Hotels at Courelas Hotels at Courelas


General information - Location

Location in country West
Location in EuropeSouth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -28.6575,Lat: 38.535 marker
Elevation16 meter above sea level
Local time23:55:33pm
At islandFaial
Name province/regionRegião Autónoma Dos Açores
Name SubregionIlha do Faial
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityHorta
Name Feteira

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Lajinha1 km SouthSouthWest
2 Portela1.1 km NorthWest
3 Algar1.2 km West
4 Santa Bárbara1.3 km SouthEast
5 Granja1.5 km WestNorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 LisboaPortugal1691 km EastSouthEast
2 Gibraltar   Gibraltar2086 km EastSouthEast
3 Madrid   Spain2138 km EastSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Courelas lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction SouthSouthWest).

The nearest vulcano (within 50 km) is the Cabeço Gordo (Stratovolcano) at a distance of 9.9 km (direction NorthNorthWest). The most nearby international border is the Portugese-Spanish border with a straight distance of 1700.1 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 2380 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 3%, low location: 53%, hill: 37%, low mountains: 8%, 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 5.2 km in Western direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Courelas in country Portugal

Courelas at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Landscape of the Pico Island Vineyard CulturePortugal11 km SouthEast
2 Central Zone of the Town of Angra do Heroismo in the AzoresPortugal124 km EastSouthEast
3 Laurisilva of MadeiraPortugal1266 km SouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Monte da Guia - Ilha do FaialPT1.2 km SouthSouthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Arrife

Type of weather in Arrifeovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 19 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 4.02 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: North North East
Air pressure: 1025 mb
Humidity: 76 %
Daylength at 18 June 2024:14 hour and 51 minutes
Sunrise :08:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :23:21 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Arrife - PT (longitude: -28.6575, latitude: 38.535)
Distance weather station to place (direction WNW): 0.01 Kilometers

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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