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Placed in the north of the Iberian peninsula.
It borders in the northern part on the
principality of Asturias, Cantabria and the
Basque Country; in the southern part with
the Community of Madrid, Castile-La
Mancha and Estremadura in the eastern
The territory forms it, especially the
Plateau and the mountainous belt that
surrounds it. It has an altitude of 800
meters in which they predominate over the
dry and arid landscapes. In the northern
part there are spied Leon's saws, Palencia
and Burgos, of high summits, which belong
to the Cantabrian mountain chain. Over
Soria there spread the mountains of the
Iberian System, in which it blunts the
In the southern part, there raises the
Central System, which Sierra de Gata and
Gredos in the western part, and
Guadarrama and Ayllón in the eastern part
divide the Plateau in two.
The river Duero crosses the whole community, is born in Urbión's Beaks, in
Soria, and crosses 897 km up to ending in the Portuguese locality of
Oporto. For the right margen it gets the waters of several tributaries, as
the Pisuerga, the Valderaduey, Elsa, the Adaja and the Duratón, and for
the left side, those of the Tormes, the Huebra, the Águeda, the Coa and
His climate is Mediterranean of continental type, long and cold winters
and short summers with variable temperatures according to the zone. The
rains are distributed of irregular form, being a spring and autumn the
most rainy stations.
It is situated in the center of the
Iberian peninsula. It borders in the
northern part and in the western
part on Castile and León, and in
the southern part and in the
eastern part on Castile-La Mancha.
The territory fitted between the
Central System and the valley of
Tajo, distributes between the saw
and the plain. The saw Of Madrid
belongs to the Central System and
divides in three differentiated well
sets: Ayllón's saw, in which they lift
the top of Seven Beaks and Rock
Cebollera; the saw of Guadarrama,
with the Peñalara; and the saw of
All rivers except some that they are
born in the saw of Guadarrama and
end in the Duero, are affluent of the
right margen of the Tajo. The most
important are the Jarama, the
Guadarrama and the Alberche.
The altitude of the Plateau as well as
the belt of mountains that surround it
prevent that there come to the
region the masses of humid air from
His climate is Mediterranean,
possesses own characteristics of the
continental one, for the scanty
rainfalls. The summers are long and
warm. The winters are cold. It rains
mas in autumn and in the saw the
snowfalls abound in winter.