Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member h_raky
N 39° 14.579 W 008° 40.528
29S E 528005 N 4343791
Quick Description: Santarém, Portugal, gave its name to Santarem in Brasil. this is the image of the train station of Santarem, in Portugal
Location: Santarém, Portugal
Date Posted: 12/18/2010 12:40:00 PM
Waymark Code: WMABAA
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 14

Long Description:
Santarem in Portugal

Santarém is a Portuguese city, capital of dstrict of Santarem, with about 28,760 inhabitants.
Since 2002, it is integrated in the statistical region (NUTS II) in subregion of the Alentejo and Statistics (NUTS III) Lezíria Tagus; continues, however, part of the Steering Committee and Regional Development of Lisbon and Tagus Valley, which kept the old name of II with the same name. Still belonged to the old province of Ribatejo (which was the capital and largest town), but now meaningless political-administrative, but constant in the discourse of self-and hetero-identification.

It is also home to a city with 560.2 km ² and 63,630 inhabitants (Escalabitanos) (2008), subdivided into 28 parishes. The municipality is bordered to the north by the municipalities of Porto de Mos, Alcanena and Torres Novas, and the east by Golegã Chamusca, and the southeast by Alpiarça Almeirim, south by Cartaxo, southwest and west of the Azambuja Rio Maior.

Santarem in Brazil

Santarém is a municipality in the state of Pará "Pearl of the Tapajos, was poetically known as the city of Santarem, is located in the microregion of the Middle Amazon, 36m above sea level at the confluence of Amazon and Tapajos rivers. Dista 1369 km from state capital (807 straight away) and occupies an area of 22,887.08 km ², with a population of 276,665.
The climate is hot and humid with average annual temperatures ranging from 25 ° to 28 ° C. Displays average rainfall of 1,920 mm. The highest temperatures occur between the months from June to November and the period of greatest rainfall is from December to May
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