Florianópolis is located in the southern part of Brazil, and it is the capital of the state of Santa Catarina, and is among the Brazilian cities with the highest Human Development Index (HDI). Worldwide known for its natural beauty, Florianópolis is modern and cosmopolitan, but at the same time charming and rustic. Apart from attending the CIPOA, visitors can explore the city and its surroundings, including the famous beaches, historical sites, and natural attractions.
The average temperature in Florianopolis in October for a typical day ranges from a high of 73°F (23°C) to a low of 64°F (18°C). Some would describe it as mildly cool with a gentle breeze.