Hotels at Covas Hotels at Covas


General information - Location

Location in country West
Location in EuropeSouth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -28.0107,Lat: 39.0755 marker
Elevation45 meter above sea level
Local time6:30:22am
At islandGraciosa
Name province/regionRegião Autónoma Dos Açores
Name SubregionIlha da Graciosa
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalitySanta Cruz da Graciosa
Name Santa Cruz da Graciosa

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Rebentão0.6 km NorthWest
2 Santa Cruz da Graciosa1.1 km EastNorthEast
3 Caminho da Igreja1.6 km WestSouthWest
4 Dores1.9 km NorthNorthWest
5 Caminho do Pontal2.2 km SouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 LisboaPortugal1632 km EastSouthEast
2 Gibraltar   Gibraltar2033 km EastSouthEast
3 Madrid   Spain2073 km EastSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Covas lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction NorthEast).

The nearest vulcano (within 50 km) is the Graciosa (Stratovolcano) at a distance of 7.3 km (direction South). The most nearby international border is the Portugese-Spanish border with a straight distance of 1631 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 2283 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 258 km and direction SouthSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Graciosa Airport (at a distance of 2.6 km in NorthNorthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Covas in country Portugal

Covas at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Landscape of the Pico Island Vineyard CulturePortugal75 km WestSouthWest
2 Central Zone of the Town of Angra do Heroismo in the AzoresPortugal85 km SouthSouthEast
3 Laurisilva of MadeiraPortugal1248 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Ilhéu da Praia - Ilha GraciosaPT5.1 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 Santa Cruz da Graciosa

Type of weather in Santa Cruz da Graciosabroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 18 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 7.36 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: South West
Air pressure: 1025 mb
Humidity: 82 %
Daylength at 27 May 2024:14 hour and 38 minutes
Sunrise :08:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :23:08 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Santa Cruz da Graciosa - PT (longitude: -28.0107, latitude: 39.0755)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): 0 Kilometers

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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