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Higher Town

Higher Town

General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country Southwest
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -6.2833,Lat: 49.9613 marker
Elevation73 meter above sea level
Local time18:51:43pm
At islandSt Martins
Name England
Name Isles of Scilly
Name St. Martin's

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 New Grimsby3.9 km West
2 Maypole4 km SouthSouthWest
3 The Town5.2 km West
4 Old Town5.6 km SouthSouthWest
5 Hugh Town5.6 km SouthSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 St. Peter Port   Guernsey276 km EastSouthEast
2 Cardiff    Wales278 km EastNorthEast
3 St Helier   Jersey313 km EastSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Higher Town lies at the Celtic Sea (direction WestSouthWest). The nearest bigger lake is The Loe/Carminowe Creek (0.7 km2 at a distance of 71.7 km in Eastern direction).The place is located at an island named St Martins. The distance to the mainland is 40.6 km.

The most nearby international border is the English-Welsh border with a straight distance of 315 km in EastNorthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 441 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 34%, low location: 66%, The hills are mainly southwestern orientated. The most common land use in the area is agriculture.

Name area (subregions, nature area, hills, mountains, landscape)
Isles Of Scilly

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Shannon Airport (at a distance of 357 km and direction NorthNorthWest).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Agriculture   9.4 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Higher Town in country England

Higher Town at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Cornwall and West Devon Mining LandscapeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland67 km East
2 Dorset and East Devon CoastUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland248 km East
3 Blaenavon Industrial LandscapeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland302 km EastNorthEast

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Sennen

Type of weather in Sennenscattered clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 5 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 2.68 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 2)
Wind direction: North West
Air pressure: 1011 mb
Humidity: 78 %
Daylength at 9 December 2022:8 hour and 13 minutes
Sunrise :09:11 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:23 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Sennen - GB (longitude: -6.2833, latitude: 49.9613)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZZW): 0 Kilometers

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7 degrees
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8 degrees
1010 mbar
light rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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