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

Physical characteristics - Location

Coordinates: long: -28.33248 lat : 38.46938
Coordinates (gr,min,sec): long: -28°19'56.9352 lat : 38°28'0.975
Surface area: 445 km2 (1.172 x Isle of Wight)
Length coastline: 136.3 km
Average height: 468 metre
Length island: 46.2 km
Maximum width island (estimate): 15.9 km
Name : Mount Pico (2351 metre)
Orientation island: Northwest - East-southeast

Demographic data island

Habited: Yes
Number of inhabitants: 14144
Population density: 31.60 inh/km2
Important places (direction): Sao Roque do Pico (N), Lajes do Pico (Z)

Naming - Location

Local native name: Pico
Archipelago (island group): Azores
Neighboring islands
(Island hopping):
1) Faial 5996 km SouthSouthEast
2) São Jorge 17714 km EastNorthEast
3) Graciosa 59734 km EastNorthEast
4) Terceira 65700 km NorthNorthEast
5) São Miguel 200166 km NorthNorthWest
6) Ilhéu de Vila Franca 239834 km NorthNorthWest
7) Flores 246192 km SouthSouthEast
8) Corvo 255132 km SouthSouthEast
9) Santa Maria 296095 km NorthNorthWest
10) Madeira 1154821 km NorthNorthWest
11) Ilhas Desertas 1224208 km NorthNorthWest
12) Ilhas Desertas 1225877 km NorthNorthWest
13) Ilhas Desertas 1236608 km NorthNorthWest
14) La Palma 1412813 km NorthWest
15) El Hierro 1496561 km NorthWest
16) La Gomera 1506537 km NorthWest
17) Tenerife 1517912 km NorthWest
18) Gran Canaria 1612013 km NorthWest
19) Alegranza 1668683 km NorthNorthWest
20) Isla de Salvora 1670191 km NorthNorthEast
21) Isla de Ons 1674006 km NorthNorthEast
22) Islas Cies 1674191 km NorthNorthEast
23) Isla de San Martiño o del Sur 1674261 km NorthNorthEast
24) Lanzarote 1674999 km NorthWest
25) Montaña Clara 1675258 km NorthNorthWest
Country: Portugal
Location in Country: West-northwest
Name Região Autónoma: Autonomous Region Azores
Name Concelho: municipalites : 1) Velas 2) Calheta
Main place: Madalena
Location Main place: West-northwest
Sea: Atlantic Ocean
Distance to main land: 1606 km
Nearest Country: Portugal
Type Rock outcrop: vulcanic
island-Type: island in sea

Topographic islandmap Pico

Pico map

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Map Pico Portugal

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Height map of Pico

Pico Digital terrain model - DTM

Relief: Height Classes in percentages

Relief: Slope Classes in percentages

Weather at Pico

The weather type in São Roque do Picobroken cloudsweericoon
Current temperature: 14 degrees Celcius
Precipitation last 3 hours: No precipitation
Wind: 5.14 meter per second (Wind force - bft 3)
Winddirection: East
Atmospheric pressure: 1032 mb
Humidity: 72 %
Daylength at 4 July 2022:14 hour and 47 minutes
Sunrise: 08:34 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset: 23:20 Europe/Amsterdam
Weather-page: Pico

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): 3835 km
Ferry connection - Car - Car - with mainland: No
Boat Connection - pedestrian - with mainland: No
Bicycle facilities: No

island-Sights, island-Tourism - island-attractions

Wikipedia Pico ?> Wikipedia: Wikipedia Pico
Tourist information: Info Pico
Youtube: Youtube Pico
UNESCO Pico Portugal ?> UNESCO: Landscape of the Pico Island Vineyard Culture

island accommodation: Hotel ,Holiday Home, Camping

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Social media - Multimedia

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