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Santo António

Santo António

General information - Location

Location in country West
Location in EuropeSouth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -28.0992,Lat: 38.6808 marker
Elevation298 meter above sea level
Local time0:02:10am
At islandSao-jorge
Name province/regionRegião Autónoma Dos Açores
Name SubregionIlha de São Jorge
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityVelas
Name Norte Grande (Neves)

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Norte Grande3.8 km SouthEast
2 Urzelina (S Mateus)4.5 km WestSouthWest
3 Ribeira do Nabo4.7 km West
4 Terreiros4.9 km SouthWest
5 Manadas5.4 km SouthSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 LisboaPortugal1642 km EastSouthEast
2 Gibraltar   Gibraltar2038 km EastSouthEast
3 Madrid   Spain2088 km EastSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Santo António lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction NorthEast).

The nearest vulcano (within 50 km) is the Pico da Esperança (Fissure vent) at a distance of 3.9 km (direction South). The most nearby international border is the Portugese-Spanish border with a straight distance of 1650.1 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 2310 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 1%, low location: 13%, hill: 28%, low mountains: 45%, moderate high mountains: 12%, The hills are mainly northeastern 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 240 km and direction SouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is São Jorge Airport (at a distance of 6.7 km in WestNorthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Santo António in country Portugal

Santo António at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Landscape of the Pico Island Vineyard CulturePortugal41 km West
2 Central Zone of the Town of Angra do Heroismo in the AzoresPortugal76 km EastSouthEast
3 Laurisilva of MadeiraPortugal1231 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Costa NE e Ponta do Topo - Ilha de S. JorgePT1.4 km SouthWest

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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: 13 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 11.92 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 :22:28 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Velas Municipality - PT (longitude: -28.0992, latitude: 38.6808)
Distance weather station to place (direction NW): not known
13 degrees
1021 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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