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General information - Location

Location in country West
Location in EuropeSouth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -28.2086,Lat: 38.6981 marker
Elevation312 meter above sea level
Local time17:47:41pm
At islandSao-jorge
Name province/regionRegião Autónoma Dos Açores
Name SubregionIlha de São Jorge
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityVelas
Name Velas (São Jorge)

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Velas2 km SouthWest
2 Figueiras2.1 km NorthNorthWest
3 Santo Amaro2.9 km SouthSouthEast
4 Caminho de Cima3.7 km NorthNorthWest
5 Queimada4.1 km South

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 LisboaPortugal1651 km EastSouthEast
2 Gibraltar   Gibraltar2048 km EastSouthEast
3 Madrid   Spain2097 km EastSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Beira lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction WestSouthWest).

The nearest vulcano (within 50 km) is the Pico da Esperança (Fissure vent) at a distance of 12.7 km (direction SouthEast). The most nearby international border is the Portugese-Spanish border with a straight distance of 1658.4 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 2322 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 1%, low location: 22%, hill: 66%, low mountains: 11%, The hills are mainly western orientated. The most common land use in the area is .
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport João Paulo II Airport (at a distance of 250 km and direction SouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is São Jorge Airport (at a distance of 4.8 km in Southern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Beira in country Portugal

Beira at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Landscape of the Pico Island Vineyard CulturePortugal34 km West
2 Central Zone of the Town of Angra do Heroismo in the AzoresPortugal86 km EastSouthEast
3 Laurisilva of MadeiraPortugal1241 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Costa NE e Ponta do Topo - Ilha de S. JorgePT6 km SouthEast

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Velas (São Jorge)

Type of weather in Velas (São Jorge)moderate rain weericoon
Current temperature: 20 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 5.26 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: East
Air pressure: 1015 mb
Humidity: 93 %
Daylength at 28 September 2023:11 hour and 56 minutes
Sunrise :09:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :21:41 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Velas (São Jorge) - PT (longitude: -28.2086, latitude: 38.6981)
Distance weather station to place (direction WZW): 0 Kilometers

20 degrees
1015 mbar
light rainweericoon
20 degrees
1014 mbar
light rainweericoon
21 degrees
1012 mbar
light rainweericoon
21 degrees
1012 mbar
light rainweericoon
20 degrees
1013 mbar
light rainweericoon
20 degrees
1013 mbar
light rainweericoon
20 degrees
1013 mbar
light rainweericoon
20 degrees
1012 mbar
moderate rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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