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General information - Location

CountryPortugal
Location in country West
Location in EuropeSouth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -27.9728,Lat: 39.0525 marker
Elevation44 meter above sea level
Local time19:51:30pm
At islandGraciosa
Name province/regionRegião Autónoma Dos Açores
Name SubregionIlha da Graciosa
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalitySanta Cruz da Graciosa
Name São Mateus

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Lagoa0.9 km NorthNorthWest
2 Fonte do Mato1.1 km WestSouthWest
3 Luz3.4 km WestSouthWest
4 Caminho do Pontal3.7 km NorthWest
5 Covas4.3 km NorthNorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 LisboaPortugal1629 km EastSouthEast
2 Gibraltar   Gibraltar2029 km EastSouthEast
3 Madrid   Spain2070 km EastSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Praia lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction SouthEast).

The nearest vulcano (within 50 km) is the Graciosa (Stratovolcano) at a distance of 3.7 km (direction SouthSouthWest). The most nearby international border is the Portugese-Spanish border with a straight distance of 1628.6 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 2280 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 3%, low location: 71%, hill: 26%, 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 253 km and direction SouthSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Graciosa Airport (at a distance of 6.8 km in NorthNorthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)


Climate - Temperature and Precipitation


Location of Praia in country Portugal


Praia 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 AzoresPortugal81 km SouthSouthEast
3 Laurisilva of MadeiraPortugal1244 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Ilhéu da Praia - Ilha GraciosaPT1.4 km East

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)


Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)




Current weather at Lagoa

Type of weather in Lagoaovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 15 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 8.44 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: West
Air pressure: 1030 mb
Humidity: 71 %
Daylength at 2 March 2024:11 hour and 23 minutes
Sunrise :09:22 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :20:45 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Lagoa - PT (longitude: -27.9728, latitude: 39.0525)
Distance weather station to place (direction W): 0 Kilometers

22:00
15 degrees
1030 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
1:00
16 degrees
1029 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
4:00
16 degrees
1025 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
7:00
16 degrees
1025 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
10:00
14 degrees
1027 mbar
light rainweericoon
13:00
13 degrees
1026 mbar
light rainweericoon
16:00
12 degrees
1027 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
19:00
12 degrees
1029 mbar
light rainweericoon










5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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