© Shutterstock/Leandro de Jesus Belinato Diving in Brazil Brazil has more than 7,000 km (4350 miles) of shoreline, all in the Atlantic Ocean, giving the locals and tourists a magnificent view. Great landscapes and nature await you with many friendly, multiculturally diverse people. Remember that Brazil is a subtropical country with hot summers and warm winters, so make sure you come prepared. The most important cities are located in the Southeast; however, the best diving destinations are located in the Northeast, where you will find better visibility and temperature. Brazil is located in South America and has one of the most extensive coast on the planet, with over 7,000 km (4350 miles) of shoreline, all of it on the Atlantic Ocean. The two main regions for diving in Brazil are the Northeast and the Southeast. Visibility in the South and Southeast regions may vary, from really low to up to 30 meters (98 feet) with an average of 5 to 10 meters (16 to 33 feet) deep, regardless of the seasons. Temperature can also vary, ranging from 18ºC to 27ºC (64º F to 81º F), with an average temperature of 20ºC (68º F). Brazil has something to offer for every level of diver. You will find a lot of volcanic islands, underwater caves, shipwrecks, and a beautiful, colorful, and diverse marine life. Featured Training Centers Instructor Training CenterXDIVERS CENTRO DE MERGULHOInstructor Training CenterCORAL DE FOGOInstructor Training CenterAMIGOS DO JOEInstructor Training CenterCAPTAIN DIVEInstructor Training CenterCNM DIVEDiamond CenterMAR A MAR MERGULHO This data is provided from the logbook information in the MySSI app Featured places to go in Brazil © iStock/FerreiraSilvaRecifeRivers, bridges, beaches, and islets make up Recife also called the “the Venice of Brazil“.Learn more © iStock/Reuber DuarteFernando de NoronhaFernando de Noronha has increasing popularity among divers because of its great sea conditions, clear and warm waters, shallow lagoons and tidal pools.Learn more © Shutterstock/vitormarigoRegiao dos LagosOne of the preferred regions for divers is the “Região dos Lagos, located in the state of Rio de Janeiro.Learn more © Shutterstock/Ernanni BronzattoCosta VerdeOne of the most important regions for divers in Brazil is Ilha Grande Bay is also known as Costa Verde.Learn more © iStock/wsfurlanSao Paulo SeasideEnjoy the many private beaches of Sao Paulo or one of the many public beaches, or spend the day doing some water sports like surfing, kayaking or scuba divingLearn more © Shutterstock/marchello74Rio de Janeiro cityThe oceanic islands of Rio de Janeiro are the perfect location for divers to observe and photograph many different species of fish.Learn more © Shutterstock/mgonzagaphotoReservado ArvoredoDive into the waters of the Arvoredo Archipelago to find a great variety of marine life and marine animals.Learn more © Shutterstock/Leonardo MerconAbrolhos ArchipelagoAbrolhos is filled with a wide array of coral reef fish species, as well as many passages and at least three famous shipwrecks.Learn more © Shutterstock/SergioRochaSalvadorThe city of Salvador is a paradise for wreck diving and one of Brazil’s best kept secrets.Learn more Dive Sites in Brazil Travel Information for Brazil Power Plug Type C, NAirports GIG, CGH, GRUCurrency BRLLanguage brElectricity 127 V / 22 / 60 HzTimezone UTC-05:00 - UTC-03:00 Discover the wonders of the deep with SSI's blog Join us on an exciting journey of discovery and learn more about exhilarating diving adventures, dedicated conservation initiatives, and innovative educational opportunities that will help you illuminate the extraordinary beauty of the underwater world. Let's explore the underwater world together and delve into the hidden wonders beneath the gentle waves.