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Though beset by heavy rain and chilly temperatures that forced last-minute venue changes and compelled many to wear winter clothes, the weather did nothing to dampen participants' enthusiasm for Pope Francis.

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  1. 23.5 degree axial tilt

    “Though beset by heavy rain and chilly temperatures that forced last-minute venue changes and compelled many to wear winter clothes”

    It is winter in Brazil, no?

    • Yes, it’s winter in Brazil. The northern hemisphere has summer, while we now are in the middle of winter – June, July and August. Incidentally it has been snowing in Rio Grande do Sul

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