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El Golfo

El Golfo

General information - Location

Location in country Southwest
Location in EuropeSouth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -18.0189,Lat: 27.7597 marker
Elevation649 meter above sea level
Local time12:05:22pm
At islandEl-hierro
Name province/regionCanarias
Name SubregionSanta Cruz de Tenerife
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityFrontera

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Tigaday0.9 km South
2 Frontera1.2 km SouthEast
3 Los Llanillos2 km West
4 Las Puntas4.5 km NorthEast
5 San Andrés6.4 km East

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 Lisboa   Portugal1433 km NorthEast
2 Gibraltar   Gibraltar1485 km EastNorthEast
3 MadridSpain1885 km EastNorthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

El Golfo lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction NorthNorthWest).

The nearest mountain is Tenerife II with a height of 1416 meter (at a distance of 3.7 km and direction South).The nearest vulcano (within 50 km) is the El Hierro (Shield volcano) at a distance of 3.4 km (direction SouthWest). The most nearby international border is the Portugese-Spanish border with a straight distance of 1408.2 km in EastNorthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 1971 km.
Elevation around place: low location: 21%, hill: 17%, low mountains: 11%, moderate high mountains: 50%, high mountains: 2%, The hills are mainly northern orientated. The most common land use in the area is nature.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Tenerife Sur Airport (at a distance of 146 km and direction East).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is El Hierro Airport (at a distance of 14 km in Eastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   5.5 km2 
 Nature   31.2 km2 
 Agriculture   15.9 km2 
 Viticulture   2.6 km2 
 Urban area   1.2 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of El Golfo in country Spain

El Golfo at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Garajonay National ParkSpain85 km East
2 Teide National ParkSpain145 km East
3 San Cristóbal de La LagunaSpain183 km East

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
El HierroES1.3 km SouthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Frontera

Type of weather in Fronterabroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 16 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 7.72 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: North
Air pressure: 1021 mb
Humidity: 86 %
Daylength at 26 February 2024:11 hour and 30 minutes
Sunrise :08:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :20:10 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Frontera - ES (longitude: -18.0189, latitude: 27.7597)
Distance weather station to place (direction NW): 0.01 Kilometers

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