Tropical rainforest climate is a type of tropical climate in which there is no dry season - all months have mean precipitation values of at least 60 mm (2.36 in). Tropical rainforest climates have no pronounced summer or winter; it is typically hot and wet throughout the year and rainfall is both heavy and frequent. One day in an equatorial climate can be very similar to the next, while the change in temperature between day and night may be larger than the average change in temperature between "summer" and "winter".

The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Af". (Tropical Rainforest Climate).

The average temperature for the year in Mabaruma is 79.0°F (26.1°C). The warmest month, on average, is October with an average temperature of 81.0°F (27.2°C). The coolest month on average is January, with an average temperature of 78.0°F (25.6°C).

The highest recorded temperature in Mabaruma is 93.0°F (33.9°C), which was recorded in November. The lowest recorded temperature in Mabaruma is 65.0°F (18.3°C), which was recorded in February.

The average amount of precipitation for the year in Mabaruma is 110.0" (2794 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is June with 13.6" (345.4 mm) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is February with an average of 4.2" (106.7 mm). In terms of liquid precipitation, there are an average of 144.6 days of rain, with the most rain occurring in June with 17.5 days of rain, and the least rain occurring in February with 6.7 days of rain.

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