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General information - Location

CountryFaroe Islands
Location in country East
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -6.6063,Lat: 62.2738 marker
Elevation20 meter above sea level
Local time6:57:52am
At islandKunoy
Name Norðoyar
Name Kunoy

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Ánirnar2.5 km SouthSouthEast
2 Kunoy4 km NorthWest
3 Árnafjørður4 km SouthEast
4 Syðradalur4.4 km WestSouthWest
5 Húsar4.7 km West

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 TórshavnFaroe-islands29 km SouthSouthWest
2 Glasgow   Scotland734 km South
3 Reykjavík   Iceland787 km NorthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Haraldsund lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction East). The nearest bigger lake is Eiðisvatn (0.9 km2 at a distance of 22.6 km in WestNorthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named Kunoy. The distance to the mainland is 412.9 km.

Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 6%, low location: 51%, hill: 43%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Bergen Airport, Flesland (at a distance of 669 km and direction EastSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Vágar Airport (at a distance of 42 km in WestSouthWestern direction).


Location of Haraldsund in country Faroe-islands

Haraldsund 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 Ireland409 km SouthSouthEast
2 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland511 km SouthSouthWest
3 Vatnajökull National Park - Dynamic Nature of Fire and IceIceland567 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 07:55:58
Placename webcam: Klaksvik - Norðoyar region - Faroe Islands
Bings maps Klaksvik

Name webcam: Syradalur, Kal › East

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-09-25 07:23:17
Placename webcam: Syradalur, Kal - Norðoyar region - Faroe Islands
Bings maps Syradalur, Kal

Name webcam: Runavik: Runavík - Eysturoy

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: 16.52 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 7)
Wind direction: South West
Air pressure: 997 mb
Humidity: 89 %
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: -6.6063, latitude: 62.2738)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZZO): 0 Kilometers

11 degrees
994 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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