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Map of Rhodes - Geography

 

  • Geographic coordinates: Lat. 36 north/Long. 28 east
  • Geographic coordinates of Rhodes Port : 36°26´ 40.0" N, 28°16´ 50" E
  • Surface : 1398s.kms (868.676s mi)
  • Population : 130.000 inhabitants (in 2004)
  • Average Temperatures : 24° - 33° (75.2° - 91.4°) in Summer, 8°-15° (46.4° - 59°) in Winter
  • Time Zone : GMT+2
  • Distance from Athens : 434 kms (269.675 mil)


Rhodes, Greece Weather
Temperature (Fahrenheit)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
High 58 58 62 67 74 81 85 85 81 75 67 61
Low 49 49 52 56 62 69 73 74 71 65 57 52
Temperature (Celsius)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
High 14 14 17 19 23 27 29 29 27 24 19 16
Low 9 9 11 13 17 21 23 23 22 18 14 11
Precipitation Days
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Days 15 12 9 7 4 1 n/a n/a 1 5 10 15
Humidity
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Percent 74 73 75 70 69 64 64 68 68 74 76 76

 

Rhodes is lying on the south-east corner of the Aegean, opposite the coast of Asia Minor . The island of Rhodes is the biggest one in the Dodecanese ( Twelve Islands ) group, although finally prevailing, does not correspond to the actual number of islands making up the Prefecture, there being many more than twelve.

The island has a total area of 1398 square kms (868.676s mi) and is 79, 7 kms (49.0883 mi) long and 38 kms (23.6121) wide. Along the entire length of the island is formed a mountain range, whose highest peaks are those of Atavyros (1.215 meters, 3.986.220 ') Artamytis (850 meters, 2788.713 ' ) and Profitis Elias (809 meters, 2654.199 ').


 

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