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Santa Bárbara

Santa Bárbara

General information - Location

Location in country West
Location in EuropeSouth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -28.6434,Lat: 38.5331 marker
Elevation7 meter above sea level
Local time19:43:24pm
At islandFaial
Name province/regionRegião Autónoma Dos Açores
Name SubregionIlha do Faial
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityHorta
Name Horta (Angústias)

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Pasteleiro0.6 km SouthSouthWest
2 Horta0.9 km SouthEast
3 Courelas1.3 km NorthWest
4 Santo Amaro1.5 km NorthEast
5 Lajinha1.5 km West

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 LisboaPortugal1690 km EastSouthEast
2 Gibraltar   Gibraltar2085 km EastSouthEast
3 Madrid   Spain2137 km EastSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Santa Bárbara lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction SouthSouthWest).

The nearest vulcano (within 50 km) is the Cabeço Gordo (Stratovolcano) at a distance of 10.9 km (direction NorthNorthWest). The most nearby international border is the Portugese-Spanish border with a straight distance of 1699 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 2379 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 3%, low location: 62%, hill: 34%, low mountains: 1%, The hills are mainly southern orientated. The surroundings of the place is lightly urbanised. 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 277 km and direction SouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Horta Airport (at a distance of 6.4 km in WestNorthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Santa Bárbara in country Portugal

Santa Bárbara at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Landscape of the Pico Island Vineyard CulturePortugal9.3 km SouthEast
2 Central Zone of the Town of Angra do Heroismo in the AzoresPortugal123 km EastSouthEast
3 Laurisilva of MadeiraPortugal1265 km SouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Monte da Guia - Ilha do FaialPT0.9 km South

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Arrife

Type of weather in Arrifebroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 15 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 7.2 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: West
Air pressure: 1030 mb
Humidity: 69 %
Daylength at 2 March 2024:11 hour and 24 minutes
Sunrise :09:24 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :20:48 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Horta (Angústias) - PT (longitude: -28.6434, latitude: 38.5331)
Distance weather station to place (direction NW): 0 Kilometers

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1029 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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