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General information - Location

CountryFaroe Islands
Location in country West
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -7.6477,Lat: 62.1043 marker
Elevation2 meter above sea level
Local time23:14:33pm
At islandMykines
Name province/regionVágar
Name SubregionSørvágur

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Gásadalur11.1 km East
2 Bøur14.5 km EastSouthEast
3 Sørvágur18.2 km EastSouthEast
4 Vatnsoyrar21 km EastSouthEast
5 Miðvágur23.9 km EastSouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 TórshavnFaroe-islands47 km EastSouthEast
2 Glasgow   Scotland728 km South
3 Reykjavík   Iceland745 km NorthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Mykines lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction NorthNorthWest). The nearest bigger lake is Fjallavatn (1.1 km2 at a distance of 17 km in Eastern direction).The place is located at an island named Mykines. The distance to the mainland is 409.6 km.

Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 10%, low location: 81%, hill: 9%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Glasgow International Airport (at a distance of 718 km and direction South).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Vágar Airport (at a distance of 20 km in EastSouthEastern direction).

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Mykines in country Faroe-islands

Mykines 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 Ireland422 km SouthSouthEast
2 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland482 km SouthSouthWest
3 Vatnajökull National Park - Dynamic Nature of Fire and IceIceland532 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 intensity drizzle weericoon
Current temperature: 7 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 11.32 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 6)
Wind direction: North
Air pressure: 1015 mb
Humidity: 87 %
Daylength at 18 June 2024:19 hour and 46 minutes
Sunrise :04:38 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :00:24 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Sørvágur - FO (longitude: -7.6477, latitude: 62.1043)
Distance weather station to place (direction W): 0.01 Kilometers

7 degrees
1017 mbar
light rainweericoon
7 degrees
1019 mbar
light rainweericoon
7 degrees
1020 mbar
broken cloudsweericoon
7 degrees
1020 mbar
clear skyweericoon
8 degrees
1019 mbar
few cloudsweericoon
9 degrees
1017 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
9 degrees
1015 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
9 degrees
1014 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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