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General information - Location

CountryFaroe Islands
Location in country South
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -6.9528,Lat: 61.6037 marker
Elevation96 meter above sea level
Local time17:35:11pm
At islandSuðuroy
Name province/regionSuðuroy
Name SubregionHvalba

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Sandvík3.7 km NorthEast
2 Trongisvágur7.4 km SouthEast
3 Øravíkslíð9.3 km SouthEast
4 Tvøroyri9.5 km SouthEast
5 Fámjin9.6 km South

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 TórshavnFaroe-islands49 km NorthNorthEast
2 Glasgow   Scotland665 km South
3 Belfast   Northern-ireland784 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Hvalba lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction SouthSouthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Sandsvatn (0.6 km2 at a distance of 27.5 km in NorthNorthEastern direction).The place is located at an island named Suðuroy. The distance to the mainland is 321.3 km.

Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 4%, low location: 52%, hill: 45%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Glasgow International Airport (at a distance of 655 km and direction South).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Vágar Airport (at a distance of 54 km in Northern direction).

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Hvalba in country Faroe-islands

Hvalba 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 Ireland356 km SouthSouthEast
2 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland434 km SouthSouthWest
3 Vatnajökull National Park - Dynamic Nature of Fire and IceIceland594 km NorthWest

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Current weather at Hamar

Type of weather in Hamarovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 8 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 8.8 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: North East
Air pressure: 1022 mb
Humidity: 80 %
Daylength at 23 May 2024:18 hour and 15 minutes
Sunrise :05:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :23:32 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Hamar - FO (longitude: -6.9528, latitude: 61.6037)
Distance weather station to place (direction ONO): 0 Kilometers

8 degrees
1022 mbar
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8 degrees
1022 mbar
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8 degrees
1020 mbar
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7 degrees
1020 mbar
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8 degrees
1019 mbar
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8 degrees
1019 mbar
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9 degrees
1019 mbar
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9 degrees
1018 mbar
light rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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