Novo Hamburgo

Novo Hamburgo

Novo Hamburgo (Portuguese for New Hamburg; German: Neues Hamburg) is a municipality in the southernmost Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Sul, located in the Metropolitan area of Porto Alegre, the State Capital. As of 2010, its population was 237,044.[1] The city covers an area of 217 square kilometers, and the average temperature is 19 °C, which is mild for the region. The Sinos River (Rio dos Sinos) runs through the urban area.

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