Joao Pessoa is a Brazilian small town in the northeastern coast, between Natal and Recife.
Its land distances are: 75 miles/120 Kms away from Recife; 114 miles/185 away Kms from Natal.
Best time to visit Joao Pessoa
Summer months (November to March) are the best time to visit Joao Pessoa. That’s the high season, and prices may be higher, but it will worth your money.
The average temperatures are moderate all over the year: about 79ºF/26ºC in the summer months and 75ºF/24ºC in the rest of the year. The problem with the winter months – especially March, April, May, June and July - is not the outside temperatures: it’s the rain, which may affect your holidays.
Seawater temperatures will be very pleasant throughout the year: expect seawater temperatures around 82ºF/28ºC.
July, August and September have stronger winds, a factor that attracts many people to the practice of kitesurf and windsurf.
Main local events: Carnival, and Sao Joao festivities (June).If possible, consider a full or a new moon week; it allows spectacular low tide sea-walks.
Travel destination type
Joao Pessoa is a tropical beach destination.
The local airport is Joao Pessoa Airport (JPA), 7 miles/11 km away from the city. The nearby main international airport is Recife (REC).
Beaches and sea sports.
Travel attractions nearby
For luxury accommodation you may want to consider Tropical Tambau Resort.
The local airport is Joao Pessoa Airport (JPA), 7 miles/11 km away from the city. Transfers to Joao Pessoa are by taxi.
The nearby main international airport is Recife (REC). The connection with Recife is made by taxi or buses (every few minutes).
Joao Pessoa is a beach destination, sharing the general features of nearby destinations: Natal, Pipa, Olinda, Porto Galinhas...
For more information about this brazilian coastal region, see:
Recife, Fortaleza, Maceio, Fernando Noronha and around