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

Physical characteristics - Location

Coordinates: long: 14.97121 lat : 38.39471
Coordinates (gr,min,sec): long: 14°5'49.6356 lat : 38°23'40.9524
Surface area: 20.9 km2 (0.055 x Isle of Wight)
Length coastline: 32.3 km
Average height: 197 metre
Length island: 8 km
Maximum width island (estimate): 3.8 km
Name : Monte Aria (501 metre)
Orientation island: Northwest - Southeast

Demographic data island

Habited: Yes
Number of inhabitants: 714
Population density: 34 inh/km2
Important places (direction): Vulcano piano (M)

Naming - Location

Local native name: Vulcano
Archipelago (island group): Aeolian Islands
Neighboring islands
(Island hopping):
1) Lipari 9.43 km NorthNorthWest
2) Salina 21.2 km NorthWest
3) Panarea 27.4 km NorthNorthEast
4) Filicudi 40.1 km WestNorthWest
5) Stromboli 48.4 km NorthNorthEast
Country: Italy
Location in Country: South
Name regione: Autonomous region Sicily
Name Provincia : Province Messina
Main place: Vulcano Porto
Location Main place: Northeast
Sea: Tyrrhenian Sea
Distance to main land: 57.3 km
Nearest Country: Italy
Type Rock outcrop: vulcanic
island-Type: island in sea
Remarks: Volcano last active in the 19th century


Topographic islandmap Vulcano

Vulcano map

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Relief: Height Classes in percentages


Relief: Slope Classes in percentages



Weather at Vulcano

Weather Type: Clear
Current temperature: 19.3 degrees Celcius wunderground
Wind: From the ENE at 1.0 MPH Gusting to 2.0 MPH
Winddirection: ENE
Atmospheric pressure: 1018 mb
Weather-page: Vulcano

Climate: Temperature and Precipitation

Transport on your island-holiday

coming soon: car rental
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): 2214 km
Ferry connection - Car - Car - with mainland: No
Boat Connection - pedestrian - with mainland: Yes
Ferry - Car - connect with another island - Island hopping: No
Boat Connection - pedestrian - with another island: No
Bicycle facilities: Yes

island-Sights, island-Tourism - island-attractions

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Landuse Vulcano

 Forest   0.4 km2 
 2% 
 Nature   13.7 km2 
 66% 
 Agriculture   3.3 km2 
 16% 
 Wet nature   0 km2 
 0% 
 Water   0.2 km2 
 1% 
 Urban area   1.1 km2 
 5% 
 Infrastructure   0 km2 
 0% 
 Viticulture   0 km2 
 0% 
 Rock outcrop   2.2 km2 
 10%