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General information - Location

Location in country West
Location in EuropeSouth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -28.7189,Lat: 38.5189 marker
Elevation meter above sea level
Local time23:36:00pm
At islandFaial
Name province/regionRegião Autónoma Dos Açores
Name SubregionIlha do Faial
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityHorta
Name Castelo Branco

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Pedregulho2.3 km EastSouthEast
2 Farrobim2.6 km East
3 Lombega2.6 km NorthNorthWest
4 São Pedro3.3 km East
5 Feteira3.7 km EastSouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 LisboaPortugal1697 km EastSouthEast
2 Gibraltar   Gibraltar2091 km EastSouthEast
3 Madrid   Spain2144 km EastSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Carreira lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction SouthWest).

The nearest vulcano (within 50 km) is the Cabeço Gordo (Stratovolcano) at a distance of 9.2 km (direction NorthNorthEast). The most nearby international border is the Portugese-Spanish border with a straight distance of 1705.6 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 2388 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 2%, low location: 42%, hill: 40%, low mountains: 16%, The hills are mainly southwestern 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 283 km and direction SouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Horta Airport (at a distance of 0.3 km in Eastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Carreira in country Portugal

Carreira at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Landscape of the Pico Island Vineyard CulturePortugal15 km EastSouthEast
2 Central Zone of the Town of Angra do Heroismo in the AzoresPortugal130 km EastSouthEast
3 Laurisilva of MadeiraPortugal1270 km SouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Morro de Castelo Branco - Ilha do FaialPT2.1 km NorthWest

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Ribeira Pequena

Type of weather in Ribeira Pequenalight rain weericoon
Current temperature: 23 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 4.63 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: West
Air pressure: 1016 mb
Humidity: 94 %
Daylength at 16 July 2024:14 hour and 35 minutes
Sunrise :08:42 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :23:18 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Ribeira Pequena - PT (longitude: -28.7189, latitude: 38.5189)
Distance weather station to place (direction NW): not known
23 degrees
1016 mbar
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1016 mbar
light rainweericoon
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light rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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