Environment and territory - Geography

The town is located in a strategic position in a border area between hills and mountains. This element in addition to a good connection with the main road S.S. 13, the railway, the motorway and the nearness to Udine (approx. 20 Km) points out the good geographical position of Artegna.

Some information
Elevation: m 212 a. s. l.
Total area: approx. Kmq 12

North: Gemona del Friuli
North-East: Montenars
East: Magnano in Riviera
South-East: Treppo Grande
South: Buia

Sowable lands, vineyards, orchards, pastures 58%
Woods 14%
Urban area 27%
Other areas (rivers, etc.) 1%

Annual average temperature: 13° C
Annual precipitation: mm 1.800
Altimetric area: hilly and mountain area

Artegna  can be reached by car: there is the Pontebbana  main road (SS 13) which crosses the territory; by train: there is a station in Artegna (line: Udine-Tarvisio) and by using other provincial roads (SP):
•    Tarcento-Magnano-Artegna-Gemona (SP 20)
•    Artegna-Buia (SP 28)
•    Artegna-Montenars (SP 34)