Crime rate in Recife is quite high so it is better to follow a few security tips whilst travelling. Major crime incidents like assault, robbery, theft and burglary is a big threat for tourist in this city. It is advisable to be alert from pickpockets and bag snatchers, so it is better to keep an eye on the surroundings and be sure to take the following precautions.
Recife falls under a tropical climate zone, which experiences warm and hot temperatures all year round. Even during the winter season, there is bright and clear sunlight that never allows temperatures to drop below 70F. Though, to avoid heat strokes and intense sun light, winter will be the best time to visit. Along with the sunlight, rainfall is expected that may last for a few days, as well as experiencing a cool breeze from the Atlantic Ocean. This city is situated near to equator and therefore it experiences very high temperatures and humidity during the summer season.
Best time to visit: June to February.
|Fire||190 / 193|
|Ambulance||190 / 192|
|Civil Police||08000-813400 (24 hrs)|
|Tourist Police||081 3322-4867/4932 (24 hrs)|
|Hospital Alfa Recife||081 2129-3011 (24 hrs)|
|Hospital Santa Joana||081 3216-6666|
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