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Santo Amaro

Santo Amaro

General information - Location

Location in country West
Location in EuropeSouth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -28.6367,Lat: 38.5457 marker
Elevation10 meter above sea level
Local time16:37:12pm
At islandFaial
Name province/regionRegião Autónoma Dos Açores
Name SubregionIlha do Faial
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityHorta
Name Horta (Conceição)

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Volta0.8 km NorthEast
2 Lomba1 km East
3 Flamengos1.3 km NorthWest
4 Santa Bárbara1.5 km SouthWest
5 Horta1.8 km SouthSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 LisboaPortugal1689 km EastSouthEast
2 Gibraltar   Gibraltar2084 km EastSouthEast
3 Madrid   Spain2136 km EastSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Santo Amaro lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction SouthSouthEast).

The nearest vulcano (within 50 km) is the Cabeço Gordo (Stratovolcano) at a distance of 10.4 km (direction NorthNorthWest). The most nearby international border is the Portugese-Spanish border with a straight distance of 1698 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 2377 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 3%, low location: 55%, hill: 40%, low mountains: 2%, 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 7.3 km in Western direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Santo Amaro in country Portugal

Santo Amaro at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Landscape of the Pico Island Vineyard CulturePortugal9.2 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 FaialPT2.2 km SouthSouthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Matriz

Type of weather in Matrizscattered clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 25 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 5.14 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: West South West
Air pressure: 1015 mb
Humidity: 90 %
Daylength at 15 July 2024:14 hour and 36 minutes
Sunrise :08:42 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :23:18 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Matriz - PT (longitude: -28.6367, latitude: 38.5457)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): 0 Kilometers

24 degrees
1015 mbar
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1016 mbar
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1016 mbar
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1017 mbar
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1018 mbar
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22 degrees
1017 mbar
broken cloudsweericoon
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1016 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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