3rd to 4th December 1768
Rio de Janeiro
First part, moderate breezes at South-East; remainder, fresh Gales at South with Rain. At 1 p.m. Anchored in 18 fathoms Water in the Great Road. The day after, fore and Middle parts fresh Gales at South-South-East with heavy rain; Latter, Variable Light Airs and fair weather. Hoisted in the Long-boat and secured her.
Joseph Banks Journal
We remaind without any Sea breeze.
Posted by Arborfield at 16:18