Comune di Austis

Location of Austis in Sardinia

Coordinates: 40°4′N 9°5′E / 40.067°N 9.083°E / 40.067; 9.083
Country Italy
Region Sardinia
Province / Metropolitan city Nuoro (NU)
  Mayor Lucia Chessa Galisai
  Total 50.7 km2 (19.6 sq mi)
Elevation 737 m (2,418 ft)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
  Total 881
  Density 17/km2 (45/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Austesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 08030
Dialing code 0784
Website Official website

Austis (Latin: Augustae, Sardinian: Aùstis)[2] is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Nuoro in the Italian region Sardinia, located about 90 kilometres (56 mi) north of Cagliari and about 35 kilometres (22 mi) southwest of Nuoro.

Austis borders the following municipalities: Neoneli, Nughedu Santa Vittoria, Olzai, Ortueri, Sorgono, Teti, Tiana.


  1. All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. Richard Talbert, Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World, (ISBN 0-691-03169-X), Map 48.

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