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General information - Location

CountryFaroe Islands
Location in country West
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -7.436,Lat: 62.1097 marker
Elevation16 meter above sea level
Local time21:09:57pm
At islandVágar
Name province/regionVágar
Name SubregionSørvágur

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Bøur4.1 km SouthEast
2 Sørvágur7.9 km SouthEast
3 Vatnsoyrar10.4 km SouthEast
4 Mykines11.1 km West
5 Miðvágur13.6 km SouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 TórshavnFaroe-islands37 km EastSouthEast
2 Glasgow   Scotland726 km South
3 Reykjavík   Iceland754 km NorthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Gásadalur lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction SouthWest). The nearest bigger lake is Fjallavatn (1.1 km2 at a distance of 6 km in Eastern 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): 3%, low location: 63%, hill: 33%, low mountains: 1%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Bergen Airport, Flesland (at a distance of 707 km and direction EastSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Vágar Airport (at a distance of 9.7 km in SouthEastern direction).

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Gásadalur in country Faroe-islands

Gásadalur 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 Ireland416 km SouthSouthEast
2 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland485 km SouthSouthWest
3 Vatnajökull National Park - Dynamic Nature of Fire and IceIceland541 km NorthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Sørvágur

Type of weather in Sørvágurlight rain weericoon
Current temperature: 4 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 14.4 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 7)
Wind direction: West North West
Air pressure: 991 mb
Humidity: 87 %
Daylength at 27 February 2024:10 hour and 3 minutes
Sunrise :08:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:44 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Sørvágur - FO (longitude: -7.436, latitude: 62.1097)
Distance weather station to place (direction WNW): 0 Kilometers

5 degrees
994 mbar
light rainweericoon
6 degrees
996 mbar
light rainweericoon
6 degrees
996 mbar
light rainweericoon
6 degrees
995 mbar
light rainweericoon
5 degrees
991 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
6 degrees
985 mbar
light rainweericoon
7 degrees
978 mbar
light rainweericoon
7 degrees
974 mbar
moderate rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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