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MOS is a municipality in Galicia , Spain in the province of Pontevedra
Pontevedra
and next to Vigo
Vigo
.

The Louro River floods through Mos from North to South, making the municipality a valley region. View of Mos

There is no significant urban nucleus and most of the population live scattered across the municipality. Family-owned farms and vineyards are very common.

CONTENTS

* 1 Weather * 2 Education * 3 Economy * 4 Government * 5 Communications

WEATHER

The key feature of the climate of Mos is the existence of two very different microclimates, a mountain and a valley, represented near Comber and O Porriño, respectively. The average temperature is 14.05 °C.

EDUCATION

Mos has a high school, the IES de Mos.

Mos is home to the O Castro British School, which starts from nursery through to KS4

ECONOMY

Mos has a strong industry, and because of its geographical position between Vigo
Vigo
and the Portuguese border, it is crossed by many transport infrastructures. Recently, the announcement of the construction of a high-speed railway track and a new highway has resulted in numerous demonstrations and protests.

GOVERNMENT

Since December 2008, the municipality is governed by Nidia Arévalo, former People\'s Party councilor after a vote of no confidence.

COMMUNICATIONS

Four major roads crossing southern Galicia Mos: the N-550 (Tui - A Coruña), AP-9 (Atlantic Highway), the A-52 (Vigo, Ourense) and A-55 (Vigo-Portugal).

Vigo
Vigo
Airport (VGO) is partially in the boundaries of Mos.

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Municipalities in the province of Pontevedra
Pontevedra

* Agolada
Agolada
* Arbo * Baiona * Barro * Bueu * Caldas de Reis
Caldas de Reis
* Cambados * Campo Lameiro
Campo Lameiro
* Cangas * A Cañiza
A Cañiza
* Catoira * Cerdedo * Cotobade * Covelo * Crecente * Cuntis
Cuntis
* Dozón * A Estrada
A Estrada
* Forcarei * Fornelos de Montes
Fornelos de Montes
* Gondomar * O Grove
O Grove
* A Guarda
A Guarda
* A Illa de Arousa
A Illa de Arousa
* Lalín
Lalín
* A Lama * Marín * Meaño
Meaño
* Meis
Meis
* Moaña * Mondariz * Mondariz – Balneario * Moraña * Mos * As Neves * Nigrán * Oia * Pazos de Borbén
Pazos de Borbén
* Poio * Ponte Caldelas * Ponteareas * Pontecesures * Pontevedra
Pontevedra
* O Porriño *