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Caminho do Pontal

Caminho do Pontal

General information - Location

Location in country West
Location in EuropeSouth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -28.0155,Lat: 39.0555 marker
Elevation196 meter above sea level
Local time18:56:54pm
At islandGraciosa
Name province/regionRegião Autónoma Dos Açores
Name SubregionIlha da Graciosa
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalitySanta Cruz da Graciosa
Name Guadalupe

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Caminho da Igreja1.2 km North
2 Covas2.2 km NorthEast
3 Rebentão2.4 km NorthNorthEast
4 Ribeirinha2.5 km WestNorthWest
5 Lagoa3.1 km EastSouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 LisboaPortugal1633 km EastSouthEast
2 Gibraltar   Gibraltar2033 km EastSouthEast
3 Madrid   Spain2073 km EastSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The Atlantic Ocean is very close with only a distance of around 3 km (direction East).

The nearest vulcano (within 50 km) is the Graciosa (Stratovolcano) at a distance of 5.8 km (direction SouthSouthEast). The most nearby international border is the Portugese-Spanish border with a straight distance of 1632 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 2285 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 2%, low location: 77%, hill: 21%, The hills are mainly northeastern 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 257 km and direction SouthSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Graciosa Airport (at a distance of 4.4 km in Northern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Caminho do Pontal in country Portugal

Caminho do Pontal at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Landscape of the Pico Island Vineyard CulturePortugal73 km WestSouthWest
2 Central Zone of the Town of Angra do Heroismo in the AzoresPortugal84 km SouthSouthEast
3 Laurisilva of MadeiraPortugal1247 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Ponta Branca - Ilha GraciosaPT3.1 km WestSouthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Santa Cruz da Graciosa Municipality

Type of weather in Santa Cruz da Graciosa Municipalityovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 14 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 8.25 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: West
Air pressure: 1030 mb
Humidity: 70 %
Daylength at 2 March 2024:11 hour and 23 minutes
Sunrise :09:22 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :20:45 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Santa Cruz da Graciosa Municipality - PT (longitude: -28.0155, latitude: 39.0555)
Distance weather station to place (direction NW): not known
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1027 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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