Passo Fundo - RS is a city in the north of the southern Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Sul. It is named after its river. It's the twelfth largest city in the state with an estimated population of 188,302 inhabitants living in a total municipal area of 780 km<sup>2</sup>.
The following highways leave Passo Fundo:
BR 285: east to west
BR 153: north to south
RS 324: northwest to southeast
RS 135: northeast
The town is served by Lauro Kurtz Airport located on BR-285, - São JoséDaily flights from Passo Fundo:
With Oceanair - São Paulo-Guarulhos
With NHT - Porto Alegre, Santo Ângelo, Pelotas, Rio Grande, Sant´Ana do Livramento/Riveira, Santa Maria, Florianópolis, Curitiba, Santa Rosa, Erechim, Caçador, and Joaçaba.
Distances to cities in the state
Distances from Passo Fundo to:
Porto Alegre: 280 km.
Pelotas: 561 km.
Bagé: 541 km.
Uruguaiana: 562 km.
Caxias do Sul: 207 km.
Santana do Livramento: 591 km.
Santa Maria: 293 km.
Lying near latitude 28° at an elevation of 690 Passo Fundo has a humid subtropical climate. The annual mean temperature is 17°C with highs of 28.3°C in January and 18.1°C in July and lows of 17.5°C in January and 8°C in July. Winters can be slightly cool with temperatures below 0°C, frequent frosts and occasional snowfalls. Rainfall is spread out... Read More