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General information - Location

CountryFaroe Islands
Location in countryCenter
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -7.2012,Lat: 62.0543 marker
Elevation126 meter above sea level
Local time17:57:27pm
Population1000 (7th largest city in country)
At islandVágar
Name province/regionVágar
Name SubregionVága

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Sandavágur2.9 km East
2 Vatnsoyrar3.4 km NorthWest
3 Sørvágur5.8 km NorthWest
4 Bøur9.6 km NorthWest
5 Kvívík10.1 km NorthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 TórshavnFaroe-islands24 km EastSouthEast
2 Glasgow   Scotland717 km South
3 Reykjavík   Iceland768 km NorthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Miðvágur lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction SouthSouthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Søvagsvatn (3.2 km2 at a distance of 1.5 km in WestSouthWestern 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): 4%, low location: 74%, hill: 22%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated. The surroundings of the place is lightly urbanised.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Bergen Airport, Flesland (at a distance of 694 km and direction EastSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Vágar Airport (at a distance of 4.1 km in WestNorthWestern direction).

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Miðvágur in country Faroe-islands

Miðvágur 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 Ireland404 km SouthSouthEast
2 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland480 km SouthSouthWest
3 Vatnajökull National Park - Dynamic Nature of Fire and IceIceland554 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 Miðvágur

Type of weather in Miðvágurovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 11 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 4.12 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: West North West
Air pressure: 1010 mb
Humidity: 87 %
Daylength at 15 July 2024:18 hour and 46 minutes
Sunrise :05:11 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :23:57 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Miðvágur - FO (longitude: -7.2012, latitude: 62.0543)
Distance weather station to place (direction NW): 0 Kilometers

11 degrees
1009 mbar
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10 degrees
1008 mbar
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9 degrees
1007 mbar
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10 degrees
1007 mbar
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11 degrees
1006 mbar
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11 degrees
1006 mbar
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11 degrees
1006 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
10 degrees
1006 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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