Hotels at Rosais Hotels at Rosais


General information - Location

Location in country West
Location in EuropeSouth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -28.254,Lat: 38.7173 marker
Elevation198 meter above sea level
Local time11:54:23am
At islandSao-jorge
Name Região Autónoma Dos Açores
Name Ilha de São Jorge
Name Velas
Name Rosais

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Caminho de Cima1.1 km EastSouthEast
2 Ponta1.1 km NorthNorthWest
3 Figueiras2.5 km SouthEast
4 Beira4.6 km SouthSouthEast
5 Velas5.6 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 LisboaPortugal1655 km EastSouthEast
2 Gibraltar   Gibraltar2052 km EastSouthEast
3 Madrid   Spain2100 km EastSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Rosais lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction WestSouthWest).

The nearest vulcano (within 50 km) is the Pico da Esperança (Fissure vent) at a distance of 17.3 km (direction SouthEast). The most nearby international border is the Portugese-Spanish border with a straight distance of 1661.5 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 2326 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 0%, low location: 22%, hill: 77%, The hills are mainly southwestern 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 254 km and direction SouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is São Jorge Airport (at a distance of 9.2 km in SouthSouthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)


Location of Rosais in country Portugal

Rosais at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Landscape of the Pico Island Vineyard CulturePortugal33 km WestSouthWest
2 Central Zone of the Town of Angra do Heroismo in the AzoresPortugal90 km SouthEast
3 Laurisilva of MadeiraPortugal1245 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Ponta dos Rosais - Ilha de S. JorgePT4.4 km NorthNorthWest

Social media - Maps

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Bings mapsBings maps

Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Velas › South

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-08-13 13:43:45
Placename webcam: Velas - Azores - Portugal
Bings maps Velas

Current weather at Rosais

Type of weather in Rosaisfew clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 25 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 4.4 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: West North West
Air pressure: 1020 mb
Humidity: 82 %
Daylength at 13 August 2022:13 hour and 46 minutes
Sunrise :09:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :22:50 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming hours

Rosais - PT (longitude: -28.254, latitude: 38.7173)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZO): 0.01 Kilometers

24 degrees
1020 mbar
few cloudsweericoon
24 degrees
1020 mbar
light rainweericoon
23 degrees
1020 mbar
light rainweericoon
23 degrees
1021 mbar
clear skyweericoon
23 degrees
1020 mbar
light rainweericoon

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