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General information - Location

CountryFaroe Islands
Location in country East
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -6.5374,Lat: 62.2563 marker
Elevation174 meter above sea level
Local time5:53:59am
At islandBorðoy
Name Norðoyar
Name Klaksvík

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Ánirnar2 km West
2 Norðtoftir2.6 km NorthEast
3 Haraldsund4 km NorthWest
4 Klaksvík4.2 km SouthWest
5 Norðdepil4.5 km NorthNorthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 TórshavnFaroe-islands28 km SouthWest
2 Glasgow   Scotland731 km South
3 Reykjavík   Iceland791 km NorthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Árnafjørður lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction SouthSouthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Eiðisvatn (0.9 km2 at a distance of 26.3 km in WestNorthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named Borðoy. The distance to the mainland is 403.1 km.

Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 3%, low location: 57%, hill: 40%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Bergen Airport, Flesland (at a distance of 665 km and direction EastSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Vágar Airport (at a distance of 44 km in WestSouthWestern direction).


Location of Árnafjørður in country Faroe-islands

Árnafjørður at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Heart of Neolithic OrkneyUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland405 km SouthSouthEast
2 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland510 km SouthSouthWest
3 Vatnajökull National Park - Dynamic Nature of Fire and IceIceland571 km NorthWest

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Klaksvik: road

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-09-25 06:42:21
Placename webcam: Klaksvik - Norðoyar region - Faroe Islands
Bings maps Klaksvik

Name webcam: Svinoy › North-West

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-09-25 06:09:05
Placename webcam: Svinoy - Norðoyar region - Faroe Islands
Bings maps Svinoy

Name webcam: Svinoy › North-East

Current time

Current weather at Norðoyar region

Type of weather in Norðoyar regionovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 11 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 15.93 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 7)
Wind direction: South West
Air pressure: 1000 mb
Humidity: 84 %
Daylength at 25 September 2022:12 hour and 2 minutes
Sunrise :08:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :20:18 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming hours

Norðoyar region - FO (longitude: -6.5374, latitude: 62.2563)
Distance weather station to place (direction WNW): 0 Kilometers

11 degrees
995 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
11 degrees
989 mbar
light rainweericoon
9 degrees
983 mbar
light rainweericoon
6 degrees
986 mbar
light rainweericoon
5 degrees
989 mbar
light rainweericoon

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