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For a detailed description of this island, see our info-island-page:Graciosa

Physical characteristics - Location

Coordinates: long: -28.01021 lat : 39.05220
Coordinates (gr,min,sec): WGS84long: -28°0'36.7416 lat : 39°0'1.8792
Surface area: 60.7 km2 (0.16 x Isle of Wight)
Length coastline: 41.6 km
Average height: 126 metre
Length island: 12.5 km
Maximum width island (estimate): 8.5 km
Name : Caldeira São Mateus da Praia (402 metre)
Orientation island: Northwest - Southeast

Demographic data island

Habited: Yes
Number of inhabitants: 4393
Population density: 71.80 inh/km2
Important places (direction): Praia Da Graciosa (O)

Naming - Location

Local native name: Graciosa
Archipelago (island group): Azores
Neighboring islands
(Island hopping):
1) São Jorge 36.2 km SouthSouthWest
2) Terceira 56.6 km EastSouthEast
3) Pico 59.7 km SouthSouthWest
4) Faial 68.2 km SouthWest
5) São Miguel 223 km EastSouthEast
6) Ilhéu de Vila Franca 262.5 km EastSouthEast
7) Flores 266.9 km West
8) Corvo 268.6 km WestNorthWest
9) Santa Maria 330.3 km SouthEast
10) Madeira 1183 km EastSouthEast
11) Ilhas Desertas 1251.4 km EastSouthEast
12) Ilhas Desertas 1253.1 km EastSouthEast
13) Ilhas Desertas 1264.2 km EastSouthEast
14) La Palma 1456.7 km SouthEast
15) El Hierro 1543.3 km SouthEast
16) La Gomera 1550.2 km SouthEast
17) Tenerife 1560.2 km SouthEast
18) Isla de Salvora 1640.1 km EastNorthEast
19) Isla de Ons 1644.4 km EastNorthEast
20) Islas Cies 1645.2 km EastNorthEast
21) Isla de San Martiño o del Sur 1645.3 km EastNorthEast
22) Gran Canaria 1651.7 km SouthEast
23) Isla de Arosa 1651.8 km EastNorthEast
24) Isla de La Toja 1653.8 km EastNorthEast
25) Isla Cortegada 1660.7 km EastNorthEast
Country: Portugal
Location in Country: West-northwest
Name Região Autónoma: Autonomous Region Azores
Name Concelho: municipality Santa Cruz da Graciosa
Main place: Santa Cruz da Graciosa
Places portal2europe
(sister website):
Bom Jesus (North)
Caminho da Igreja (NorthNorthWest)
Caminho do Pontal (Central)
Covas (NorthNorthEast)
Dores (North)
Fonte do Mato (SouthEast)
Lagoa (EastSouthEast)
Luz (South)
Praia (EastSouthEast)
Rebentao (NorthNorthEast)
Ribeirinha (WestNorthWest)
Santa Cruz da Graciosa (NorthEast)
Vitoria (NorthNorthWest)

Location Main place: North-northeast
Sea: Atlantic Ocean
Distance to main land: 1593 km
Nearest Country: Portugal
Type Rock outcrop: vulcanic
island-Type: island in sea

Topographic islandmap Graciosa

Graciosa map

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Map Graciosa

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Height map of Graciosa

Graciosa Digital terrain model - DTM

Relief: Height Classes in percentages

Relief: Slope Classes in percentages

Weather at Graciosa

The weather type in Santa Cruz da Graciosa Municipalityscattered cloudsweericoon
Current temperature: 18 degrees Celcius
Precipitation last 3 hours: No precipitation
Wind: 7.68 meter per second (Wind force - bft 4)
Winddirection: West-southwest
Atmospheric pressure: 1010 mb
Humidity: 94 %
Daylength at 24 May 2024:14 hour and 32 minutes
Sunrise: 08:32 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset: 23:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Weather-page: Graciosa

The weather for the next few hours

Santa Cruz da Graciosa Municipality - PT (longitude: -28.0102, latitude: 39.0522)
Distance weather station to the center island (direction NW): not known
18 degrees Celcius
1010 mbar
scattered cloudsweericoon
18 degrees Celcius
1011 mbar
light rainweericoon
18 degrees Celcius
1013 mbar
broken cloudsweericoon
18 degrees Celcius
1014 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
18 degrees Celcius
1015 mbar
light rainweericoon

Climate: Temperature and Precipitation

Transport on your island-holiday

Directly accessible from Western Europe (The Netherlands) by plane: No
International airport present : No
Accessible by car: No
Distance from Western Europe (The Netherlands) (rough estimate): 3756 km
Ferry connection - Car - Car - with mainland: No
Boat Connection - pedestrian - with mainland: No
Bicycle facilities: No

island-Sights, island-Tourism - island-attractions

Wikipedia Graciosa ?> Wikipedia: Wikipedia Graciosa
Tourist information: Info Graciosa
Youtube: Youtube Graciosa

island accommodation: Hotel ,Holiday Home, Camping

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