Vigo, Galicia » City Info » Geography

Vigo sits on the shore of the Atlantic Ocean. The Mos town is on the East, while Orion and Gondola towns are on the South of Vigo. The 'Cuddy Olivia' is on the southern riverside, and northern riverside, the Peninsula do Mora. Monte del Castro and Monte de la Guia mountains are located near the city centre and across the estuary.

Geographical Coordinates: 42°14′14.12″N 8°43′17.86″W


The average annual temperature in Vigo is 14°C (57°F). Due to its geographical location and length, there is some weather diversity from the sea up to the hills. The weather in the city of Vigo is influenced by the sea and causes slight temperature changes. In the coastal area, temperatures vary from 8°C - 10°C (46°F - 50°F) during the winter and 20°C - 25°C (68°F - 77°F)in the summer. The average rainfall is approximately 1400mm per annum.