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

Physical characteristics - Location

Coordinates: long: -25.48145 lat : 37.79635
Coordinates (gr,min,sec): WGS84long: -25°28'5.3202 lat : 37°47'46.8528
Surface area: 744.7 km2 (1.961 x Isle of Wight)
Length coastline: 205.2 km
Average height: 335 metre
Length island: 63.5 km
Maximum width island (estimate): 15.6 km
Name : Pico da Vara (1105 metre)
Orientation island: North-northwest - East

Demographic data island

Habited: Yes
Number of inhabitants: 137699
Population density: 184.40 inh/km2
Important places (direction): Ribeira Grande (N), Vila Franca do Campo Z)

Naming - Location

Local native name: São Miguel
Archipelago (island group): Azores
Neighboring islands
(Island hopping):
1) Ilhéu de Vila Franca 0.494 km South
2) Santa Maria 80.3 km SouthSouthEast
3) Terceira 137.4 km NorthWest
4) São Jorge 182.9 km WestNorthWest
5) Pico 200.2 km WestNorthWest
6) Graciosa 223 km NorthWest
7) Faial 252.4 km WestNorthWest
8) Flores 491.5 km WestNorthWest
9) Corvo 497.7 km WestNorthWest
10) Madeira 902.3 km SouthEast
11) Ilhas Desertas 970.3 km EastSouthEast
12) Ilhas Desertas 972 km EastSouthEast
13) Ilhas Desertas 983.2 km SouthEast
14) La Palma 1193.5 km SouthEast
15) La Gomera 1286.3 km SouthEast
16) El Hierro 1286.5 km SouthSouthEast
17) Tenerife 1293.5 km SouthEast
18) Gran Canaria 1380.4 km SouthEast
19) Alegranza 1419.9 km SouthEast
20) Montaña Clara 1427 km SouthEast
21) Lanzarote 1429.1 km SouthEast
22) Graciosa 1429.9 km SouthEast
23) Fuerteventura 1441 km SouthEast
24) Isla de Lobos 1450.1 km SouthEast
25) Isla de Salvora 1463.9 km EastNorthEast
Country: Portugal
Location in Country: West-northwest
Name Região Autónoma: Autonomous Region Azores
Name Concelho: municipalities : 1) Ponta Delgada 2) Ribeira Grande 3) Nordeste 4) Lagoa 5) Vila Franca do Campo 6) Povoação
Main place: Ponta Delgada
Location Main place: South-southwest
Sea: Atlantic Ocean
Distance to main land: 1364 km
Nearest Country: Portugal
Type Rock outcrop: vulcanic
island-Type: island in sea
Remarks: Largest island and also most populated of the archipelago

Topographic islandmap São Miguel

São Miguel map

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Height map of São Miguel

São Miguel Digital terrain model - DTM

Relief: Height Classes in percentages

Relief: Slope Classes in percentages

Weather at São Miguel

The weather type in Ribeira Grande Municipalitylight rainweericoon
Current temperature: 16 degrees Celcius
Precipitation last 3 hours: No precipitation
Wind: 3.6 meter per second (Wind force - bft 3)
Winddirection: North
Atmospheric pressure: 1017 mb
Humidity: 99 %
Daylength at 18 July 2024:14 hour and 28 minutes
Sunrise: 08:34 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset: 23:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Weather-page: São Miguel

The weather for the next few hours

Ribeira Grande Municipality - PT (longitude: -25.4815, latitude: 37.7963)
Distance weather station to the center island (direction NNW): not known
18 degrees Celcius
1018 mbar
light rainweericoon
20 degrees Celcius
1019 mbar
light rainweericoon
22 degrees Celcius
1019 mbar
light rainweericoon
22 degrees Celcius
1019 mbar
light rainweericoon
19 degrees Celcius
1020 mbar
broken cloudsweericoon

Climate: Temperature and Precipitation

Transport on your island-holiday

Directly accessible from Western Europe (The Netherlands) by plane: Yes
International airport present : Yes
Accessible by car: No
Distance from Western Europe (The Netherlands) (rough estimate): 3667 km
Ferry connection - Car - Car - with mainland: No
Boat Connection - pedestrian - with mainland: No
Bicycle facilities: Yes

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