The Azores are an archipelago that belongs to Portugal formed by 9 islands and a few islets, with a total population of 246 thousand inhabitants. They are located at 1600 kilometers from Lisbon and 2100 Kilometers from the United States.
In regards to the climate of the Azores, the average air temperatures is 13ºC in winter and 24ºC in summer with a relative humidity average of 75%. Ocean temperatures have an average of 17ºC and 23ºC, the winter and summer climates are influenced by the Gulfstream.
In the Azores, precipitation is frequent in the winter months and even during summer time the climate can be unpredictable giving strength to the expression that "in the Azores, there are 4 Seasons in one day."