Evaluating the urban climate of a typically tropical city of northeastern Brazil

@article{Silva2010EvaluatingTU,
  title={Evaluating the urban climate of a typically tropical city of northeastern Brazil},
  author={Vicente de Paulo Rodrigues da Silva and Pedro Vieira de Azevedo and Robson Souto Brito and Jo{\~a}o Hugo Baracuy Cunha Campos},
  journal={Environmental Monitoring and Assessment},
  year={2010},
  volume={161},
  pages={45-59}
}
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