Brazil Shark attacks

112 attacks recorded (35 fatal)
Brazil shark attacks
Date Region Location Fatal?
Jul 10th 2002 Pernambuco Piedade Beach, Recife N
May 10th 2002 Pernambuco Pina, Recife N
Mar 24th 2002 Pernambuco Boa Viagem Beach, Recife Y
Jan 3rd 2002 Pernambuco Candeias Y
Rio Grande de Norte Praia de Camapum, Macau N
Mar 8th 2001 Bahia Nova Vicosa N
Mar 3rd 2001 Pernambuco Boa Viagem Beach, Recife Y
Dec 26th 1999 Pernambuco Boa Viagem Beach, Recife N
Dec 6th 1999 Rio de Janeiro (State) Rio de Janeiro, Guanabara Bay N
Nov 6th 1999 Rio de Janeiro (State) Rio de Janeiro, Guanabara Bay N
May 1st 1999 Pernambuco Boa Viagem Beach, Recife N
Mar 18th 1999 Atol das Rochas N
Nov 2nd 1998 Pernambuco Boa Viagem Beach, Recife Y
Oct 4th 1998 Pernambuco Boa Viagem Beach, Recife N
Jul 26th 1998 Pernambuco Boa Viagem, Recife N
Apr 1st 1998 Pernambuco Boa Viagem, Recife Y
Sep 16th 1997 Pernambuco Boa Viagem, Recife Y
Jul 17th 1997 Pernambuco Boa Viagem, Recife N
Jul 2nd 1997 Pernambuco Paiva N
Jun 9th 1997 Rio de Janeiro (State) Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro N
Apr 20th 1997 Rio de Janeiro (State) Manguinhos, Ilha Feia, B N
Oct 28th 1996 Pernambuco Barra de Jangada N
Oct 28th 1996 Pernambuco Barra de Jangada N
Oct 1st 1996 Pernambuco N
Apr 7th 1996 Pernambuco Boa Viagem, Recife Y
Aug 27th 1995 Pernambuco Boa Viagem, Recife N
Jul 7th 1995 Pernambuco Candeias Y
Mar 5th 1995 Maranh Praia do Olho D' Y
Jan 2nd 1995 Pernambuco Piedade N
Dec 13th 1994 Pernambuco Piedade N
Dec 11th 1994 Pernambuco Paiva N
Dec 1st 1994 Pernambuco Paiva Y
Oct 18th 1994 Pernambuco Piedade N
Oct 17th 1994 Pernambuco Piedade N
Jul 24th 1994 Pernambuco Boa Viagem, Recife N
Jul 9th 1994 Pernambuco Boa Viagem, Recife Y
Jul 8th 1994 Pernambuco Boa Viagem, Recife N
Mar 1st 1994 Pernambuco Boa Viagem, Recife N
Feb 1st 1994 Pernambuco Piedade N
Jan 31st 1994 Pernambuco Piedade N
Jun 30th 1993 Pernambuco Boa Viagem, Recife Y
Mar 27th 1993 Pernambuco Paiva N
Jan 23rd 1993 Pernambuco Piedade N
Oct 11th 1992 Maranh Praia de S N
Sep 18th 1992 Pernambuco Boa Viagem, Recife N
Sep 10th 1992 Pernambuco Boa Viagem, Recife Y
Jul 8th 1992 Maranh Praia da Marcela, S N
Jul 8th 1992 Maranh Praia da Marcela, S N
Jun 28th 1992 Pernambuco Piedade Y
Apr 24th 1991 Pernambuco Praia de Pau Amarelo, Recife N
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Attacks by region

Attacks by location

  • Boa Viagem, Recife (14)
  • Piedade (13)
  • Boa Viagem Beach, Recife (10)
  • Piedade Beach, Recife (6)
  • Paiva (4)
  • Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janiero (4)
  • Piedade, Recife (4)
  • Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro (2)
  • Cabo Frio (2)
  • Punta Del Chifre Beach, Olinda (2)

Attacks by month

  • January (10)
  • February (8)
  • March (13)
  • April (13)
  • May (8)
  • June (12)
  • July (13)
  • August (4)
  • September (8)
  • October (10)
  • November (4)
  • December (8)