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Santa Cruz das Flores

Santa Cruz das Flores

General information - Location

Location in country West
Location in EuropeSouth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -31.1305,Lat: 39.4568 marker
Elevation meter above sea level
Local time7:22:57am
At islandFlores
Name Região Autónoma Dos Açores
Name Ilha das Flores
Name Santa Cruz das Flores
Name Santa Cruz das Flores

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Monte1 km NorthNorthWest
2 Boavista1.1 km SouthWest
3 Ribeira dos Barqueiros1.5 km WestSouthWest
4 Fazenda de Santa Cruz2 km NorthNorthWest
5 Lomba6.3 km SouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 LisboaPortugal1896 km EastSouthEast
2 Gibraltar   Gibraltar2302 km EastSouthEast
3 Madrid   Spain2325 km EastSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Santa Cruz das Flores lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction EastSouthEast).

The nearest vulcano (within 50 km) is the Flores Volcano (Stratovolcano) at a distance of 7 km (direction WestSouthWest). The most nearby international border is the Portugese-Spanish border with a straight distance of 1875.1 km in EastSouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 2625 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 1%, low location: 28%, hill: 55%, low mountains: 16%, The hills are mainly eastern 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 520 km and direction SouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Flores Airport (at a distance of 0.2 km in SouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)


Location of Santa Cruz das Flores in country Portugal

Santa Cruz das Flores at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Landscape of the Pico Island Vineyard CulturePortugal253 km SouthEast
2 Central Zone of the Town of Angra do Heroismo in the AzoresPortugal354 km SouthEast
3 Laurisilva of MadeiraPortugal1509 km SouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Costa Nordeste - Ilha das FloresPT0.3 km SouthEast

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: Fazenda de Santa Cruz: Santa Cruz das Flores

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-08-15 09:01:45
Placename webcam: Fazenda de Santa Cruz - Azores - Portugal
Bings maps Fazenda de Santa Cruz

Name webcam: Faja Grande

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-08-15 08:52:24
Placename webcam: Faja Grande - Azores - Portugal
Bings maps Faja Grande

Current weather at Santa Cruz das Flores

Type of weather in Santa Cruz das Floresclear sky weericoon
Current temperature: 24 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 4.55 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: North
Air pressure: 1021 mb
Humidity: 72 %
Daylength at 15 August 2022:13 hour and 44 minutes
Sunrise :09:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :23:01 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming hours

Santa Cruz das Flores - PT (longitude: -31.1305, latitude: 39.4568)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZO): 0 Kilometers

24 degrees
1022 mbar
clear skyweericoon
24 degrees
1023 mbar
clear skyweericoon
24 degrees
1023 mbar
clear skyweericoon
24 degrees
1024 mbar
clear skyweericoon
24 degrees
1025 mbar
light rainweericoon

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