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General information - Location

Location in country West
Location in EuropeSouth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -28.6405,Lat: 38.6073 marker
Elevation131 meter above sea level
Local time17:09:47pm
At islandFaial
Name province/regionRegião Autónoma Dos Açores
Name SubregionIlha do Faial
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityHorta
Name Ribeirinha

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Ribeirinha2.5 km SouthSouthEast
2 Salão2.7 km NorthNorthWest
3 Pedro Miguel2.8 km WestSouthWest
4 Chã da Cruz3.6 km SouthSouthEast
5 Chão Frio4.9 km SouthSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 LisboaPortugal1689 km EastSouthEast
2 Gibraltar   Gibraltar2085 km EastSouthEast
3 Madrid   Spain2135 km EastSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Espalhafatos lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction NorthEast).

The nearest vulcano (within 50 km) is the Cabeço Gordo (Stratovolcano) at a distance of 7.7 km (direction WestNorthWest). The most nearby international border is the Portugese-Spanish border with a straight distance of 1696.4 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 2375 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 0%, low location: 29%, hill: 58%, low mountains: 13%, 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 280 km and direction SouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Horta Airport (at a distance of 11 km in WestSouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Espalhafatos in country Portugal

Espalhafatos at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Landscape of the Pico Island Vineyard CulturePortugal14 km SouthSouthEast
2 Central Zone of the Town of Angra do Heroismo in the AzoresPortugal123 km EastSouthEast
3 Laurisilva of MadeiraPortugal1269 km SouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Caldeira e Capelinhos - Ilha do FaialPT4.8 km West

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Horta Municipality

Type of weather in Horta Municipalitymoderate rain weericoon
Current temperature: 21 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 1.54 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 2)
Wind direction: South South East
Air pressure: 1014 mb
Humidity: 83 %
Daylength at 28 September 2023:11 hour and 56 minutes
Sunrise :09:47 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :21:43 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Horta Municipality - PT (longitude: -28.6405, latitude: 38.6073)
Distance weather station to place (direction NW): not known
20 degrees
1014 mbar
moderate rainweericoon
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1014 mbar
light rainweericoon
21 degrees
1013 mbar
light rainweericoon
21 degrees
1012 mbar
light rainweericoon
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1013 mbar
light rainweericoon
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1013 mbar
moderate rainweericoon
20 degrees
1012 mbar
moderate rainweericoon
20 degrees
1012 mbar
moderate rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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