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Chão Frio

Chão Frio

General information - Location

Location in country West
Location in EuropeSouth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -28.6336,Lat: 38.564 marker
Elevation86 meter above sea level
Local time23:57:58pm
At islandFaial
Name province/regionRegião Autónoma Dos Açores
Name SubregionIlha do Faial
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityHorta
Name Praia do Almoxarife

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Volta1.3 km SouthSouthWest
2 Praia1.6 km SouthSouthEast
3 Lomba1.6 km South
4 Santo Amaro2.1 km SouthWest
5 Flamengos2.1 km WestSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 LisboaPortugal1689 km EastSouthEast
2 Gibraltar   Gibraltar2084 km EastSouthEast
3 Madrid   Spain2136 km EastSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The Atlantic Ocean is very close with only a distance of around 2 km (direction SouthEast).

The nearest vulcano (within 50 km) is the Cabeço Gordo (Stratovolcano) at a distance of 9.5 km (direction NorthWest). The most nearby international border is the Portugese-Spanish border with a straight distance of 1697.2 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 2376 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 2%, low location: 46%, hill: 46%, low mountains: 6%, The hills are mainly southern orientated. The surroundings of the place have a rural character (very sparsely urbanised). 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 278 km and direction SouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Horta Airport (at a distance of 8.4 km in Western direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Chão Frio in country Portugal

Chão Frio at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Landscape of the Pico Island Vineyard CulturePortugal10 km SouthSouthEast
2 Central Zone of the Town of Angra do Heroismo in the AzoresPortugal122 km EastSouthEast
3 Laurisilva of MadeiraPortugal1266 km SouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Monte da Guia - Ilha do FaialPT4.1 km SouthSouthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Matriz

Type of weather in Matrizovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 18 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 4.47 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: North East
Air pressure: 1025 mb
Humidity: 76 %
Daylength at 18 June 2024:14 hour and 51 minutes
Sunrise :08:29 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :23:21 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Matriz - PT (longitude: -28.6336, latitude: 38.564)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): 0 Kilometers

18 degrees
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18 degrees
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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