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image photo of the flag of Huelva
Tourist map of Huelva (clickable): scale 1cm= km
Badajoz Cádiz Huelva Seville Tourist map of Huelva

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Huelva

: The city lies on the confluence of the rivers Odiel and Rio Tinto, 90 kilometers west of Seville. The Andalusian city is known because of Christopher Columbus, he departed from Palos de la Frontera. In the provincial museum's special attention is paid to this famous explorer of the New World.

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National park Doñana

: Nature park at the mouth of the Guadalquivir river and the Atlantic Ocean at the border with the province of Seville. The area consists of marshes and dunes and is a must for bird-lovers. The birds that exists in this area includes flamingos and cranes.



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Aracena caves

: Gruta de las maravillas: one of the most spectacular and largest caves in Spain with stalagmites, stalactites and (cave)lakes. The cave has several rooms with large height-differences and some rooms are 50 meters high in altitude. The cave is located in the town of Arcena in the north of the province of Huelva.

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Nature park Sierra de Aracena

: Ideal walking (and cycling)-area for spring-time and the autumn with rolling wooded hills with cork oaks.

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Village El Rocío

: Place where pilgrims from all over Spain (on horses) come together to honor Virgen del Rocío. The village lies at the national park of Doñana.

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Monastery La Rábida

: In the town of Palos de la Frontera in the south of Huelva. In this monastery Columbus prepared for his voyages.

The weather and climate

1) Current weather in Huelva (temperature, precipitation).



2) Weather forecast Huelva

3) Weather forecast for tomorrow (meteo online - spanish radar for precipitation): see left.

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General Information Huelva

population: 497.671 (1,1%, 31e)
density (people/km2): 49 (30e)
area (km2): 10.128 (2,0%, 25e)
cities: Moguer, Lepe, Isla Cristina
sun hours in winter: 6
sun hours in summer: 12
tourism (%): 1,4 (19e)
bed places per km2: 1,8 (22e)
landscape: coast (wetlands), hills
highest elevation point: Bonales 1.055 meter
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Land use Huelva

 Forest   2563 km2 
 26% 
 Other nature   3203 km2 
 32% 
 Agriculture   3659 km2 
 36% 
 Grassland   391 km2 
 4% 
 Water   146 km2 
 1% 
 Urban area   65 km2 
 1% 

Climate: Mean temperature (°C) and Precipitaion (mm)

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Weather Huelva