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General information - Location

Location in country West
Location in EuropeSouth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -28.1838,Lat: 38.6682 marker
Elevation204 meter above sea level
Local time0:23:06am
At islandSao-jorge
Name province/regionRegião Autónoma Dos Açores
Name SubregionIlha de São Jorge
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityVelas
Name Santo Amaro

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Santo Amaro1.3 km NorthNorthEast
2 Fajã de Santo Amaro1.9 km SouthEast
3 Velas3 km NorthNorthWest
4 Ribeira do Nabo3.1 km SouthEast
5 Beira4.1 km North

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 LisboaPortugal1650 km EastSouthEast
2 Gibraltar   Gibraltar2046 km EastSouthEast
3 Madrid   Spain2096 km EastSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Queimada lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction WestSouthWest).

The nearest vulcano (within 50 km) is the Pico da Esperança (Fissure vent) at a distance of 9.3 km (direction SouthEast). The most nearby international border is the Portugese-Spanish border with a straight distance of 1657.4 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 2320 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 1%, low location: 24%, hill: 47%, low mountains: 27%, moderate high mountains: 2%, The hills are mainly western 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 246 km and direction SouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is São Jorge Airport (at a distance of 0.8 km in SouthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Queimada in country Portugal

Queimada at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Landscape of the Pico Island Vineyard CulturePortugal34 km West
2 Central Zone of the Town of Angra do Heroismo in the AzoresPortugal84 km EastSouthEast
3 Laurisilva of MadeiraPortugal1237 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Costa NE e Ponta do Topo - Ilha de S. JorgePT3.7 km East

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Velas Municipality

Type of weather in Velas Municipalityovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 16 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 11.79 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 6)
Wind direction: EastcNorth East
Air pressure: 1022 mb
Humidity: 86 %
Daylength at 15 April 2024:13 hour and 13 minutes
Sunrise :09:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :22:29 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Velas Municipality - PT (longitude: -28.1838, latitude: 38.6682)
Distance weather station to place (direction NW): not known
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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