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Physical characteristics - Location

Coordinates: long: -25.48145 lat : 37.79635
Coordinates (gr,min,sec): long: -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 494 km West
2) Santa Maria 80275 km WestNorthWest
3) Terceira 137397 km SouthEast
4) São Jorge 182876 km SouthSouthEast
5) Pico 200166 km SouthSouthEast
6) Graciosa 222992 km SouthEast
7) Faial 252424 km SouthSouthEast
8) Flores 491465 km SouthSouthEast
9) Corvo 497733 km SouthSouthEast
10) Madeira 902260 km NorthWest
11) Ilhas Desertas 970258 km NorthNorthWest
12) Ilhas Desertas 971997 km NorthNorthWest
13) Ilhas Desertas 983161 km NorthWest
14) La Palma 1193540 km NorthWest
15) La Gomera 1286306 km NorthWest
16) El Hierro 1286480 km WestNorthWest
17) Tenerife 1293500 km NorthWest
18) Gran Canaria 1380432 km NorthWest
19) Alegranza 1419867 km NorthWest
20) Montaña Clara 1426978 km NorthWest
21) Lanzarote 1429085 km NorthWest
22) Graciosa 1429934 km NorthWest
23) Fuerteventura 1440987 km NorthWest
24) Isla de Lobos 1450144 km NorthWest
25) Isla de Salvora 1463894 km NorthNorthEast
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

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Weather at São Miguel

The weather type in Ribeira Grande Municipalityfew cloudsweericoon
Current temperature: 14 degrees Celcius
Precipitation last 3 hours: No precipitation
Wind: 5.66 meter per second (Wind force - bft 4)
Winddirection: West-northwest
Atmospheric pressure: 1018 mb
Humidity: 89 %
Daylength at 18 May 2022:14 hour and 17 minutes
Sunrise: 08:29 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset: 22:47 Europe/Amsterdam
Weather-page: São Miguel

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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