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Elevation: 623 feet     Latitude: 15 38S     Longitude: 056 06W
Köppen Classification: Tropical Savanna Climate



Tropical savanna climates have monthly mean temperature above 18°C (64°F) in every month of the year and typically a pronounced dry season, with the driest month having precipitation less than 60mm (2.36 in) of precipitation. In essence, a tropical savanna climate tends to either see less rainfall than a tropical monsoon climate or have more pronounced dry seasons than a tropical monsoon climate. Tropical savanna climates are most commonly found in Africa, Asia and South America. The climate is also prevalent in sections of Central America, northern Australia and North America, specifically in sections of Mexico and the state of Florida in the United States.

The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Aw". (Tropical Savanna Climate).

The average temperature for the year in Cuiaba is 80.0°F (26.7°C). The warmest month, on average, is February with an average temperature of 82.0°F (27.8°C). The coolest month on average is June, with an average temperature of 75.0°F (23.9°C).

The highest recorded temperature in Cuiaba is 111.0°F (43.9°C), which was recorded in December. The lowest recorded temperature in Cuiaba is 43.0°F (6.1°C), which was recorded in July.

The average amount of precipitation for the year in Cuiaba is 55.9" (1419.9 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is January with 10.0" (254 mm) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is July with an average of 0.3" (7.6 mm). In terms of liquid precipitation, there are an average of 79.6 days of rain, with the most rain occurring in January with 12.7 days of rain, and the least rain occurring in July with 0.8 days of rain.

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