Where Is Spain?

Spain is at 40 degrees latitude and 4 degrees longitude on the Iberian Peninsula. It is in southwest Europe and borders France, Portugal, Andorra and Gibraltar. It also borders the Mediterranean Sea, the Atlantic Ocean, the Bay of Biscay and the Pyrenees mountain range.

Spain has regions near Morocco. The country owns the Canary Islands in the Atlantic Ocean and the Balearic Islands in the Mediterranean Sea. The Canary Islands are Spain's highest geological point at 3,718 meters. Spain is 498,980 square kilometers and its coastline is 4,964 kilometers long. Spain's weather is temperate along the coast with hot summers and cold winters inland.