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General information - Location

Location in country Southeast
Location in EuropeSouth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 25.45,Lat: 36.4 marker
Elevation120 meter above sea level
Local time14:11:46pm
At islandSantorini
Name province/regionΑιγαίου
Name SubregionΝοτίου Αιγαίου
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityΘήρας

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Ios39.9 km NorthWest
2 Ios39.9 km NorthWest
3 Iraklia47.8 km North
4 Skhoinousa53.8 km North
5 Karos58.9 km North

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AthinaiGreece231 km NorthWest
2 Skopje   North-macedonia704 km NorthWest
3 София (Sоfiya)   Bulgaria717 km NorthNorthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The Aegean Sea (Mediterranean Sea) is very close with only a distance of around 2 km (direction WestSouthWest).

The nearest vulcano (within 50 km) is the Santorini caldera (Shield volcano) at a distance of 4.9 km (direction West). The most nearby international border is the Turkish-Greek border with a straight distance of 482.6 km in Northern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 676 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 5%, low location: 73%, hill: 22%, low mountains: 0%, The hills are mainly northeastern orientated.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Heraklion International Nikos Kazantzakis Airport (at a distance of 120 km and direction South).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Santorini Airport (at a distance of 2.6 km in Eastern direction).

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Thira in country Greece

Thira at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 DelosGreece111 km NorthNorthWest
2 The Historic Centre (Chorá) with the Monastery of Saint-John the Theologian and the Cave of the Apocalypse on the Island of PátmosGreece142 km NorthEast
3 Pythagoreion and Heraion of SamosGreece198 km NorthNorthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Imerovigli › North: Santorini caldera

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-12-08 13:03:43
Placename webcam: Imerovigli - Aegean - Greece
Bings maps Imerovigli

Name webcam: Thira Municipal Unit › South-East: Oia

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-12-08 12:38:04
Placename webcam: Thira Municipal Unit - Aegean - Greece
Bings maps Thira Municipal Unit

Name webcam: Thira Municipal Unit: Therasia - Santorini - Oia Santorini

Current time

Current weather at Messaria

Type of weather in Messarialight rain weericoon
Current temperature: 11 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 9.26 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: North West
Air pressure: 1010 mb
Humidity: 76 %
Daylength at 8 December 2023:9 hour and 46 minutes
Sunrise :06:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :16:02 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Messaria - GR (longitude: 25.45, latitude: 36.4)
Distance weather station to place (direction NNO): not known
13 degrees
1011 mbar
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1012 mbar
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1011 mbar
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1013 mbar
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1012 mbar
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14 degrees
1014 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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