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General information - Location

CountryFaroe Islands
Location in country Southwest
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -7.3715,Lat: 62.088 marker
Elevation32 meter above sea level
Local time20:26:31pm
At islandVágar
Name province/regionVágar
Name SubregionSørvágur

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Sørvágur3.8 km SouthEast
2 Gásadalur4.1 km NorthWest
3 Vatnsoyrar6.5 km EastSouthEast
4 Miðvágur9.6 km SouthEast
5 Sandavágur12.3 km EastSouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 TórshavnFaroe-islands33 km EastSouthEast
2 Glasgow   Scotland723 km South
3 Reykjavík   Iceland758 km NorthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Bøur lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction WestSouthWest). The nearest bigger lake is Fjallavatn (1.1 km2 at a distance of 4.3 km in NorthEastern direction).The place is located at an island named Vágar. The distance to the mainland is 396.5 km.

Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 2%, low location: 73%, hill: 25%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Bergen Airport, Flesland (at a distance of 704 km and direction EastSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Vágar Airport (at a distance of 5.6 km in SouthEastern direction).

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Bøur in country Faroe-islands

Bøur at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Heart of Neolithic OrkneyUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland412 km SouthSouthEast
2 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland483 km SouthSouthWest
3 Vatnajökull National Park - Dynamic Nature of Fire and IceIceland545 km NorthWest

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Sørvágur

Type of weather in Sørvágurlight rain weericoon
Current temperature: 4 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 12.35 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 6)
Wind direction: West
Air pressure: 991 mb
Humidity: 75 %
Daylength at 27 February 2024:10 hour and 3 minutes
Sunrise :08:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:44 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Sørvágur - FO (longitude: -7.3715, latitude: 62.088)
Distance weather station to place (direction WNW): 0 Kilometers

5 degrees
992 mbar
light snowweericoon
5 degrees
994 mbar
light rainweericoon
6 degrees
996 mbar
light rainweericoon
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996 mbar
light rainweericoon
6 degrees
995 mbar
light rainweericoon
5 degrees
991 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
6 degrees
985 mbar
light rainweericoon
6 degrees
978 mbar
light rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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