The climate in the Park is tropical super-humid (with 80 to 90% relative humidity), with an annual average that varies from 13º to 23º C (reaching temperatures ranging from 38ºC to 5ºC below zero in the highest parts) and rainfall variation from 1,700 to 3,600 mm, with rainfall concentration in summer (December to March) and dry season in winter (June to August).FAUNA
The Park is home for 462 bird species, 105 mammal species, 102 amphibian species, 81 reptile species, 6 fish species and more over 500 invertebrate’s species. PARNASO protects 120 species of animals threatened with extinction.FLORA
PARNASO protects important remnants of the Atlantic Forest, which presents four distinct vegetation physiognomies, according to altitude: sub-mountain forest, mountain forest, high altitude forests and fields.
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